Rauschenberg Dancer Emergency Grants are open for Cycle 5. These are one-time grants of up to $5,000 to professional dancers who have experienced dire financial emergencies due to the COVID-19 pandemic and its consequences, including lack or imminent endangerment of essentials such as housing, medicine/healthcare, utilities, and food. Cycle 5 has a deadline of October 14, for emergency expenses between May 1, 2022 and February 28, 2023. Cycle 6 will open on November 9, with a deadline of December 9.
For program guidelines, an informational video, and the online application, please visit the New York Foundation for the Arts' website.