Application Form

Application Form

Main Award Application Form

To apply for a LUTSF Main Award 24/25, please complete the full application form below.
Closing date (now extended!): 28 January 2024.
Please carefully read How To Apply and refer to the Frequently Asked Questions page for additional help.

Budget Template download here:

Increasing Access

If you have any questions or difficulty accessing this application, or have any additional access needs please email

We can provide support to remove barriers and improve access for applicants to the awards. This additional resource could support you to access: translation from other languages, application via audio and/or video files, or the support of a producer to write an application. To find out more please email at least 1 week in advance of the closing date (28 January 2024). If you feel your needs are not outlined here please contact us and we will do our best to support you.

Section 1: Contact Details

Access Support: If you are working with a Support Person to complete your application and would like them to be our main point of contact. Please add their email here.
For equal opportunities monitoring purposes

Section 2: Project Summary

This information may be used for publicity so please aim to describe your project clearly, briefly and accurately.
E.g. Barcelona, Spain
This is the sum you are asking LUTSF to fund (not your full project costs).

Section 3: About You

e.g. May 2008 – Aug 2010, London School of Contemporary Dance, achieved a BA, studied specific forms of dance
e.g. Sept 2014 – Nov 2015, Watford Palace Theatre, choreographer

Section 4: Referees

Please give the names and addresses of TWO referees. Both should know you in a professional capacity. Both referees should know about and support your application. You need to submit a letter of support from one of your two referees.

Section 5: Details about your project and why you want to do it

This section must evidence how your project will bring public benefit to your community, workplaces, and/or wider audiences.
Please explain clearly what are your aims and activities. You should describe any preparatory work you have done, contacts you have made, and the reasons for choosing your collaborators/destination organisation(s).
Please outline how the project relates to your work, and will contribute to and inform your professional practice. Please also explain the contribution it will make to the wider dance sector and any plans you have to share your learning for the wider public benefit.

Attach documents here

Your application MUST include the following documents (doc, docx, or pdf)

Click or drag files to this area to upload. You can upload up to 2 files.
Click or drag files to this area to upload. You can upload up to 2 files.
Click or drag files to this area to upload. You can upload up to 2 files.
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