Dear dancers,

Scholarship application  2019 is open !

We are happy to present Scholarship Program for Goa Contact Festival. This years offer categories include full scholarships for ten dancers, a discounted participation of 5000rs for ten more and 8000rs for another ten dancers. Lunch and dinner included, accommodation not. New applicants and former scholarship students are invited to send us their applications. The facilitators of Support and scholarship program are Vega Luukkonen (FIN) and Tara Raipala (FIN) .

This program supports young dancers from India participating in the international festival for free and discounted. This is a rare opportunity to experience a full spectrum of aspects of Contact Improvisation focusing on research, practice and performance with experienced teachers from all over the world. Participation includes one day of introduction prior to the festival. Facilitators will offer orientation to the festival and some follow-up meetings during the festival in order to create a safe and contained learning environment.

The scholarship program is for Indian nationals only, introduction part is 19/01 and the actual festival from 20-27/01. Please note that participation throughout the duration of 19-27/01 is necessary. The deadline for application process is 11th Dec 2018.

There are also limited amount of scholarship places for other CI-trainings in Goa:  CI- Intensive Training in December and February and Axis Syllabus.

Former participants will help with the  program, offering practical support to the new group of participants, supporting communication, arrival, schedule and general information.

Send your application to with attached CV and motivation letter. Please inform us in this letter for which categorie of support  you are applying for. Make sure it is accordingly to your actual financial possibilities. Dont hesitate to apply for a full scholarship place if there is a necessity.

Happy to see you soon!