The Scholarship Programme offers around 65 young professional dancers and choreographers from mainly European but also from non European countries the possibility to take part in an intense multinational further training programme. The Programme is a 5 week residency taking place every year in July – August in Vienna within the
frame of ImPulsTanz festival.

The programme focuses on the exchange of ideas and knowledge, not limited by national borders, on concentrated further training, on meeting with internationally renowned artists gathering in Vienna at ImPulsTanz with the aim to orient the career of the participants.


  • dancers and choreographers with decidedly professional ambitions from European, Eastern European and non European countries,
  • preferably between 22 and 28 years of age
  • a good knowledge of English

The quality of the dance background is the main criteria for participation in danceWEB.

Depending on the available sources of financing, 1 or 2 participants per country are selected from
countries of the European Union. In addition, a total of 15-20 participants from Central and Eastern European countries as well as a small number from other regions of the world (Africa, South-East Asia, North/South America, Australia) are selected each year.

Deadline for participation: 15 December 2009.

Key documents: DanceWEB Scholarship –
Application forms internet: