1. Complete the online application form, and in the 300 word statement explain the following:

– Why you have entered the awards
– What is your/your group’s role within the dance activity
– How the dance activity has developed your skills (dance and other skills)

2. Enter into one of these three age brackets (awards will be given in each)

– 11 to 15 year olds
– 16 to 18 year olds
– 19 to 24 year olds

3.  Submit the work that you would like the panel to focus on. Please enter details in the Other Information box on the application form.

4. Submit supporting evidence about your work, one or more of the following:

– Video links of rehearsal or performance footage with any passwords needed
– Videos of yourself talking, describing your dance work
– Links to websites featuring your work
– Photographs

The more evidence you send the more the panel will know about you. Please ensure you put web links and passwords in the “Other Information” box of the application form. When applying, please read all the information carefully first, and ensure that you meet the criteria.

DEADLINE: Monday 25 April 2022, 12pm (midday)

You can find full information about the awards on the Nottingham Young Creative Awards website. You can also email for support with your application.

Image of dancer Jamal Sterrett by Shawn Ryan.