Alliance of Artists Communities
20th Anniversary Conference | October 19-22 | Chicago

Ways to Save

[ registration discounts ]   [ scholarships ]   [ room sharing ]

The Alliance of Artists Communities is committed to making the conference affordable. We've reduced participants' out-of-pocket expenses by including more meals and evening events and we offer a variety of ways for you to save on the conference. We understand that attending the conference is a significant investment of time and resources, and we are grateful for your participation!

REGISTRATION DISCOUNTS

discounts

Take advantage of registration discounts, which may be combined.

Early Birds: Registrations received by August 19 receive a $50 discount off the full conference rate or $25 off the single-day rate.

Members: Individual members of the Alliance and staff/board of organizational, affiliate, and emerging program members receive a $50 discount off the full conference rate or $25 off the single-day rate.

Teams: Additional registrants from the same organization receive a $50 discount off the full conference rate or $25 off the single-day rate. (Discount does not apply to the first registrant.)

College Students: Degree-seeking students receive significant registration discounts. (Students must provide school and degree information upon registration.)


SCHOLARSHIPS

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Dance Scholarships

Conference underwriting and $500 in travel support are available for administrators of creative residency programs in dance/choreography, thanks to the generous support of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Registration fees will be waived for accepted applicants and participants will receive a $500 travel grant following the conference. The Alliance is committed to furthering the capacity of the dance field, by supporting dance/choreography residency programs. Scholarships are available to administrators of residency programs that primarily serve dance, or that have as a primary focus residencies for performance-based artists, including dance. Scholarships are limited, and in the event there are more scholarship requests than available funds, applicants who have not previously received scholarships will be given preference. Only one applicant per organization is eligible to receive a scholarship. If you have further questions about eligibility, please contact Caitlin Strokosch.

To apply for a scholarship: Select "Scholarship Applicant" on the registration form. Early applications are encouraged; applicants will be notified of scholarship awards starting August 25.

*Please note: Scholarships for dance administrators are at capacity. If you wish to be added to a wait list, please fill out the scholarship registration form and we will contact you if additional funds are made available.*

The Joyce Foundation

Scholarships for People of Color

Conference underwriting and $500 in travel support are available for administrators who identify as people of color and are residents of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, or Wisconsin. Scholarships are made possible thanks to the generous support of The Joyce Foundation.

Registration fees will be waived for accepted applicants and participants will receive a $500 travel grant following the conference. Scholarships are limited, and in the event there are more scholarship requests than available funds, applicants who have not previously received scholarships will be given preference. Only one applicant per organization is eligible to receive a scholarship. If you have further questions about eligibility, please contact Caitlin Strokosch.

To apply for a scholarship: Select "Scholarship Applicant" on the registration form. Early applications are encouraged; applicants will be notified of scholarship awards starting August 25.

Illinois Arts Council

Scholarships for Illinois Residents

Conference underwriting is available for arts administrators and artists who live and/or work in Illinois, thanks to the generous support of the Illinois Arts Council.

Registration fees will be waived for accepted applicants. Scholarships are limited, and in the event there are more scholarship requests than available funds, applicants who have not previously received scholarships will be given preference. Only one applicant per organization is eligible to receive a scholarship. If you have further questions about eligibility, please contact Caitlin Strokosch.

To apply for a scholarship: Select "Scholarship Applicant" on the registration form. Indicate whether you intend to participate in the full conference or specific sessions/events only. Early applications are encouraged; applicants will be notified of scholarship awards starting August 25.

*Please note: Scholarships for Illinois administrators are at capacity. If you wish to be added to a wait list, please fill out the scholarship registration form and we will contact you if additional funds are made available.*


ROOM SHARING

Check "Room Sharing" on your registration form by September 14 and we will send you a list of potential roommates.


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