Sponsors & Scholarships
Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts
Unity Space has close relations and receive substantial support from HKAPA for their annual Hong Kong International Choreography Festival. HKAPA offer studios for master workshops, classes and rehearsal space for the resident artists. All activities are open to all dance students of HKAPA and one student from the Masters in Choreography will present their work at the HKICF, Sheung Wan Civic Centre Theatre.
City Contemporary Dance Company | Dance Centre
CCDC Dance Centre is one of major partners but also sponsors of the activities Unity Space is initiating in HK. Unity Space has been collaborating with CCDC Dance Centre since 2015 when we firstly initiated the idea for the Hong Kong International Choreography Festival (HKICF) & Hong Kong International Collective Artists in Residency for Opportunities and Sustainability (HKICAROS). CCDC has been the main partner and sponsor of this events, as well as have been supportive of open classes and workshops Unity Space is offering to the local dance community of HK.
Consulate General of ISRAEL
The Consulate General of Israel sponsored Unity Space for the HKICF & HKICAROS 2018 to support three Israeli artists with their return airfare from Israel to Hong Kong. Artists who received the sponsorship are Matan David, Dana Katz and Efrat Galai. Unity Space is deeply thankful to Ms. Ernie Yuen who has initiated this kind offer.
CENDANA | Cultural Economy Development Agency
Cendana is a commitment by the Government of Malaysia to shape a vibrant, ambitious and sustainable cultural economy for the benefit of all Malaysians. Unity Space in Collaboration with local artist May Artist Space received sponsorship for the East Point West | Interdisciplinary Festival of Embodiment. The sponsorship was allocated to pay local Malaysian teachers who taught at the festival as well as for dancers who could not afford to join the festival. CENDANA’s contribution has been invaluable to our purpose and goal, to support interdisciplinary art festivals, projects and residencies that can be accessible to all.
Damansara Performing Arts Centre | DPAC
Unity Space is collaborating with DPAC for the East Point West | Interdisciplinary Festival of Embodiment for the festival’s performances. We are delighted to work closely with local well established organization who have same vision as we do: to nurture and spread dance and performance to the world. DPAC is offering support in kind their theatre for both performances the East Point West | International Dance Showcase and the final festival performances. Both events are part of the Damansara International Arts Festival Convergence.
We are wholeheartedly thankful for the local support we receive to make the EPW | IFE a space where all artists can grow.
For further enquiries on contributing in the vision and mission of Unity Space please contact us.
Unity Space is strongly supporting education, students, immerging and professional artists in advancing their career.
Unity Space, since 2011, has offered full scholarships to:
Rahul Goswami, Rakesh Sukesh, INDIA | Balasz Posgay, HUNGARY | Yai Lin, HONG KONG |
Haruka Chan, SINGAPORE | Sarah Xiao, Lin Xiuqing, CHINA | Le Hieu, VIETNAM |
Chloe Tan, MALAYSIA | Serena Zaccagnini, ITALY | Josefina Imfeld, ARGENTINA |
Gianina Hernandez, Daniela Rojas, CHILE |
Unity Space, since 2011, has offered partial scholarships / financial support to:
Gamze Seber, Cansu Ezgi Ince, TURKEY | Nona Munix, BELGIUM | Cecilia Manusco, ITALY |
Seraphim Schuchter, AUSTRIA | Tifany Margelin, FRANCE | Rafal Pierzynski, POLAND |
Serine Torp Drejer, SWEDEN | Prashant More, Priyabrat Panigrahi,
Abhishek Rathod, Pooja Kadam, INDIA |
Matt Shilcock, Montserrat Heras, Lola Howard, Valentina Dillon, Momoko Nanri, Tahlia Klugman,
Sidney Isabel Urban, AUSTRALIA | Evie Logan, Deborah Fletcher, Jasmine Donald,
Rebekah Claridge, NEW ZEALAND | Chow Suet Yu, Yuki Chung HONG KONG |
Makiko Izu, Lata Chan, JAPAN |
Kwak Jee Hae, Seo Jenog Bin, Yeon Ye Rin, Kim Jin Kyeong, KOREA |
Wendy Lim, Kejora Ruby Wahid, SueKi Shalisa , Haw Wei-An, Failul Adam, Wong Chi Ying, MALAYSIA | Chi Nguyen, Hai Le, Khan Chinh Huynh Tran, Phuong Anh Le, UDG Dance Company, VIETNAM | Courtney Mae Lim, Ruby Jayaseelan, SINGAPORE | Wang Rui, Guan Xilu, CHINA |
Ruby Wei, Stephanie Lee Yuning, I-Yun Liu, Sasha Hu, TAIWAN |
Unity Space will continue supporting dance education and all artists in their stage of their career for advancing dance practice but also contributing in the lives of all people; artists and community.
Scholarships are available for projects, festivals, and residencies.
If you have any enquiries, please contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org