Distinction in Dance Award2022 Distinction in Dance

An annual award given to individuals in the annual conference’s host city who have contributed significantly to dance in their home community.​

The Distinction in Dance is an annual award given to individuals, artists, scholars, or administrators in the annual conference’s host city whose research, artistic contributions, and/or leadership have significantly developed dance in their home community.

Photo by Joey Malbon; L to R: VP Awards Angela Ahlgren, 2022 Distinction in Dance Awardee Margaret Grenier, Executive Director of Dance West Network Jane Gabriels, Conference Chair Peter Dickinson 

Nomination Instructions - cycle open for submissions February 1, 2024; deadline April 20, 2024