Nominations open for One Dance UK Awards

Published: 14 April 2021
Reporter: Vera Liber

One Dance UK Awards Credit: One Dance UK

Following a record year in 2020, which generated more than 1,000 nominations and reached more than 100,000 people, nominations for the One Dance UK Awards 2021 are now open.

Categories for 2021 include:

  • Primary Dance Education Award
  • Secondary Dance Education Award
  • Inspirational Lecturer at College, University or Conservatoire Award
  • Dance in the Community Award
  • Work in Education & Outreach Award
  • Dance for Wellbeing Award
  • Research in Dance Award
  • Dance Healthcare Team Award
  • Dance Healthcare Practitioner Award
  • Applied Dance Science Award
  • Innovation in Dance Award
  • Dance Campaign Award
  • Dance on Film Award
  • Dance Programming Award
  • Dance Advocacy Award
  • People’s Choice Award
  • Rising Star Award
  • Lifetime Achievement Awards
  • Dance of the African Diaspora Lifetime Achievement Award
  • The Jane Attenborough Award

One Dance UK’s Chief Executive Andrew Hurst said, “we have developed these awards to celebrate the remarkable contribution and commitment of the unsung heroes of our sector. We look forward to seeing a broad range of nominations from all disciplines and dance forms, and we are encouraging everyone to take a moment to nominate those who both inspire and enrich the art form.”

The awards will take place towards the end of 2021.