Program Eligibility

JUNTOS accepts university dance students to participate in programming, with preference given to students studying for a BFA in dance.

JUNTOSAbroad + JUNTOSImmersion: Students must fill out an application or registration form for the program of interest in addition to submitting a video with the application (YouTube or Vimeo link). Students studying at the following schools do not need to submit videos: The Ailey School and Fordham University; The Boston Conservatory at Berklee; LINES Dance School BFA program at Dominican University; The Juilliard School; SUNY Purchase College; USC’s Glorya Kaufman School of Dance.

JUNTOSAmbassador: Each Ambassador candidate will be invited to apply to the program through application and interview if they fit the following criteria:

  • They have worked closely with JUNTOS for at least one year
  • They demonstrate strong leadership skills
  • They have acted as informal representatives of the JUNTOS mission in the past

JUNTOSPro: Dancers must submit resume and dance reel to Program Director, Amy McMurchie: amy@juntoscollective.org

When choosing dance volunteers to work with the organization, JUNTOS Collective is dedicated first and foremost to the dancer’s interest in the JUNTOS mission.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Application Dates

JUNTOSAbroad, a two-week intensive for students.
Regular application: September 6-October 13, 2019
2020 Trip Dates:
Mexico: January 4-18
Guatemala: May 31-June 4
Colombia: August 2-15
Fees: You cover housing, transportation, and the abroad trip with a non-refundable deposit of $295 plus tuition fee of $1500. If you miss fall applications from Sept. 6th – Oct. 13th, the non-refundable trip deposit increases to $395. You are also responsible for the flight to the designated country as well as food during your travels (~$15-$25/day).

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JUNTOSAmbassador, a one-year leadership program or individuals to create a strong foundation for future endeavors by developing program-based skills; this program culminates in a 4-12 week program abroad.
Application date: May 30-June 30, 2020

JUNTOSImmersion, A nine-day immersive trip designed for international and U.S. pre-professional dance volunteers to collectively develop outreach programs in their local communities.
Invitation only. 
2020 Trip Dates:
Mexico: January 4-12
Nicaragua: July 25-August 2
Fees: You cover housing, transportation, and the abroad trip with a non-refundable deposit of $295 plus tuition fee of $1100. You are also responsible for the flight to the designated country as well as food during your travels (~$15-$25/day).

JUNTOSLocal
Invitation only.

JUNTOSPro, A ten-day trip for professional dance volunteers to create a dance piece with a Mexican arts organization and perform in vulnerable communities.
Resume submission dates: Sept. 15-Oct. 13, 2020
Fees: You cover housing, transportation, and the abroad trip with a non-refundable deposit of $295 plus tuition fee of $700. You are also responsible for the flight to the designated country as well as food during your travels (~$15-$25/day).

JUNTOSYouth
Currently by invitation only

PLEASE NOTE: JUNTOS provides plenty of fundraising opportunities; fees should not deter any student. Click here to view external resources available. 

Questions? Contact Programs Director Amy McMurchie: amy@juntoscollective.org