Congratulations 2023 Award Winners!

Award Winners


MusicNL is pleased to partner with Landfall Trust of Brigus and FORTIS INC. to give one MusicNL member the opportunity to spend two weeks during the summer of 2023 at the stunning Kent Cottage in Brigus.

The selected musician-in-residence will be provided a place to live and work, and a contribution towards food/supplies as they spend two weeks in one of the most inspiring areas of the province. The rustic cottage is in a quiet, secluded off the grid location, making this residency the perfect opportunity for a song writing retreat; however, other projects will be considered.

As part of the residency, the selected musician will also be required to lead a community outreach project. This could take the form of a workshop, a presentation, or a performance at the iconic Brigus Blueberry Festival.

Call for Applications

Dates of Residency: August 5 to 18


  • Must be a MusicNL member
  • Must find own transportation to and from Brigus
  • Must be ready for an amazing 2 weeks of reflection, inspiration and songwriting!


  • Comfortable living space at Kent Cottage in Brigus
  • Weekly stipend for living expenses
  • Assistance in arranging and promoting a community outreach project


Deadline: Friday, April 28, 2023 at 11:59pm NST

For any questions or inquiries, please contact MusicNL CEO Rhonda Tulk-Lane at rhonda @ musicnl.ca