NDW is currently accepting applications for the fifth installment of the Roberta Thomas Legacy Award. To apply please send us:

- a one to two page letter describing what you intend to do, who you will work with, and how this project will acknowledge Robbie's legacy. Letters should be simple and to the point (who, what, where, when, why)
- a brief budget note informing the jury how much money you require and how the money will be spent (the total award is up to $1000)
- a short biography
- applicants must be residents of Newfoundland and Labrador


A jury of three peers will review all applications. The successful project will be announced at this year's Festival of New Dance in October 2016. The recipient will be asked to speak about their project and highlight how the project embodies the spirit of the award.


The deadline to submit your application to Neighbourhood Dance Works is September 23, 2016. Applications should be:

- e-mailed to
- mailed to P.O. Box 815 - Station 'C', St John's NL, A1C 5L7
- For more information please contact NDW at or 709-722-3663