Travel writing scholarship accepting candidates [Worldwide]

Posted on Feb 8, 2019 in Specialized Topics

Students and nonprofessional writers can apply for a scholarship.

World Nomads is accepting applications for its travel writing scholarships. Three aspiring writers will win a 14-day travel writing trip to the Caribbean starting Nov. 29

The winners will attend a four-day workshop led by The New York Times and Outside magazine contributor Tim Neville. They will then travel to multiple destinations alone and document their trips.

The scholarships will cover airfare to Panama, all-expenses-paid trip to a specific part of the Caribbean, accommodations, visa costs and travel insurance. Each writer will also receive US$500 worth of Toad&Co. travel apparel and a portfolio review from Norie Quintos.

Individuals from any nationality can apply, but interested applicants should have exceptional written English skills.

The deadline to apply is March 11.