Explore your passion through real-life storytelling assignments and mentorships.
Are you an aspiring travel photographer, filmmaker or writer? This is your chance to turn your passion into a profession.
Each year we send talented travelers like you into the field to capture the world’s stories while learning from seasoned industry professionals.
Our Travel Scholarship winners receive:
Past winners having gone on to work in film production, with major publishers, and have had their scholarship work broadcast to hundreds of thousands of people around the world.
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Before the scholarship I had been making videos by my own and publishing them through my travel website, but after the scholarship my skills had improved, I had much more storytelling resources and also great material to show in my reel.
Follow Jigar's journey to India as he's mentored by professional filmmaker Brian Rapsey, and connects with the people of Kerala.
Helen hones her writing skills as she travels through Albania and Montenegro as a winner of the 2017 Travel Writing Scholarship.
Kaushal shares his experience as he delves into the rich history and scenery of the Balkans as a winner of the 2017 Travel Writing Scholarship.
As a winner of the 2017 Travel Writing Scholarship, Alexander shares his experience as he discovers Montenegro, Macedonia and Serbia.
Follow Joshua's journey to the hill station town of Sapa in northern Vietnam where he captures the story of a social enterprise empowering ethnic minorities through responsible tourism.
Follow Felipe's journey as he travels to Japan with Canon Master Richard I'Anson, capturing everything from the neon lights of Tokyo to the temples of Kyoto
Making your pitch stand out from a sea of others can make or break your documentary. Get some advice from inside the business.
Director Jennifer Peedom shares the all-to-common mistake made by emerging documentary makers and how she plots a story while still expecting the unexpected.
She's in the business of finding and sharing stories. Find out more about our new Travel Film Scholarship judge's work and her advice for aspiring filmmakers.
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