This opportunity is now closed and we have announced the winners.
This is your chance to kick-start your career as a travel content creator. We’re looking for 4 aspiring creators to send on a travel assignment, plus level up their content with coaching from travel creators Nomadasaurus and prizes from Sony, RØDE and Bright Trip.
Sound good? Share your best piece of travel content with us for a chance to win.
This opportunity is now closed.
Unlock your potential with 1-on-1 coaching from Nomadasaurus
Travel and create content on assignment for World Nomads
Shoot beautiful Vlogs with a Sony ZV-E10 camera & lens kit worth $799 USD
Record superior sound with mics and gear worth over $700 USD
Expand your travel and creative skills with courses worth $500 USD
Travel safer and smarter with US $150 toward your travel insurance.
Share an image, video, blog or vlog post that shows us your creativity and passion for travel
Fill in the form, link to your content (publicly accessible) and tell us why you should win
We’ll shortlist our favourites, meet you via Zoom and award our 4 scholarship winners
We want to see your best travel content and understand why you think you should win. Your content can be old or new, but must:
Your 150 word or less written submission needs to convince our judges that you have a passion for travel and creating content as a career. We will be weighting your entry based on submitted content (80%) and your written submission (20%).
Linked entries posted to Private accounts will be disqualified. World Nomads reserves the rights to re-use your submitted content. Strictly one entry per person.
The 4 scholarship winners will each receive prizes valued at RRP $6,335 USD:
*The winner is required to purchase the policy via a reputable travel insurance provider and ensure the policy suits their individual objectives, needs and financial situation. See terms and conditions for full details.
Have you been regularly commissioned to make content (in any genre) or derive more than 25% of your income from any aspect of content creation? If so, you would be considered a professional and are not eligible to apply.
If you're still learning the craft and creating content is responsible for less than 25% of your income, then you’re eligible to apply. This may mean you’ve had work commissioned in the past or keep a regular social channel or blog of your own – but it isn’t your full-time gig.
We will be asking shortlisted applicants to outline their experience to date before selecting winners.
Jarryd and Alesha are Nomadasaurus, professional content creators, Sony ambassadors and GoPro family members from Australia. Their career was kick-started when Jarryd won the World Nomads Travel Writing Scholarship in 2014.
They’ve since built a large social following and Australia’s top adventure travel blog as Nomadasaurus. Having featured in Nat Geo, BBC, CNN, Lonely Planet, BuzzFeed and more, today they travel the globe creating content on assignment and run workshops in far-flung places such as Antarctica.
"We can’t wait to share our experience, skills and knowledge to help our scholars achieve their own travel and creative dreams."
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