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Travel Film Scholarship to Mexico - Winners Announced!

WORLDWIDE | Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | Views [2913] | Comments [2] | Video

As travellers, we know that storytelling is simply a natural part of the experience. At World Nomads we believe that sharing the world's stories is one of the best ways to learn about different people, the places in which they live, and the intricacies ... Read more >

Tags: announcement, day of the dead, festival, film, filmmaker, mexico, san luis potosi, scholarship, shortlist, winner


Travel Film Scholarship 2014 - Mexico

WORLDWIDE | Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | Views [72698] | Comments [80]

Applications are now closed - best of luck to everyone that applied!   Aspiring filmmakers, we want to send you to  San Luis Potosi , Mexico to capture ‘Dia de los Muertos’ one of Mexico’s most colourful and celebrated ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, day of the dead, festival, film, filmmaker, mexico, scholarship, scholarships, travel, videos


Travel Writing Scholarship 2014 - Euro Road Trip Winners Announced!

WORLDWIDE | Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | Views [12135] | Comments [29]

We realize that the travel writing realm is a very difficult one to break into, which is why we decided to shake things up a bit this year and send three writers on assignment, instead of just one. This opportunity captured the imaginations of wordsmiths ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, euro road trip, europe, road trip, storytelling, travel, travel writing scholarship, winners, writing


Travel Writing Scholarship 2014: Euro Road Trip

WORLDWIDE | Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | Views [224578] | Comments [358]

Applications are now closed - best of luck to everyone that applied! Yes, we said road trip! Oh, those two little words that hold so many possibilities, so many unwritten stories. It's all too easy to daydream about jaunting across Europe ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, europe, roadtrip, travel, travel writing, travel writing scholarship


Passport & Plate - ITALY: The Winners

ITALY | Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | Views [8029] | Comments [12]

With every program we run, we are amazed at how difficult judging the entries can be. However, I have to say, ‘Passport & Plate: ITALY’ truly takes the cake (pun intended). As this program was not based on a very specific talent (like ... Read more >

Tags: assignment, cooking, eat, eating, europe, food, italy, scholarship, travel, wine


Passport & Plate: ITALY 2014

WORLDWIDE | Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014 | Views [259259] | Comments [113]

Applications are now closed - best of luck to everyone that applied! We believe that you can learn much about a culture through food and want to give three enthusiastic (and hungry) travelers the chance to connect with and better understand ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, cuisine, culture, emotion, europe, food, italy


Photos: Travel Food 2014

ITALY | Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | Photo Gallery


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Travel Film Scholarship to New Orleans - Winner Announced!

USA | Friday, 29 Nov 2013 | Views [9925] | Comments [2] | Video

Aspiring filmmakers, presenters and nomads, again you have brought us an amazing raft of videos from across the world. This year has to be the most diverse group of entrants that we have seen yet - both in nationality and in film topics. This year ... Read more >

Tags: celebrations, culture, film, filmmaking, louisiana, mardi gras, new orleans, southern usa, travel, usa


Travel Film Scholarship 2013 - New Orleans

USA | Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | Views [126299] | Comments [60] | Video

Applications are now closed - best of luck to everyone that applied!   Go on a filmmaking assignment to New Orleans! Every nomad has a story. And we believe that those stories are worth sharing with the world. This year, our ... Read more >

Tags: celebrations, culture, film, filmmaking, louisiana, mardi gras, new orleans, southern usa, travel, usa


Photos: Travel Film 2013

WORLDWIDE | Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | Photo Gallery


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Travel Photography Scholarship 2013 - The Winner!

GREENLAND | Friday, 26 Jul 2013 | Views [18145] | Comments [27]

Yes, we know you all have been waiting patiently for this announcement…and it has absolutely come down to the wire this year! We were blown away by the range of diverse photographic stories that were submitted this year. The judges were taken ... Read more >

Tags: arctic circle, greenland, jason edwards, opportunities, photography, scholarship, travel, travel photography scholarship


Travel Photography Scholarship 2013 - Greenland

GREENLAND | Friday, 17 May 2013 | Views [254185] | Comments [161] | Video

Applications are now closed - best of luck to everyone that applied! Ever wondered what it would be like on assignment as a National Geographic photographer? This is your chance to go to Greenland and be mentored ... Read more >

Tags: arctic circle, greenland, jason edwards, opportunities, photography, scholarship, travel, travel photography scholarship


Revisiting Arnhem Land: A Tribute to Yothu Yindi

WORLDWIDE | Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | Views [2688] | Comments [1] | Video

In 2011, our Travel Documentary Scholarship winner went on assignment to Arnhem Land in the far north of Australia. This is the traditional land of the Yolngu people, one of whom died over the weekend. Yunupingu was the lead singer of Yothu Yindi ... Read more >

Tags: aboriginal culture, arnhem land, australia, culture, music, scholarships, yolngu people, yothu yindi


Travel Writing Scholarship 2013 - The Winner

CHINA | Monday, 13 May 2013 | Views [24714] | Comments [16]

First of all, thank you all for waiting so patiently as we completed our deliberations on the final shortlist. Each year, you seem to make the job of judging just a bit more difficult - and this year was no exception. As well as taking us on your personal ... Read more >

Tags: assignment, beijing, china, culture, food, journalism, rough guides, scholarships, travel, writing


Photos: Travel Photography 2013

WORLDWIDE | Monday, 6 May 2013 | Photo Gallery


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Travel Writing Scholarship 2013 - Beijing, China

CHINA | Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | Views [216419] | Comments [128] | Video

Applications are now closed - best of luck to everyone that applied!   Keen to turn your passion for writing into a profession? This year we want to send you to Beijing, China! Crisscrossed by freeways, spiked with ... Read more >

Tags: assignment, beijing, china, culture, food, journalism, rough guides, scholarships, travel, writing


Photos: Travel Writing 2013

WORLDWIDE | Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | Photo Gallery


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Travel Photography Scholarship 2012 - The Winner!

OMAN | Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | Views [26122] | Comments [44]

Photo by Jake Salyers We have to admit, each year you all make our job just a little bit harder – and this year, you blew the judges away - out of their chairs and across the world on your photographic journeys. Not only did you manage ... Read more >

Tags: oman, photography, scholarships, shortlist, travel, travel photography scholarship to oman, winners, world nomads


Travel Photography Scholarship 2012 - Oman

WORLDWIDE | Monday, 12 Nov 2012 | Views [248508] | Comments [183] | Video

Applications are now closed - best of luck to everyone that applied!   Ever wondered what it would be like on assignment as a National Geographic photographer? This is your chance to go to Oman and be mentored by ... Read more >

Tags: #wnphoto, a taste of oman, middle east, oman, peregrine adventures, photography, scholarships, tourism oman, travel


Travel Photography Scholarship - FAQs

WORLDWIDE | Sunday, 11 Nov 2012 | Views [29269]

  Photo by Anna Zhu, winner of the 2009 Travel Photography Scholarship Aspiring photographers, this year we have put together a list of questions that get asked over and over in the photo scholarship application process. Please take a ... Read more >

Tags: #wnphoto, a taste of oman, middle east, oman, peregrine adventures, photography, scholarships, tourism oman, travel


Travel Film Scholarship to Brazil - Winner announced!

BRAZIL | Tuesday, 6 Nov 2012 | Views [12992] | Comments [7] | Video

Nomads, we have been thoroughly overwhelmed by the quality of presenting and filmmaking talent out there. We received 288 entries from all corners of the globe for the 2012 Travel Film Scholarship to Brazil and each of you shared yourselves, your ... Read more >

Tags: assignment, brazil, film, filmmaking, rio, scholarships, south america, travel, winner


Photos: Travel Photography - 2012

WORLDWIDE | Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | Photo Gallery


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Travel Film Scholarship 2012 - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

BRAZIL | Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | Views [127003] | Comments [111] | Video

Applications are now closed - best of luck to everyone that applied!   Go on assignment to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and experience Carnival. Every nomad has a story. And we believe that those stories are worth sharing with the ... Read more >

Tags: #wnfilm, brazil, carnivale, film, filmmaking, rio de janeiro, scholarships, south america, travel, travel films


Interview with Hanna Butler: On Travel Writing & Southeast Asia

WORLDWIDE | Wednesday, 1 Aug 2012 | Views [5392] | Comments [1]

Hanna Butler , winner of our 2012 Travel Writing Scholarship , went on assignment to Southeast Asia earlier this year. She worked with Rough Guides author Richard Lim to update The Rough Guide to Singapore , chased adventure with Stuart McDonald ... Read more >

Tags: #wnwriting, asia, learning, malaysia, scholarships, singapore, southeast asia, travel, travel writing, writing


Photos: Southeast Asia - 2012

WORLDWIDE | Wednesday, 1 Aug 2012 | Photo Gallery


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