World Nomads 2018 Travel Photography Scholarship

Win a 10-day all-expenses-paid trip to Morocco!


We're looking for one aspiring travel photographer to go on a 10-day all-expenses-paid assignment to Morocco to capture the colorful nation's people, culture and landscapes under the mentorship of world-renowned travel photographer, Richard I'Anson.

How to apply?
1. Shoot a 5 image photo story
Your brief is to tell a story from a place that you have visited through images (with accompanying captions to help contextualize each shot). A ‘place’ can literally be anywhere, from your backyard to somewhere you visited on your travels.

2. Write a winning essay
Tell us in 1,500 characters or less, what winning this photography scholarship would mean to you and why you are the best person for the assignment. In your essay tell us about yourself, your passion for photography, what motivates you and what your photography aspirations are. Paint a picture for us of the budding photographer behind the story.

3. Complete the application form
You know the drill, fill in your personal details so we know how to contact you should you make the shortlist.


Free Flights
Receive round-trip airfare from your closest international airport to Morocco, courtesy of Airtreks.

Professional Mentorship
Improve your skills with one-on-one mentorship from professional travel photographer Richard I’Anson.

10-day Trip
Journey through Morocco on a custom photography tour designed by World Expeditions.

Photography Guide
Receive a copy of Lonely Planet’s Guide to Travel Photography by Richard I’Anson.

Backpacks and Travel Gear
Travel with innovative, high-quality outdoor packs from Osprey.

Travel Insurance
As always, travel insurance for the trip provided by World Nomads.


This scholarship is only open to amateur photographers aged 18 years or over.

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