Are you looking for a Photography Scholarship? Do you want to win a free 10- Day trip? If yes, then Apply for the 2019 Travel Photography Scholarship to Mongolia. World Nomad annual Travel Photography Scholarship is giving an aspiring photographer the opportunity to be mentored in Mongolia by Canon Master Richard I’Anson on a 10-day, all-expenses-paid trip.


The fully-funded scholarship will cover flights, accommodation and travel costs (including food) on the 10-day trip. During this 10-day scholarship opportunity, you’ll capture the unique celebration of nomadic culture at the Naadam Festival.

World Nomads is a team of global citizens, customer advocates, and creative storytellers. Since 2002, we have been protecting, connecting and inspiring independent travelers like you. We’re obsessed with travel and passionate about helping you explore your curiosity and gain a deeper understanding of the world.


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2019 Travel Photography Scholarship Details:

Host Organisation:

  • World Nomads

Program Duration:

  • 10-Day Trip

Scholarship Value:

  • The winner will receive an all-expenses-paid trip including free flights and accommodation.’

Scholarship Benefits:

The world Nomads international photography competition are given below:

Free flights

Receive round-trip airfare from your closest international airport to Mongolia.

10-Day Trip

Journey through Mongolia on a custom tour designed by Discover Mongolia.

Professional Mentorship

Receive a one-on-one mentorship with Canon Master Richard I’Anson.

Camera Bag and Accessories

Carry your camera in functional style thanks to Wandrd.

Purifier Bottle

Stay hydrated with the world’s fastest portable water purifier from Grayl.

Travel Insurance

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

How to Apply for the World Nomads Scholarship?

1. Capture a 5-image photo story

Your brief is to tell a story from a place that you have visited through images.

2. Upload your images and caption them

Use your captions to help contextualize each shot.

3. Complete the application form

Fill in your personal details so we know how to contact you should you make the shortlist.

What the judges are looking for?

This is your opportunity to showcase your photography skills and individual perspective on the world. Our goal is to give the winner of this scholarship a foot in the door of the travel photography industry, so your application should demonstrate your talent and desire to turn your passion into a profession. Your photo story should:

  • Feature an original subject and your original perspective
  • Convey a compelling and cohesive story
  • Showcase your excellent technique and creative composition
  • Be supported by complementary, thoughtful captions

Application Deadline: 

  • The last date to apply for the 2019 Travel Photography Scholarship to Mongolia is November 27, 2019.


Deadline is November 27, 2019