Travel Film Scholarship 2019 can be your chance to become a professional travel filmmaker.
World Nomads Scholarships is giving one aspiring travel filmmaker the chance to win a 10-day trip to Malaysia with award-winning documentary maker Jenny Nichols
You could be capturing staggering seascapes and incredible biodiversity while telling stories of the diverse local communities who call Malaysia home.
o 10 day trip -Explore Malaysia and capture its stories on an all-expenses-paid adventure
o Free flights & accomodations
o Professional mentorship
o Audio gear – record superior sound for your film with new microphones courtesy of RØDE Microphones
o Camera bag and accessories – Protect your gear with a specialised camera bag from Lowepro and accessories from Langly
o Travel insurance – travel insurance for the trip provided by World Nomads
Deadline: August 6, 2019
Winner announced: September 10, 2019
How to apply:
1. Make a 3-minute documentary. Interview an adventurer or inspiring traveler and bring their compelling travel story to life.
2. Upload your film to YouTube or Vimeo
3. Complete the application form
You may submit a film in your local language. However, if people in your film are speaking a language other than English your film must include English subtitles. Keep in mind that English skills are paramount as the scholarship mentor Jenny Nichols only speaks English.
A film compiled solely of photographs will not be considered – you need to demonstrate your skill with the moving image. You may have some animation, but you must still adhere to the brief. Strictly one application per person.
Before you submit your travel story, please read through the application brief and find out what the judges are looking for
Last but not least, looking for inspiration? Watch last year’s shortlist . Turn your passion into your profession! Good luck!