11 March 2020


The Caribbean

(Fully  Funded)


The 2020 Travel Writing Scholarship to the Caribbean 

Three aspiring travel writers will be sent to explore beyond the sandy shores and crystal waters of the Caribbean.

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On the 14-day trip you’ll attend a workshop with Tim Neville then put what you’ve learned into practice and tackle real-life travel writing assignments.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Travel
  • Writing

Required Languages


Program Period

14 days.

  • Winners announced: 30 April 
  • Trip begins: 13 September

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

All you need to do is submit your best 700-word travel story.

Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

  • Free flights

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

  • Professional mentorship

Attend a 4-day workshop with Tim Neville at a Selina hostel coworking space.

  • 10-day trip

Then, go on a 10-day all-expenses-paid trip in the Caribbean with Bamba Travel.

  • Travel apparel

Be outfitted with sustainable travel clothes and gear from Toad&Co.

  • Portfolio review

Get feedback on your writing from Nat Geo Traveler editor at large, Norie Quintos.

  • Travel insurance

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

How to Apply

First Step: Select your story theme

Second Step: Write a travel story

Third Step: Complete the application form from here

Apply Now

More Details

Know more about this opportunity:

Official Website

Marj3 recommended links

To learn how to write CV, Essays, Personal statement,  and know about recommendation letters click here:

Marj3 recommended links

This Scholarship Published by:
Shaimaa Hassan/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Sama Saeed / Egypt 
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team