WIN a photography mentorship in Myanmar!
Do you have a passion for photography and story telling?If yes, you could WIN a 10-day photography mentorship in Myanmar, courtesy of World Nomads! For the past 11 years they’ve been sending aspiring photographers around the world to improve their craft and learn from a professional. This year, they want to send you for 10-day, all expenses-paid adventure to capture Myanmar’s Thingyan water festival, ancient temples and traditional tribes.
What you could win
Free flightsReceive round-trip airfare from your closest international airport to Yangon, Myanmar.
Bespoke tour of MyanmarJourney through Myanmar with a custom 10-day photography tour designed by Intrepid Travel.
Photography mentorshipImprove your skills with one-on-one mentorship from professional travel photographer Richard I’Anson.
Adventure gearGet fully outfitted for your trip with awesome outdoor apparel from Kathmandu.
Photography guideReceive a copy of Lonely Planet’s Guide to Travel Photography by Richard I’Anson. Shortlisted applicants will take one home too!
Travel insuranceTravel with confidence knowing that you are covered by World Nomads on your photographic adventure.
How do I apply?
Shoot a 5 image max photo storyYour 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.
Write a winning essayTell us in 1500 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 us a picture of who the budding photographer is behind the story.
Complete the application formYou know the drill, fill in your personal details so we know how to contact you should you make the shortlist.
NOTE: Once you apply, you will not be able to go back and edit your application, so please make sure you are completely satisfied with your application before you hit the submit button. One application per person.