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Media Alert: FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship Grants up to $1,000 to Teen Bloggers; Submission Closes July 14, 2017
By: The Family Travel Forum, Inc.
So far this year, FTF judges have received stories about travel in several of the U.S. states, as well as six continents, and are awaiting tales of Antarctica (or any place you've been to). Blogs about any trips students have taken within the past five years are eligible.
For 2017, three winners will receive cash grants of $1,000, $500, or $250, as well as a GoBag Travel Bag from sponsor Allianz Global Assistance. Honorable mentions will receive a subscription to Lonely Planet Magazine.
The FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship is open to American and Canadian students; international students enrolled in American programs, and homeschool students between the ages of 13 and 18. To be considered, submit a blog up to 600 words in length, accompanied by a photo or video. The top stories will be published on Family Travel Forum's site http://www.MyFamilyTravels.com.
Applications will be accepted only through July 14, 2017. Winners will be notified by email on October 2, 2017. Special thanks to our 2017 sponsors Allianz Global Assistance, ScholarTrips, Society of American Travel Writers (SATW), Travel Media Showcase, TMS Family Travel, Journalism Education Association (JEA), Tourism Cares and the Society of Professional Journalists. For more information, eligibility, rules and scholarship applications, visit http://www.myfamilytravels.com/
For more information about our sponsors, FTF grants and scholarships for college, please visit http://www.scholarship.familytravelforum.com
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