If you are one of the World Nomads Scholarship enthusiasts, we tell you that the 2020 call is open! This program offers unique experiences in different countries of the world to people who want to improve their skills in photography, video and travel writing. The 2020 call seeks three people who want to travel to Portugal for 14 days, with all expenses paid, to write travel stories about that country.

If you are interested in travel grants and want to know Portugal, this call is for you. Take pencil and paper, read this post and prepare your best application.

What do those selected from the 2020 World Nomads Scholarship receive?

If selected, you will participate in a four-day workshop run by the New York Times contributor and Outside Tim Neville magazine. Then you will travel on your own to multiple destinations documenting your tours.

The scholarship covers tickets, lodging and medical insurance. You also receive US $ 1,000 and editorial advice courtesy of  Norie Quintos .

What do I need to apply?

  1. Prepare the theme of your story.
  2. On that subject, tell the story of a trip you made in less than 700 words.
  3. Fill in the application form for the 2020 World Nomads Scholarship. You must not only add personal data, but also points 1 and 2.
  4. Send your application. Successes!

What do the judges of the 2020 World Nomads Scholarship consider?

  • Good descriptive ability.
  • Good narrative structure and strong eye for details.
  • Skills to discover good stories in the old and to tell them in an attractive way to the reader.
  • Excellent spelling and grammar skills, as well as a gift to avoid clichés and common places.

Who can apply for the 2020 World Nomads Scholarship?

You can apply if you are a non-professional student and / or writer, as long as you are over 18 years old. You must also have a passport and you must be eligible to enter Portugal either with or without a visa.

How many contestants will be selected?

The 2020 World Nomads call will select 3 people for a 14-day trip to Portugal in August. Anyone can apply, as long as he has written English skills.

What is the deadline to apply for the 2020 World Nomads Scholarship? When do they announce the winners?

You can submit your application until March 13, 2020. The selected list will be published on the World Nomads website on April 30, 2020.


  1. Hello glad to come across this flat form, I’m here searching for a scholarship for my daughter. I’m a single parent. I’ll be so greatful if my request is considered. Thanks

  2. I am highly interested and motivated to upgrade my educational qualification and dedicated for this in order to win and to be able to get success.

  3. I’m interested in getting this scholarship because I would love to pursue a career in Home Economics and it would help my parents by easing off some of the finances.

    1. Hi. In that case, please read carefully the article about this scholarship and then apply for it.

  4. I seriously need fund to use for furthering my
    education. I hope you would kindly help me –

    1. I am Accountant but advised some thing you need scholarship for MS in nursing. cheek is school Avalon university school of Medicine.

  5. Hello, I’m a high school student, but qualify for the university, however I’m lacking funds for my further education due to lack of money.
    I would like to pursue a bachelor’s degree in Law, so I’m kindly request if i can access any scholarship for my further education, I’m from Uganda. Thanks

  6. Am here looking for scholarship of my son he is secondary one am poor man I dnt have money of school fees to take him to school. Thank you

  7. I am interested to participate, therefore patiently waiting for your go ahead.
    Thanks in advance

  8. I am oduya paul a total orphan in uganda with love for education but not capable.
    i hav just completed my senior six.
    i would kindly want to ask for any help to the university.
    my dream is to become an engineer.
    i wud be thankfull with your positive reply

  9. Dear Sir/Madam
    I am very glad to request your high esteemed office to consider my application for further study, I am B.A degree of Social Work and i want to continues my Master education and I am South Sudanese by nationality
    Gatluit Chuol Diew

  10. my dream was to be an engineer after high school .i would like to study in abroad where there alot of facilities then i would have fullfill my dream

  11. Sir I’m an orphan girl. I have many financial issues but i want to continue my studies. Plzz i need a fulky fubded schalorship for mg postgraduate degree in Economics or computer science and technology

  12. Sir, I’m an orphan girl. I have many financial issues but i want to continue my studies. Plzz i need fully funded schalorship for my postgraduate degree in Economics or computer science and technology.

  13. Am interested. I would like to be a media broadcaster. Thanks in advance for your considered response.

  14. Education is more important than knowledge so I want to continue my studies in spite of this pandemic.. Hope I can enroll soon. Thanks in advance

    1. Hi Joydee. We are glad that you are interested in this scholarship. Please follow the read in the article for more information about this scholarship. Also read carefully the article to see if you are eligible for this scholarship.

  15. Good day Ma’am/Sir. How can I avail for the said scholarship? I really wanted to study abroad. Thank you.

    1. Hi Kenneth. First you have to read carefully the scholarship article and see if you meet all the requirements so you will be eligible for the scholarship.

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  17. Hullo there,I’m hoping this finds you well.
    Traveling has been my lifetime hobby, whether within my home country or over seas.Granting me this opportunity to know more about Portugal will be a great pleasure.
    Thank you.

  18. I thank you for having me this opportunity because it has been my dream to travel since I started growing and also Portuguese has been the country I like most, so I thank you once again for this golden opportunity.

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