Teen Bloggers Compete for Family Travel Forum Travel Writing Scholarships | My Family Travels

Media Alert: 2019 FTF Scholarship will earn Talented Teen Bloggers up to $1,000.

Students Explore the Teen Travel Experience in 13th Annual Merit Competition for College Grants

(New York, NY- May 1, 2019) Teen bloggers are welcome to apply for the 2019 FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship hosted by Family Travel Forum, the award-winning vacation planning resource for travel with kids. Over the years, The Scholarship has awarded more than $20,000 in cash grants to teens who share their stories in words and images.

The top three travel blogs submitted by the July 12, 2019 deadline will receive cash grants of $1,000, $500, and $250, as well as a GoBag Travel Bag from sponsor Allianz Global Assistance. Honorable mention winners will receive gifts from CityPASS and Rough Guides. The top stories will be published on Family Travel Forum’s site MyFamilyTravels.com.

The Family Travel Forum Teen Travel Writing Scholarship is open to American, Canadian, American-International and homeschool students ages 13-18. For Scholarship timeline and news, follow #TTWScholarship on Twitter. For more information, eligibility, rules and the scholarship application form, visit myfamilytravels.com/teen_travel_writing.

We are grateful for the judging assistance provided by the Journalism Education Association (JEA), Tourism Cares, Society of Professional Journalists, and travel editors. Special thanks to our 2019 sponsors Allianz Global Assistance, Carnival, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises, Travel Media Showcase, TMS Family Travel and CityPASS for their support. For more information about our sponsors, FTF grants and scholarships for college, please visit scholarship.familytravelforum.com

About Family Travel Forum

Family Travel Forum (FTF) has been the trusted vacation planning resource for parents and grandparents since 1996. Dedicated to the ideals of the Have Kids, Still Travel! lifestyle, FTF hosts an award-winning online community sharing  information on the latest destinations, products, and trends in travel. FTF content has been seen on Disney’s Family.com and other sites, in “America’s Most Popular Family Vacations,” “The Complete Idiots Guide to the Best Family Destinations,” “Amazing Places to Take Your Kids in North America,” “The Family Vacationist” e-news and blog, and by millions of travelling families. FTF co-hosts the annual TMS Family Travel summits and conferences, as well as running Family Travel Consulting, in partnership with Taking the Kids.

About Allianz Global Assistance

Operating in 34 countries, Allianz Global Assistance is a leading insurance and assistance company that provides insurance to 40 million U.S. customers annually. The company is best known for its Allianz Travel Insurance plans, which protect travelers and student travelers from unexpected trip cancellations or losses while traveling. Plans are available in annual or per trip coverage. The company’s partners include leading travel agencies, airlines and other travel suppliers.

Thanks to our 2019 Scholarship Sponsors!

Travel Insurance Carnival Holland America Line Princess
FTF Scholarships TMS Family Travel TMS CityPASS
Rough Guides Tourism Cares JEA Society of Professional Journalists Homeschool RoadTrips

4 Replies to “Teen Bloggers Compete for Family Travel Forum Travel Writing Scholarships”

  • MFT Admin

    Hello Omar and Katie,
    The Scholasrship Submission form is working again, please revisit the page: https://myfamilytravels.com/Teen_travel_writing to apply for the 2019 Teen Travel Writing Scholarship.
    Thanks and good luck!

  • katie stone

    I would love to participate but I keep getting page not found

  • MFT Admin

    Hello Omar, thank you for your note. We have noted this error and our web development team is working to fix it right away. We will let you know when it’s working again. Good luck!

  • Omar Barakat

    I am very interested in participating in this scholarship opportunity. However, every time I click on the essay submission form, it takes me to a ‘Page not found’ link and says that there is an error with the link. Is there another link that I could possibly submit my essay and photos?

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