Globe Trotter Scholarship

October 31, 2023

Travel is back, baby. Are you a travel guru? Whether you’re taking a semester abroad, a gap year, or have big plans for post-graduation… you’re the go-to friend for building itineraries for your most desired destinations. We want in on your expertise. Share what you’d pack in your bag for your next travel adventure, and you’ll be entered for a chance to win $1,000*.

How to Apply

Open to all residents of Canada who are sixteen (16) years of age or older as of the date of entering the Contest, and are current registered students in good standing at an accredited university, college, or high school in Canada.

Must have a parent’s permission if under the age of majority in their province or territory of residence.

Rules and Regulations

To enter, visit the contest website and create an account.

Complete the application form, and tell us:

  • What you’d pack in your bag for your next travel adventure; 
  • What makes you a deserving recipient;
  • How the scholarship would influence your academic and career goals.

Applicants are welcome to include optional videos or imagery to support your entry.

A panel of judges will review each entry on the basis of the following weighted criteria:

  • Demonstrated what you would pack – 30%
  • Creativity and Originality of the Submission – 30%
  • Overall Quality of the Contestants’ Submission – 40%

*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open January 23, 2023 at 12:01 p.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) to October 31, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. ET to residents of Canada who are sixteen (16) years of age or older and are current students of an accredited Canadian university, college or secondary school. One (1) THE GLOBE-TROTTER Prize of $1,000 available. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received and skill in meeting judging criteria. Internet access and email address required. Full contest rules.

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