How to enter the Travel Media Awards 2024

Entries for the Travel Media Awards 2024 are now open. Find out more below about preparing your entry for submission.

How to prepare a submission


  • Check the entry criteria to view the supporting materials and work you’re required to submit as part of your entry, and the format you’re required to submit them in.
  • See Terms & Conditions for requirements that apply to all entries.
  • Remember, you must provide comprehensive contact details.
  • Work samples should be submitted digitally where possible.


  • Supporting material and work for your entry, as specified on the Category page.
  • Contact details, including X (formally known as Twitter) handle and Instagram profile (if available).
  • Indication of the date of publication/broadcast, and name of publication, channel or website that carried the work.


  • You can view details of the judging process and judges here.
  • The decision of the judges is final. No correspondence will be entered into.
  • Finalists in all awards categories will be notified by September 2024.

General information & terms

  • ‘Work’ is an article, feature, blog, vlog, photograph, broadcast, publication, travel book or website in any category that you wish to enter.
  • Work submitted must have been published in the UK in print or online, or if broadcast, aired on television, radio or online between 1 May 2023 and 30 April 2024.
  • Work submitted must show the date and name of the medium in which it was published.
  • PDFs submitted must be labelled with the name of the feature and the publication.
  • Individual pieces of work may be entered in more than one category, but they must be submitted for each category.
  • A ‘travel article’ is defined as a piece of writing about travel products, topics or destinations that’s published in a publication — newspaper, magazine or online.
  • A ‘travel feature’ is defined as a piece of writing or broadcasting that concentrates on a particular travel-related subject or destination.
  • A ‘travel blogger’ is defined as a writer who has at least one year of regular travel blogging experience.
  • A travel vlogger is defined as a writer/journalist who has at least one year of regular travel vlogging experience.
  • The closing date for submissions of work is 17 May 2024.
  • The decision of the judging panels is final.
  • The Awards organisers reserve the right to amend or withdraw a category or categories from the Awards should they conclude there are insufficient entries.
  • Personal data will be processed according to our Privacy Policy
  • Entry to the Awards signifies your acceptance of all terms and conditions as stipulated.
  • Please note: if any work samples have to be mailed, they will not be returned unless an appropriately sized, self-addressed stamped mailer is provided. APL Media will not be responsible for any damaged or lost works.