WorldNomads.com announces the launch of a travel photography scholarship which gives you the opportunity to join an on-assignment National Geographic photographer in Antarctica for two weeks.
The assignment is to photograph the worldâ€™s most remote wilderness aboard Gap Adventureâ€™s Antarctica Classic M/S Expedition, exploring the Shetland Islands and Antarctic Peninsula.
The scholarship winner will be flown from his/her country of residence to Ushuaia, Argentina where he/she will board the M/S Expedition on an 11 day assignment in Antarctica from November 22 till December 2, 2009. The winner will work alongside Jason Edwards photographing some of the planetâ€™s most impressive wildlife including Minke & Humpback Whales, Leopard Seals, Penguins, Albatross and dramatic iceberg landscapes.
The scholarship is open to photography students, lovers of photography or any non-professional; not for professional or semi-professional photographers. Applications close on October 4, 2009.