Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards

Key facts

Genres / categories

Genre

Prize money: £5,000 for the Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year, in association with the Authors' Club

Key dates

Shortlist announced: 09/01/2019
Winner(s) announced: 28/02/2019

Launched in 2015, the Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards seek to celebrate the best travel writing, and travel writers, in the world.

Awards in the 2016 Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards:

– Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year, in association with The Authors’ Club – £5,00 prize
– Edward Stanford Award for
Outstanding Contribution to Travel Writing
– Specsavers Fiction (with a Sense of Place)
– Wanderlust Adventure Travel Book of the Year
– National Book Tokens
Children’s Travel Book of the Year
– Lonely Planet Pathfinders Travel Blog of the Year
– Destinations Show
Illustrated Travel Book of The Year
– Food and Travel Magazine
Food & Travel Book of the Year
– London Book Fair Innovation in Travel Publishing
– Bradt Travel Guides New Travel Writer of the Year