Call for Entries: BATW BEST 2017 Travel Writing & Photography Awards

Our 2017 writing and photography awards program offers an exciting new opportunity for you to showcase the best works you’ve published over the last two years—from articles to photos, blogs, books and broadcasts. Judges will be some of the top travel editors from across the country, and generous prizes will be awarded (more details to come on judges and prizes).

Why Enter BATW Best 2017?

  • Become an award-winning writer and/or photographer (or add more luster to your current awards)
  • Show off your work to prominent travel editors
  • As a winner, get promoted to newspaper and magazine editors
  • Support your professional organization
  • As a winner, have your work showcased on the BATW website
  • Win valuable travel prizes!

Prizes! Gold, Silver, and Bronze winners in each category will be announced at the awards ceremony at Book Passage in February 2017. We’ve received a fabulous array of travel-related prizes, from a $300 restaurant credit to sport fishing, hotel packages, tickets, tours, travel gear and more. News of the contest winners will be sent to Bay Area and national media and will be posted on the BATW website.

Click here for BATW Best 2017 Rules, Preparation of Entries, and Registration Form