Entries are now open for the Visit USA Media Awards; celebrating the year’s finest storytelling about travel to, in and around the USA.
This year, we have nine categories on offer for you to nominate your work.
The Visit USA Travel Writer of the Year 2023 Award is selected from a short list of candidates chosen by the judges, having reviewed the entries received in all award categories.
Articles must have been published between 1 November 2021 and 28 February 2023 inclusive.
Please also note category specific criteria on some awards.
All entries, which can be submitted by media or Visit USA UK members, must be received at the latest by 1700hrs on Friday 14 Apr.
To submit your entry go to visitusamediaawards.com complete the entry form.
If submitting entries under the Online category the piece must have been written for Online ONLY and should not have appeared in print.
EACH ENTRY MUST BE UPLOADED INDIVIDUALLY AND PDF FILES MUST BE UPLOADED IN THEIR PUBLISHED FORMAT.
WE CANNOT ACCEPT ENTRIES BY POST OR EMAIL.
Broadcast features must be provided by a link.
The small print:
All articles and features MUST have been published or transmitted between 1 November, 2021 and 28 February, 2023 inclusive in any UK newspaper or magazine, on UK television or radio, or on the internet via a UK platform, authored by a UK journalist and be recognised as editorial content rather than paid for advertorial.
The main subject of the feature should be travel to or within the USA. The article should be informative and accurate, should portray the USA as a holiday destination, and should mention at least one Visit USA Member. An up to date list of Members can be seen on our website at www.visitusa.org.uk/Members
A list of the judges is available from Visit USA (UK) website. The judges’ decision is final. No correspondence will entered into.
Finalists in each category will be announced on www.visitusa.org.uk/media on 1 June 2023 at 0900hrs
The awards will be announced at the annual Visit USA Media Marketplace and Awards event on 5 July, 2023 in London. Full details will follow.
Visit USA (UK)