Do you want to win a free TFT trip?


We want you to travel with us this summer – which is why we are offering one lucky winner a free trip for summer 2023! There are three ways you can enter our Spring 2023 contest: writing an essay, creating a TikTok, or creating a Youtube video. The best submission will win a free trip with TFT this summer, the 2nd place winner will receive a 50% discount on a trip’s tuition, and the 3rd place winner will receive a 25% discount on a trip’s tuition. 

Please base your video or essay on one of the following prompts:

  • What is your best travel tip for teenagers? 
  • What does authentic travel mean to you?
  • Show us your videography or photography skills
  • Tell us about a previous TFT trip experience
  • What does being a traveler, not a tourist, mean to you?

To enter on TikTok: 

  • Video has to be public on TikTok
  • Tag both @travelforteens and #travelforteens in your caption
  • Email a copy of your video to

To enter on Youtube: 

  • Video has to be public on Youtube
  • Mention Travel For Teens in your video description
  • Email the link of your video to

To enter an essay: 

  • Email your essay to
  • There is no specific formatting or word count to be eligible*

Submissions will be accepted until April 30th, 2023. 

Unlimited entries are permitted! Feel free to submit as many as you like!

Get creative and find ways to bring your story to life!

Already signed up for a trip with TFT? You can still enter and if you win we will credit you the prize value.



Any quotations or copyrighted material used in the video or essay submissions must be identified properly. Failure to identify non-original material will result in disqualification. Contest finalists will be disqualified if entrant engages in any harassment towards other finalists, at the sole discretion of Travel For Teens.

Winners will select their prize of a free trip for summer 2023 from a group of pre-determined selections, not all trips are eligible. Prize trip excludes airfare and any costs not included in the program tuition, as described in each program’s FAQs. The prize has no cash value if the winner does not participate in one of the trips offered as part of the prize.


The prize is open to all interested travelers who are in grades 7–12 and between the ages of 13–19 years old from around the world. You do not have to be a Travel For Teens alumni to participate. You may create a video nominating a teen in your life. Certain restrictions may apply, contest is not valid where not legal. By submitting an entry, you are agreeing to Travel For Teens, terms and rules of the above-mentioned contests.

If you have any questions after reviewing contest rules and registration page, please email with your question.


Questions for us?

About the Company