IPW Travel Writer Awards
U.S. Travel Association and Brand USA’s IPW Travel Writer Awards were established to honor outstanding work in print journalism for United States travel destination stories.
The 2020 Travel Writer Awards are not being held this year due to the cancellation of IPW 2020. The awards program will resume in 2021.
Entrants for the IPW Travel Writer Awards must be domestic or international media attending IPW.
Winners are announced at the Brand USA Media Marketplace Reception at IPW, where the winner of each category will receive $1,000 USD.
Winners are chosen each spring in the following categories:
Best U.S. Travel Destination article
Entries must be travel features about one or more U.S. travel destinations or attractions.
(Three winners awarded in this category)
Best IPW Host City article
Entries must be based on most recent host city
Best Trade Publication article
Entries must be from a travel trade publication and should be about a U.S. travel destination or attraction.
Need more information about the IPW Travel Writer Awards?
Manager, Media Relations, and Lead Manager, IPW Press Operationscreynolds@ustravel.org