Airbnb Is Giving 12 Lucky People Free Accommodations for One Year

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Airbnb is offering an incredible opportunity to a handful of lucky adventurers. The “Live Anywhere on Airbnb” program is looking for 12 individuals to live in Airbnbs anywhere in the world for one year. The company said they’re looking for a mix of remote workers, digital nomads, empty nesters, young families, and staycationers to experience an entire year of Airbnb accommodations.

In exchange, Airbnb will ask for feedback from the participants to better develop the rental platform.

Here are some rules to get you started

  • Airbnb will select 12 participants to take part in “Live Anywhere on Airbnb”
  • The program runs for 12 consecutive months beginning in July of 2021 and ending in July 2022.
  • You’ll need to be 18 or older to apply
  • Each participant is allowed to bring up to three companions
  • Airbnb will cover credit for accommodations, provide transportation allowance, listing suggestions, and local experiences

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How to apply

Applications are open now and close at 11:59 pm EST on June 30, 2021. The application asks for basic information like name, email, country of residence, occupation, and age. It also asks for a response of fewer than 500 words on why you’d like to live anywhere for a year and what excites you about the prospect of nomading.

Check out more information about the program here and apply online here by midnight EST on June 30.


Lauren Allain
Lauren is a freelance journalist from Seattle. She travels the globe in search of the best grocery stores, bouldering gyms, and snorkeling locations. Her mission at Freedom Is Everything is to help others make the transition into location-independent lifestyles.