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Global Photo Contest

Capture your experiences around the globe! The 2018 Global Photo Contest is administered by the Center for Education Abroad, Office for Global Engagement and the International Services Office, with support from the Rochester Review, and University Communications. There are two contests this year, the Education Abroad Photo Contest, and the International Student Photo Contest! Winners will be announced during International Education Week, November 12th – 16th.

Photo Submissions: October 8th – October 21st


Education Abroad Photo Contest

Categories

  • Physical World: Wonders of the world and unique landscapes.
  • Local Culture: Fairs, festivals, ceremonies, celebrations, food and people unique to your city.
  • The Student Experience: A captured moment of your time abroad – unique activities, excursions, and ways that the world was your classroom.
  • The Global Experience: Transcending boundaries through cultural immersion. Capture experiences that are unique, authentic, and thought-provoking.
  • Most Epic Selfie: A selfie embodying your adventures abroad. School pride encouraged! (Disclaimer: the University of Rochester does not encourage dangerous activities that would put your health and safety at risk. Please refer to the Standards of Student Conduct).
  • Community Vote: at International Education Week

Prizes

  • Physical World ($50)
  • Local Culture ($50)
  • The Student Experience ($50)
  • The Global Experience ($50 – Sponsored by Global Engagement)
  • Most Epic Selfie ($50)
  • Community Vote ($50)
  • Grand Prize ($100)
  • Honorable mentions ($10-15 each, 1 in each category)

Submit your photos here: http://www.rochester.edu/college/abroad/photo-contest/


International Student Photo Contest

Categories

  • UR Experience: A captured moment of your time at UR- campus activities, excursions, and ways that the study abroad experience has been your classroom.
  • International Culture: Capture a moment in the US which celebrated international culture, in-or-out of the classroom.
  • US Sightseeing: Wonders of the US, and unique landscapes, cities, and monuments.
  • Local Rochester Culture: Fairs, festivals, ceremonies, celebrations, food and people unique to Rochester.
  • Most Epic Selfie: A selfie embodying your adventures abroad. School pride encouraged! (Disclaimer: the University of Rochester does not encourage dangerous activities that would put your health and safety at risk. Please refer to the Standards of Student Conduct).
  • Community Vote: at International Education Week

Prizes

  • UR Experience ($50)
  • International Culture ($50)
  • US Sightseeing ($50)
  • Local Rochester Culture ($50)
  • Most Epic Selfie ($50)
  • Community Vote ($50)
  • Grand Prize ($100)
  • Honorable mentions ($10-15 each, 1 in each category)

Submit your photos here: https://www.rochester.edu/college/abroad/iso-photo-contest/index.php