Photo Contest

Picture Yourself Abroad

Smeal College of Business Photo Contest


A picture is worth a thousand words, and Smeal study abroad students have a lot to say!

The Smeal College of Business is running the fifth annual Picture Yourself Abroad Photo Contest! If you've been abroad and have great photos to share, enter the photo contest to win one of six Amazon gift cards and the chance to see your photo displayed by the Smeal Office of International Programs. 

How to Enter:

Please complete the Smeal Photo Contest Entry Form and upload a maximum of 5 photos in JPEG format by Sunday, September 24, 2017.

Categories to be judged are
- My global classroom
- Cultural experiences
- Art and architecture
- Selfies abroad
- This is why I travel

Please format photo file name: LastName.StudyAbroadProgramCity.PhotoEntry#

Example Photo File Name: Smith.Rome.1


Overall winner will receive a $50 Amazon gift card; Category winners will each receive $25 Amazon gift cards


Entries will be judged on the quality of the photo and the meaningfulness of your description of the photograph. We encourage students to reflect on their study abroad experience as they prepare the comments on each photo.

Photographs will be judged internally in a preliminary round and then a final round of voting will take place through our Facebook page. We will contact students who are selected as finalists so that they can promote their submissions on Facebook.


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2016 Winners