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Foster School Study Abroad Photo Contest

The Global Business Center is happy to host its 12th Annual Foster Study Abroad Photo Contest! Are you a Foster student who has studied abroad? Are you Foster alumni who studied abroad during your time at UW? Enter to win!

2018 Submission Categories

Foster Spirit: Do you have any photos showing off Foster/UW swag while abroad? This is the category for you! NOTE: Current Foster students ONLY.

Study Abroad & Me: A photo that includes you and/or other students abroad. Inspire others to go abroad with a photo of you and/or your friends seeing the world! NOTE: Current Foster students ONLY.

My Global Lens: A photo that displays views uniquely accessible to students living abroad – social issues; cultural interactions; cityscapes; landscapes; etc. NOTE: Current Foster students ONLY.

Alumni: A special category exclusively for Alumni! The category is for photos of any global travel that you have done during your study abroad experience as an undergrad or graduate student. NOTE: Foster Alumni ONLY.

All photos must be a minimum of 2 MB in size to qualify to win.
View official rules here.

Submit up to FIVE photos for a chance to win a prize one of SIX prizes – including the grand prize of $100!

The deadline to submit photos is Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 11:59 PM PST.


Winners of all categories EXCEPT People’s Choice will be determined by a panel of judges, comprised of Foster staff and faculty. The People’s Choice winner will be determined by popular vote, available on Facebook from November 9 to November 13.

Six prizes will be awarded in the form of a gift card as follows. Gift card selection will be made upon notification of winning photos. Winners will be notified no later than November 20, 2018:

  • Grand Prize: $100
  • Best of ‘Foster Spirit’: $50
  • Best of ‘Study Abroad & Me’: $50
  • Best of ‘My Global Lens’: $50
  • Best of ‘Alumni’: $50
  • People’s Choice: $50