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Foster School Study Abroad Photo Contest

The Global Business Center is happy to announce the winners of the 12th Annual Foster Study Abroad Photo Contest! The next competition will be for Foster students who study abroad from Autumn 2018-Early Fall Start 2019.

2018 Winners

Check out the 2018 Winners on the Foster Blog!

To see all the 2018 submissions, check out the GBC Facebook Photo Album.

Want to learn more about all of Foster’s great undergraduate study abroad programs?

Here are some resources:

Submission Categories

Students submit photos in the following 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.

Foster Faculty and Staff evaluate all submissions in the above categories. The Grand Prize winner has the most overall votes. For the People’s Choice award, the voting is open to the public.


Six prizes are awarded each year:

  • Grand Prize: $100
  • Foster Spirit, 1st place: $50
  • Study Abroad & Me, 1st place: $50
  • My Global Lens, 1st place: $50
  • Alumni, 1st place: $50
  • People’s Choice, 1st place: $50

Want to enter the 2019 Foster Study Abroad Photo Contest?

Submissions accepted in October 2019