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Study Abroad Photo Contest 2017

Study Abroad Instagram Photo Contest

USU Study Abroad Photo Contest
Aggies, share your study abroad experience by posting your favorite #usustudyabroad photos to Instagram! You might just win a great prize.

Submission Categories: People, Places, Aggie Spirit, and People’s Choice

Submission Deadline: November 13, 2017, at noon

The winners will be featured on USU’s Instagram account, the Global Engagement website, featured in Study Abroad promotional materials, and on display during the International Food Tasting Social at USU Skyroom on November 15, 2017. 


People, Places, & Aggie Spirit Winners 
Tastes of Logan Gift Package 

  • $5 Gift Card to The Crepery
  • 1 bottle Buffalo Wild Wings BBQ Sauce
  • 2 Free Meal Gift Cards to Pizza Pie Cafe
  • 4 Specialty Juices/Coffees from Starbucks

People's Choice  (most 'likes' on Instagram)
Grand Prize Package

  • $50 S.E. Needhams Jewelers Gift Card
  • Globe paper weight from Jon M. Huntsman College of Business
  • $10 Gift Card to Morty's Cafe
  • 4 Specialty Juices/Coffees from Starbucks


USU students who studied abroad or students on an exchange at USU between fall 2016 and fall 2017.

How to Enter

1.       Post your photo(s) on Instagram. Your profile must be public or we won’t see it!

2.       Tag your photo(s) with #usustudyabroad and @utahstateglobal

3.       Use the comments to identify which category you’re entering: #People, #Places, or #AggieSpirit.

4.       Submit up to 6 photos (two in each category) taken during your study abroad/exchange period.

5.       Post your photos between October 26 and November 13* by noon. Enter early to maximize your votes!!
          *Posts prior to October 26 are ineligible for the contest, re-post for consideration.   

Who can Vote
Anyone can vote for People’s Choice! Global Engagement will choose winners for the People, Places & Aggie Spirit.

How to Vote
To vote for People’s Choice just “like” the photo on Instagram. The photo with the most “likes” on Instagram will win. Share with your friends!

When to Vote
Starting October 26 through 12 noon on November 13, 2017.

Winning Photos
Winners will be contacted through Instagram and asked to email and provide their A-number, full name, location of study abroad, photo title, and a brief description or quote about the photo, as well as the original photo file.
Winners will be announced on Instagram @utahstateglobal on November 14, 2017.

The Fine Print
Subjects featured in your photos must have consented to being photographed.
Photo with content deemed inappropriate for the contest may be removed and disqualified from the competition. 
By tagging your photos you are agreeing that any photo submitted is your own work and that you authorize the Office of Global Engagement to use your photos in future promotions of study abroad and study abroad activities.