For the past 16 years, The Office for Global Engagement, has hosted the Annual International Photo Contest. The photo contest is an opportunity to share photos from your UVU sponsored international experience with the UVU Community. 


  • Open to all UVU faculty, staff, and students, that have participated in a UVU sponsored international trip, during Fall 2020, Spring 2021 and Summer 2021.
  • A person can submit a maximum of 3 photos. (only one photo will be selected for judging).
  • Each photo must also be accompanied by a paragraph that describes how the photo captured the experience abroad along with the name of the program and the month the photo was taken.
  • The top 12 photographs will be announced during the fall/spring semester.
  • All photos submitted may be used for promotional purposes (calendars, posters, etc).

How to submit:

  • Email your photo(s) to [email protected]
  • Each photo name should include your first and last name along a title for the photo (e.g., JohnSmith_AustralianOutback.jpeg). 
  • Each photo needs to be accompanied with a paragraph on how the photo captured your experience abroad. This can be written on word or sent as a PDF.
  • Photos should be at least 2400 pixels

We cannot wait to see your photos and read your experiences.

 2021 Contest Dates
Open Now!
Submissions Close September 30, 2021

email submissions to [email protected] 


Questions? Contact:

[email protected]

Winners of the 2019 Photo Contest

Past Photo Contests

2020 Contest

2019 Contest

2018 Contest

2017 Contest

2016 Contest

2015 Contest

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