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Northwest Missouri State University


Study Abroad Photo-Essay Contest

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Every year the Study Abroad Office sponsors a Photo-Essay contest encouraging study abroad alumni to share in the form of a photo and an essay what their study abroad experience meant to them.

The Photo-Essay contest takes place every fall allowing students who studied abroad in the previous school year to participate.

You can NOW submit your photos and essay for next year's contest, please make sure you read the guidelines. The winner will receive $100.

Submission Requirements

  • Photos must be from a Northwest sponsored study abroad program and can be of you, a group, sceneries, or any other moment abroad worth capturing. Photos should be suitable for a wide audience- no nudity or vulgar gestures.
  • A short essay (400 words) about your favorite aspect, story, or experience abroad should accompany the photo. These essays will be read and reviewed by Northwest faculty, staff, and students.
  • Submissions must be received at the Study Abroad Office by October 31 at 5 p.m.