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IFSA-Butler Alumni Photo Contest

We want to see your most captivating, inspiring, exciting, and thought provoking memories from your time studying abroad with IFSA-Butler. Share your best shots with us and you could win one of seven prizes. We’ll also feature our favorite photos and stories in our catalogs and other promotion materials.

Submissions are currently closed for the Fall 2016 edition of the Alumni Photo Contest. Check back in January 2017 for details on the next round!


My IFSA-Butler Experience | The experiences that best capture what it means to be an IFSA-Butler student

Culture | Your host community in action

Academic Experiences and Campus Shots | The reason you went abroad in the first place. The most impactful experiences you had in and out of the classroom

Landscapes | Natural beauty

Cityscapes | Artificial beauty


Grand Prize: $100 Amazon gift card

Popular Choice Prize: $100 Amazon gift card

Category Winners (5): $40 Amazon gift card

Category and Grand Prize winners will be determined by a panel of judges consisting of IFSA-Butler staff and students based on both the quality of the photo and the impact of the story behind it. The Popular Choice Prize will be awarded to the photo that receives the most likes on Facebook over the course of the voting period.

 Contest Rules:

  • To be eligible for a prize, contest participants must have participated in an IFSA-Butler or Alliance for Global Education program.
  • A maximum of 2 submissions may be made in each category.
  • The same photo may not be submitted to more than one category.
  • Students who have already received money from IFSA-Butler for their photography are not eligible for prizes.
  • Photos must be the property of the contest participant and must not violate any intellectual property rights.
  • Photos that contain graphic, illegal, or inappropriate subject matter will be disqualified.Participants are only eligible to win one prize per contest cycle.
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