WCCCSA seeks photo submissions from WCCCSA-sponsored or affiliated study abroad program alumni from 2001-2020!

Contest Guidelines

Your photo submission should accurately represent your study abroad experience via unique location and/or subject matter (see full scoring rubric below). 

You may submit up to three photos for consideration.

Submission Deadline: Monday, February 15

Submit your photo/s by uploading them via the Google Form here 


Three prizes will be awarded in the form of a Gift Card to buy Custom Photo Aprons and other gifts. Winners may select from the following options: Amazon, Walmart, Fred Meyer, Safeway, Best Buy or similar available retailer.  

First Prize: $75 Gift Card 

Second Prize: $50 Gift Card

Third Prize: $25 Gift Card


  1. You may submit up to three photos.
  2. The photo must have been taken by you.
  3. Any person whose face is clearly recognizable in the photo must be affiliated with WCCCSA (student, faculty,program/partner staff). 
  1. If they are not affiliated with WCCCSA, you must submit a signed media release waiver from each person. 
  2. If you are not able to obtain a signed waiver from each person pictured, you can still submit your photo, but it cannot be considered for the Popular vote competition (10% of overall score).


Submissions will be scored by a panel of study abroad faculty and WCCCSA coordinators. We will also host a Popular Vote competition on social media from February 22-26. Popular vote tallies will comprise 10% of your overall score (see rubric below). 

Winners will be announced on/about March 3, 2021 via email.

Photos will be evaluated and scored based on the following criteria.

Image accurately represents the WCCCSA study abroad experience(location and subject matter is unique to your study abroad experience, and highlights an activity common among WCCCSA study abroad programs)50%
Written Description (clearly explains significance of the photo content in relation to your study abroad experience)20%
Quality & Composition (color, contrast, clarity, perspective)20%
Popular Vote10%