OIA’s Inaugural Photo Contest

OIA is pleased to announce its very first photo contest!!

We invite all current and incoming international students, scholars and employees to submit photos for a chance to win great monetary prizes.

The Rules are simple:

  • Submit photos taken within the last year that represent your experience at UChicago or around the world.
  • Complete & submit the Photo Contest Entry Form by 12AM Wed, Aug 1. (Submissions are now closed)

Selection Process:

  1. Selected photos will be posted on the OIA Facebook Page on Aug 13.
  2. Photos will be voted on by the UChicago International Community
  3. Facebook voting will take place from Aug 13 to Sept 7
  4. The photos with the most "likes" will constitute the group of finalists.
  5. Winners will be determined by popular vote at the welcome party on Sept 24

First prize - $350
Second prize - $200
Third prize - $100
Honorable Mention - $50

Summary of Deadlines:
Aug 1: Submit Photo Contest Entry Form and photos
Aug 13: Selected photos to be posted on Facebook and open for voting based on “likes”
Sept 7: Deadline for “liking” on Facebook
Sept 24: Popular vote determines the winners at the welcome party

For more information and rules of the contest see the Photo Contest Entry Form.

We look forward to seeing your photos…Submit away!!