Global Engineering Photo Contest – If you studied abroad in Fall 2021, Spring 2022, Spring Break 2022, May/Summer 2022 we want to see your photos!

Due date for submissions:  All photos must be submitted by August 15, 2022!


You must be a student from the College of Engineering that participated in a Purdue study abroad program during Fall 2021, Spring and Spring Break 2022, or May/Summer 2022 (If you participated in a non-Engineering program, that’s fine!)  If you’ve already graduated, that’s fine as long as you studied abroad during the specified time periods. 

There is only ONE category:  SHOW US YOUR FAVORITE PHOTOS!  We want to see your Purdue pride, weekend travels, new friends, cultural experiences, Group pics, host university, or unique activities.     No scenery only pics please!  We want to see smiling faces.


1st place $100 gift card to the store or restaurant of your choice.

2nd place $75 gift card to the store or restaurant of your choice.

3rd place $50 gift card to the store or restaurant of your choice

Honorable Mention


  1. No professional photos.
  2. All photos must have you or other people in them.  No scenery only pics please!
  3. Only minimal editing allowed. 
  4. One person may submit up to 5 photos.
  5. By submitting a photo, you are giving Purdue Global Engineering the right to use the photo on our website, social media, presentations, or printed materials.  We will not sell your photos. 

VOTING:  The top 10 photos will be posted to our Instagram and winners will be determined by the greatest number of likes. 

How and where to submit:

1. Submit your photos as a .jpg to

2.  Name your submissions in this format:  YourName_Country_TermAbroad

                Example:  JohnPurdue_Spain_Spring 2022

3. Include a 1-2 sentence description of the photo and specifically where it was taken.  Please make sure you send us original files of high quality and they are 1080x1080 px for posting on Instagram

4. If you are chosen as a finalist, please be prepared to give us your Instagram handle so we can tag you and you can share the contest post to get more votes! 

5.  If you have any videos to share, you are welcome to send those as well!

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