The Catholic University of America

CUAbroad Photo Contest

Photo Contest 2016-2017: Submitting Your Photos

Eligibility Requirements

  • CUA students who participated in an approved education abroad program during the 2016-2017 academic year.
  • Faculty and staff who traveled abroad for CUA during the 2016-2017 academic year.


  • People
  • Places
  • Culture
  • Colorful

Submission Guidelines

  • Participants may submit a maximum of 1 photo per category.
  • The student who enters the photo must be the person who took the photo.
  • Entries must be in jpeg format, no larger than 7MB each.
  • Entries will first be judged by CUAbroad.
  • Finalists will be displayed at the 2017 Education Abroad Fair on September 6, 2017. Students will vote for the winners. Prizes are awarded to the best of each category.
  • Submission deadline: August 30, 2017

Contest finalists will be revealed at the CUA Education Abroad Fair.  Students and faculty will have the opportunity to vote for the top three winners.


Each winner receives a copy of Adobe Photoshop Elements!


CUAbroad 2015-2016 Photo Contest

2015-2016 Photo Contest Winners:


Best Color Shot: Julia Skellie (1st Place)                Best Color Shot: Derek Kuebler (Runner Up)
"Little India"                                                           "Wonder"


Best Culture Shot: Lauren Gallo (Tie for 1st!)          Best Culture Shot: Bailey Piazza (Tie for 1st!)
"Easter Mass at St Peter's Basilica"                        "Worshipper at the Lama Temple"


Best People Shot: Bailey Piazza (1st Place)            Best People Shot: Katie Broshek (Runner Up)
"Emerald Engagement"                                          "The Joy of Recess"


Best Places Shot: Julia Skellie (1st Place)              Best Places Shot: Derek Kuebler (Runner Up)
"Whitsunday Island"                                               "Horse & Fjord"


View all 2015-2016 photo contest submissions!


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