Photo Contest Studying Abroad 2023/24

Using the motto "Broaden your horizon", the Global Office organizes a Photo Contest for all students of Goethe University who studied abroad during the academic year 2023/24.

Your best photos will be displayed in our offices on Campus Westend (HoL) and you will have the chance to win great prizes.

The photos must fulfill all contest requirements, as specified in the tab below to be eligible to win a prize. All photos must be named using the following: "Last Name_First Name_HostUniversity_Photo Title". The winner will be selected by a panel of judges in the Global Office and will be notified by email at the beginning of October. The award ceremony will be held during the International Day on October 29, 2024.

Send us your picture (max. 2; jpg/jpeg; 1-5 MB, 100-300 dpi) until July 15, 2024 to
By submitting your picture and participating in the contest, you agree to the terms and conditions mentioned below.

By entering the contest, you hereby accept these Contest Rules and the Terms and Conditions:

    (1) The contest is free to enter.

    (2) Image size at least 1 MB (100-300 dpi).

    (3) Format: jpg or jpeg.

    (4) A single image per file: no collages; no frames, graphic elements or obvious image manipulation; no text elements in the image. 

    (5) All entrants understand that any image submitted to the competition may be used by the Global Office for marketing and promotional purposes, including, but not limited to: 

      (a) Displaying the entries in the offices of the Global Office.

      (b) Inclusion within the website, flyers or similar.

    (6) Participants must own the unrestricted copyright and rights of use; motifs must not contradict the legal provisions of the country of origin, legal provisions of the European Union or the personal rights of persons depicted.

    (7) Entries must be submitted by July 15, 2024 – 3 pm.

    (8) Entries will be judged between July 15, 2024 and October 01, 2024. The three winners will be announced at the beginning of October 2024.

    (9) The decision of the judges is final and no negotiation will be entered into with respect to any such decision. 

    (10) Each entry does not contain any personally identifiable information about you or any other person(s).

    (11) Each entry does not contain any infringing, threatening, false, misleading, abusive, harassing, libelous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic or profane content.

    (12) You confirm that each person depicted in the entry has granted permission to be portrayed as shown.

    (13) There are no cash alternatives available for prize winners.