Do you have a great photograph or video from a TCSPP sponsored Study Abroad or Field Experience program? If so, this is an opportunity to share your experience with our TCSPP Community.
You must be an Active TCSPP student to be eligible to submit images or videos from all the travel abroad programs sponsored by TCSPP. The image or video must be original work and you must be the one who have taken the photograph or video.
You may submit maximum two submissions for consideration but only one will be entered in the contest. Submission Deadline:
Friday, December 16, 2022
Prize Amount:Will be applied towards your Student Account balance.
If you are a financial aid user, the award may require adjustment of student loans in order to accommodate the funding in the student’s cost of attendance budget. Please consult with Financial Aid or 1-800-684-2890, option 1, to determine if the scholarship will impact funding.
Video: 1st prize - $500; 5 runners up prizes - $200 each (sample video)Photo: 1st prize - $200; 5 runners up prizes - $100 each
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Caption: A group of TCSPP students inside of a Balinese temple learning how to make traditional music with traditional instruments over hundreds of years old.
Caption: Pictured are the purifying fountains of Tirta Empul temple in Bali. The people in the photograph are cleansing themselves in the fountains and have left offerings on the ledge for the Gods. In Balinese culture, the fountains are believed to have healing properties for many ailments including stress, emotional disturbances, skin conditions, love, career advancement, and lifting curses. The students in my study abroad program visited the temple to learn about how the Balinese approach treatment of mental health disorders. Visiting the purifying fountains at the temple was one approach to address mental disorders.
Caption: This picture was taking at the Lesedi Cultural Village. I was selected during the history lessons regarding the village to demonstrate how village Kings get married and communicate with there wives. It was a very fun experiences.
Caption: Three first generation latinas pursuing doctorate degrees in front of La Universidad de Piura in Lima, Peru after completion of academic instruction with Peruvian students.
Caption: An ancient statute which is a major tourist attraction.
Caption: This was the view from outside our beautiful hotel in Quezon city, Philippines
Caption: Shek Kip Mei in Kowloon. Replica of original government housing.
Caption: This photo has all of our study abroad classmates sitting around a fountain in Zurich, which has been decorated for the spring festival that occurs each year. The spring festival is finished with lighting dynamite inside a snowman and counting the time it takes for "Bogg" the snowman to explode. We celebrated in the festivities and saw Bogg burning.
Caption: Yangon, Myanmar at sunset.
Photographer: Monika Howard
Photographer: Jessica Evans
Caption: Joyful can not begin to express the feeling experienced while visiting elementary school children in South Africa. This image embodies the spirit of all the youth encountered during the visit--vibrant and full of life.
Photographer: Inaya Jaafar
Caption: The students at Slangspruit Primary School in South Africa greeted our study abroad team with a warm welcome every time.