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Now Accepting Fall 2018 & Winter Break 2019 Photo Contest Entries!

Allison Hradecky/January 16, 2019

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Now Accepting Photo Contest Entries!

The Fall 2018 & Winter Break 2019 SOL Photo Contest is now open to showcase your adventures abroad! Submit your best photos starting Jan 17th for a chance to win cash prizes of $250, $150 or $100!




  • - All Fall 2018 & Winter Break 2019 students are eligible to submit their photos.
  • - You must follow SOL on both our Facebook & Instagram pages.


  • -  Email your best summer photos to photocontest@soleducation.com 
  • -  Photos must be high-resolution, at least 1MB (or 1,000 KB). Low-res photos will not be accepted. 
  • -  You can submit up to 5 photos. 
  • -  Email Subject should read: SOL Photo Contest - YOUR NAME
  • -  Body of the email must include the following: 

Per photo: DESCRIPTION: 


  • -  Submitted photos will be posted on Facebook: SOL Photo Contest - Fall 2018 & Winter Break 2019
  • -  Votes must be made on the photo posted in SOL photo album (not on shared posts).
  • -  Feel free to vote for as many photos as you want
  • -  Be sure to ask your friends & family to vote for and share your photo! **HINT: This is how people win!**
  • - The winning 3 photos will be selected by a panel of judges at SOL from the 6 photos with the highest vote count.

  • (4) DATES:
  • -  Thur, Jan 17th: Accepting submissions. Voting begins!
  • -  Fri, Feb 15th: Last day to submit photos. Must be received by 4:00 pm CT. 
  • -  Mon, Feb 18th: Last day to vote. Voting ends at 4:00 pm CT
  • - Winners announced the week of Feb 18th


  • -  1st Place: $250 cash
  • -  2nd Place: $150 cash
  • -  3rd Place: $100 cash

NOTE: Please allow 2 business days for photos to be vetted and posted online. Photo and Video Release: By submitting a photo to our photo contest, you consent that the use of your submitted photographs, photographs or video footage that you are in, and your comments about Sol Education Abroad may be used by Sol Education Abroad for marketing and publicity purposes. Likes must be organic and not outsourced. Also, participating and entering in this promotion is considered a complete release of Facebook by each entrant or participant. It is also an acknowledgement that this promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Sol Education Abroad reserves the right to refuse any photos not deemed appropriate, and to select the finalist photos, and winning photos, regardless of the vote count. Only one photo per person is eligible to be selected as a finalist photo and as a winning photo. By submitting a photo you warrant that your photograph is owned by you and is your original creation. Photos submitted that include children will not be posted without the consent of their parents or legal guardians.