The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs is organizing a photo contest!
Please read more about the contest below:
Postcards from Home: Show us Where You're From
What does home mean to you? A special spot in your neighborhood? A community festival? A family gathering? Grab your camera, get creative and share a photo that represents your unique cultural backyard!
- Two Grand Prize winners will receive a Netbook computer (Asus Eee PC Seashell 1201n) and their entries will be displayed at the U.S. Department of State.
- Runners-up will receive ExchangesConnect T-shirts and real postcards featuring the top 20 submissions.
- You must be at least 14 years old to enter the contest.
- If you are under 18, you need permission from a parent or guardian to participate.
- Each member may submit a maximum of two (2) entries for consideration in the contest.
- Entries will be judged by a panel from the U.S. Department of State on originality, creativity, effectiveness, and photo quality. What are these?
- Submissions will be accepted from November 9 until December 17, 2010.
- Read the full rules to learn more.
Follow These Steps to Enter
1. First, you must sign up for ExchangesConnect.
2. Take an original digital photo that addresses our theme and represents a unique aspect of your home.
3. Click the "Enter Photo Contest" button below for further instructions on adding a descriptive title, caption, and tagging your photo