Challenge for international students: Summarize your life in a new country with just one photo! It could earn you a $500 scholarship.

Deadline to participate is Aug.3! Visit for more info and to enter.

International students have a chance to win a $500 scholarship by participating in the 2018 ISV Magazine Summer Photo Contest.

Show us what life is like in a new country and you could win!

All eligible entries will be posted to an album on the International Student Voice Magazine Facebook page. Fans can pick their favorite photos by “liking” them in the ISV Magazine Facebook album.

Contest Theme:

My Life in a New Country

How Many Winners?

There will be one winner who will receive a $500 scholarship. The winning photo and up to 10 “runner up” photographs will be featured in the fall 2018 printed issue of ISV Magazine.

Eligible students include: 

International students studying in the United States (J-1 or F-1 visas) during the 2017-2018 academic year. This includes high school students, exchange students, ESL, bachelor’s, master’s, and PhD students.

Before the winner is announced, student eligibility will be confirmed via email with the Editor in Chief.


Photographs will be judged based on the following:

60% creativity, description of the photo, and quality

40% Facebook “likes” the photo receives on the ISV Magazine Facebook page

Contest Timeline:

Students can start submitting photos beginning Monday, July 16. Deadline to submit is Friday, August 3 at 11:59 p.m.(EST).

Terms and Conditions:

To view the terms and conditions of participating, please click: ISV Photo Contest Terms and Conditions


Click here to submit your photo!