#WalkerAbroad Photo Contest

The #WalkerAbroad Photo Contest

Think you have the photos to win it all? Share a glimpse of your experience abroad with us for an opportunity to be #WalkerFamous. We take submissions from faculty, staff and student participants in  WCOB faculty-led programs, semester abroad or international internships.

View past winning photos.

Please read the instructions before submitting photos.

  • Submissions:

    • Photo themes

      • Share a glimpse into your time abroad! Submit pictures that represent your experience, the things you did, the people you met, or anything you think might make the cut.

      • Special consideration will be given to posts that highlight culture or natural beauty and/or feature you in Walker/App wear in the host country.

    • Submission Instructions

      • You are limited to no more than 4 photo submissions.

      • Please submit photos as .png or .jpg format (.png preferred).

      • The larger the dimensions, the better(1200 x 800 pixels is ideal)

      • In the comment, you must include your name, program of study/concentration or position at Appalachian, name of study abroad location/internship company & location.

      • Use a creative photo caption that includes photo location & description.

  • Prizes:

    • 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners will receive some Walker swag as well as title of Walker Famous (your photo will be featured on the TV screens throughout the building as well as on the website.)

    • There will be a People’s Choice Award based on sheer number of likes for each photo submitted.

    • Winners for the Fall 2019 competition will be announced Friday, November 8th at the Walker College of Business International Awards Luncheon.

  • Rules:

    • Any crude or rude material will be disqualified. 

  • Deadlines:
    •  Fall 2019 submissions accepted until  Friday, November 1st.

Online Submission


Please submit your photos to the  #WalkerAbroad - Fall 2019 Google Photo Album here. Submissions are now CLOSED. But vote for your favorites on our WCOB International Instagram page by November 7th at noon!