The deadline for the 2017 Global Lancers Photo Contest has passed. We will be sharing winning images in an exhibition at the LCVA. Join us for a reception to celebrate Thursday, April 20, from 5-7 p.m.

Contest Deadline

Entries are due via the Image Submissions eform (uploaded and submitted) no later than March 3, 2017. Winners will be included in an exhibition at the Longwood Center for Visual Arts and celebrated at an opening reception Thursday, April 20, and prizes will be awarded.

Contest Categories

Longwood through International Eyes (for international students)

Lancers Abroad (for Longwood study abroad alumni)

  • Place
  • People
  • Culture

Global Learning (open to all)

Last Look Back (for graduating international students and study abroad alumni)

Beyond High Street (for faculty and staff representing Longwood abroad)

Contest Rules

  • Photos must be the original work of the contributor
  • Each contributor may submit up to four (4) entries
  • Submissions for Longwood through International Eyes, Lancers Abroad and Global Learning must have been taken between Dec. 1, 2015, and Jan. 15, 2017
  • Submissions for Last Look Back and Beyond High Street can date back to 2013
  • With the exception of Longwood through International Eyes, all photos must have been taken outside the United States in conjunction with study or work abroad for Longwood
  • Images should be high resolution
    • .jpg
    • .png
    • .tiff
  • Each submitted photo must include
    • Title
    • Location
    • Date photo was taken
    • Short caption

Contest Judging

A panel, made up Longwood community members, will evaluate:

  • Originality
  • Technical merit
  • Representation of the international experience
  • Cultural awareness