Photo Contest

Penn Alumni Travel Photo Contest


The Penn Alumni Travel Photo Contest is open to all Penn alumni, family, and friends who have participated in a 2017 Penn Alumni Travel trip. The contest showcases some of the memorable moments on a Penn Alumni Travel program. 


• Participants may enter one high-resolution photo, taken during a Penn Alumni Travel trip, in each of the following categories:

People, Places, Wildlife

• Submit up to one entry per person in each category. Each photo will be judged on its creativity and quality, as well as its relevance to the specific category in which it is entered.

• Include a two to five word description/caption for each photo submitted.

• Deadline for entries is February 28, 2018. Winners announced in Spring 2018.

• Submit photos online or via email: 
• Photos will be judged by Penn Alumni Relations Staff, past faculty hosts, past Penn Alumni travelers, and other members of the Penn alumni community.


Grand Prize: $300 trip credit for a future Penn Alumni Travel trip.

1st Place in each Category: $100 trip credit for a future Penn Alumni Travel trip.

2017 Contest Winners

1st Place Winner, Wildlife Category
The Circle of Life
Photographer: Amy Tananbaum
Grand Prize Winner & 1st Place, Places Category
Entrance to AbuSimbel
Photographer: Greta Church
1st Place Winner, People Category
A Man and His Camel
Photographer: Arthur Brown, C'66, M'70
View all 2017 photo contest submissions here.