Winning entries will be selected based on the following criteria:

A judging committee will choose a winner in each submission category (People & Events, Places, and Things) in both the Study Abroad and International Student & Scholars contests. The overall Top 25 will also receive Honorable Mention. The judging committee will be composed of judges from across campus (Office of International Education staff as well as faculty and staff from various departments). Photos are judged anonymously.