University of Idaho Confucius Institute Photo Competition

Wednesday, August 27 2014

Enter your submission today to the University of Idaho's Confucius Institute photography competition! Be a part of our Global Confucius Institute Day Celebration!

As part of our celebrations for the 10th global anniversary of the Confucius Institute program, the University of Idaho Confucius Institute is sponsoring a photography contest!

The theme of the contest is "Confucius Institute Day." Photographs should attempt to capture one or more of the following:

- People in Idaho learning about Chinese language or Chinese culture
- China and U.S. cultural exchanges
- Famous attractions or locations in the State of Idaho
- Photos detailing local culture and events which capture the spirit of our communities are also welcome

Contest information:

Anyone may enter in this contest, and there is no limit to the number of submissions an individual may make. Photographers of all skill levels are invited to participate!

The official Confucius Institute Day 2014 logos must be present in each submitted photograph to qualify for consideration. Photoshopped entries will be disqualified. Official Confucius Institute Day 2014 logos may be borrowed from the University of Idaho Confucius Institute main office. The office is located on the 3rd floor of the University of Idaho Administration Building, Room 328.

Deadline for submissions: September 20, 2014

How to submit your photo entries:
- Please send scanned or digital photos in .JPG format to
- Set E-mail subject line to read "CI Photo Contest"

Awards: After initial review and selection by a committee, the collected photographs will be displayed. The community will have an opportunity to vote for their favorites. There will be 10 winners - 1 grand prize, 2 first prizes, 3 second prizes, and four third prizes. All 10 winning entries will be submitted to the Confucius Institute Headquarters in Beijing, China to participate in the global Confucius Institute Day photography contest.