Study Abroad Video Contest

2018 Video Contest Entries

Judges' Choice Winner: Audree in Australia

People's Choice Winner: Kisia in Ecuador

Libbey in Leicester

Janelle in Freiburg

Chelsea in Scandinavia

Carly Jo in the Emerald Isle

Video Contest 2018 Details

Students were given the following questions and crieteria for the video contest.

How did your study abroad influence you? Did you have moments that changed your perspective? Did you make lifelong friends? Create a video about your study abroad experience telling us how you were impacted professionally, academically or personally. 

Video Guidelines

  • Length: No more than 2 minutes.
  • Deadline: Sunday, November 11, 2018.
  • Submissions: Submit your video through the upload form on this page.


  • Make it clean and family friendly.
  • If you include music, make sure it is royalty-free. Do not include songs that are copyrighted. We can't share on YouTube if we don't have copyright clearance for the music. Entries with commercial music will not be eligible. Resources for royalty-free sources are listed below:
  • Feature yourself or other Aggies and the place(s) and program you participated during your studies abroad.
  • Must be a current USU student who studied abroad anytime between Summer 2017 and Fall 2018.

Ideas for Video Content

  • Share your experiences such as trying foreign food, cultural dancing, traditions, the locals in your country, service opportunities and more.
  • Include other students, faculty or people around you.
  • Make it your own, the content is up to you.
  • One submission per student.


Judges' Choice: Videos will be judged by a committee of Global Engagement staff and ambassadors.
Prize: Two tickets to Walker Cinemas, valid at any Walker Cinema Theatre in Logan, Perry, Brigham City and Ogden locations. One large take-and-bake pizza from Papa Murphy's, valid at Logan and Providence locations.

People's Choice: Winner chosen by popular vote at the International Film Night during International Education Week, November 16, 7:00 PM at the International Loung. 
Prize: Two tickets to Cinefour Movie Theatres, valid at any Walker Cinema Theatre in Perry, Brigham City, Logan.
One large take-and-bake pizza from Papa Murphy's, valid at Logan and Providence locations.