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2017 FSD Photo Contest Winners

Every year we put together an opportunity for our program participants to tell the story of their work with FSD through an annual photo contest. This year, we set new photo submission criteria and were delighted to see the exceptional submissions to the FSD photo contest. Above is a photo submitted by Luodan Rojas, an intern in Tola, Nicaragua. Below are the winning photos and the honorable mentions of each category.

GRAND PRIZE WINNER: Ying Dai, Jinja, Uganda

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HONORABLE MENTIONS: IMPACT & DEVELOPMENT IN ACTION

In this category, program participants were asked to showcase the work of the host organization does by capturing unique interactions of the people in the communities and the impact of the projects and organization.

FIRST RUNNER UP: Nada Bedair, Udaipur, India

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SECOND RUNNER UP: Diego Jones, Cochabamba, Bolivia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HONORABLE MENTIONS PEOPLE/POWER

In this category, program participants were asked to submit photos demonstrating the power of the community, people working together, and the power of cross-cultural exchange.

FIRST RUNNER UP: Vicky Xu, Jinja, Uganda

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SECOND RUNNER UP: Stephanie Marin, Cochabamba, Bolivia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HONORABLE MENTIONS EXPERIENCE

To round off the categories, participants were asked to submit shots that showcase the vibrant experiences they are having during their time abroad.

FIRST RUNNER UP: Sneha Nair, Cochabamba, Bolivia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SECOND RUNNER UP: Mihika Srivastava, Udaipur, India

Congratulations to the grand prize winner and all who participated in the contest!