International House

International Photo Exhibit

The International Photo Exhibit, “My Home”,  allows UT’s international students an opportunity to submit photos that they believe represent their home country/culture.  This is held each semester and prizes are given to the top 3 photos.  The top 10 entries of the most recent exhibit are on display in the International House.

Contest Rules

Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Entrants must be a current international student at The University of Tennessee, enrolled in Spring 2017 courses.
  2. Each entrant may submit only one (1) photo.
  3. Photo must be taken by international student in their home country (no professional photos accepted). Photo must be original work and student should have the authority to release photo for International House use.
  4. Entries must be received no later than 5:00pm, February 22nd, 2017.
  5. The International House determines eligibility of entries and reserves the right to refuse submission.


All contestants are invited to a reception March 1, 2017 from 4pm-5pm at the International House where winners will be announced.   The top ten finalists’ photos will be on exhibit in the International House and all entries will be on exhibit through an electronic screen.

1st Place – $75 VOLshop gift card
2nd Place – $50 VOLshop gift card
3rd Place – $25 VOLshop gift card

How to Submit Your Photo

To submit a photo complete the online


Spring 2017 International Photo Exhibit Dates

Submission Deadline February 22nd, 2017 @ 5:00pm
My Home Photo Exhibit Reception & Announcing of Winners Wednesday, March 1st, 2017 @ 4pm in the I-House Community Room
My Home Photo Exhibit March 1 – March 20, 2017




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