Online photo competition: My stay abroad 2023/24

Dear Students,

the online photo competition “My stay abroad 2023/24” is now underway – make sure to get involved!

Please upload the most beautiful or original photos taken during your Erasmus+, Study Abroad semester or internship and be in with a chance of winning vouchers to spend in Old Town (Altstadtgutscheine) worth 150, 100, or 75 euros.

The rules are simple: The 3 photos with the most “LIKES” win.

Participation conditions

  • Paris Lodron University of Salzburg students who have completed at least one semester abroad with Erasmus+, the Study Abroad program, or an internship.
  • A maximum of one photo per student can be submitted.
  • Photos from EXCURSIONS are NOT eligible!


To participate, please use this template to provide the following information:

  • First & last name
  • Title of photo
  • A brief photo description
  • Host institution
  • Host country
  • Funding program (Erasmus+, Study Abroad, ISEP, etc.)
  • Instagram username

Technical requirements:

  • Photos must be in digital (.jpeg) format.
  • The image quality must have a resolution of at least 1920 pixels (longer side) 250dpi.
  • File size cannot exceed 3 MB per picture.

Please submit your photo and its description at the latest by 15 February 2024 to

Important notes:

  • By submitting the photo to our competition you agree that you are the original creator and copyright holder of the photo.
  • By sending the photo you agree to the declaration of consent.

The winners will be selected via an online voting/likes system  (Instagram).

Voting period: 16 February to 10 March 2024.

The pictures will be presented in a photo exhibition – more information will follow.

The award ceremony will take place at the “International Café” event during International Week on 19 March 2024.

The winners will be informed and asked to receive the prize personally!

We are looking forward to seeing your photos!

Department of International Relations

Siegerfoto | Fotowettbewerb | International 2023

Dott.ssa Elona Memisha-Schnappinger

Paris Lodron Universität Salzburg | International Relations Department

Sigmund-Haffner-Gasse 18 | 5020 Salzburg | Austria

Tel: +43 662 8044 2043

Email to Dott.ssa Elona Memisha-Schnappinger

Photo: © Liliya Veleva