Worldly Warriors Photo Contest

Submissions are in, so vote for your favorites now!

Voting for Photos

Vote for your favorite on Facebook! Open voting occurs from September 12th until September 19th at 9am. Encourage your friends to vote too!


Student winners in each category will receive the following prizes:

  • First Place: $50 Amazon gift card
  • Second Place: $25 Amazon gift card

Faculty/staff winners will receive a free Worldly Warriors Calendar calendar.


Photo Contest Timeline 2018

  • January 1 – September 10 at 11:59pm – Submissions accepted
  • September 12 - September 19 at 9am – Submissions displayed for voting
  • September 19 – Winners announced

The entire WSU community (and beyond) will be invited to vote to determine winners!
Select entries are printed in the Worldly Warriors Photo Calendar for the upcoming year.


Entering the Photo Contest

2019 Entries were accepted January 1st through September 10th at 11:59pm. Details follow:

We encourage you to submit photos that illustrate something unique to the culture/experience. Winning photos tend to be the ones that engage the viewer and draw them in.


  • You must be a Winona State University student, or faculty/staff member.
  • You must not have submitted these photos in any previous Worldly Warriors photo contest.
  • All entries were taken in the last two years by you while studying/traveling off-campus and are your property.


Student winners in each category will receive prizes listed below. Please note that no winner will be eligible for more than one prize.
  • First Place: $50 Amazon gift card
  • Second Place: $25 Amazon gift card

2018 Winners

Congratulations to our contest winners and thanks to all who voted! Our Worldly Warriors have been to some wonderful places and took some amazing photos. Check out the winners in our Facebook photo album.

You can see all entries in their respective category albums below.

New Zealand Honeymoon Bay

Check out the Scenery Entries!

South Korean Sculpture  

Check out the Local Entries!

Two girls holding Winona Sate sign in Ireland 

Check out the WSU Spirit Entries!