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Photo Contest
Submit your entries and your photograph could be on the cover of a Road Scholar publication.
Photos can be of any theme — from city excursions to hikes in the country, Service Learning or Grandparent adventures — but we would love to see active participants on our programs, learning something new, fulfilling a lifelong dream or just having a lot of fun!
This is now an ongoing contest, so there's no deadline or limit to the number of photos you can enter. Every time you return from a Road Scholar program, you're welcome to send us your best pictures!

Contest guidelines:
All photos must have been taken on a Road Scholar program.
Photos should be between 1 and 8 MB in size (no smaller than 1 MB please.)
Photos should be as close to "right off your camera" as possible. There's no need to resize or reformat.
To submit your photos, please send a separate email for each entry. (One photo per email). Do not send the same photo more than once. There's no limit to the number of photos you can enter!.
Please also include a photo of yourself with each entry (also 1 MB in size) as we will feature a short profile of our winners on the inside of our publications and on our website.
Photos should not be digitally manipulated in any way. Photos should be in color and without any special effects.
Winners will be notified on a rolling basis and can win more than once. Winners will receive a $50 Road Scholar voucher for each photo selected for a cover.

How to enter:
Send an email with your contest entry photo as well as a photo of yourself to photocontest@roadscholar.org.
In the body of your email, please include the following information:

- Name of photographer
- Photo location
- Road Scholar program where photo was taken
- Approximate date when photo was taken

Be sure to read the contest terms and conditions before submitting your entry. If you have any questions, contact us at photocontest@roadscholar.org. We look forward to seeing your photos!

Judging:
Road Scholar's Photo Contest Committee judges submissions based on the following criteria:
Reflect the Spirit of Road Scholar (50%): Photograph must reflect the mission of Road Scholar as an organization.
Composition (25%): Are the components of the photograph framed and balanced attractively?
Creativity (25%): Did the participant approach the photo from a unique perspective?

Winners Circle. See all of our winning photos.

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