Congratulations to our 2023 API Photo Contest winners! After reviewing hundreds of incredible student photos, we have selected our group of winners. We’ll be sharing the winners and some of our favorite photo submissions on social media in the coming weeks, so be sure to check it out and congratulate them!
Students were encouraged to submit images that included the API logo, set against an international backdrop.
First and Second Place Winner – #ISPYAPI
Our first and second place winner is Alyssa Vyrva, a student at Austin College, who studied abroad in Dublin, Ireland.
Third Place Winner – #ISPYAPI
Our third place winner is Alexa Garbiel, a student at University of New Haven, who also studied abroad in Dublin, Ireland.
Category: The Moment
Submissions focused on moments that students will remember for the rest of their lives from their API experience abroad.
First Place Winner – The Moment
Kendall Lotto, a student at Concordia University, Wisconsin went abroad to Florence, Italy.
Second Place Winner – The Moment
Isabelle Graves, a student at University of Massachusetts, Amherst studied abroad in Madrid, Spain
Third Place Winner – The Moment
Tori Nerpel, a student at Texas Tech University, studied abroad in Milan, Italy
Alyssa Vryva, a student at Austin College, who studied abroad in Dublin, Ireland.
Isabelle Scates, a student at Texas Tech University, studied abroad in Florence, Italy.
Rachel Spain, a student at Trinity University, who studied abroad in Lisbon, Portugal.
Category: Video Shorts
(This category invited students to submit videos highlighting their international experiences – in motion!) Check out the winners on our social media channels!
First Place Winner – Video Shorts
First Place goes to Maria Ciarrocchi, a student at Loyola University Maryland, who studied abroad in Budapest, Hungary.
Congrats again to the 2023 API photo contest winners! Thank you to everyone who entered our contest! We loved seeing the view from your perspective, as you explored the world with API! We look forward to seeing more photos in future contests!