Think and Do in 2: Global Storytelling Competition


Seeking Global Storytellers: APPLY by October 5
Share your NC State international experience for a chance to win up to $150 in Amazon gift cards! Did you study abroad, participate in an international service-learning or internship, or are you an international student yourself? NC State students are invited to share their global experiences through photography and creative storytelling on-stage at the competition, November 2nd at 6:30pm at Stewart Theatre.

Submit Your Story

Contest Description
Students will share their global story in a timed, 2-minute presentation with six image slides. Each slide will appear strictly for 20 seconds. The deadline for submissions is Wednesday, October, 5 at 5:00 PM. No late entries will be accepted. Up to ten finalists will be selected to compete and notified by October 14.

Competition Winner: $150 Amazon Gift Card
First Runner Up: $100 Amazon Gift Card
Second Runner Up: $50 Amazon Gift Card

All contestants must be current NC State students who participated on a study abroad program (short-term, faculty-led, exchange, etc.), alternative service break program, international research or internship/co-op experience, or must be an international/exchange student presently studying at NC State. The spoken word/narrative can be a prose, poem, song, journal entry or any other creative way of presenting your photos. It can not be merely a description of the photos. The text of the spoken portion must be submitted through the online form and may not exceed 2 minutes. All contestants must submit 6 high-resolution image slides (in jpg format) in black and white or in color. The images should not contain any text and must be submitted through the online form. All entries are the property of NC State University upon submission. No entries will be returned. All submissions must be the contestant’s original work. Visual works should not depict excessive use of alcohol, illicit drugs, violence, sex, or other inappropriate material. The oral presentation must also abide by these standards. All submissions are subject to editing for final publication.

Check out the previous Winning Storytellers