Photo Contest: Self-Care Selfies

Photo Contest: Self-Care Selfies:  (Complete Information at:

Self-care is important for students – they list stress as the #1 factor impacting their academic performance (as reported in 2013 UB NCHA Survey results). Self-care refers to actions and attitudes which contribute to the maintenance of well-being and personal health.

Enter this contest to share your effective self-care strategies with other students, who may use them to improve their own lives.

Who can enter?

The contest is open to University at Buffalo undergraduate and graduate students. Student employees and trainees of the Student Wellness Team are not eligible for this contest.

Who decides the winners?

Submissions will be anonymously judged by a panel of UB faculty and staff. The top 10 entries will then be posted on the student wellness team website where the campus community can read and vote on their favorite photo.


1st Place: $250
2nd Place: $100
3rd Place: $50

Important Dates

Submission Deadline: March 28, 2014
People’s Choice Online Voting: April 10-15, 2014
Winners’ Announcement: April 18, 2014

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