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Social Media Influencer Program

Our Social Media Influencers create fun and relevant social media content that increases campus awareness of Learning Abroad through captivating posts and campaigns. Share your amazing international experience with our campus and gain valuable social media experience to put on your resume! 

Fall Term Deadline: August 1st
Spring Term Deadline: December 1st

Summer Term Deadline: April 1st

  • Influencers will be accepted on a rolling basis. Apply early to increase your chances of getting accepted! 

What is it? Post to the Learning Abroad official Instagram account story, enhance your resume, and earn free swag! NOTE: This is not a scholarship

Click to Apply for the Influencer Program

Influencer Program

Influencer Program Benefits 2

Influencer Program Benefits 1

What's in it for me? 

  • Learn how to better curate social media accounts and add official Social Media experience to my résumé
  • For Summer Influencers - Create multiple posts which are eligible for the Summer Instagram Challenge (winner receives a GoPro, runner up a Polaroid Camera)!
  • Reflect on my time abroad and capture my memories 
  • Get FREE swag! 
    • University of Utah Pennant: Learning Abroad Social Media Influencers will receive an official University of Utah pennant flag so that they can rep the U abroad!
    • University of Utah Sweatshirt: the Influencer who posts the story with the most views over the summer will receive an University of Utah sweatshirt.

Program Objectives

  • Share your learning abroad experience with the campus community!
  • Raise awareness of Learning Abroad opportunities available to students at the University of Utah
  • Show University of Utah students how learning abroad could advance their personal, academic, and professional goals
  • Have fun!


  • Post fun and relevant content abut your Learning Abroad experience to your own social media platforms
  • Sign up for a minimum of 1 Instagram story takeover (with the option to do an additional Snapchat takeover)
  • Abide by university policy - all posts must be free of alcohol, cigarettes, or any inappropriate material
  • Note: Any content shared with Learning Abroad on social media (even via "@" or "#" mentions on your own page) could be published and displayed by the Learning Abroad office

Past Influencers


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Last Updated: 7/10/19