United Airlines and Amigos de las Americas (AMIGOS) are launching the 8th Annual United Latin America Photo Contest.
Photos will be accepted until June 30 and the winner will be announced In July on the AMIGOS Web site: www.amigoslink.org. The winner will receive two round-trip coach tickets to a United destination of his/her choice in Latin America.
Judges will look for a photo that captures the beauty and character of Latin America. The photos must be taken in countries served by both United and AMIGOS: the Dominican Republic; Costa Rica; Ecuador; Mexico; Nicaragua; Panama; and Peru. Photographs and photo release forms may be submitted electronically at: http://www.amigoslink.org/photocontest.
More than 1,000 photographs were submitted from professional and hobby photographers all over the world for the competition in 2011. For more information and to view last year's winning photo, visit www.amigoslink.org/photocontest.
AMIGOS is an international, non-profit organization that provides
leadership and community service opportunities for young people while concurrently contributing to the well-being of hundreds of communities throughout the Americas.--Tanya Irwin