The Winner of the 2019 "My American Experience" Photo Contest

It has already become a tradition: This year the GACC has again announced its annual "My American Expericence" photo contest.  Our J1 interns were asked to share their most formative, beautiful or funny pictures of their US stay with us and to win great prizes. As every year the number of participants was huge and the selection of the winners was not easy.

1st Place: Christoph Mandlmeier, JBI Interiors

"Three J1 Trainees jogging on the awesome beach in Long Beach. A few miles behind a little thunderstorm is going on. A rainbow is coming down and we are running from the dark into the light."

 

 

2nd Place: Mathilde Gavignet

“This photo was taken when my boyfriend are coming visit me in USA. Discover for the first time the famous Lady with him was the best experience!”

3rd Place: Solene De Romemont, France Invest

"My friends and I escaped from New-York to visit D.C. in March. The majestic white buildings, the amazing cherry blossoms, the gentle sun, the lovely houses of Capitol Hill, have made the capital an enchanted break. I will definitely go back!"

3rd Place: Akuela Xhebexhia, German American Chamber of Commerce

“After strolling around New York City we decided to take some pictures at night at Times Square.”

Honorable Mention: Danilo Krauspe, BMW

“Over Christmas shutdown I did a road trip at the Westcoast with some friends. We have seen a lot of different places during these two-weeks. A friend took this picture of me jumping into the air in the middle of an empty street on our way to the Death Valley.”

Honorable Mention: Hanna Feltgers, Engel & Voelkers

“My friends and me at the Seven Magic Mountains - an art installation in the middle of the desert close to Las Vegas. We just returned from a fun weekend in Las Vegas when we saw those crazy colorful stones next to the highway and decided a photo with these was a suitable way to end a crazy time in Las Vegas.”

Honorable Mention: Nils Bacher, Audi

“Surfing ”The Wave“. I entered the walk in lottery in Kanab, Utah to win one of only 10 permits against 200 other participants that day to get the chance to hike to this magical place.”

We want to thank our generous sponsors:

FC Bayern Munich
B&H Electronics
Borussia Dortmund
Food Tours of NY
Heli Tours of NY