More than 500 photos were submitted to the Peace Corps for the contest. The top three photos from each category and the People’s Choice Award will be exhibited at the Carnegie Library in Washington from July 23 to 26. Additional submissions will be displayed during the International AIDS Conference at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in D.C.
Photographic Technical Merit: First PlaceParticipants of Camp GLOW (Girls Leading Our World) work to solve a nine-piece puzzle of an HIV awareness ribbon, as part of an HIV relay. The weeklong camp in February encouraged leadership for 20 junior high and seven senior high girls from various villages.Jeanna Rolsing — Volunteer In Ghana, 2010-2012/Peace Corps
Chadwick Boseman gives a Wakanda salute at Howard University commencement, protests in Gaza over U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, a spokeless Ferris wheel, shooting at Sante Fe High School in Texas and more images from around the world.