Instagram Photo Contest “Made in the USA”

flyerGrab an American product, snap a photo and upload it on Instagram using the hashtag #MyAmericanFlavor and tag @usembassymoldova.

Show off your photography skills! Be creative, think out of the box, use filters and you might win one of our 3 prizes.

The Contest

Take a photo which best illustrates how you enjoy an American product in Moldova.  (This can be anything: food, books, clothing, cars, hardware; anything that depicts an American product. Upload the photo on Instagram under your own username, captioning with the hashtag #MyAmericanFlavor and tagging @usembassymoldova.

The Rules

Once a photo is uploaded to Instagram, it is considered a final submission.  Individual contestants may submit as many tagged pictures meeting the Contest requirements as they wish, but a prize may only be awarded for one submission. (Only one prize per person).

A submission must be an original photograph, digital or analog, taken by the contestant.

Participation in this Contest is deemed as acceptance of these Contest Rules.

Contestants are reminded that by participating in the Contest and uploading content to Instagram, they are bound by Instagram’s Terms of Service and any agreements with Instagram contained therein.


Contestants must be at least 13 years old on the date of entry into the Contest. Contestants must be residents of Moldova.

The Contest commences at 2:00 p.m. Monday, July 20, local time. Entries may be submitted between 2:00 p.m. Monday, July 20, and 11:59 p.m. Monday, August 24. 


The contest will award the winners for:

  • Most Original
  • Most Artistic
  • Most Popular (the photo with most votes from other Instagram users)Make sure your friends vote for your submission!

The winners will be announced on the Embassy’s Instagram @usembassymoldova on Wednesday, August 26, 2015. Prizes include original American chocolates and candies. All prizes will be picked up at the U.S. Embassy.