In 2010 the German-Omani Association conducted a photo contest for the first time in the history of the GOA. Eligible to participate were Omani students studying in Germany. The theme was "Omani students see Germany".
The competition ran until the end of February 2011. The awards ceremony took place on June 3, 2011 in Ludwigshafen as part of a students meeting organized by the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) and GOA member Erwin Dickerhof.
The jury was composed of:
The contest winners are:
- 1st Prize: Rashid Al-Sakiti - € 1000
- 2nd Prize: Summer Awlad Wadair - € 500
- 3rd Prize: Abeer Al-Mujaini - € 250
Video - Special Jury Prize:
- Mahmood Al-Saidi and Zakaria Al-Zadjali - € 250