• 3rd Student Digital Photo Contest

    03 26-05 31, 2018

    Applications for Student Digital Photo Contest are closed. Thank you very much for your attention.

    The University of Tsukuba will hold the 3rd Student Digital Photo Contest during the period from Mar. 26 to May 31, aiming to share the charm of the university with people inside and outside the university.

    The theme of the contest is "Spring is all around". Please send in your pictures on the theme of "spring". Photos of the classes, experiments, fieldwork, circle activities, or campus are welcome.

    The contest is expected to be an opportunity for students to rediscover the appeal of the university. Photos taken from the students’ point of view are welcome. We look forward to your entries.

    ■ Theme

    Spring is all around

    ■ Application Period

    From March 26 (Mon) to May 31 (Thu), 2018

    ■Eligible Applicants

    Currently enrolled students of the University of Tsukuba

    ■ Screening and Award

    Award winners will be chosen by the organizer. Tosho Card (bookstore gift card) will be given to the award winners.

    Highest Award (1 person) Tosho Card worth 10,000 yen
    Excellent Award (3 persons) Tosho Card worth 5,000 yen
    Honorable Mention (5 persons) Tosho Card worth 3,000 yen

    ■ Application Method

    AApplications should be made via email. Please attach photos to the email and send it to the email address below, giving your full name, affiliation (School, Graduate School, etc.), student ID number, photo title, and the shooting location. Please write "photo contest 2018" in the email subject line.

    email address
    email subject photo contest 2018
    email body full name, affiliation (School, Graduate School, etc.), student ID number, photo title, shooting location

    ■ Application Conditions

    • Photos should be taken on Tsukuba campus, Tokyo campus, or at other facilities related to the University of Tsukuba.
    • Photos must meet the following criteria to qualify:
      - Photos submitted must be a JPEG file.
      - Photos must be a minimum of 8-megapixels (as a guide, file size 2 to 3MB).
    • A maximum of three (3) photographs can be submitted, per person.
    • All photos should be original and never-before-published. Photos that are applied for any other contest are not eligible.
    • Photos may be in color or in black and white. Both horizontal and vertical images are acceptable. Trimmed photos are acceptable, too.
    • Please be aware of copyrights or portrait rights of subjects. For a photo in which a person is recognizable, ask for his/her permission (or, in the case the model is a minor, ask his/her parent’s permission) before sending the entry.
    • Submitted photos will not be returned.
    • The photos must not be taken in any restricted area or place where photography is prohibited, and must not violate any laws or regulations.

    ■ Result Announcement

    The award winners will be announced on the university's website in late June. The award winners will also be notified by email.

    ■ Consent and Copyright

    • Applicants retain the copyright on the photos applied for the contest.
    • Applicants are considered to have agreed that the University of Tsukuba can use the applied photos free of charge.
    • Applicants are considered to have waived their moral rights to the applied photos regarding the use of photos by the University of Tsukuba.

    ■ Use of Photos

    • The photos applied for the contest will be used by the University of Tsukuba for the following purposes:
    • - For use in the university’s advertising medium, including printed material (newspaper, magazines, and posters) and web contents (the university’s homepage, facebook, and YouTube)
    • - For the university’s original goods
    • The photos may be edited by the University of Tsukuba. The name of the photographers may appear in the any of the advertising medium mentioned above.
    • ■ Organizer

      Office of Public Relations, University of Tsukuba

      ■ Contact Information

      Person in charge of media contents, Office of Public Relations, University of Tsukuba
      Email: (Remove "#" before sending mail.)
      Tel: 029-853-2065

    Related Contents

    Poster (pdf)

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