International Photographic Competition

International Photographic Competition

The International Office organises a Photographic Competition each year for UCC students who studied abroad as part of their degree programme.

Theme

Photographs should relate to the experience of studying abroad. There are a number of different categories:

  • Fieldtrips, holidays, landscapes of your host country
  • Everyday life on campus
  • Life in your host city/town
  • Every picture tells a story!

All entries are welcome. The photographs will be widely circulated so please be selective in relation to what images you submit!

Rules and Regulations

  • The competition is restricted to UCC students studying abroad as part of their degree programme.
  • Photographs should be submitted in high resolution jpeg format.
  • The size of each photograph entered must be at least 2mb.
  • Photographs in landscape format will only be considered. Please do not submit photographs in portrait format.
  • Each entry must include the name and email address of the entrant photographer, and a description of the photograph subject matter, including where and when the photograph was taken along with a caption.
  • No limit to the number of photographs entered.
  • By submitting an entry you are giving the International Education Office, UCC the rights to use and publicise your photograph in various media.

How to enter

By Email: Clare Murphy: claremurphy@ucc.ie

By Post: Post a CD Rom containing photographs to:

Clare Murphy,
International Office,
University College Cork,
Roseleigh,
Western Road,
Cork.

Prizes

The prizes which will be awarded to the top three successful entrants are cash prizes, and are as follows:

  • 1st Prize: €300
  • 2nd Prize: €200
  • 3rd Prize: €100

Plus, the fourteen best photographs (as decided by our panel of judges) will be included in a calendar.

Deadline

All entries should be submitted by the first Friday in August.  

International Office

Oifig Idirnáisiúnta

Roseleigh, Western Road, Cork, T12 R229

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