Study abroad photo competition 2017/18

Students are encouraged to ‘capture the moment’ of their study abroad experience. Selfies, portrait imagery, landscapes and cityscape images are encouraged – anything with an interesting background or an unusual cultural experience.

About the competition

The aim of the competition is to expand UWE Bristol’s image library in respect of content relating to students studying overseas to enable UWE Bristol to promote studying abroad to current and prospective students.

Prizes

  • First Prize: £150 Amazon gift voucher
  • Runner up (2 prizes): £50 Amazon gift voucher

Deadlines

  • The competition opens on 1 August 2017.
  • The deadline for entries is midnight on Wednesday 30 May 2018.
  • Winners will be announced during the week commencing Monday 2 July. Announcements will be made on: www.uwe.ac.uk/studyabroad.

Submit your photos

To submit your original photographs, please email the JPEG files to studyabroad@uwe.ac.uk

Please include your full name, your preferred email address and telephone number, and details of where the photo was taken.

By entering the competition, you confirm you have read the competition’s terms and conditions below.

Terms and conditions

1. About the competition

a. The aim of the competition is to expand UWE Bristol’s image library in respect of content relating to students studying overseas to enable UWE Bristol to promote studying abroad to current and prospective students.

b. The competition is free to enter.

2. Prizes

a. First Prize: £150 Amazon gift voucher.

b. Runner up (2 prizes): £50 Amazon gift voucher.

3. Deadlines

a. The competition opens on 1 August 2017.

b. The deadline for entries is midnight on Wednesday 30 May 2018.

c. Winners will be announced during the week commencing Monday 2 July. The winners will be announced on the UWE Bristol study abroad web pages (www.uwe.ac.uk/studyabroad) and individual winners will be contacted via email during the week commencing Monday 2 July.

d. Winning photographs will be used on the UWE Bristol website and social media channels and used as promotional materials. Other terms of usage are detailed below.

4. Conditions of entry

a. All entries must be submitted to studyabroad@uwe.ac.uk

b. Entries must be submitted digitally (JPEG).

c. Image entry file size must be the largest possible.

d. Images must be submitted by midnight on Wednesday 30 May 2018.

5. Eligibility

a. The competition is open to UWE Bristol students studying abroad at a partner institution through via an exchange agreement during the 2017-18 academic year only.

b. The entrant must be the original artwork creator and hold the copyright.

c. Images must not be licenced or disposed of any rights that will conflict with the competition.

6. Copyright

a. In all images submitted for this competition remains with the respective entrants. However, in consideration of their providing the competition, each entrant grants a worldwide, irrevocable, perpetual license to the University of the West of England, Bristol, to feature any or all of the submitted images in any of their publications, their websites and/or in any promotional material connected to this competition.

b.      Where possible, the photographer will be credited when the image is used.

7. Permission

a. Entrants confirm that each individual whose identifiable image is featured is featured in the competition entry has given consent for the use of his/her image in connection with this competition.

8. Judging

a. The photographs will be judged by a panel composed of colleagues from the Study Abroad team and UWE Bristol Marketing.

b. The decision of the judges is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

9. Winners

a. The winners will be announced on the UWE Bristol study abroad web pages (www.uwe.ac.uk/studyabroad) and individual winners will be contacted via email during the week commencing Monday 2 July.

10. Data protection

a. The personal data of entrants will be managed by UWE Bristol in accordance with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998.

b. UWE Bristol will collect personal data about entrants at the time of registration, and as otherwise provided in order to administer the competition and/or associated activities.

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