Photo Competition


Over the past six years, NGS has grown into a vibrant and diverse community of budding scholars, with 440 students and alumni representing 15 countries of origin! And many of our students and graduates are amazing photographers! Send us a photo that depicts the culture of another country. Write a caption of no more than 30 words, highlighting the uniqueness of this country.

Submission guidelines:

  • There is no limit to the number of entries. But each person can only win once per competition.
  • The photographer must be a current NGS student or alumni.
  • The longest edge of the photo should be at least 1200 pixels.
  • Minimal digital post-processing (eg. brightness/contrast/sharpness). Heavily manipulated images will be disqualified.
  • Plagiarism will not be tolerated. Violators will be sent back to GS5001.

Closing date of submission: November 19, 2009. Email entries to Elissa ( Three winners will be selected and winning photos will be published in the next issue of the newsletter!

*Photo above by Sebastian Ku ‘09.

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