On-Campus Photography Contest

To: UCSC Community

From: Office of the Chancellor

The Chancellor's Office is holding a photography contest to choose a photograph of the UC Santa Cruz campus, taken by a member of the UCSC community, to use as the front cover of its season's greeting card.

The Chancellor’s Office and University Relations are sponsoring the contest, which is open to all UCSC faculty, staff, and students.

-- First Prize: $250 Bay Tree Book Store Gift Certificate.
Awarded for the image chosen for the Chancellor's season's greeting card, with acknowledgment of the artist.

-- Honorable mentions: Each artist will receive a certificate of acknowledgment.
All photographs in this category will be archived by the Chancellor's Office.

Photo Information:

Medium: Color or black/white photograph

Subject: Landscape, with the aim of showing the beauty of the UC Santa Cruz campus. (Portraits or pictures depicting individuals will not be accepted.)

Image must be sent via e-mail in jpg format.

PLEASE NOTE:  If your photo is chosen for First Prize or Honorable Mention -- you must supply the photo in the following format:
  • 6 x 8 inch minimum size
  • 300 dpi minimum dpi
Deadline for submissions: October 31, 2011*


NOTE: All photographers whose work is selected for First Prize or Honorable Mention will be required to grant custody of their photographs to The Regents of the University of California for use in campus greeting cards, publicity, promotion, and information about the campus.

Multiple entries will be accepted. The University reserves the right to reject any and all submissions.

Please submit to the Chancellor's Office in care of: