Photo Contest

Global health through your eyes

Do you have outstanding photos that tell a compelling story about your global health involvement?  Each year the global health office, at Dalhousie, hosts the Global Health Photo Contest to recognize the beautiful images and inspiring stories from the Dalhousie global health community.  This contest is open to the entire Dalhousie community and can include any global health related activity.

Call for Submissions - 2022 Global Health Photo Contest

Deadline: March 6, 2022

Please complete the entry form and send images to the Global Health Office by email: gho@dal.ca.

1st Prize: $50 gift card
2nd Prize: $25 gift card

 

Theme: The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Global Health is all around us, there are many opportunities for inspiring images in our own backyard. Be creative! Think of everything that impacts the health of individuals and communities.

Call for Submissions - 2022 Global Health Photo Contest

Deadline: March 6, 2022
Theme: Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

We are now accepting submissions for the Global Health Photo Contest. Please send submissions to the Global Health Office by email: gho@dal.ca.

To find out more about the SDGs please use this link.

Entry Guidelines

Entrants will be judged on the following criteria: 

  • Artistic and visual appeal
  • Conveyance of global health through photographic imagine
  • Each entry must be accompanied by a completed entry form;
  • Entries must be an original work taken by the individual submitting the photo; and permission of all individuals in the photo must be acquired;
  • Entries must be appropriate for a general audience;
  • Entrants may submit up to two photographs.
  • Entries must be submitted as digital (300 dpi at 8x10 inches) or 8x10 printed photos.

Photo Rights and Usage

The global health office retains the rights to use the photographs indefinitely and free of charge in print communications, web communications, or any other Dalhousie global health related project.  Photos may be used to promote education, research and service to advance global health at Dalhousie, proper accreditation will be provided when possible.

Prizes

Awards will be given for first and second place:

  • First prize: $50 gift card and photo featured on the global health office website
  • Second prize: $25 gift card and photo featured on the global health office website

Format and Entry Process

  • Photos must be submitted by the deadline March 6, 2022 at midnight.
  • Photos must be digitally submitted to gho@dal.ca in a jpeg file format.
  • Each photo submitted must be accompanied by an entry form.
  • Black and white, sepia or color photos will be accepted.

Past Winners

2021 Global Health Photo Contest

gho_2021_ghpc_Kenya Giraffes

1st Place - 2021

Giraffes at Sunset
Kenya
Dr. Daniel van Zanten

2020 Global Health Photo Contest

gho_2021_11_potm_2020_ghpc_shin_bikes_in_the_city

1st Place - 2020

Bikes in the City
Danielle Shin

2020 Global Health Photo Contest

gho_2020_ghpc_landry_teafields

2nd Place - 2020

Tea Fields
Victoria Landry