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Call for Photographs for the 3rd TUFS African Photo Contest

October 15, 2019 - November 15, 2019


African Weeks 2019 Committee will hold the 3rd TUFS African Photo Contest as a part of the event "African Weeks 2019". The Contest is jointly organized by African Studies Center and Oishi Seminar of School of International and Area Studies. TUFS African Photo Contest is the event to show photos related to Africa and share charms of Africa with people. Please share your photos with us and let us enjoy Africa from your point of view!

◆Theme of the Contest: "Photogenic Africa"

Photos that capture color of Africa or the glitter of Africa, or photos related to Africa that you want to share with somebody.

Entry Condition:

1. A photo which is related to Africa.
A photo taken in African countries or a photo taken in any other countries but have some kind of connection with Africa.

2. It should be the one taken by the applicant him/herself

3. If a photo is related to Africa, it doesn't matter when and where it was taken.

4. Each applicant can apply for the contest with three photos at most.

5. It would be better to send a photo with the original resolution. (Please do not reduce image size.)

◆Application Period: From October 15, 2019 to November 15, 2019

Applicant Eligibility:

Undergraduate students, graduate students, international students, alumni, faculty and staff of Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, and families of those. (All nationalities can apply)


Photos will be exhibited at GALLERIA (1st floor of Lecture and Research Bldg.) from December 2, 2019 to December 20, 2019.

In case of too many applicants, adjudicators will select a certain number of photos out of all the photos.

◆How to entry:

Please send the following two materials to africasyashin.asctufsatsign.pnggmail.com.

1. the data of a photo

*the maximum size of the Gmail's attachment is 50 MB, so if it's more than 50 MB, please use file transfer service and so on.

2. an entry sheet (download from here for PDF version, or here for WORD version.)

Please send its scan copy with your photo, or bring it to ASC (401E2, Research and Lecture Bldg.)

◆Announcement of prize-winning photos: December 1, 2019 (tentative) on the websites of ASC and African Studies Course of TUFS.

◆Contact: Ms. Yuki Sato and Dr. Takanori Oishi (africasyashin.asctufsatsign.pnggmail.com)