Contest Guidelines:

Name each digital file: LastName_FirstName_Year (e.g. Smith_John_2016).

Submit clear digital photos (not blurry). Submitted photos will be featured on instagram.

No hard copy prints will be accepted - digital only.

Limit of two photos per person. Please keep the images clean and tasteful. Please include a brief description of each photo.


Who can participate?

Current students and scholars are welcome to submit entries.

Photo Contest

Calling all international photographers! We invite all international students and scholars to participate in the ISSO’s 2016 photo contest, 'New Beginnings'. Share a photo of your what 'new beginnings' means to you. The possibilities are endless!

This year we will accept a maximum of 2 entries per person with photos representing 'New Beginnings'. Email entries to isso@brandeis.edu. Save files as LastName_FirstName_Year (e.g.: Smith_John_2016). Deadline for submission is Friday, March 4, 2016.


The voting for the best picture will be featured on ISSO's new instagram account. All contest photos will be featured on our instagram account during the month of March. The more 'likes' a photo gets, the closer it is to winning! So invite your friends to follow our new instagram and 'like' our photos! Contest winners will be announced the week of March 28th during our Brandeis University Instagram Take-Over.