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Date: Friday 08 September 2017
Venue: Hawthorn Campus

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How to enter:

Simply take a beautiful, interesting or imaginative photograph of anything relevant to your particular area of research, or capture a representation of your research (like a digitalisation of a dataset) and send the high-resolution image file to research@swin.edu.au by Friday 8 September with an image title, your name, faculty, and a small blurb about the image. The blurb needs to give a context for the image, so that the judges can understand your image and thought process. 

What's on offer:

1st Prize: An Apple IPad 32 GB Wi-Fi or a Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 32GB Wi -Fi Tablet & $500 for student research expenses (conference attendance etc).
2nd Prize: $500 for student research expenses (conference attendance etc).
3rd Prize: $250 Swinburne Bookshop voucher

The photos and images will be displayed on the Hawthorn campus from the 18th September- 2nd October. The winning photos or images will be chosen by a panel of judges selected by Swinburne Research. The panel will take into consideration the aesthetics of the image including colour, composition and subject.

Entries close Friday 8 September

So get out your camera or jump on Photoshop and submit your research image now!

For any enquiries please contact research@swin.edu.au

 

Contact Information: Swinburne Research
Email: research@swin.edu.au Tel: 92148468


Terms and Conditions

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
PHOTOS MUST BE DIGITAL. ONE ENTRY PER PERSON. TO ENTER, IMAGE FILES (WHICH MUST BE HIGH ENOUGH RESOLUTION FOR PRINT REPRODUCTION) MUST BE SENT TO RESEARCH@SWIN.EDU.AU BY FRIDAY 8 SEPTEMBER. NO PRINTS WILL BE ACCEPTED. FIRST PRIZE IS AN APPLE IPAD 32GB WI-FI OR SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB S2 9.7 32GB WI -FI AND $500 FOR STUDENT EXPENSES SUCH AS CONFERENCE ATTENDANCE. SECOND PRIZE IS $500 FOR STUDENT EXPENSES SUCH AS CONFERENCE ATTENDANCE. THIRD PRIZE IS A $250 SWINBURNE BOOKSHOP VOUCHER. WINNING ENTRIES WILL BE SELECTED BY A PANEL OF JUDGES SELECTED BY SWINBURNE RESEARCH. JUDGES WILL SELECT THEIR FAVOURITE IMAGE BASED ON PERSONAL PREFERENCE - TAKING INTO ACCOUNT COMPOSITION, AESTHETICS, COLOUR ETC. WINNING ENTRIES WILL BE NOTIFIED IN EARLY OCTOBER BY EMAIL. WINNERS NAMES WILL BE PUBLISHED IN THE SWINBURNE RESEARCH BULLETIN IN OCTOBER 2017. PRIZES CAN BE CLAIMED AT SWINBURNE RESEARCH, SPS BUILDING, HAWTHORN CAMPUS, OR PRIZES CAN BE MAILED AT WINNERS REQUEST. CASH PRIZES WILL BE TRANSFERRED TO THE RELEVANT FACULTY FOR STUDENT USAGE OR CHEQUES MAY BE GIVEN OUT. JUDGES DECISION IS FINAL. SWINBURNE UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY MAY USE THE IMAGES FOR PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES TO PUBLICISE YOUR, AND SWINBURNE'S RESEARCH. OWNERSHIP OF THE IMAGE WILL REMAIN WITH THE STUDENT. IT IS UP TO THE STUDENT TO ENSURE THAT CORRECT CONSENT HAS BEEN GIVEN TO ANY PERSON FEATURING IN AN IMAGE. IF YOU DO NOT WISH YOUR PHOTO OR IMAGE TO BE USED FOR PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES PLEASE INDICATE THIS IN YOUR EMAIL ENTRY. COMPETION ENTRY IS RESTRICTED TO SWINBURNE STUDENTS CURRENTLY ENROLLED IN A POSTGRADUATE RESEARCH DEGREE. All STUDENTS THAT SUBMIT AN ENTRY MUST ENSURE THAT THEY ARE THE ORIGINAL AUTHOR OF THE IMAGE. STUDENTS FROM THE SUT SARAWAK CAMPUS MALAYSIA ARE ALSO ABLE TO ENTER THE COMPETITION. COMPETITION ENQUIRIES CAN BE SENT TO SWINBURNE RESEARCH AT RESEARCH@SWIN.EDU.AU