Photo competition

Photo competition "Let diversity click! - for an open society

We want to celebrate the fifth birthday of the Intercultural Tutors Team (ITT) and the successful completion of the project “Diverse living – from them to US” with a photo competition.

What can you win?

Prizes of a total of 1,500 euros await the winners.

We are looking for creative – possibly unconventional – pictures that deal with the following questions:

What is the meaning of diversity for you? What experiences and challenges regarding diversity do you want to share with us? How you deal with the topic is – of course – up to you. It can be positive or you can have a critical approach to the subject.

Conditions for participation

Who can participate?

Every student, who is enrolled in a university in Darmstadt, can participate.

How many pictures can be handed in?

Participants can only hand in one picture.

What criteria – regarding the picture – have to be followed?

  • File format: JPEG
  • Resolution: minimum 5 megapixel
  • Pixel density: 300 dpi
  • Colour space: sRGB
  • File size: maximum 15 MB

How to name the file?


Where do I send the picture and what kind of information has to be included?

Name and e-mail-address must be included. Further-more, pictures without a full description cannot be accepted.

What has to be part of your application?

  • Photo (black and white or coloured), format and criteria see above
  • Scan of the signed copyright statement
  • Scan or file of the proof of enrollment at a university in Darmstadt

Closing date

Tuesday, the 22nd of May 2018

How are the photos assessed?

If a sufficient amount of photos is handed in, a panel will rate the pictures.

Prizes will be awarded to the photos with the best scores that are regarded as worthy of getting an award. No recourse to legal action is possible.

Award ceremony

Place and time of the award ceremony will be announced in good time.

Are there additional questions?

Contact: Intercultural Tutors Team (ITT)

Studierendenwerk Darmstadt - Interkulturelles



Intercultural Affairs

Mensa Stadtmitte

Alexanderstraße 4
64283 Darmstadt


Copyright Statement

Please fill in the Copyright Statement and send it togehter with your photo to