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2017 Entries

The Inauguration of a New Craft Centre, Romania (Hugh Williamson, 2016)

Showcase your Fieldwork Photographs

Postgraduates in Social Anthropology are invited to enter this year’s competition to have their work displayed in the Division and have the chance to win a Heffer’s book voucher.

To enter, submit the following to by
Friday 12 May 2017

  • up to three photos showing your fieldwork stories
  • a short caption for each photograph
  • a short account of your fieldwork - max 200 words

Photos will be judged on quality and content, with special consideration given to images that convey a strong sense of human life and experience in the setting depicted.

First prize - £75.00 Heffers voucher
Second Prize - £50.00 Heffers voucher
Third Prize - £25.00 Heffers voucher


Competition rules

  1. You must be currently enrolled in an MPhil, MRes or PhD in social anthropology at the University of Cambridge.
  2. You must submit up to three photographs showing your fieldwork, including a short caption for each photograph and a short account of your fieldwork of up to 200 words.
  3. It is the responsibility of those submitting photographs to ensure the images they provide are appropriate for public display and would not create difficulty or embarrassment, including problems for any persons depicted.
  4. Photographs must be submitted in high-resolution jpeg images suitable for digital reproduction.
  5. By submitting your work, you agree to its public display within the Division, use on the Division’s website, and display at a limited number of University outreach events.
  6. All entries must be submitted by 5.00 p.m., Friday 12 May 2017.