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Calendar Submission Instructions

Grey seals on Sable island beach

2023 Science As Art Photo Contest

The 2023 Science As Art photo contest is now open. The top 12 photos are selected for next year's calendar. The deadline for submissions is August 31, 2022.

The winning submissions are chosen by an internal committee, their scientific nature and their ability to reflect different departments within the Faculty of Science. Owners of the selected photos will be contacted if their eligble submission is chosen to be featured.

Rules of Entry

  • You must be a Faculty of Science alumnus, faculty member (current or retired), staff member or student to participate.
  • Photographs, images or any visual representation of science experienced in your work or life are eligible.
  • Each person may only submit one photograph or image. Please ensure your contact information will be correct as of January 2023.
  • Photos and images must be print quality (300 dpi), landscape orientation, and in .jpeg format. Digital files should be at least 1-2 MB in size.

Photo Submission

  • Image title
  • Image description (this will be used to form your photo's caption)
  • Where was the image was taken/created?
  • When was the image taken/created?
  • Your Name
  • Mailing Address
  • Phone Number
  • E-mail Address

By entering your photo or image, you’re giving Dalhousie University’s Faculty of Science permission to use it and print your full name in the Science As Art calendar, on Dalhousie-operated websites and on Dalhousie-operated social media accounts. All photos and images used will be given credit appropriately.

All questions or concerns can be directed to