Showcase your photography skills. 

Since 2009, the School of Politics and Global Studies has held an annual internship photo contest highlighting student experiences and their incredible talents. We are currently accepting submissions! The contest is open to all current undergraduate and graduate SPGS students. The photo contest is currently not accepting submissions, but stay tuned for updates! 

Photos are submitted during the spring semester and voted on during the ASU's Open Door 2025 event. Winners will be awarded at the School's ceremony in April. 

  • Culture/place: media, heritage, religion, local, popular participation, identity, populations
  • Economics: business, goods, services, capital, trade, poverty, inequality, negotiation, market
  • Politics and governance: institutions, nationalism, internationalism, law, corruption, democracy, authority, legitimacy, policy, diplomacy
  • Urban systems: building, sustainability, development, boundaries, population movement
  • Environment: climate, biodiversity, pollution, environment degradation, ecological pressures
  • Violence, conflict, and human rights: genocide, terrorism, humanitarian intervention, crisis, atrocity, justice, disaster, colonialism, protest

Submissions must include a completed photo release form and submit your photo below: 

2024 Submission Form 

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