The Borders and Bridges photo contest, held by LSE/RAPENBURG100, is one of the activities in a nationwide project which aims to explore what separates us from and connects us with ourselves, the people around us, the society we live in and our sources of inspiration.

Are you a student at Leiden University with a keen eye for the borders and bridges around you? Share your best photo and win a high quality print of your photo on canvas!

Prize and photo exhibition
The entries will be judged on originality and connection with the Borders and Bridges theme. The winner will receive a high quality print of his/her photo on canvas during the Border & Bridges event on 20 May 2017. All photos will also be included in an exhibition at Rapenburg 100.

Entry requirements

  • You are a registered (PhD) student at Leiden University
  • By entering the contest, you give LSE/RAPENBURG100 the right to use your photo for publication (with your credits of course)
  • Photo resolution: 300 dpi
  • You can submit only one digital photograph in JPG format

Submitting your photo
Send an email with the photo as an attachment to Please include your full name, phone number, email address, age, student registration number and study programme in the email. The deadline closes on 1 May 2017.