The application period has closed.

Tokyo International Exchange Center (TIEC) holds Photo Contest for international students and Japanese students who live in TIEC, and staffs of Tokyo Academic Park*. Prizes are available for winners. We are looking forward to your participation!

*Tokyo Academic Park is a consortium of Tokyo International Exchange Center (TIEC), National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan) and National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) Tokyo Waterfront.

Application Guideline


Home of my heart

Qualification of Applicants

Residents of TIEC and staff of Tokyo Academic Park and related organizations.

How to Apply

Please fill the Application Form and submit with your photo data by email.
Email: nak at mark
*Please convert "at mark" to @ when you send an e-mail to us.
*Please send your email subject as ”TIEC Photo Contest 2017 applicants”.
*Please see the Application guideline for more information.

Requirements for application

All works must be original and the work of the applicant named on the application. Only one (1) entry is permitted per person.

Requirements for your photo

A photo in line with the theme. It may be either color or black and white. Expenses incurred should be paid at your end. Works already published elsewhere, such as other contests, are not accepted.
Data Size: Less than 10 MB
Please put your room No. and name in the name of the file of your work (ex.A9999TiecTaro).


Tuseday, October 3th
※We don't accept any photos sent after deadline

How to Judge

For Grand Prize, entries will be judged on the basis of creativity related with the theme by majority vote during the exhibition. Other prizes will be decided by representative or by consensus of each facility.


Photos containing recognizable models must have the permission of that person to use the image. We will not be held responsible for any claims of infringement of privacy in connection with photos submitted for the contest. Photos must not violate copyright laws. Copyright on photos submitted for the contest will remain the property of contestants, but by submitting a photo to JASSO, contestants grant JASSO permission and rights to store, display and use the photo, indefinitely on any Web site or in print, and in any advertising or promotional materials printed or online, and to exhibit the photo in public. Please note that your photo cannot be returned.

Application Guideline and Form

Please send the "Application Form" with your work.

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Assistance Planning Unit
Student Exchange Programs Planning Division
Student Exchange Department
Japan Student Services Organization
  • TEL (telephone) number is 03-5520-6012
  • E-mail E-mail address is nak at mark
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