The Basque Places of Idaho Photo Contest

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The Basques in Idaho are a case study for ethnic identity through “Sense of Place.”

This photo contest is your chance to visually capture cultural diversity through place, language, and people: literally, through the lens of the Basques!

Entry Deadline: October 14, 2019, by Midnight


A professional panel of jurists will judge entries. Prizes awarded to winning photographers!

Prize Categories:

  • Best in Show
  • 2nd Place (All categories)
  • 3rd Place (All categories)
  • Best Black and White
  • Best Color
  • Best Collage
  • Best Cultural Diversity/Identity Statement
  • Best University Entry
  • Best High School Entry

December 1 through 15, 2019
Winning photographs on display at the SUB Fine Arts Gallery


December 3, 4:30 – 6:30 pm
Join us at the SUB Fine Arts Gallery


Entries must be submitted using the form below to Boise State University NO LATER THAN midnight, October 14th, 2019. No entry will be accepted without fully completed Photo Release Form. 

• Any camera (smartphone OK)
• Still photography only
• 300 dpi minimum
• Landscape/horizontal orientation only.
• JPG, TIFF, EPS or PDF files only
• Categories: Black and White, Color, Collage
** Text is acceptable on photos
• Places: Must have connection to Basques in Idaho

To enter the contest, please complete this form no later than midnight, October 14th, 2019. 

Examples: homes, businesses, civic buildings, street signs, sidewalks, places of recreation, cemeteries, churches, landscapes with Basque impact (such as sheep camps), festivals, places with Basque words

Note: If submitting a photo featuring a child under the age of 18, please be sure that their guardian completes a photo release form. No photos featuring political content or family portraits will be accepted.


Boise State University Basque Studies, Department of World Languages