Festival-goers who take photos at this Saturday's Celebration of Nations parade and festival event have the chance to win prizes.
The Celebration of Nations Committee is looking for photos from this year's event, which will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, in downtown Rolla.
Winning photos should capture one or more of the following attributes: community pride, sharing of culture or celebration of diversity.
The contest is open to all community members and to Missouri University of Science and Technology's students, faculty and staff.
Gift cards from Missouri S&T Bookstore will be awarded in two categories: parade and exhibition.
The first prize winner in each category will receive a $75 gift card. The second prize in each category is a $50 gift card and third prize in each category is a $25 gift card.
Photographers are asked to submit high resolution photographs that are at least 300 dpi or 5 megapixels. Email photos in an attachment with the subject line "photo contest" to firstname.lastname@example.org by Thursday, Oct. 10.
All submitted photos will be considered for use in publicity materials and will become the property of Missouri S&T. The winning photos will be included in an exhibit that will be held on the Missouri S&T campus in conjunction with International Education Week, Nov. 11-15.