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Photo Contest

Thank you for Participating in the 2016-2017 photo contest!

1st: Knapp Charter Academy

Group of girls huddled together, smiling at camera

2nd: Muskegon Covenant Academy

Graduating student celebrating with young family member

3rd: Knapp Charter Academy

Group of young girls playing with fall leaves

Each year, teachers and administrators from GVSU charter schools have the opportunity to win a cash prize for submitting excellent pictures of activity happening in their buildings. To enter the contest, submit the contest form, photos, and media releases electronically to See below for rules/regulations. The deadline to submit photos is February 1, 2017. 

  • Each school can send up to 10 photos for consideration.
  • To be considered, photos must be 1MB or larger in size (for any questions regarding picture sizes please contact Michael Cousins at
  • Photos must be submitted in JPEG, TIFF, or PNG format.
  • Only color photos will be accepted.
  • By entering, you warrant that the photograph you submit is original and is your own, and does not infringe on the rights of a third party. You further warrant that your participation in this photo contest does not violate any agreement between you and a third party.
  • All individuals in the photo must be identified for release purposes.
  • A signed release form for each person in the photo must be provided.
  • An electronic version of the school's logo should accompany each submission so it can be used in conjunction with the photo.
  • All photo submissions become the property of the GVSU Charter Schools Office and may be used in other printed publications, advertising, or on the website.

Photo Contest Form

Photo Contest

Media Release

Media Release Photo