The STAND Student Festival is run by students, for students, to raise awareness about the burning issues shaping the world around us. 

Every Autumn, voluntary teams bring a student art exhibition and range of interactive events to NUIG, UCC, TCD, UCD, DCU, TU Dublin and MU.

Want to help us bring the 2020 festival to your campus? Find out how you can get involved!


Check out our previous photography exhibitions developed by students! Every year our outdoor exhibition travels to campuses around Ireland highlighting global justice issues. This year, it could be your art on show! Click here to find out more.

2016 Exhibition

2017 Exhibition

2018 Exhibition

2019 Exhibition



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Join the team!

By joining the STAND Student Festival team you’ll meet new people, develop personal and professional skills, and find out more about important issues that shape the world we live in. We recruit teams of student coordinators to help design and coordinate the festival on campuses across Ireland.