By entering the #MyPlacementStory competition you are agreeing to these competition rules:
The My Placement Story competition is being run by Bournemouth University from Monday 16 January 2017 to 11pm on Sunday 26 February 2017.
To enter you must be over the age of 16 years and you must be completing, or have completed, a work placement as part of your studies at Bournemouth University.
We hold the right to reject any entry which we feel does not meet the criteria or rules of the competition, or which we feel is derogatory, immoral or inappropriate.
You must have the appropriate permissions of all individuals within the image to use and upload the image. Images should not include any logos or branding belonging to your placement provider unless you have the placement provider’s permission to include them. Images should not have any other logos or branding imprinted on them, and must not infringe the intellectual property rights of any third party.
The competition will close at 11pm on Sunday 26 February 2017. Late entries will not be accepted. The entries will be judged by Bournemouth University staff members. The decision of the judges will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
The winners will be announced on the University's social media accounts in respect of entries submitted on Sunday 28 February 2017.
The prizes for the My Placement Story competition are as set out below and shall be allocated to the winners by the judges.
1st Prize – a tailor-made work outfit up to the value of £500
2nd Prize - £250 towards a professional development course of your choice
3rd Prize - £100 footwear voucher
4th Prize - SportBU one year membership*
5th Prize - SportBU one year membership*
*The SportBU memberships are for 2017/18 and can be activated at any point in the academic year but are only valid for the duration of the 2017/18 academic year.
The value of all prizes quoted above is inclusive of any VAT payable.
The prizes will be non-transferable and no cash or alternatives will be offered.
We reserve the right to substitute prizes with another prize of a similar value in the event of the original prizes not being available.
By participating in the competition, you give Bournemouth University permission to:
(a) Use any images on our social media channels, website, iBU app and for publicity and marketing purposes;
(b) Mention your name in relation to the My Placement Story competition.
The University may need to modify entries, including but not limited to resizing, cropping or colour adjustment as necessary, provided that the University shall endeavour in undertaking such modifications to maintain the integrity of your entry as originally created.
All entrants agree to take part in any publicity or promotion that may be organised by the University in relation to the competition, whether or not they win a prize.
The University does not accept responsibility for the return of any materials submitted in connection with the competition.
The University does not accept any liability for any damage, loss, injury or disappointment suffered by any entrants as a result of participating in the competition or being selected for a prize, save that the University does not exclude its liability for death or personal injury as a result of its own negligence.
The University reserves the right to cancel the competition or amend these rules at any time, without prior notice.
All personal information shall be used in accordance with the University's Data Protection Policy accessible here: https://www1.bournemouth.ac.uk/about/governance/access-information/data-protection-act-1998-dpa-and-privacy-policies
These competitions and the rules are subject to and governed by English Law and are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of England and Wales.