By entering the Business Chicks Competition (Promotion), you agree to the following terms and conditions.

Terms & conditions

By entering the Business Chicks Competition (Promotion), you agree to the following terms and conditions:

  1. The Promoter is Victoria University (VU) (ABN: 83 776 954 731, CRICOS Provider No. 00124K) PO Box 14428, Melbourne, Victoria 8001
  2. All information on 'how to enter' forms part of these terms and conditions. By entering into the Promotion you warrant that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions.
  3. The Promotion commences on Friday 6 March 2020 at 9:00am AEST and closes Saturday 31 October 2020 at 2:00pm AEST. (Promotion Period). Any entry that is not received during the Promotion Period will be invalid.
  4. The winner will be announced at 4:00pm AEST on Friday 20 November 2020 at Victoria University, Footscray Park.

Eligibility

  1. Entry is open to Australian Residents aged 18 years and over. Entrants must be individuals and not companies or other entities. Employees and immediate family members of VU, Business Chicks, and associated agencies and/or companies any way involved in the Promotion, are not valid entrants in the Promotion.
  2. Incomplete, illegible or incorrect entries, or entries containing offensive or defamatory comments, or which breach any law or infringe any third-party rights, including intellectual property rights, will not be eligible to win.
  3. The winner of the promotion must apply and enrol into a VU Master’s program to be eligible for the prize.
  4. The winner of the promotion must meet the entry requirements of the Master’s program that they are applying for in order to be eligible.
  5. If the winner is already enrolled into a VU Master’s degree in 2020, any units completed in semester 2 or trimester 3 will be included for the purposes of clause 28.
  6. The winner of the promotion must inform Victoria University if they defer commencement of their studies. This will result in the remainder of the monies being withheld until they return to study and the winner must return within 6 months of deferment.  The winner of the promotion may only defer their course once.
  7. If the winner of the promotion decides to change from the original course they were enrolled into, they will forfeit the remaining prize monies.
  8. If the winner of the promotion decides to withdraw from the course, the remaining prize monies will be forfeited.

How to enter

  1. Entrants must complete all required sections of the following entry forms:
    vu.edu.au/business-chicks, and
    https://www.vu.edu.au/study-at-vu/information-for/postgraduate-students/business-chicks-explore-opportunities-with-vu
  2. You may enter the Promotion once only.

Judging

  1. There will be one winner selected from the valid entries.
  2. This is a game of skill.  Chance plays no part in determining the winner.
  3. The winner will be selected on the basis of their entry being the most creative and inspiring entry as judged by VU.
  4. VU will contact the winners via telephone (if available) and email to confirm the Entrant's winning entry within 28 days of the draw, and their names will be published on the Victoria University – Australia Facebook page and on the Student Life webpage, located at www.vu.edu.au/current-students/campus-life/competitions-surveys.
  5. If contacted by VU, you have 28 days to respond to VU’s contact. Once that time period has elapsed, you forfeit your prize and VU will select another winner.
  6. No prizes can be collected unless the winner provides proof of identity which is satisfactory to VU.

Personal information

  1. VU will collect your personal information, including your name, likeness, email address and social media account details which it will keep in accordance with the VU privacy policy, located at http://www.vu.edu.au/privacy.
  2. By entering the promotion you agree to receive information and marketing communications from VU.
  3. In the event that you are the winner of the Promotion, you consent to the disclosure, publication and dissemination of your name and likeness for the purposes of the Promotion, and VU’s advertising and marketing purposes (as winner of the Promotion).
  4. VU accepts no responsibility for any entries not received for any reason during the Promotion Period. No responsibility will be taken for lost, late or misdirected entries. VU is not responsible for technical difficulties with the entry mechanism and does not warrant that the entry mechanism will be available at all times.

Prize details

There is one prize to be won.

Prize: Up to $10,000 AUD

  1. The prize values are correct as at the date of printing.
  2. The prizes are not transferable or exchangeable.
  3. The monies will be paid according the University’s fund dispersal process.
    1. If the winner undertakes a Master’s degree that equates to 1.5 years, the monies will be paid in the following format:
      1. $2,500 given after successful completion of 4 units
      2. $2,500 given after successful completion of 8 units
      3. $5,000 given after successful completion of degree
    2. If the winner undertakes a Master’s degree that equates to 2 years, the monies will be paid in the following format:
      1. $2,500 given after successful completion of 4 units
      2. $2,500 given after successful completion of 8 units
      3. $2,500 given after successful completion of 12 units
      4. $2,500 given after successful completion of degree

Decision final

  1. In all matters relating to the Promotion, all decisions of VU and staff will be final and cannot be contested. No correspondence or discussions will be entered into.