Terms & Conditions (for past competitions)

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Terms & Conditions of the competition

It is important you read the terms & conditions as you agree to these when you sign the application form:

  • The competition is open to students at school or college in years 5 - 11 (age 9-16)
  • All entries must be accompanied by an application form signed by the entrant, a parent or guardian & a D&T teacher (or appropriate teacher who knows the student).
  • By signing the application form all parties are agreeing to the terms & conditions on this page. 
  • The closing date for entries in the current competition is listed on the main competition page & this is subject to change without prior notice.
  • The main prize is for the school the winning student attends & not the student. A different prize of lesser value will be awarded to the student. 
  • Runner up & teacher prizes will be awarded at the judges discretion.
  • There is no charge to enter the competition.
  • Entries must meet the criteria listed in the competition information.
  • Entries are non returnable.
  • Entrants are responsible for delivering their work & receipt of entries can’t be acknowledged. If proof of receipt is required it is advised entries are sent by Royal Mail ‘Signed For’ or ‘Special Delivery Guaranteed’ 
  • Prizes are non transferable & there are no cash or alternative prizes.
  • If the advertised prize is not available an alternative prize will be offered.
  • There are no limits to the number of entries from individuals.
  • The judge’s decision is final & no correspondence will be entered into.
  • The prize must be claimed within one month of the winner being notified.
  • The organisers can use the entries, including images, for any purpose without payment, including for research, advertising, display, in magazines & books & to raise money for charity.
  • Signing the application form gives permission for an entrant’s photo, name, age, school & details to be mentioned in any advertising, displays, articles & books or any other format used by the organisers. 
  • Student, school & teacher details will only be used by Julie Boyd & won’t be shared with anyone else. On occasions the sponsors may want to showcase work and the entrant’s name, school and teacher may be used in these instances. Email details won’t be passed onto sponsors unless these are required for purposes related to the competition e.g. delivery of a prize, and this will only be done with permission. 
  • Our privacy policy on how personal data collected from individuals is used, along with how data can be deleted, can be found here.
  • Terms & conditions & application criteria can be reviewed & changed at any time by the organisers without notice
  • The competition is open to UK mainland entrants only. Photo/design work entries from outside the UK mainland are accepted and will be considered for inclusion on the website but can’t win the main prizes.    
  • Schools that enter the competition receive a free electronic resource. This will be emailed to the school using the address on the application form. There is no cash or other alternative for this resource. 
  • Prizes will be sent direct to the school for distribution to the winners except for the 1st prize winner and this will be delivered direct to the school with a small prize giving ceremony taking place. During the prize giving photos will be taken of the winning student and teacher receiving their prize along with a short interview taking place about the entry. Participation in the prize giving photos and their use on our website and other promotional material is an essential part of the school and student being able to receive the winning prize. 
  • See our privacy policy

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