ANU Virtual Open Week 2020: Accommodation Prize Promotion Terms and conditions

1.    Information on how to enter and the prize forms part of these conditions of entry. Entry into the promotion is deemed acceptance of these conditions of entry. 

2. The promoter of this competition is The Australian National University (ANU) (ABN 52234063906).  The promoter of this competition is The Australian National University (ANU) (ABN 52234063906). 

3. The promotion is being held in conjunction with ANU Virtual Open Week commencing Saturday 22 August to Friday 28 August 2020.

4.   Entry is open to Undergraduate and Postgraduate prospective students, intending to commence study at The Australian National University Semester 1, 2021. Excluded entrants include current ANU students, employees of The Australian National University and their immediate family members.

5.    To be eligible to claim the prize, the entrant must receive and accept a full time academic offer from The Australian National University commencing Semester 1, 2021. This prize is not transferable to another commencing student. The prize is not transferable to another ANU Residential or affiliated College. The winner must maintain a full time load of enrolment at The Australian National University.     

6.    Only one entry per person is permitted.

7.    The promotion will commence at 9.00am Wednesday 5 August 2020 and close at 6.00pm Friday 28 August 2020.

8.    ANU stands for equity in all that we do, and we will reflect the extraordinary and increasing diversity of the Australia we serve. Talent - realised or potential - will be the only threshold for joining our community as a student or staff member. The national university will work with communities across Australia to address the widespread legacies of inequality of opportunity through both education and research.

9.    To enter the promotion, participants must register online for the ANU Virtual Open Week and submit 250 words on how this prize will benefit you and help you achieve your goals. THIS SUBMISSION to Student.Recruitment@anu.edu.au by 28 September 2020 will constitute an entry into the competition.

10.    TThis is a game of skill and chance plays no part in determining winners. Each valid entry will be individually judged based on the basis of the entry criteria. The judge's decision will be final and no correspondence will be entered into. Judging will take place at the Marketing and Student Recruitment office (Building X005), 6th Floor, 121 Marcus Clarke Street at 10am on Monday 18 January 2021  

11.    . There will be two prizes:

a. Prize 1: ANU Residential Accommodation Prize Available to Undergraduate Student

One academic year fully catered (21 meals per week) in a standard room at Bruce Hall one of the catered ANU Residential Colleges (standard accommodation contract period 45 weeks) valued up to $21,000.00

This prize does not include the accommodation acceptance fees (including but not limited to the refundable deposit, Resident Committee fee, registration fee) payable at the time of accommodation offer. Terms and Conditions ANU Virtual Open Week 2020

b. Prize 2: ANU Residential Accommodation Prize Available to Postgraduate Student

One academic year self-catered accommodation in a single studio at Bruce Hall Packard Wing one of the self-catered postgraduate ANU Residential Colleges (standard accommodation contract period 45 weeks) valued up to $14,500.00

This prize does not include the accommodation fees (including but not limited to the refundable deposit, Resident Committee fee, registration fee) payable at time of accommodation offer. TOTAL Value of prize - $35,500.00a secondary prize of a University Starter Pack will be offered.     

Alternative Prize Pack: University Starter

Pack including:        
    Available to Undergraduate and Postgraduate student only and will include:
a.    Laptop (MacBook Pro 13" 4.5 GHz 8GB) $1,999
b.    Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones $429.95 
c.    ANU Hoodie, Black T-shirt and assorted ANU Merchandise  $200
d.    Bookshop voucher from Harry Hartog  $300
        TOTAL Value of prize - $2928.95 

12. If the winner declines the major prize a secondary prize of a University Starter Pack will be offered. Alternative Prize Pack: University Starter Pack including: Available to Undergraduate and Postgraduate student only and will include: a. Laptop (MacBook Pro 13" 4.5 GHz 8GB) $1,999 b. Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones $429.95 c. ANU Hoodie, Black T-shirt and assorted ANU Merchandise $200 d. Bookshop voucher from Harry Hartog $300 TOTAL Value of prize - $2928.95

13. If the prize is unavailable, for whatever reason, the promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize for a prize of equal or greater value subject to approval from relevant regulatory authorities.

14. The winner of the prize shall be notified by phone and email by 5pm on Monday 18 January 2021 advising that they have won and how to collect/receive their prize. Details of the winning entry will be published on the ANU website www.anu.edu.au from 9am Tuesday 19 January 2021.

15. Should the prize remain unclaimed for a period of three months, then a redraw shall be conducted in the same manner as the original draw. This will be on 10am Thursday 19 March 2021 at the same time and place as the original draw. The winner of the re-draw shall be notified by phone and email by 5.00pm Thursday 19 March 2021. This will be published on ANU website www.anu.edu.au from 9am Friday 20 March 2021.

16. The promoter reserves the right to remove an entry or entries by any individual who the promoter has reason to believe has breached any of these conditions, or engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct calculated to jeopardize the fair and proper conduct of the promotion.

17. All entries become the property of The Australian National University. All entries may be entered into databases and the ANU may use the entrant's names, addresses, telephone numbers and mail addresses for future promotional, marketing, recruitment and publicity purposes in any media worldwide without notice. By entering the promotion, entrants confirm that they allow their details to be used for this purpose. If entrants do not consent to their details being used for future marketing purposes, the entrant should contact the Promoter in writing to notify the promoter.