Terms and Conditions
The promoter of this competition is Ledrop Nigeria Limited, representative of Remy Cointreau Portfolio of Brands in Nigeria.
Acceptance of these terms and conditions is a condition of entry to the competition. By submitting a competition entry, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions.
A. HOW TO ENTER
i. The competition runs from 10:00AM GMT on July 1st to 10:00PM GMT on 1st September 2016.
ii. All competition entries must be received by Cointreau by no later than 10:00PM GMT on 1st September 2016. All competition entries received after that time will not be accepted.
iii. To enter the competition you must submit your creative project online at http://www.cointreau.com.ng/thegrant/form by filling out the registration form and providing us with details (in writing) about your talent and how you feel winning the Cointreau Creative Crew Grant will help you to achieve your dreams.
iv. There is a limit of one entry to the competition per person. Duplicate entries will not be counted.
v. Cointreau does not accept responsibility for competition entries that are lost, mislaid, damaged or delayed in transit, regardless of cause, including for example, as a result of any technical malfunctions and/or any network, server, computer hardware or software failures of any kind.
vi. No purchase is necessary.
i. The competition is open to anyone aged 23 years and over, except employees of Cointreau (or its associated and affiliated companies) their families, agents or any third party directly associated with administration of the competition.
ii.By entering the competition, you confirm that you are eligible to do so and eligible to claim the prize (in particular, you must be available to attend the events detailed below).
iii. Cointreau may require you to provide proof of your identity and that you are eligible to enter the competition – you agree to cooperate with such enquiries.
iv. Cointreau will not accept competition entries that are automatically generated by computer, completed by third parties or in bulk, illegible, have been forged or tampered with, or incomplete.
v. By entering the competition you confirm that your project, entry form and any accompanying materials and submissions:
- do not contain any material which is defamatory of any person or which is obscene, offensive, hateful, inflammatory or deceitful;
- do not promote sexually explicit material, violence or any illegal activity;
- do not promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
- do not infringe any rights of any other person or breach any legal duties owed to third parties;
- are not threatening, abusive or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;
- are not likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person;
- are not used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person;
- do not give the impression that they emanate from Cointreau; or
- do not advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright or trade mark infringement or computer misuse.
vi. Cointreau reserves all rights to disqualify you if your conduct is contrary to the spirit or intention of the competition or if (in Cointreau’s opinion) you are in breach of these terms and conditions.
i. Cointreau’s Creative Committee will select the top twenty most creative applications for a voting phase by the public. From the 12th September to the 26th September, the top 10 most voted online finalists following the closing date and the finalists will be informed by email on or before 11th October 2016.
ii. The ten finalists will then be invited to attend Cointreau Creative Crew mentorship ceremony on or before 30th October 2016 to announce the selected finalists to be mentored by each Creative Committee.
Mentoring phase by the Cointreau Creative Committee with the 10 finalists will run from 1st November to 30th December 2016 The awards ceremony is planned to take place in Lagos on the 14th January 2017 but the date is subject to change. The venue will be announced nearer the time.
iii.If any finalist and/or winner cannot attend the presentation event or awards ceremony their entry will no longer be considered for the grant, and a new finalist or winner will be selected.
iv. Cointreau’s expert committee and grand jury will make their decisions on the basis of each project’s creativity and how entrants embody the values of the competition.
v. The selection of the finalists and the grant winner is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into regarding their selection.
vi. The ten finalists invited to the Cointreau’s awards ceremony may bring a friend or family member as a guest. Guests must be aged 21 or over. Guest invites cannot be sold or traded for value to third parties. Cointreau may withdraw invitations if a finalist breaches these terms and conditions (whether such breach is actual or suspected).
vii. There is no cash alternative for the invites and the invites are not negotiable or transferable.
D. THE GRANT
i.The grant winner will be awarded a grant of €20,000 to pursue the creative vision set out in their entry. The grant will be paid to the winner in installments. The timescale for the payment of the installments and the amount of each installment will be at Cointreau’s discretion and will depend on the nature and requirements of the winning entry.
ii.The grant may only be used in pursuance of the winning project. The winner of the grant will be required to sign a contract with Cointreau (the terms of which will be determined by Cointreau) making it clear how the grant will be spent. Cointreau will be entitled to withhold payment of any installment of the grant (and to require repayment of any installments) in the event of a breach of the contract by the winner.
E. WEB USERS VOTING
i. Users can vote for you via http://www.cointreau.com.ng (Website).
ii. Users can vote online once a day on the Website. Entrants are permitted to vote for themselves.
iii. Users can vote as many times as they like during the competition but only one vote per day per user.
iv. Any cheating attempt will be disqualified and those votes won’t be taken into account and will be cancelled.
v. The number of votes will not be taken into account by Cointreau’s expert committee and grand jury.
vi. Votes that are automatically generated by computer, completed in bulk, forged or tampered with will not be counted and may result in your disqualification from the competition.
F. VOTERS PRIZE
i. Voters of the 10 finalists with the highest votes also stand a chance to win various prizes including exclusive invitations to attend any one of Cointreau La Soiree Creative events from September to November 2016. The winner will be announced on Cointreau.com.ng and the winner will be contacted personally by email.
ii. The winner must respond to Cointreau by email to Online@ledropnigeria.com within 10 days of Cointreau’s email notifying them that they have won in order to claim their prize.
iii. If the winner does not respond to Cointreau within 10 days of the email, then their prize will be forfeited and another winner will be selected based on who received the next highest number of votes.
iii. The selection of the winner is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into regarding their selection.
iv. There is no cash alternative for the prize and the prize is not negotiable or transferable.
v. Full details of the prize will be sent to the winner by email within 10 days of Cointreau’s receipt of the winner’s Acknowledgment.
vi. The prize may not be claimed by a third party on the winner’s behalf.
vii. Cointreau does not accept any responsibility if the winner is not able to take up the prize.
G. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
i.Insofar as is permitted by law, Cointreau, its employees, agents and distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable for any costs, claims or losses howsoever caused that arise by reason of any person's entry into the competition or the award, or non-award, to them of a prize. This does not exclude Cointreau’s liability for personal injury or death where it is caused by the negligence of Cointreau or its agents or employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.
i. All competition entries and accompanying material submitted to Cointreau will become the property of Cointreau on receipt and will not be returned.
ii. You agree that Cointreau may make any part of your project entry and accompanying materials available as it sees fit to publicise and promote the competition, including but not limited to making them available on its Website, on any social media platforms and at any events promoting or related to the competition. You agree to grant Cointreau a non-exclusive, worldwide, irrevocable licence, for the full period of any intellectual property rights, in your project entry and any accompanying materials, to use, display, publish, transmit, copy, edit, alter, store, re-format and sub-license them for such purposes.
iii. You consent to Cointreau recording your attendance at any event relating to the competition (and copying, editing and publishing those recordings for any purpose) and you agree that, in return for your participation in the competition and attendance at those events, any material you generate as part of your attendance at those events will be owned by us for any purpose.
iv. You agree to waive your moral and performers’ rights in respect of your project entry, accompanying materials and attendance at any events relating to the competition in favour of Cointreau for Cointreau’s use for the purposes of this agreement.
I. DATA PROTECTION AND PUBLICITY
i. By entering the competition, you agree that any personal data supplied to or obtained by Cointreau in connection with the competition (including your name, image, social media account and contact details) may be used by Cointreau, its agents, partners and/or any third party suppliers (as applicable) in connection with the administration of the competition and for any other reasonable and related promotional purposes.
ii. Your email address may be used to contact you about the competition, Cointreau’s products, projects Cointreau are running. If you win, you further agree to participate in any reasonable publicity required by Cointreau including publishing your name on the Website or Cointreau’s social media.
i. You may promote Cointreau and the competition via social media but you agree to keep confidential any information and material of a confidential nature regarding Cointreau or the competition which come to your knowledge through your participation in the competition, including the identities of the ten finalists and eventual winner of the grant until they have been publicly announced by Cointreau.
i. If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these terms and conditions Cointreau may, at its sole discretion, exclude you from participating in the competition, or withdraw the prize.
ii. Cointreau reserves the right to hold void, suspend, cancel, or amend the competition where it becomes necessary to do so.
iii. If a provision of these terms and conditions is or becomes invalid or unenforceable, that part shall not affect the validity of the other provisions in these terms and conditions, and shall be severed from those provisions.
iv. These terms and conditions shall be governed by Nigeria law, and you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Nigeria.
L. CONTACT COINTREAU
i. To contact Cointreau or to de-register and withdraw from the competition or any email updates from Cointreau, please email Online@ledropnigeria.com . All of Cointreau’s emails to you will also have an opt-out link if you wish to unsubscribe from further updates.
A FIVE-STEP SELECTION PROCESS
#1 Submit your application at www.cointreau.com.ng
#2 A creative committee will prepare a list of 20 most creative applications for a voting phase.
#3 Internet users will be able to vote and weigh in on the project of their choice, by selecting the 10 most daring and creative projects.
#4 From the 12th September to the 26th September, the top 10 most voted finalists following the closing date will be invited to mentoring phase of the Dream, Dare, Create Competition.
#5 The Grand Jury will award a € 20,000 grant to the grand prizewinner of the top 10 finalist of the “Dream, Dare, Create” Competition.
All projects are welcome, you have carte blanche to express yourself and create yourself.
If you are of legal age and Nigerian nationality
- Fill out the form
- Attach your photo
- Submit your project in writing accompanied by a video or any other file of your choice
DARE to share your creative project with us at www.cointreau.com.ng from July 1st to September 1st, 2016.
Please, consult our Terms and conditions
Your project will be reviewed within 72 hours.