Student Competitions Terms and Conditions

  

Creative Hackathon Rules and Eligibility

  • Upload ONE Form of ID (Age verification) - This can be either passport copy, driving license or student ID.

  • Students must be enrolled full-time in university and not a part of any corporation

  • The competition is open only to students whose universities are affiliated with the Dubai Knowledge Park & Dubai International Academic City.

  • All work created as part of the competition remains the property of the Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity and the ideas can be used by the “Client” as part of their advertising/marketing.

  • The work will be judged onsite at the Hackathon event and winners will be announced on 27 October 2022.

Cover Competition Rules and Eligibility

The Student Cover Competition is open to university students in full-time education, up to 25 years of age.
All entrants must create a Print Campaign answering the brief, which has been announced and will close in December 2022.

The countries eligible to enter include:
Afghanistan, Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Ghana, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Kenya, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Tunisia, UAE, West Bank & Gaza, Western Sahara, Yemen.

Required documents

1. To complete your entry, you will need to upload the following:
  • One Presentation board (JPG) - MANDATORY/li>
  • Supporting Material – OPTIONAL

Required format
JPG, JPEG, PNG, PDF
327(h) x 240(w)

Please add 10mm bleed and crop marks across all sides.
Entry must include the Campaign ME masthead
Your entry can include English OR Arabic.

Please ensure you read the brief in full as this outlines all guidelines and material to be provided.

2. Also upload ONE Form of ID (Age verification)

This can be either passport copy, driving license or student ID.

Other Instructions

  • Please ensure you upload all the necessary documents.

  • Failure to do so may result in your entry not being accepted.

  • Students must be enrolled full-time in university and not a part of any corporation

  • No entries will be accepted via any method expect the student entry portal and must be entered before the deadline date.

  • Students may enter multiple entries, if the campaigns are of a different concept/idea.

  • All work created as part of the competition remains the property of the Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity and the ideas can be used by the “Client” as part of their advertising/marketing.

  • The work will be judged by the Competition Jury in January 2023. Shortlists will be announced in February 2023 and the winner will be announced in March 2023.

Integrated Competition Rules and Eligibility

JPG, JPEG, PNG, PDF
420(h) x 594(w)

Your entry can include English OR Arabic.

Please ensure you read the brief in full as this outlines all guidelines and material to be provided.

2. Also upload ONE Form of ID (Age verification)

This can be either passport copy, driving license or student ID.

Other Instructions

  • Please ensure you upload all the necessary documents.

  • Failure to do so may result in your entry not being accepted.

  • Students must be enrolled full-time in university and not a part of any corporation.

  • No entries will be accepted via any method expect the student entry portal and must be entered before the deadline date.

  • Students may enter multiple entries, if the campaigns are of a different concept/idea.

  • All work created as part of the competition remains the property of the Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity and the ideas can be used by the “Client” as part of their advertising/marketing.

  • The work will be judged by the Competition Jury in January 2023. Shortlists will be announced in February 2023 and the winner will be announced in March 2023.