The small printTerms and conditions of the IB Challenge
By entering the competition conducted by UBS AG (the “IB Challenge”) you agree to the terms and conditions below which are subject to change by UBS AG at any time without notice.
Registrations for the IB Challenge are open to current students from the following universities only; Australian National University, University of Adelaide, University of Melbourne, Monash University, University of New South Wales, University of Queensland, Sydney University, University of Technology Sydney and University of Western Australia (“Participating Universities”). Each team must comprise of between two to four students from the same Participating University.
The judging panel for Campus Heats and Campus Finals for each Participating University will comprise of academics from that Participating University along with UBS representatives. The judging panel for National Finals will comprise of UBS representatives. Entries will be judged on team performance and merit and not on individual performances. Decisions made by the judging panels will be final and not open to dispute. The National Finals will be held in UBS’s Sydney Office. UBS’s travel desk will provide a return economy flight for Interstate based winners of the Campus Finals who are invited to attend the National Final. Taxis to and from the airport will be reimbursed.
Entrants’ personal details will not be disclosed to parties outside of UBS and the entrants’ Participating University.
Winners of the National Final will be announced on the same day as the National Final.
Cash prizes are awarded to the top three teams who compete in the National Final. First prize is AUD$5,000, second prize is AUD$2,500 and third prize is AUD$1,500. UBS will request that bank account details are provided for one member of each of the top three teams. UBS takes no responsibility for the cash prize once the deposit has been actioned. UBS will deposit the cash prizes within one month of the National Finals.
National Finalists who finish within the top three teams and submit an application for a 2018-19 UBS Summer Internship online at ubs.com/graduates prior to the published deadline will be invited to UBS for an interview for a 2018-19 Summer Internship at UBS. Despite the foregoing, no guarantee is made of being offered a 2018-19 Summer Internship at UBS
UBS AG takes no responsibility for any injury, loss or damages incurred by participants whilst competing in the IB Challenge, whether due to UBS’ or the Participating University’s negligence or otherwise. Participants agree that UBS will not be liable for any liability, claim, or damage suffered by the Participant as a result of or in connection with their participation in the IB Challenge.