I am submitting my design(s) as listed in this form. I have read and fully understand the rules of the competition and agree to abide by them.
I CONFIRM THAT: The diamond content of the design represents at least 60% of the total value of the materials used. This design contains not less than 10 carats of diamonds. This design does not include imitation, synthetic, or man-made gems; treated or otherwise processed diamonds; no precious, semi-precious stones, pearls or pieces of ivory, tortoiseshell or any materials from endangered or protected species. My design(s) has (have) not been previously entered into other competitions. I am either a citizen of Botswana, Canada, Namibia or South Africa.
I ACKNOWLEDGE THAT: Promotion of the pieces is the sole responsibility of the De Beers Group of Companies. If I am allocated a sponsor (at the sole discretion of the De Beers Group of Companies) who will make up my design(s) at his/her cost, I acknowledge that the diamond piece(s) will remain the property of the sponsor who is free to sell it/them. The sponsor will however, not own the copyright and/or intellectual property relating to the design of my finished piece(s). I have no financial claim on the sponsor with regard to the sale of my made up piece(s). The De Beers Group of Companies shall arrange official photography of the winning pieces in a style and manner to be determined at its sole discretion. The De Beers Group of Companies shall, similarly, arrange for the creation of publicity materials (featuring official photography only). The actual winning pieces as well as photographs and descriptions of the pieces may be used without my further consent in both publicity and advertising carried out by the De Beers Group of Companies and my name and photograph may also be used in connection with these pieces in such publicity or advertising. The De Beers Group of Companies will use reasonable endeavours to promote appropriate coverage in the consumer and trade press internationally. However, the extent of the coverage remains under the editorial control of the local media.
DESIGNS CANNOT BE ACCEPTED UNLESS ALL FIELDS ON THE RIGHT HAVE BEEN COMPLETED
ONLY RECENT GRADUATES (HAVING GRADUATED IN UNDER 2 YEARS IN RELEVANT PROGRAMMES) ARE ELIGIBLE.
For a complete breakdown of competition rules and regulations please click here or e-mail Fiona.Diteko@debeersgroup.com