TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

  1. Female entrants must be between the ages of 20 and 35.
  2. Enter online at www.apprentesses.co.za. Non-refundable entry/registration fee of R250 is payable on receipt of your invoice. No entry form will be accepted or finalized without full payment. Send proof of payment to admin@apprentesses.co.za
  3. Judges’ decisions are final and no correspondence will be entertained.
  4. Entry into the competition indicates acceptance of rules and regulations set out by the organizers. The rules and regulations are available on the website.
  5. All entries undertook at sole risk. Organizers will not be held liable for any loss, damage or injuries suffered due to participation.
  6. Participants are required to familiarise themselves fully with the schedule of the competition and all relevant dates.
  7. Marketing of sponsors by contestants are compulsory and must be done in accordance with the instructions provided by the organizers.
  8. Contestants are not allowed to make any contact with the judges. Any contact with judges constitutes immediate grounds for disqualification from the competition.
  9. Confirmation of venues to take place at a later stage.
  10. Attendance of briefing sessions and workshops are compulsory. These sessions and workshops provide training for the contestants.
  11. Contestants are required to be available for events and photo shoots throughout the duration of the competition, subject thereto that only in the event of prior consent obtained no contestant may be absent from such events and photo shoots.
  12. Contestants accept liability for their own expenses related to participating in this national competition, including but not limited to travel and accommodation expenses.
  13. Attendance of official interviews, official scheduled competition dates and events are compulsory.
  14. Prizes and vouchers are not exchangeable for cash.
  15. The competition, its management, the organizers or its staff are not liable for the withdrawal of prizes by sponsors. Sponsorship agreements are entered into and the sponsor must honour the terms of such agreement.
  16. The allocation of prizes and gifts falls within the sole discretion of the competition organizers.
  17. Apprentesses reserves the rights to use all photographs and video shots taken of the contestant, and reserves the right to feature any contestant or finalist in any media for promotional purposes. The participants or finalists will not receive any payment for the photographs or video shots used. Apprentesses reserves the rights to take photographs, videos and recordings of all contestants during the competition.
  18. Apprentesses reserves the right to amend or vary any of these Terms and Conditions without prior notice to any contestant.
  19. By entering this Competition, all contestants agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.
  20. All participants must ensure the entire information provided is true and accurate. If any inaccurate and untrue information is found in any stages of the competition, contestant will be disqualified and shall pay Apprentesses a proportional penalty fee as compensation for the organizational costs already occurred. If any contestant withdraw from the competition at any stage, for whatsoever reason, contestant will also be liable to pay Apprentesses a proportional penalty fee due to costs already occurred for the contestant. This will be determined by the sole discretion of the organizers.
  21. The chosen winners including the 1st and 2nd runners up and subsidiary titles winners will be contracted to Apprentesses during their reign from the date and night of the Grand Finale for the duration of 12 months. A separate agreement will be entered into.
  22. Any indulgence granted by Apprentesses shall not be interpreted as a waiver of any of Apprentesses rights.
  23. Contestants will be responsible to do fundraising as part of one of their assignments. This will all be explained in detail at workshop 1.
  24. All intellectual property and copyright created by a contestant or title holder during the course of this competition belongs to Apprentesses.