Singapore Institute of Management (SIM) Global Education - T&C - SIM English Challenge - SIM

Terms and Conditions

  1. These terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) shall apply to the 2023 “SIM English Challenge” (“Challenge”) organised by Singapore Institute of Management Pte Ltd (“SIM”).
  2. By registering or taking part in this Challenge, you agree to be bound by these Challenge Terms and Conditions and the decisions of SIM in relation to and in connection with this Challenge.

Qualifying Period

  1. The Challenge ends on 2359 hrs, 18 June 2023 (“Challenge Period”).
  2. SIM reserves the right to change the Challenge Period without prior notice.


  1. Persons below the age of 18 are required to obtain their parents’ consent before participating in the Challenge and confirm to the organizing team that such consent has been given, by their participation in the Challenge.
  2. The following categories of people are not eligible to participate in the Challenge:
    1. All permanent and/or contract employees (“Employees”) of the SIM Group of Companies and their immediate family members (i.e. spouses, children, parents, brothers and sisters) (“Immediate Family Members”).
    2. All students of the SIM Group.
  • All agencies and/or service providers engaged by SIM (including but not limited to advertising agencies, promotions agencies, printing companies, event management agencies and any persons assisting or who are involved in the Challenge) and their Employees and Immediate Family Members.
  1. SIM has the absolute discretion to determine the eligibility of Participants. Such determination shall be final and conclusive and SIM is not obliged to give any reason for its determination.


  1. Participants are only entitled to one (1) chance for the Challenge even if multiple entries are submitted.
  2. SIM has absolute discretion to disqualify any Challenge Participation that does not meet the eligibility and qualification criteria set out in these Terms and Conditions. Such determination is final and conclusive and SIM is not obliged to give any reason for its determination.


  1. Winner of the Free Trip to Singapore needs to be accompanied by a parent/guardian (parent/guardian’s expenses borne by parent/guardian).
    1. If the above cannot be fulfilled, the winner will be awarded with a high-quality laptop
  2. SIM reserves the right to, at any time and in its sole and absolute discretion, replace and/or substitute any of the Prize(s) with any other item of a similar value.
  3. The Winner shall be notified by email at his/her email address as indicated in the Registration form within 30 days after the event ends.
  4. SIM will agree with the Winner on a date to redeem the Prize. Personal identification (email address) with details matching the Participant’s personal identification details in the winning Registration submission must be presented to the authorized SIM representative to redeem the Prize on the agreed date. If a Winner fails to produce the required personal identification documents, his/her respective prize will be forfeited (without any liability on the part of SIM to any person).
  5. Prizes that are not redeemed within thirty (30) calendar days from the Announcement Date will be forfeited. No correspondence or claims will be entertained in the event of such forfeiture. A Participant whose prize has been forfeited shall not be entitled to any payment or compensation whatsoever from SIM.
  6. Reserve winner(s) will be drawn to replace any winner(s) subsequently disqualified.
  7. If SIM discovers that a Winner was not entitled to participate or if a Winner is subsequently disqualified from participating in the Challenge, SIM may at its discretion forfeit the Prize, reclaim it after award and then choose an eventual winner from the reserve winner list or donate the Prize to an approved charitable organisation of SIM’s choice.
  8. Prizes are not transferable, or exchangeable for cash, credits or any other item or otherwise, either partially or wholly. Use of the Prizes shall be subject to SIM’s terms and conditions.
  9. The winner of any Prize shall be responsible for all ancillary and additional costs arising from the use of the Prize, insofar as these are not specifically indicated as part of the Prize.

Use of Personal Information

  1. By participating in the Challenge, the Participants (including the Winner) are deemed to have consented to:
    1. the collection, use and disclosure of his/her name, email address and mobile number, by the SIM Group of Companies for editorial, advertising, promotional, marketing and/or other purposes without any payment and/or compensation except where prohibited by law; and


  1. The decisions of SIM on all matters relating to or in connection with the Challenge are final, conclusive and binding. SIM shall not be obliged to give any reason or enter into any correspondence with any person on any matter concerning the Challenge.
  2. SIM reserves the right at any time in its sole and absolute discretion to determine and/or amend or vary these terms and conditions without prior notice, including but not limited to cancelling, extend, terminating or suspending this Challenge, the eligibility terms and criteria, the selection and number of winners, and the timing of any act to be done, and all Participants shall be bound by these amendments.
  3. All terms and conditions are subjected to change without prior notice. In the event of a dispute, SIM’s decision is final.

Updated as at 17 May 2023