Welcome to the Rules Page

It's worth reading them to make sure you are eligible and that you agree with the terms and conditions.

Competition Rules

Eligibility
1. This competition is open to members of staff (all grades either employed by the University or with an honorary appointment) and matriculated postgraduate students within the College of Life Science or the College of Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing, University of Dundee.
2. Only one entry per person is allowed.
3. The subject matter of competition entries is flexible but must reflect current research going on wholly or in part in the either College of Life Science or College of Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing at the University of Dundee.
4. To be eligible for the PeqLab Travel Bursary Award you must be a matriculated PhD student at the time of submission.
 
Submission 
1. Entrants must supply their name, divisional address, and email address on the form provided.
2. Staff members must indicate the name of their employer (University of Dundee or NHS or both) and their position.
3. Postgraduate students must supply their matriculation numbers, the name of the degree for which they are registered, and their supervisors' names.
4. At the time of submission, entrants must sign a declaration that they are the creator of the submitted image.
5. It is the entrant's responsibility to ensure that all the necessary written permissions are obtained from individuals featured in an image. Identifiable individuals should not be included unless they have given informed written consent. If the individuals are patients, they must not be identifiable in any way from a competition entry. If images feature patient material, it should not be possible to identify the patient from the image.
6. CDs will not be returned. Email entries are not allowed.
7. Entries that do not conform to the entry requirements will be disqualified.
8. The organisers do not accept any responsibility for entries lost or misplaced in the postal system.
 
Prizes
1. The prizes must be taken as stated and cannot be deferred. There will be no alternative prizes. Taxes, if any, on prizes are the sole responsibility of the prizewinner.
2. Prize-winners will be expected to make every effort to attend the prize-award ceremony.
3. In the event of a prize not being collected after 28 days, it will be deemed to have been forfeited and the organisers reserve the right to offer the prize to another entrant.
4. The Peqlab travel award is for use in the context of travel to a conference related to the Ph.D student's research. The precise arrangements for the payment/reimbursement will discussed with the winner.
 
General
1. Entries will be anonymized prior to judging.
2. The organisers reserve the right to cancel this competition at any stage, if deemed necessary in their opinion, and if circumstances arise outside their control.
3. The organisers' decisions are final in every situation and no correspondence will be entered into.
4. Entries may be published on University of Dundee webpages and supplied by the University to other interested parties for use in other forms of public display including webpages, newspapers and television. Copyright will remain with the creator. If you do not agree that images may be used as stated you must stipulate this on the entry form.
5. Entrants will be deemed to have understood the competition rules and accepted them and agree to be bound to them when entering the competition.
 

 

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