Newskarnataka Crib Contest


Crib Contest 2013; Terms and conditions of contest:

1. Date of participation begins from December 21, 2013

2. Entry is absolutely free for all participants.

3. Eligibility requirements: Participant can be an individual / Parish / Association.

4. How to Enter:

I. Log on to and click on the Crib Contest link, then upload your crib photograph and fill in the required information in the registration slot.

II. 2 images of crib set up for this Christmas season have to be uploaded by the participants to participate in the contest. Photos size shall be 800W not to exceed 500KB and in JPG/JPEG format only. Only high quality/clear natural snapshot photos will be accepted. No enhanced photos allowed.

III. Once you send your information and see the 'Thank you for your entry' page, your task is over.

IV. Number of entries allowed per person: One entry per household family. If you face difficulties while submitting or uploading photos, you can email your crib photo to

V. By registering you will agree to the terms and conditions and are bound by these rules. We are not responsible for any disputes arising out of this contest. And you are granting us permission to post your crib photograph on our website, and our partner websites including social networking sites.

5. Organizers' may disqualify any participant in violation of official rules by any participant. Proof of identity of participant should necessarily be provided if requested by the organizers.

6. Method of Selecting Winner(s):

I. All pictures uploaded from December 21st will be reviewed and the most creative crib having the best Christmas theme will be chosen as the winner by the jurors.

II. Facebook Recommendation will have 50 percent weight-age while the juror's decision will have remaining 50 percent.

III. Recommendation (voting) Rule: On-line Facebook Recommendation will commence on December 25th, 2013 and will conclude on January 10th, 2014. Any abuse will cause the deletion of all votes for the related photo. Organising team will monitor each photo.

IV. How to Vote :
a. Click on Face book button -
b. Recommend your crib to others by clicking Button -
c. Each click on "Recommend" equals to 1 Vote

V. Voting Rules :
a. If you click "RECOMMEND", you must also click "LIKE", to make your Vote valid
b. Once you click "RECOMMEND", your crib is automatically shared in your profile.

IV. The shortlisted entries will be scrutinized with field visit to the location of crib by the jurors.

V. Results will be announced on January 20th.

7. Method of notifying Winner(s): The Winner will be notified a week later by Organizer in or via email.

8. If the winner does not respond within a week of announcement, a runner up will be chosen as the new winner.

9. Prize(s) and estimated value: One (1) winner will receive

a) Cash award of Rs 20,000 and a Trophy.

b) Cash award of Rs 15,000 and a Trophy.

c) Cash award of Rs 10,000 and a Trophy.

10. Organizer's reserves the right to substitute any or all of the prizes with any similar or greater value at its sole discretion. Prizes may not be assigned or transferred by winners.

11. All entry forms, if applicable, will become the property of the Crib and Organizers' and will not be returned to the participant.

12. Organizers shall not be responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmission, or any other error or malfunction, or for late, lost, stolen, illegible or misdirected entries.

13. Organizers' decisions will be final and binding in all respects

14. Crib contest committee reserves the right to limit entries, change rules, etc. at anytime if same is deemed necessary.