About #STBSinglishMasters Contest:
Want to win an all-expenses-paid roundtrip to Singapore and the title of Singapore's First Singlish Master? Participate in our #STBSinglishMasters contest for a chance to win.
Learning a new language is especially daunting, but what about mastering a dialect... like Singlish? Singlish is an English-based language in Singapore. Singlish involves a unique syntax, English is the basis of Singlish, but there are bits and pieces of other languages - like Mandarin, Tamil, and Malay - along with other local dialects. Inspired by tourism at home, the #STBSinglishMasters 2022 campaign aims to give travelers the tools for a full-on immersion experience for a future trip.
To enter #STBSinglishMasters, please review the official rules below, and follow the directions to enter. No purchase is necessary.
How to Enter:
Step 1: Create a fun and/or educational video of yourself practicing Singlish in preparation for a trip to Singapore.
Step 2: Upload a video to Instagram as a Reel and/or Tik Tok add Monkeys Spinning Monkeys by Kevin MacLeod & Kevin The Monkey audio track, tag @visit_singapore and #STBSinglishMasters.
Please keep the video between 30 - 60 seconds.
Step 3: @Visit_Singapore will choose a winner on 5/27 and announce a winner on 5/30.
The best entry wins.
The contest deadline has been extended! The initial contest closing date was March 31, 2022 and has now been extended until May 27, 2022. Submissions will be accepted until 11:59PM (Eastern Standard) on May 27, 2022.
Official Contest Rules:
One (1) Grand Prize will be awarded. Winner will receive the title of Singlish Master and a Round-Trip to Singapore to document their experience actually using Singlish with locals, including a roundtrip economy flight to and from Singapore, a 4-5 night hotel stay at a 3-4 star hotel, and guided experiences. Approximate Retail Value (ARV) [USD $4,500]. Sponsors reserve the right to substitute prizes described above at sponsors' discretion for a prize of equal or greater value. All taxes not specifically mentioned herein, are the sole responsibility of the Potential Grand Prize winner.
Winner determination: Potential Winner will be determined in a random drawing on or about May 27, 2022 by Singapore Tourism Board, whose decisions will be final in all matters relating to this sweepstakes. The total number of eligible entries received will determine the odds of winning. Potential winners will be notified at the sole discretion of the contest sponsor either by social media direct message on or about May 31, 2022, and to be elevated to a winner. The potential winner will be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release within one (1) year of notification or prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to another winner. If a potential winner cannot be located or does not respond within one (1) year, prize will automatically be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. If a valid prize winner cannot be reasonably determined within 18 months from the ending date of the sweepstakes, at the sponsor's sole discretion the prize may be altered or canceled. Except where prohibited, acceptance of prize constitutes winner's consent to use of his/her name, likeness and biographical data for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation. Prize is not redeemable for cash and is not transferable.
Eligibility: Must be at least 18 years of age to enter. This sweepstakes is open to residents of the United States and Canada, except for employees and their families: Singapore Tourism Board and their respective affiliates, printers, advertising and promotion agencies and employees of any federal or state agency. All federal, state and local laws apply. Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local taxes are the winner's sole responsibility. By accepting the prize, winner waives the right to assert as a cost of winning said prize, any and all costs to redeem said prize and any and all liability that might arise from redeeming or seeking said prize.
How to Enter: You may enter via the internet by logging on to www.tiktok.com and www.instagram.com (the "Entry Site"), which are the only entry websites that you can validly enter the sweepstakes at, and following the directions for Sweepstakes entry; (providing your name, address, telephone number, date of birth and (if applicable) your e-mail address ["Online Entry"]). ALL ONLINE ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 11:59 PM (EST) ON MAY 27, 2022 ONLY ONE (1) ONLINE ENTRY PER PERSON, HOUSEHOLD AND/OR PER E-MAIL ADDRESS WILL BE ACCEPTED. No entry will be accepted or deemed valid if it is submitted through any other means.
The Sponsor, Singapore Tourism Board, prize suppliers and any and all Internet server(s) and access provider(s) and prize providers (collectively, "Promotion Entities"), and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations and advertising and promotional agencies, and all of their officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents (collectively, "Releasees") are not responsible for: any incorrect or inaccurate entry information; human errors; lost, misdirected or destroyed mail entries; technical malfunctions; failures, omissions, interruptions, deletions or defects of any telephone network, computer online systems, computer equipment, servers, providers, or software, including without limitation any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes; inability to access the Entry Site or any web pages thereof; theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; data that is processed late or incorrectly or is incomplete or lost due to telephone, computer or electronic malfunction or traffic congestion on telephone lines or the Internet or any web site (including the Entry Site) or for any other reason whatsoever; typographical, printing or other errors; or any combination thereof. Proof of entering information at the Entry Site is not considered proof of delivery or receipt. Illegible, incomplete, and duplicate entries will be disqualified. All entries become the property of the Sponsors and will not be acknowledged or returned. False, fraudulent or deceptive entries or acts shall render entrants ineligible. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants affirm that they have read and accepted these Official Rules. The Sweepstakes shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York . By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants hereby submit to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal and state courts of the State of New York and waive the right to have disputes arising out of the subject matter hereof adjudicated in any other forum. Any entry information collected from the Sweepstakes shall be used only in a manner consistent with the consent given by entrants at the time of the entry, with these Official Rules.
LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY: Sponsor shall not be liable to winner or any other person for failure to supply the prize or any part thereof, by reason of any acts of God, any action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any other cause beyond Sponsors' sole control. Sponsor shall not be responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitutions or any act or omissions whatsoever by the air carrier(s), hotel(s), or other transportation companies or any other persons providing any of these services and accommodations to passengers including any results thereof such as changes in services or accommodations necessitated by same. Sponsor shall not be liable for any loss or damage to baggage.
If contestants are entering electronically and this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, or if this Sweepstakes or any web site associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper playing of the Sweepstakes and processing of entries in accordance with these rules, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes, in the Sponsors' sole opinion, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsors reserve the right, at their sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant implicated in such action and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion thereof. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE (INCLUDING THE ENTRY SITE) OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSORS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. If a dispute arises about who submitted an entry on the Entry Site, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail account entered (account holder must be at least 18 years old). The authorized account holder is deemed the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, service provider, or other online organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. A potential winner may be requested to provide the Sponsors with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry and that all eligibility requirements are met.
Note: Internet entry must be made by the entrant only at the Entry Site. Entries made by any other individual or any entity, and/or originating at any other web site or e-mail address, including but not limited to commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering service sites, will be declared invalid and disqualified for this Sweepstakes. The use of any device to automate the entry process is prohibited. For an Official Winners List (available after May 30, 2022), or a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to STB Singlish Masters - WINNERS LIST OFFICIAL RULES (PLEASE SPECIFY WHICH YOU ARE REQUESTING), 589 5th Avenue, Suite 1702, New York, NY 10017.