• To participate in this competition, you must:

      a. Be a South African citizen or permanently reside in the Republic of South Africa;

      b. Be 18 years or older; and

      c. Be in your 3rd – 5th year of study towards a Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc) degree at Onderstepoort; and

      d. Must not be at risk for disqualification of the program, or contemplating discontinuing the program.

    1. The entire Competition will run from 00:00 on Monday 02 August 2021 to 00h00 on Thursday 30th September.
    2. Winners will be announced on 1 November 2021.
    • To enter, you must submit a short paragraph in your own words stating:

      a. Why you want to become a veterinarian; and

      b. How you showed resilience when you were faced with difficulty in your journey towards becoming a veterinarian, before 00h00 on 30 September 2021.

    • Write ups should be no longer than 1 page in length.
    • No entries received after 00h00 on 31 August 2021 will be accepted.
    • Multiple entries per person will not be permitted.
    • All entrants must use their own correct personal details to enter.
    • Entry is free.
    • There is no automatic prize for entering.
    • Fraudulent and duplicate entries will not be allowed. dotsure.co.za reserves the right to disregard these entries.
    1. The winners will be determined by dotsure.co.za and will be notified via a private message or a phone call from a dotsure.co.za representative.
    2. The winners may be required to provide proof that they satisfy the requirements stipulated in Clause 1 above, before the prize is awarded.
    1. If you are selected as a winner, you will be required to act as an ambassador for dotsure.co.za by providing 4 x social media posts. The amount and frequency of posts will be negotiable between the winner and dotsure.co.za
    2. Winners will be required to enter into a Social Media Ambassador Agreement with dotsure.co.za regarding the content, platform, duration, limitations and frequency of these social media posts, which agreement will need to be signed prior to any payment being made on the winners’ behalf to Onderstepoort.
    3. dotsure.co.za will retain the legal right to demand the return of the prize money paid to the winner(s) should the winner(s) not abide by the terms and conditions stipulated in the abovementioned agreement.
    4. This agreement will also be available for perusal prior to entering the competition. To request a copy of the agreement, please send an email to vet@dotsure.co.za.
    • The prizes will be as follows:

      a. 1st prize: R50 000.

      b. 2nd prize: R30 000.

      c. 3rd prize: R20 000.

    • These prizes are not transferable and there is no other alternative.
    • Payment will be made directly to Onderstepoort, to be credited to the winners’ student account. Should the student’s tuition be paid in full for the current academic year, payment will then be made towards the following year’s tuition, alternatively towards the students’ accommodation account and / or meal account for University residences.
    • Should the student currently reside in private accommodation, payment may be made towards said private accommodation, up to the equivalent of the fees charged by the University of Pretoria residences for undergraduate students.
    • No payment will be made in cash to the winner.
    • Should the winner finalise his / her studies and a credit remain on the student account, such credit will have to be dealt with in line with Onderstepoort’s policy in this regard.
    1. By accepting these terms and conditions, all participants hereby consent thereto that, should they be selected as the winners, they allow dotsure.co.za to publish their first name, as well as their winning video submission, on dotsure.co.za Facebook page, dotsure.co.za Instagram account and the monthly dotsure.co.za newsletters.
    2. All Badger Holdings (Pty) Ltd employees, directors, members, consultants, partners or agents (extended to Badger Holdings’ related and inter related companies) are not eligible to enter this competition, nor are any of their immediate family members.
    3. dotsure.co.za accepts no responsibility for any damage, loss, liabilities, injury or disappointment incurred or suffered by you as a result of taking part in the Competition. dotsure.co.za further disclaims liability for any injury or damage to you or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in or downloading any materials in connection with the Competition.
    4. dotsure.co.za reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this Competition with or without prior notice due to reasons outside its control (including, without limitation, in the case of anticipated, suspected or actual fraud). The decision of dotsure.co.za in all matters under its control is final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into.
    5. Should dotsure.co.za be unable to contact the winner and / or the nominated winner and/or should the winner and / or nominated winner fail to respond to communications sent to them on the contact details provided to us, within 7 days from the date of the winner’s announcement, dotsure.co.za reserves the right to draw another winner, withdraw the prize money completely, or donate the prize to a registered charity of their choice.
    6. dotsure.co.za shall not be liable for any failure to comply with its obligations where the failure is caused by something outside its reasonable control. Such circumstances shall include, but not be limited to, weather conditions, fire, flood, hurricane, strike, industrial dispute, war, hostilities, political unrest, riots, civil commotion, inevitable accidents, supervening legislation or any other circumstances amounting to force majeure.
    7. The Competition will be governed by South Africa law and entrants submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the South African courts.
    8. This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
    9. This competition is run independently of the University of Pretoria (UP) and its Faculty of Veterinary Science. The UP will thus not play a role in any dispute or arbitration that may arise between any recipient of a prize and Dotsure.

Dotsure Limited (Registration number 2006/000723/06) is a licensed non-life insurer and an authorised financial services provider (FSP39925).