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E-School Competition

Terms and Conditions

Vodacom (Pty) Ltd ("Vodacom") is running a competition on the eSchool  platform in terms of which Vodacom subscribers using the eSchool Platform stand a chance to win vouchers, data and devices ("the Competition").

All participants in the Competition agree to be bound by the following Terms and Conditions:

  1. The Competition shall run from 1 February 2021 ("start date") until 30 April 2021 ("end date") ("Competition period").

  2. Prizes:

    1. 15 participants per month will each win 1 device (a tablet or a phone) during the competition period.

    2. 22 participants per month will each win 2GB data vouchers during the competition period.

    3. Collectively all the prizes above are valued at R181 185.

  3. Monthly draws will be conducted at latest within 10 days after the specific month period as stipulated in the table below: 

    Draw Period Prize value Draw Date
    1 Feb 2021 - 28 Feb 2021

    Device (cell phone or tablet) x15 = R55 000

    1 Feb 2021 - 28 Feb 2021 2GB Data (R249 each) x22 = R5478 05-Mar-21
    1 Mar 2021 - 31 Mar 2021

    Device (cell phone or tablet) x15 = R55 000

    1 Mar 2021 - 31 Mar 2021 2GB Data (R249 each) x22 = R5478 09-Apr-21
    1 April 2021 - 30 April 2021 Device (cell phone or tablet) x15 = R55 000 07-May-21
    1 April 2021 - 30 April 2021 2GB Data (R249 each) x21 = R5229


    1.  To enter Register on eSchool in a specific month and engage with the curriculum content and stand a chance to win a device (cell phone or tablet) or a data voucher. 

  4. Participants are allowed to enter multiple times.

  5. The Competition is only open to natural persons at least 18 years and older. Any participant under the age of 18 shall present their parent/guardian's written consent at Vodacom's request. Entries received from business accounts held by legal persons (amongst others Corporates and SMEs, etc.) are excluded from participating and winning in the Competition.

  6. Only entries received during the Competition period as stipulated in clause 1 above will qualify as potential winners.

  7. The winners will be randomly selected on or after the end date from all eligible entries who meet all the requirements set out in these Terms and Conditions. The verified winners will be notified within (4) working days after he / she has been selected and verified as a winner.

  8. Participants must reside in South Africa and be in possession of a valid South African identity document or permanent residence permit or temporary residence permit valid for a period exceeding 3 (three) months for the Republic of South Africa and valid at the end date of the Competition.

  9.  In the event that the user of the mobile phone (i.e. the participant in the Competition) is not the person that is responsible for payment of the participating mobile phone account/ charges, then the prize will be awarded to the person that is responsible for payment of the participating mobile phone account/ charges.

  10. Vodacom will use reasonable efforts to contact the winners telephonically or via SMS and email on the contact details provided by the participants to participate in the Competition.

  11. The winners will be contacted during normal working hours, between 9 (nine) in the morning and 4 (four) in the afternoon.

  12. Vodacom shall attempt to contact the winners for a period of three (3) normal working week days after their names have been drawn and verified as winners.

  13. Should a participant not be available on the contact number provided during the timeframe stipulated above or rejects, forfeits or declines acceptance of the prize, that person's right to the prize will be deemed to have been waived and the prize will be forfeited. Vodacom reserves the right to then award the prize to the next randomly drawn participant.

  14. Only entrants who are using SIM cards that have been RICA registered are eligible to win the Competition. Each owner of a SIM card(s) is responsible to comply with South African law by RICA registering their SIM cards.

  15. Each winner must be able to identify himself / herself, in a manner determined by Vodacom, as a qualifying entrant to the Competition and must comply with the required validation procedure (determined by Vodacom) in order to claim the prize.

  16. Vodacom reserves the right to withhold any prize until it is satisfied that the claim by the winner is valid.

  17. Notwithstanding the fact that the prizes vest on the winners immediately upon the determination of the results, in the event that the required documentation from the winner has not been received at the agreed cut-off date communicated to the winner, or no effort is made on the part of the winners to make special arrangements to meet the deadline set by Vodacom, the prize will be forfeited. Vodacom then reserves the right to award the prize to the finalist that is next in line.

  18. If the winner cannot accept the prize or for any reason whatsoever, the prize will be awarded to the next selected entrant.

  19. All risks and ownership of the prizes shall pass to the winners on transfer/delivery thereof and hence all of Vodacom's obligations in regard to the Competition as well as in regard to the prizes shall terminate.

  20. Vodacom shall request the winners' consent in writing to their image and/or likeness being used and published by Vodacom in connection with the Competition for a period of 12 (twelve) months after they have been announced as winners. The winners may decline the use of their image and/or likeness by Vodacom.

  21. No prize is transferable or exchangeable and may not be redeemed for cash.

  22. All the information provided or related to this Competition shall be managed and captured by a Vodacom approved third party service provider (Ogilvy and TopDog) for the purpose of running the Competition only.

  23. User data collected via the Competition will not be used for any other purpose than for the execution of the Competition only.

  24. User data collected via the entry for this Competition will be stored for as long as we are legally required to and in accordance with Vodacom's Privacy Policy: http://www.vodacom.co.za/vodacom/terms/privacy-policy if there is no legal requirement, the collected information will only be stored for as long as it is needed.

  25. There are no additional charges for participating in the Competition. Standard data costs apply as per the user's Service Provider and existing price plan for data usage.

  26. The Competition is also subject to, and must be read in conjunction with, Vodacom's existing terms and conditions applicable to its website and mobile site respectively:

  27. Data transfer speeds are not guaranteed and are dependent on network availability and utilisation.

  28. The duration of the Competition may be extended or curtailed at the discretion of Vodacom.

  29. Vodacom shall not be liable for any costs incurred by the winners for entering the
    Competition or in claiming the prizes.

  30. Vodacom's decision on any aspect of the Competition including the allocation of the prize will be final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into

  31. In the event of a dispute in regard to any aspect of the Competition and/or these Terms and Conditions, Vodacom's decision will be final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into.

  32. Vodacom may refuse to award a prize if entry procedures or these Terms and Conditions have not been adhered to or if it detects any irregularities or fraudulent practices. Vodacom is entitled in its entire discretion to reject any participant for any reason and will not be obliged to notify participants that they are rejected.

  33. Neither Vodacom or any other person or party associated with the Competition, their associated companies, agents, contractors and sponsors and any of its personnel involved in the Competition, shall be liable whatsoever for any loss or damage incurred or suffered (including but not limited to direct or indirect or consequential loss), death or personal injury suffered or sustained arising from either participation in the Competition or from claiming the prize.

  34. In addition, neither Vodacom nor its agents shall be responsible for any loss or misdirected entries, including entries that were not received due to any failure of hardware, software, or other computer or technical systems affecting participating and/or prize redemption process of the Competition.

  35. Employees, directors, agents, contractors, consultants of Vodacom and all other participating companies and their immediate families, life partners, business partners and associates and any person directly involved with the devising, producing, managing or marketing this Competition are not eligible to participate and win in this Competition.

  36. If Vodacom is required by law to alter or cancel any aspect of the Competition or to terminate it as a result of changes in legislation, or for any reason whatsoever, it will have the right to terminate the Competition being offered, with immediate effect and without notice. In such event all entrants hereby waive any rights which they may have against Vodacom and its associated companies, agents, contractors and/or sponsors.

  37. All information relating to the Competition which is published on any marketing material will form part of these Terms and Conditions. In the event of any conflict between such marketing material and these Terms and Conditions, these Terms and Conditions shall prevail.