Alumni Social Media Contest – Terms and Conditions

Terms & Conditions: #alumniofGV Contest


1. Post a photo or video on social media relating to your time at Global Village Victoria.
2. Your photo or video must include the hashtag #alumniofGV and a description of your GV experience.

Participants are only eligible to win one of the 6 weekly prizes. One of the weekly winners will also be selected for the grand prize at the end of the contest.


A committee at Global Village Victoria will review and select the weekly and grand prize winners based on criteria such as creativity and engagement of the entries.


Any former GV student (alumni) who wishes to enter the GV Alumni Scholarship Contest only needs to make one entry to be considered for this contest.


Each week, the contest committee will review all the entries received to-date, and select one winner for that week. It is possible that an entry made in Week 1 of the contest is selected to win in Week 1, or in Week 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6. It is not necessary to enter multiple times to be considered each week of the contest.


The grand prize winner will be selected from the group of six (6) weekly winners.


About the prize

The weekly prize will be an opportunity to “return” to Global Village Victoria with a one-week scholarship for our Hybrid classes. The scholarship will include the registration fee, Materials & Technology fee, and tuition fees equivalent to one week full time (30 Lessons per Week).


Once a weekly winner is selected, the Global Village Victoria team will Direct Message over social media to congratulate them and receive permission for a photo announcement to be published.


The grand prize will be a four-week scholarship for our Hybrid classes. The scholarship will include the registration fee, Materials & Technology fee, and tuition fees equivalent to four weeks full time (30 Lessons per Week).


The scholarship(s) will be valid for either virtual lessons or face-to-face (F2F) lessons on a part-time or full-time basis. Costs involved with applying for a visa, travelling and living in Victoria, Canada, are not included in this prize and are the responsibility of the student. The lessons included in the scholarship must start by December 1st, 2021, after when the scholarship will expire.


The prize cannot be transferred and has no cash value.


Contest period

The contest runs from April 14th, 2021, 12:00 AM Pacific Time, and closes on May 31st, 11:59:59 PM Pacific Time. Valid entries received during this period will be eligible to win. The last weekly winner and the grand winner will be announced on May 31st before 11:59 PM, PST.


Other Conditions

  • The contest is open to all individuals who are a minimum of 19 years or older at the time of entry.
  • Weekly winners will be contacted by Global Village Victoria and announced through GV Victoria’s Instagram and Facebook pages
  • By submitting your entry, you allow Global Village Victoria to share your photo via Global Village social media accounts and website. Credit to your photo or video will be given when possible
  • Participants must submit their work and own the copyrights to the photos and/or videos submitted
  • Throughout the contest Global Village Victoria may re-post some of the photos and/or video submissions on the Global Village Instagram and Facebook pages
  • Weekly winners will be announced on Facebook and Instagram on the Tuesday of the following week
  • Global Village Victoria reserves the right to make changes or to cancel this contest at any time
  • By participating in this contest, you agree to and accept these Terms and Conditions
  • The decisions of Global Village Victoria are final in all matters related to this contest
  • This contest is solely administered by Global Village Victoria and is not sponsored by Instagram or Facebook