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Singapore’s heritage is all around us. If you love exploring and snapping pictures, we want you to take part in our photo challenge!

Step 1: Take a photo of heritage items around you related to Our Places, Our Culture, Our Treasures, Our Community. Explore this website and take a look at the icons on our website for inspiration!

Step 2: Follow the week’s colour theme
(announcement will be made on Facebook: www.facebook.com/NationalHeritageBoardSG/)

Step 3: Post the photo on a public Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter account with the hashtag #OurSGHeritageChallenge, and include a short caption of the pictured heritage and why it is important to you.

There will be five winners each round who will receive MUSEUM LABEL merchandise!

Contest Period

The contest commences from 7 January 2018 to 3 February 2018. The 20 winners will be announced on 4 February 2018.

Prize

Our Sg Heritage Jenga Set

1 set per winner containing each of the below items:

  • Our Sg Heritage Jenga Set
  • Peranakan Tile Badge
  • Great Singapore Souvenirs – Shophouse Tin Can
  • Great Singapore Souvenirs – Chilli Crab Apron

 


 

TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR THE “#OurSGHeritageChallenge” CONTEST

By participating in this contest, participants agree to be bound by all of the terms and conditions as set out below. The contest is conducted by National Heritage Board (NHB).

ELIGIBILITY

Participation in this contest is open to all Singaporeans and Permanent Residents. The following persons and their immediate family members are not eligible:

  • Employees of National Heritage Board; and
  • Persons or employees of any company (including advertising and accounting agencies) which are directly or indirectly involved in carrying out of this contest.

 

CONTEST PERIOD

The contest commences from 7 January 2018 to 3 February 2018 (inclusive) (“Contest Period’’). The contest will run for 4 weeks and 20 winners will be selected at the end of the Contest Period.

 

HOW TO ENTER

To enter, participants are required to:

  • Take a photo of heritage items around you related to Our Places, Our Culture, Our Treasures, Our Community per NHB’s Our SG Heritage.
  • Follow the week’s colour theme as announced on NHB’s Facebook page
  • Post the photo on a public Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter account with the hashtag #OurSGHeritageChallenge, and include a short caption of the pictured heritage and why it is important to you.

Winners will be selected based on creativity and originality at NHB’s sole discretion. Content submitted as part of the contest may be used by NHB for publicity and promotion purposes, including, but not limited to, Facebook posts.

 

PRIZES

There are 4 sets of prizes to be won over the Contest Period.

 

Contest Date

Prize Announcement Date

Prize

7 – 13 January 2018

By 4 February 2018

1 set per winner containing each of the below items:

  • Peranakan Tile Badge (Green)
  • Great Singapore Souvenirs – Shophouse Tin Can
  • Great Singapore Souvenirs – Chilli Crab Apron

 

14 – 20 January 2018

By 4 February 2018

1 set per winner containing each of the below items:

  • Peranakan Tile Badge (Beige)
  • Great Singapore Souvenirs – Shophouse Tin Can
  • Great Singapore Souvenirs – Chilli Crab Apron
  • Our SG Heritage Jenga set

 

21 – 27 January 2018

By 4 February 2018

1 set per winner containing each of the below items:

  • Peranakan Tile Badge (Pink)
  • Great Singapore Souvenirs – Shophouse Tin Can
  • Great Singapore Souvenirs – Chilli Crab Apron
  • Our SG Heritage Jenga set

 

28 January – 3 February 2018

By 4 February 2018

1 set per winner containing each of the below items:

  • Peranakan Tile Badge (Blue)
  • Great Singapore Souvenirs – Shophouse Tin Can
  • Great Singapore Souvenirs – Chilli Crab Apron
  • Our SG Heritage Jenga set

 

If you’re a prize winner, we may be required to collect and verify information about your identity. We’ll contact you and let you know what information and documents we require.

 

ANNOUNCEMENT

Winners will be notified via comments and on the NHB Facebook page between 14 January and 4 February 2018. Should a winner be disqualified for reasons including but not limited to fraud or unauthorized intervention, NHB reserves the right to select and announce an alternative winner for the prize. Winners must acknowledge, accept and collect the prize offered at the date, time and venue notified to them. Should a winner not accept the prize after 1 month of notification or does not respond to NHB notifications, NHB reserves the right to select and announce an alternate winner for the prize. The winner must produce the following documents to NHB or its authorised representative for inspection when collecting prizes couriered/emailed to their collection/email address provided:

  • The email notification notifying the participants that they have won; and
  • a set of his/her proof of original NRIC or passport.

 

USAGE OF CONTENT

MISCELLANEOUS

NHB reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entries and participants and to disqualify any participant in its sole discretion who submits an entry that is not in accordance with the terms and conditions or who tampers with the entry process. Errors and omissions may be accepted at NHB’s sole discretion. Failure by NHB to enforce any of its rights does not constitute a waiver of those rights. If for any reason, the contest is not capable of running as planned, including, without limitation, due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes beyond the control of NHB, NHB reserves the right in its sole discretion to take any action that may be available, including to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest and/or disqualify any individual, at any time with or without notice to a participant and without any liability to any participant. Participants may obtain updated versions of these terms and conditions, if any, by logging on to the Contest Page (www.oursgheritage.sg/oursgheritage-photo-challenge).

 

DATA PROTECTION

Without prejudice to NHB’s Privacy Policy, all personal information submitted by participants in online entries (“Participant Data”) shall be held by NHB or its appointed agency in a secure database. Participant Data shall be used by NHB or its appointed agency solely for the purposes of administering the contest. Subject to the requirements of any applicable law, all Participant Data in NHB’s or its appointed agency’s system will be deleted within six (6) months after the end of the contest. By participating in this contest, participants agree that the Participant Data will be used for the purposes set out above.

 

EXCLUSION/LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

NHB and its representatives shall not be responsible or liable to any participant for any loss or damage whatsoever which may be suffered or incurred by a participant as a result of his/her participation in this contest including, without limitation, any loss or damage which may be suffered or incurred by any participant as a result of:

  • any wrongful act or omission on the part of any third party;
  • any failure to receive or process any entry;
  • any computing, telecommunications or equipment failure or malfunction;
  • any submission and/or notice which is misdirected or lost in the postal system or email communication.

In no event shall NHB and its representatives be liable to any participant for any indirect, special or consequential loss or damage (including, but not limited to, loss of income, profits or goodwill), howsoever arising.

 

GOVERNING LAW

These terms and conditions shall be governed by the laws of Singapore and participants agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Singapore.