How Video Contests Work

How to enter:

1. Log in to LinkOurSchool using your unique username and password.

2. Read the contest brief and try to create an imaginative video in response to the theme.

3. Click 'Enter Contest' to upload your school's entry or multiple entries.

How it works:

1. Registered users may vote for their favourite entry by clicking 'Vote' underneath their chosen video.

2. Users may vote for as many entries as they like but will only be able to vote for a certain video once.

3. The number of votes received are displayed next to each entry on the contest page.

Competition Terms and Conditions

1 Entry Requirements

1.1) All entries must be the work of school pupils.

1.2) Unless otherwise stated, multiple entries per school will be accepted providing different children are involved in the filming and/or production of the entries.

1.3) Late entries (i.e. entries received after the advertised closing date) will not be accepted.

1.4) Link Our School does not accept responsibility for entries lost, damaged or delayed in transit to the Competition address, nor for any problems related to computer systems, equipment or internet issues. Proof of posting will not be accepted as proof of receipt, nor will proof that an e-mail has been sent be deemed proof of receipt.

1.5) Incomplete or indecipherable entries will be void.

2 Judgements

2.1) The decision of Link Our School’s judges is final in all circumstances and no correspondence will be entered into.

2.2) In the event of disqualification, Link Our School reserves the right to withdraw entrants from the competition.

3 Prizes

3.1) All Prizes are non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash or other alternatives.

3.2) In the event of unforeseen circumstances, Link Our School reserves the right to offer an alternative prize of equal value.

4 Publicity

4.1) You acknowledge and agree that Link Our School may publish winners’ names on any media and that all videos entered into the competition may be used by Link Our School and other third parties on their website or other media platforms.

4.2) Any personal data submitted by you will be used solely in accordance with current UK data protection legislation.

5 Disclaimers

5.1) Link Our School shall be entitled, in its reasonable discretion, to cancel a Competition with immediate effect without any liability.

5.2) Link Our School does not accept any responsibility for any damage, loss, injury or disappointment suffered by you in entering the Competition or as a result of accepting any Prize.

5.3) You acknowledge that the internet is not a secure medium and information submitted to competitions hosted on the Link Our School website may be accessed by third parties.

5.4) You acknowledge that Link Our School is a sharing site and any entries we post on the website can be viewed and downloaded by other members of Link Our School.

5.5) These Terms shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, English Law. You submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England.


Read the corresponding Terms and Conditions in the contests for more details of the individual video contest.