|Terms and Regulations:
||Participants must specify the category their writing fits in and submit all entries by 31 May 2018.
||For an individual submission, an entry can be submitted either online or in paper format by post. A valid 'Individual Submission Form' must be completed and submitted with the entry. If it is submitted in paper format, please mark the envelope as 'Story Writing Competition - Individual' and send by post to The Standard Marketing, 3/F, Sing Tao News Corporation Building, 7 Chun Cheong Street, Tseung Kwan O Industrial Estate, Tseung Kwan O, New Territories, Hong Kong.
||For a school submission, all entries must be submitted in paper format by a representative of the school. A valid 'School Submission Form' must be completed and stamped with the school chop. Only these entries will be eligible for the school award. Each school can submit more than one entry throughout the Competition. Please mark the envelope as 'Story Writing Competition - School' and send by post to The Standard Marketing, 3/F, Sing Tao News Corporation Building, 7 Chun Cheong Street, Tseung Kwan O Industrial Estate, Tseung Kwan O, New Territories, Hong Kong. |
||The final results will be announced in August 2018 on www.thestandard.com.hk. Only the winners will be notified.
||The decision of the judges is final and is not subject to appeal.
||Staff and relatives of Sing Tao News Corporation cannot join the competition.
||If the submission form is not enclosed or the entry form has not been filled in properly, the entry will be disqualified.
||Participants can submit more than one entry. Each entry must be the participant's original work. Any form of plagiarism will result in disqualification.
||If the participant is found to have violated the terms of the competition, copyright or other Hong Kong legislation, the entry will be disqualified.
||Copyright of all entries belongs to The Standard. We have the right to duplicate, issue, publish or adopt the entries for any other purposes. We may publish any of the entries on the official publications or other formats for marketing purposes.
||The Standard has the final decision on all details related to the competition, and reserves the right to revise the details without prior announcement.