Young Presenter Competition 2021
Congratulations to our Young Presenter 2021 winner, Samaira Iqbal! Watch Samaira's winning entry, in which she uses sign language to interview her sister.
Check out her first assignment - interviewing Manchester United and England footballer, Jesse Lingard!
This competition is now closed. Thank you for entering!
The Young Presenter Competition offers the opportunity to present for BAFTA Kids as well as present a feature on the popular Sky Kids TV show, FYI. Previous winners have gone on to interview stars at BAFTA events, including Tom Hiddleston and BAFTA President HRH The Duke of Cambridge.
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Terms & Conditions
BAFTA Young Presenter Competition (“the Competition”) Terms and Conditions
The Competition is run by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA). All entries must be made in accordance with the following Terms & Conditions.
These Terms & Conditions include details about how to enter the Competition, opening and closing dates, prize details, and anything else BAFTA thinks you may need to know about entering the Competition.
By entering the Competition, you agree to follow and be bound by these Rules (which may be amended or varied at any time by BAFTA with notice) and by BAFTA’s decision, which is final in all matters relating to these Rules, the Competition, the winner selection and/or the results; no correspondence or discussion shall be entered into.
Who can enter?
- You must be aged between seven (7) and fourteen (14) years at the date of entry, obtain parental consent and live in the UK or Eire to enter the Competition
- You are not allowed to enter the Competition if you or any of your family members are employees of BAFTA or any sponsors associated with the Competition or their respective associated companies.
- The closing date for entries is Monday 26 April 2021, 6pm.
- Video entries must be no longer than 2 minutes in duration and videos submitted must be under 100 MB.
- BAFTA accepts no responsibility for entries not received. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt. Incomplete and/or late entries will not be accepted.
- All entrants require their parent or guardian’s consent to enter, and their parent or guardian must agree to these Terms and Conditions for themselves and on behalf of the entrant. By entering this Competition each entrant confirms that he/she has obtained such consent and agrees to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.
- An independent jury will select six (6) entries from the eligible entries submitted, to be shortlisted to progress to Stage Two of the Competition.
- The six entrants who are shortlisted to progress to Stage Two of the Competition will be notified via the parent or guardian’s email supplied on the entry form. This email will include a parental consent form.
- The shortlisted entrant’s parent or guardian must reply to confirm receipt of the email in order for the entry to progress to Stage Two of the Competition. Availability to attend a final panel in June must also be confirmed within this reply.
- If no confirmation of receipt and/or completed parental consent form is received by the relevant deadline, BAFTA reserves the right to select an alternative entry to progress to Stage Two which will be selected by an independent jury from all other eligible entries received.
- As part of this second stage of the Competition, BAFTA may use content which features shortlisted candidates on any of its digital channels.
- An independent jury will select the winner of the Competition from the six entries which progressed to Stage Two.
- If the winner’s parent or guardian is unable to confirm that they are able to accept the prize, BAFTA reserves the right to award the prize to another of the Stage Two entries which will be selected by an independent jury.
The overall prize:
1. All finalists will be required to join a Zoom panel on Saturday 26 June – exact timings TBC.
2. The winner/s of the Competition will work with BAFTA’s Programme Manager for Children & Young People and BAFTA’s production team to produce content for the BAFTA Kids and Teens YouTube channel and the BAFTA Kids website. This may include online interviews with BAFTA nominees and Award winners; online interviews with contributors to BAFTA events and panels. Additional opportunities may arise but are under constant review due to COVID-19 restrictions.
3. The winner/s will film one assignment for SKY Kids, FYI working with the production team at Fresh Start Media. All finalists will be invited to join an exclusive masterclass with Fresh Start Media.
1. No purchase is necessary.
2. Only one entry per person via online route of entry, and no bulk or third party entries are permitted. The entrant must be the presenter in their video entry.
3. By taking part, all entrants will be deemed to have accepted these Terms & Conditions and agreed to be bound by them. Entries that do not comply in full with these Terms & Conditions will be disqualified. All entry instructions form part of the Terms & Conditions.
4. The decision made by BAFTA is final. No correspondence will be entered into.
5. The prize is not transferable and no cash alternative is available.
6. BAFTA reserves the right (a) to substitute alternative prizes of equivalent or greater value or (b) in exceptional circumstances to vary, amend or withdraw this prize draw on reasonable notice.
8. Any queries relating to the Competition should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org
9. Except in the case of death or personal injury arising from its negligence or in respect of fraud and so far as is permitted by law, BAFTA and its associated companies exclude responsibility and all liabilities arising from any postponement, cancellation, delay or changes to the prize details beyond BAFTA’s control.
The Competition, and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with it, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. You irrevocably agree that the courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute or claim that arises out of or in connection with the Competition.