Logo Competition


Terms and Conditions

  1. Last date for submission of entries is July 7, 2019 till 5:00 PM.
  2. If participant/s will submit multiple entries, then last entry submitted by that participant/s will be considered for evaluation.
  3. Eligibility
    • Only Indian Nationals are eligible for this Competition.
    • Age Limit: 18 years and above.
    • Individual person, Individual group of peoples, groups, experts, professionals etc. are eligible.
    • Any competitor can submit maximum one entry. The prize will be given to the author of the competition entry in case of group.
  4. Design Consideration
    • The logo should be reflective of the futuristic characteristics of AIC SURATi iLAB in terms of Innovation and Entrepreneurial ecosystem development. It should represent Surat city globally keeping in mind following:

      “AIC SURATi iLAB endeavors to provide a platform for aspiring entrepreneurs of Surat and neighboring region to convert their ideas and dreams into reality. It aspires for a digital bend to capitalize on the new types of businesses and careers generated in the economy whilst maintaining Surat’s dominance in Textile and Diamond industries."
    • Logo artwork should be at least 2 inches long along the smallest side.
    • File should be of high resolution and file should look clean (not pixilated or bit-mapped) when viewed on screen at 100%.
    • Logo should be designed using colors (Not Grayscale or Black & White).
  5. Logo & Rationale: Logo must be submitted with the rationale of the design.
    • Artwork: Entries must be submitted in PNG format with transparent background. In case of hand written sketch, scanned image in PNG format has to be submitted by participant/s.
    • Rationale: A maximum of 100 words in English to describe the concept, theme and symbolic elements.
    • All logo design must be adaptable onto any form/surface of AIC SURATi iLAB’s publicity materials, including but not limited to, AIC SURATi iLAB’s websites, banners, letterheads, flyers, poster, etc.
  6. Intellectual Property Rights
    • All entries will remain the property of AIC SURATi iLAB and are not returnable.
    • The winner/participant will be required to submit the EPS/CDR/SVG/PSD/original drawing or digital file of the logo on request by SSCDL/AIC SURATi iLAB. In case of hand written sketch, original sketch has to be submitted to SSCDL/AIC SURATi iLAB by participant/s.
    • Participants acknowledge and agree that all copyright and other rights in the logo including rights in the drawings, text or any other content submitted to SSCDL/AIC SURATi iLAB in respect of this competition shall be solely and exclusively owned by the AIC SURATi iLAB. All participants agree to assign absolutely to SSCDL/AIC SURATi iLAB without charge all intellectual property rights, including the right to use, reproduce, modify, publish, license and/or otherwise deal with (whether for commercial and non-commercial purpose) the submitted logo design(s).
    • Participant/s represent and warrant that his/their entry is his/their own original work/creation and do not infringe the intellectual property rights of any third party.
  7. Submission Details
    • Last date for submission of entries is July 7, 2019 till 5:00 PM.
    • The submission must contain
      i. PNG file of the logo ONLY (with clear/transparent background)
      ii. PDF file containing:
      Page-1 - Personal Details (Along with Photograph & copy of Residential Proof):
      • Full Name
      • Firm/Company (if applicable)
      • Full Address
      • City
      • State
      • Date of Birth
      • Mobile No.
      • Email
      Page-2 - Logo & Rationale:
      • Logo Image
      • Rationale (in not more than 100 words)
  8. Selection Process
    • The best winner shall be chosen on the basis of design consideration mentioned in the point no. 4 of Terms & Conditions for this logo competition.
    • The decision of management team of AIC SURATi iLAB for selecting the winner shall be treated as final & binding to all the participants.
  9. Prize
    • The prize money for winner is INR 25,000/- (One prize only). [Note: Necessary tax deductions will be made as per the prevailing taxation rules from the prize money. Payment will be made by cheque/NEFT.]
    • The winner will be announced on SSCDL website www.suratsmartcity.com and AIC SURATi iLAB website www.suratiilab.org
    • The winning entry (including participant’s details, photograph) will be showcased on Surat Smart City Development Limited and AIC SURATi iLAB website.
  10. No plagiarism shall be allowed and logo shall not use any material (Photograph, icon, symbol, image etc.) that is copyright protected.
  11. The responsibility to comply with the guidelines and other conditions fully lies with the participant/participants and SSCDL/AIC SURATi iLAB shall not be liable for any dispute raised by a third party.
  12. Entry not complete in any respect or not meeting the terms and condition of the competition will be rejected without assigning any reason thereof.
  13. Participant/s should not imprint or watermark logo design.
  14. SSCDL/AIC SURATi iLAB shall have the right to use, print or reproduce the prize winning logo or any submitted logo in any form it deems fit.
  15. SSCDL/AIC SURATi iLAB reserves the right to cancel or amend all or any part of the competition and/or the terms/condition without notice.
  16. The winner has to submit the required proofs prior to claim the prize money to SSCDL/AIC SURATi iLAB.
  17. Employees at Surat Municipal Corporation, SSCDL or AIC SURATi iLAB and their immediate family members will not be eligible to participate in this competition.
  18. Entries with incomplete profiles would not be considered.

Submit Your Entry

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