Whilst the entrants retain the copyright for their submission, the International Women in Mining (IWiM) and sponsors reserve the right to reproduce free of charge any entry for publicity purposes to promote IWiM and the sponsors.
IWiM reserves the right to exclude any application.
The judges’ decision is final and no negotiation will be entered into with respect to any such decision.
All entrants understand that any images submitted to the competition may be used by IWiM and sponsors for marketing and promotional purposes.
There are no cash alternatives available for prize winners.
IWiM reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify and remove any entry that does not comply with the following requirements.
You are the sole owner and author of each entry.
Each entry does not contain any infringing, threatening, false, misleading, abusive, harassing, libellous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic or profane content
You confirm that each person depicted in the entry has granted permission to be portrayed as shown.
Previously published material for which non-exclusive rights were granted may be entered as long as you still maintain the right to grant us a license. You must be able to disclose when and where the photo appeared previously to IWiM upon request.