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Grow Waitaha invites you to enter DigiAwards 2019!

The DigiAwards enables primary and intermediate students from throughout Waitaha to design, develop, and showcase their digital outcomes. The event encourages and celebrates the digital creativity of our ākonga. 

Entry to the DigiAwards is now closed. 

Meet the judges

#gwdigiawards

Who can enter?

Key dates

Theme

Entry categories

Entry criteria

FREE workshop

DigiAwards and the National Curriculum

2019 Judges!

Finalist judges

This year, the DigiAwards team have invited a range of exciting and experienced people to judge the finalists in the DigiAwards. View their bios in the gallery below. Select to enlarge.

 

 

 

 

 

Entry judges

Judging all entries are people with experience and expertise in each of the categories. They will decide which entries make it into the finals. View their bios in the gallery below. Select to enlarge.

 

 

 

 

 

Supporting resources

A growing range of resources to support the creation of DigiAwards projects

Design thinking

Digital storytelling

Digital art

Coding

Animation

Video

Creative Commons

DigiAwards terms and conditions

Definitions

‘DigiAwards’ refers to the Grow Waitaha DigiAwards.


General

  • The competition is open to Year 0 to Year 8 students from the Canterbury region. Disqualified participants may not enter into the competition.
  • Entry into the competition is deemed to be acceptance of the entry criteria (view in the dropdown on the main page) and confirmation that the entrant has the necessary authority to enter the competition.
  • Grow Waitaha reserves the right to exclude any person from participating in the competition on reasonable grounds.
  • Grow Waitaha reserves the right to refuse to award any prize to an entrant who Grow Waitaha decides (in its sole discretion) has not adhered to the entry criteria (view in the dropdown on the main page), gained unfair advantage in participating in the competition, or won using fraudulent means.
  • By attending DigiAwards workshops and events, participants grant Grow Waitaha exclusive permission to use their names, photographs, and digital creations in connection with the competition and for future promotion and marketing purposes and waive any claims to royalty, right, or remuneration for such use.
  • By participating, entrants grant Grow Waitaha exclusive permission to use their names, photographs, and digital creations in connection with the competition and for future promotion and marketing purposes and waive any claims to royalty, right, or remuneration for such use.
  • All entrant personal details will be held by Grow Waitaha and may be used for the purpose of the competition and for future promotion and marketing purposes unless otherwise directed by entrants at the time of entry.
  • Grow Waitaha accepts no responsibility for late or misdirected entries.

Prizes

  • Only the students who originally entered the competition can be awarded the prizes.
  • The winners will be determined by a panel of judges who will use the entry categories criteria (view in the dropdown on the main page) of the competition.
  • The judges’ determination of the winners will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • The winners will be notified by email, phone (voice or text) or mail and must be available for the preparation of all publicity that may be required by Grow Waitaha.
  • The prizes are not redeemable for cash or transferable. In the event that the prize specified in the competition becomes unavailable for any reason the promoter may substitute a prize of like or equal value.

Grow Waitaha responsibility

  • Grow Waitaha reserves the right to extend or discontinue the DigiAwards at any stage, for any reason.
  • To the fullest extent permitted by law Grow Waitaha will not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever (including but not limited to direct or consequential loss) or for personal injury as a result of competition entry or winning competition prizes.

Acceptance

  • Participation in the competition is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions.

Contact us

If you have any questions please contact us.

DigiAwards 2018 winners

Overall winner

Kindness is Key

Waitākiri Primary School: Hunter, Yuki, Gemma, Zoe, Shiloh, Sophie, Charlie, and Jacob (Year 5-6)

Overall runner up

Portal

Chisnallwood Intermediate School: Robbie (Year 7-8)

Documentary

Story telling

Website

Coding

Commercial

Creative image