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Instagram contest terms and conditions

Instagram contest terms and conditions

Instragram contest 15 July – 10 August 2020


Åbo Akademi University
Tuomiokirkontori 3, 20500 Turku

Contest period

The contest runs from 15 July to 10 August 2020 at 13:00. The winner will be drawn 10 August 2020.

Who can participate?

All natural persons older than 18 years who have an Instagram account and who have been admitted to Åbo Akademi University in 2020 can participate in the contest. Persons with connections to the arrangements of the contest cannot participate.

How do I participate?

You enter the contest by sharing a photo or video to your Instagram feed or Instagram Stories that shows how you celebrate your admittance to Åbo Akademi University. You can also enter by sending a dm (direct message) with your entry to @aboakademi on Instagram. If you enter by sharing a photo/video on your Instagram Story or in your feed: use the hashtag #ÅAkallar and tag @aboakademi in your entry. Entries that do not contain #ÅAakallar and @aboakademi will not be accepted in the contest. In addition, participants must have a public account in order for entries to be taken into account. In case of entering the contest via dm however, participants are not required to tag @aboakademi nor to use the hashtag. In addition, participants can in this case, also partake from a private account.
Participants are allowed to share several entries, but it will not increase the chances of winning. Only entries posted during the contest period will be counted. By participating, the participants assure that they own the rights to the material included in the contest entries, and that any people appearing in the entries have given their consent to be included. The participant is responsible for making sure that the entries follow good custom and Instagram’s rules.


Among those who have entered the contest before its closing, one (1) person will win a bike. The winner will be chosen at random after 13:00 on 10 August 2020. We notify the winner via direct message on Instagram. If the winner is not reached within three (3) days, Åbo Akademi University has the right to draw a new winner. The prize is a 24″ turquoise Baana bike, worth 179.90 euro. The prize cannot be exchanged for cash.

Use of personal data

By participating, you accept that Åbo Akademi University may share your contest entry on Instagram, in the feed or on Instagram Story. By participating, you accept the terms of the contest and that in the case you win, your name and Instagram username may be published on Åbo Akademi University’s channels.

Other conditions

Åbo Akademi University reserves the right to change the terms and conditions of the contest. The contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram.

Updated 29.7.2020