The Unearthed Artist Agreement and General Competition terms and conditions apply to this competition. This competition starts 9am AEST on Monday 29th May 2017, closing Sunday July 2nd 2017.
All Indigenous artists with tracks uploaded to triplejunearthed.com during this time will be eligible and the winners will be chosen a panel of music specialists at triple j. We will be picking one winner. The winner will be picked based on their ability to deliver a good live performance suitable for an all ages NIMAs audience and the benefit this opportunity will present to the musician/band/group moving forward in developing their music.
The winners will be announced in accordance with the General Terms & Conditions in July 2017.
The prize consists of the following:
• 1 x performance spot at the NIMA's event
• Performance fee for the NIMA's performance ($500)
• Up to $5000 towards travel to the event and accommodation.
Any artist that satisfies the following criteria will be deemed to be eligible: Any artist who is an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, i.e. this is defined as someone who is of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent, who identifies as such and is accepted as such in the communities where he or she lives, or come from. In the case of groups or duos at least 50% of the members of the group must satisfy at least one of the above criteria. The NIMA reference group reserves the discretion to grant eligibility in special circumstances.
The prize is not transferable or redeemable for cash. No replacement will be offered in the event that the prize cannot be claimed on the stipulated dates.
In the event that the winner of the competition is under the age of 18 years, a guardian over the age of eighteen years must accompany the winner at the guardian’s expense.
Judges’ decisions are final and no correspondence will be entered into.
As a winner, you will be representing triple j at this event. As such you are obligated to behave responsibly and professionally and comply with the rules and requests that triple j and the event organisers ask of you.