Contest is open only to individuals who have reached the age of 18 and above at the time of entry and who's companies are registered in India . Employees; of NDTV, the show's partners and its subsidiaries and affiliates, and their immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they live) or persons living in the same households of such employees, whether or not related are not eligible.
Judging consists of five (5) rounds of evaluation involving screening and due deligence by our certified due deligence partners. Each of our contenstants must be investor ready before the show commences. Each of the show's contestants will be selected by December 10th and will be notified by e-mail. Decisions of the Investors are final and binding.
If the submission videos contains any material or elements that are not owned by the entrant and/or which are subject to the rights of third parties, and/or if any persons appear in the video, the entrant is responsible for obtaining, prior to submission of the video, any and all releases and consents necessary to permit the exhibition and use of the video in the manner set forth in these Official Rules without additional compensation. If any person appearing in any video is under the age of majority in their state/province/territory of residence the signature of a parent or legal guardian is required on each release.
Upon Sponsor's request, each entrant must be prepared to provide (within fifteen (15) calendar days of receipt of Sponsor's request) a signed release from all persons who appear in the video submitted, and/or from the owner of any material that appears in the video entry, authorizing Sponsor and its licensees ("Authorized Parties") to reproduce, distribute, display, and create derivative works of the entry in connection with the TV show and promotion of the Show, in any media now or hereafter known. Failure to provide such releases upon request may result in disqualification at any time during the Show and selection of an alternate winner.
For the purposes of these Official Rules, the entrant will be deemed to be in receipt of Sponsor's request or notification, (a) in the event that Sponsor sends the request by postal mail, five business days after the request was sent by Sponsor, or (b) in the event that Sponsor sends the request by email, on the day that the email was sent by Sponsor.
By entering the Award, all entrants grant an irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide non-exclusive license to Authorized Parties, to reproduce, distribute, display and create derivative works of the entries (along with a name credit) in connection with the Award and promotion of the Award, in any media now or hereafter known, for no additional compensation, including, but not limited to: Display at a potential exhibition of winners; publication of a book featuring select entries in the Award; publication in a Magazine or online highlighting entries or winners of the Contest; and offering as downloadable wallpaper to users of the Contest website (the “License”). Entrants consent to Sponsor doing or omitting to do any act that would otherwise infringe the entrant’s “moral rights” in their entries. Display or publication of any entry on an Authorized Party’s website does not indicate the entrant will be selected as a winner. Authorized Parties will not be required to pay any additional consideration or seek any additional approval in connection with such use as authorized by the License. Additionally, by entering, each entrant grants to Authorized Parties the unrestricted right to use all statements made in connection with the Award, and pictures or likenesses of Award entrants, or choose not to do so, at their sole discretion, except where prohibited by law. Authorized Parties will not be required to pay any additional consideration or seek any additional approval in connection with such use.
By entering this TV Show, all entrants agree to release, discharge, and hold harmless Sponsor and its partners, producers, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, agents and their employees, officers, directors, and representatives from any claims, losses, and damages arising out of their participation in this Contest or any Contest-related activities and the acceptance and use, misuse, or possession of any prize awarded hereunder.
Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operation or transmission; communications line failure; theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to Contest entries or entry forms; or alteration of entries or entry forms. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems with or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, human errors of any kind, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrants' or any other persons' computers related to or resulting from participation, uploading or downloading of any materials related to in this Tv Show.
THIS AWARD/INVESTMENT IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. Entrants agree that this Award shall be subject to and governed by the laws in India and the forum for any dispute shall be in the court of India. To the extent permitted by law, the right to litigate, to seek injunctive relief or to make any other recourse to judicial or any other procedure in case of disputes or claims resulting from or in connection with this Award are hereby excluded and any entrant expressly waives any and all such rights. Certain restrictions may apply. Entries are void if Sponsor determines the video or enterprise to not be an original, or if the entries are incomplete, inaccessible or blocked, corrupted, damaged, irregular, altered, counterfeit, produced in error or obtained through fraud or theft.
By entering, entrants also agree (a) to be bound by these Official Rules; (b) that the decisions of the Judges are final and binding with respect to all matters relating to the Award/Investment; (c) if the entrant wins that Authorized Parties may use the winning enterprises and each winners' name, enterprise, likeness, and/or voice in any publicity or advertising relating to the Award/Investment or future promotions without compensation or approval (except where prohibited by law); and (d) particualr transactions and investments are subject to further due deligence and terms and conditions provided by the investing funds and parties.
Sponsor reserves the right to verify the validity and originality of any entry and/or entrant (including an entrant's identity and address) and to disqualify any entrant who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Official Rules or who tampers with the entry process. Failure by Sponsor to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.
If for any reason the Tv Show is not capable of running as planned, due to infection by computer virus, bugs, worms, Trojan horses, denial of service attacks, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of NGS that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Contest, NGS reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual(s) who tamper with the entry process, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Contest. If Sponsor elects to cancel or terminate the Tv Show, Sponsor will not retain any rights in the submitted entries.
Entrants are responsible for complying with these Official Rules. Winners' names will be available online at therealdeal.ketto.org
Entrants agree that personal data, especially name and address, may be processed, shared, and otherwise used for the purposes and within the context of the competition and any other purposes outlined in these Official Rules. The data may also be used by Sponsor & Partners in order to verify the entrant's identity, postal address, and telephone number or to otherwise verify the entrant's eligibility to participate in the competition. Entrants have the right to access, review, rectify, or cancel any personal data held by Sponsor by writing to Sponsor at firstname.lastname@example.org. Personal data will be used by Sponsor and its affiliates exclusively for the purposes stated herein.
By entering this Show entrant agrees to become a member The Real Deal community.
NOTICE TO INDIVIDUALS: REMOVAL FROM MAILING LIST: Any individual (or other duly authorized person) may elect to exclude the name and address of that individual from all lists used by NDTV to mail skill contests or sweepstakes. To elect to have an individual's name excluded from all such lists, submit a removal request in writing to: email@example.com
Facts About the Show:
-The Real Deal is a 13 episode reality game show airing across the NDTV Platforms from Feb-May 2016.
- The application for “The Real Deal” closes on Dec 1st at 5pm 2015. Be sure to have your entry in before then.
-In order to apply for the show you must submit your application and create your crowdfunding campaign.
-The Real Deal has a five part screening process that includes understanding applicants' business models while measuring their viability, phone interviews, and on ground deep due diligence. 11 contestants plus 1 wild card will be selected to appear on the show.
-The shoot dates are fixed for Jan 10th-17th 2016 in Mumbai.
-Five Indian and International Impact Investors are looking to invest upwards of 30 lacs (with no maximum limit) in any or potentially all of the 12 contestants.
-The show consists of “challenges” that test and showcase the entrepreneurs’ skills and their enterprise’s viability. The winners of each one of these challenges are rewarded with prize money or mini investments from 5-10 lacs each.
-For further information on the show, please email your queries to NDTVTheRealDeal@gmail.com
ENTRY RULES | ANNOUNCEMENT OF SHOWS | ENTERING THE SHOW
Q. Who qualifies?
A. The contest is open to everyone, whether professional or amateur and regardless of nationality, age or sex. Only those employed by NDTV and its affiliated companies are prohibited from participating. Those under 18 years of age may participate with the permission of a parent or guardian. The show is looking to fund for-profit social enterprises.
Q. Is there an entry fee?
A. Entry is free of charge.
Q. Will I be notified when my submission is received?
A. Entrants are notified when their submissions are received via email.
Announcement of Contestants
Q. When and how are the results announced?
A. The organizer will contact the winners via E-mail at their registered E-mail addresses. We also plan to announce the winners and winning entries on the NDTV Prime channel and the website www.therealdeal.ketto.org
Entering The Show
Q. How do I enter?
A. Submit your video profile sharing information on your enterprise, your work and your passion for change.
Q. Can I enter multiple times?
A. Yes, if you have multipe enterprises.
Q. Can I E-mail my submissions directly to NDTV?
A. No. Entries can only be submitted via therealdeal.ketto.org Note that files sent in error to other locations will not be accepted and that you will not be sent notification concerning their receipt.
Q. What happens if I forget to fill out a field in the entry form?
A. You will not be able to submit the entry form until all required items have been filled out. If you overlook a required field, a message will be displayed. Please follow the on-screen instructions to complete the form.
Q. What happens if data are lost or corrupted during upload?
A. Ketto accepts no responsibility for loss of data during upload. Be sure to back up the data before entering the contest.
Q. Can I submit my entry on a CD or other physical media?
A. No. Entries are accepted only via the Internet.
Q. I'm having problems uploading data.
A. Try reading the instructions on the entry form again. If you are unable to resolve the problem after reading the instructions, send an E-mail inquiry to NDTV firstname.lastname@example.org
About The Show:
The Real Deal is the world's first impact investing TV show airing on the NDTV platform. NDTV is looking to find, feature and fund India’s best for-profit social enterprises because social entrepreneurs are The Real Deal! Indian and international high profile investors want to invest in India’s best for-profit social enterprises on the show. So, if you want to be on the show, if you want to get funded and if you think you are The Real Deal, then sign up and start a campaign right here on Ketto.
“Your application for the show is incomplete without creating a campaign. Having a successful crowdfunding campaign will greatly improve your chances for getting on to the show. Proving to the investors, screeners and general public that you can raise funds shows you’re popular, your venture is trustworthy to the public, and viable. Your crowdfunding efforts will be weighted as one of the screening metrics for selection. Moreover, during the airing of show the audience will be encouraged to crowd fund all “The Real Deal” campaigns that are on this site. We at Ketto recommend placing an achievable 1 lac amount however you are free to set your ask as you wish.”
Once you have applied, you will receive information on the next steps via email. Please look for an email from email@example.com. Please be sure to check your junk box in case the email may have landed there. Thank you and good luck.
Who Can Participate?
Contest is open only to individuals who have reached the age of 18 and above at the time of entry and who reside in India. Employees of NDTV, and its subsidiaries and affiliates, and their immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they live) or persons living in the same households of such employees, whether or not related are not eligible.
How Will The Selection Take Place?
After uploading your profile on therealdeal.ketto.org, ASCo, The Artha Platform, and Intellecap, the show’s screening and due diligence partners, will select the best profiles to advance to the first rounds of screening. If you are selected to advance, you will be notified by email and requested to share further information on your company. This information will be used to complete a thorough screening and due diligence process for your company. From this process, India’s 11 best for-profit social enterprises will be selected for the "The Real Deal” TV show. Once on the TV show, you will have a chance to earn funding and investment from Indian and international impact investors looking to invest in you! If you are not selected this year we still want to help you. We would like to direct you to programs, incubators, and resources that can help you further your venture and vision. What are you waiting for? Start your profile here and show the world that you are The Real Deal!