Rules and Regulations

This competition is open to the general public. Entries under 18 must be accompanied with a letter from a parent/guardian.

Choice of Tree

The featured tree must be located within India. In the event the same tree is nominated, the organisers will select the entry which was submitted first. Trees located in religious institutions and of religious significance should not be entered in this competition.

Submissions & Deadlines

  • The contest is open from 5th February 2018 and the closing date for all entries will be 25th February 2018. Please note that late submissions made after this date will not be eligible to win prizes.
  • The Organizers reserve the right to reject an entry as they seem fit, and entrants agree to be bound by this condition.
  • The winning entry of each country will be decided by the relevant organiser/public voting/ judging panel . All decisions made will be considered final.
  • Submissions must be made in English.
  • No changes / amendments to an entry is permitted once submission has taken place.
  • Participants irrevocably agree to let the organisers use their submissions for marketing, promotional and other materials, with credit provided to the photographer.
  • All decisions will be deemed as final and participants agree to this by submitting their entry.
  • The organizers reserve the right to add/modify these rules at their discretion.
  • It is compulsory to enter the location (Eg: Brigade Road, Bangalore) and the story of the tree.

The contest will take the top 3 winners and their entries will be considered for the Asian Tree of the Year- 2018