Terms & Conditions

  • Entrants must provide true, accurate, current and complete contact and other information
  • You will be disqualified for false registration, making false claims, misrepresentation or any other conduct, action or activity that the NHDC, in its sole discretion, deems to be “cheating.”
  • Collaborative work among co-Entrants will be accepted, but all prizes will be awarded to the Entrants whose name is on the submission form. Division of prizes among co-Entrants is the sole responsibility of winners and ISWC shall have no liability for co-Entrants failure to divide prizes
  • Closing and announcement dates for this Competition may change without notice to you. Such changes will be posted on the NHDC Website
  • NHDC may change these rules at any time, at NHDC’s sole discretion, without prior notice to you
  • Entering this Competition does not grant you any right or license to use any NHDC material (i.e. logos, images, text, etc.), trademarks or other intellectual property of NHDC for any purpose, without first obtaining NHDC’s express written consent
  • Employees of NHDC, their sponsors, advertising agencies, affiliates, agents, representatives, and the families or households of the above are ineligible to enter or win any NHDC Competitions
  • The selection of winners by NHDC and the judges are final and cannot be appealed
  • All Entrants acknowledge, as a condition of entry, that NHDC has the right to publicize and broadcast any winner’s name, character, likeness, voice and all other matters incidental thereto
  • This Competition is void where prohibited
  • By entering this contest you hereby give consent to the recording, broadcast and promotion(s) of the reproduction(s) of the voice and music as part of the Next Hitmaker Dance Competition . You also understand and agree to receive no compensation for appearances and participation in the NHDC or promotion(s) of your works
  • By entering the NHDC – you hereby give consent to have your dance and/or video link posted to the NHDC website, social media platforms or any equivalent streaming/distribution service where your works are available, YouTube or any other online service for promotional purposes only
  • If you are a Finalist or a Wildcard, NHDC reserves the right to use your name and likeness for promotional purposes
  • Artist’s name and likeness may be used in advertising and promotional material for the NHDC, but not as an endorsement of any product or service
  • All rights in and to Artist’s performance submitted to the NHDC herein shall remain the sole property of the Artist and the rights granted herein are for broadcast and promotion only.


By entering this competition, the participant and/or his/her parents or legal guardian (if the applicant is a minor) agrees to accept and be bound by the decisions of the NHDC and its judges which are final and binding in all matters. The participant agrees to be bound by all terms of these Rules and Regulations as established herein.


NHDC retains all ownership rights to all submitted dance(s) for the purpose of the Competition.

NHDC reserves all rights to use the names, images, submitted videos and any other information of the participant for promotional or marketing of the competition without any compensation or notice.

The participant understands and agrees that the winning entries may be produced and compiled (singularly or collectively) into a physical and/or digital album for use and dissemination of the NHDC and that no royalty fee will be compensated to the participant.

Each participant also agrees that all worldwide intellectual property rights in any statement, materials, or content submitted, made, or created by a participant in connection with the Competition and any derivatives works arising, therefore, will be perpetually and unconditionally vested in, assigned to and owned by NHDC. NHDC has the right to use and modify such materials/works in any way as it deems fit without compensation to any participant and each participant waives all rights (including moral rights) that he/she may have in such materials/works.


The participant unconditionally agrees to release, indemnify, and hold the NHDC, its sponsors, agents, partners and judges harmless for any liability, damages, or claims for compensation, injury or loss whatsoever relating to, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, in participation of the Competition.

Personal data

Each participant’s participation in this Competition is conditional upon the participants consenting to NHDC using the participant’s personal data for the following purposes:

(a) To notify the participant if he/she has won the Competition;

(b) To conduct, manage and administer, the Competition including verifying the identity of participants or the award of the prize;

(c) For promotional, advertising and marketing purposes.

NHDC may share a participant’s personal data with sponsors and third parties supporting the Competition as well as those supporting their administrative and business functions; this may involve the storage, use, disclosure or other processing or transfer of the participant’s personal data out of Singapore.

Any information, personal data and material about or obtained from the participants may be accessed, stored or otherwise processed in any medium or format determined by NHDC.