This Competition is run by the JS Group. By entering the Competition, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.


1 The Prize Draw

1.1 Two selected entrants will win a prize. Entrants at random will be selected and the winners will receive an EXTRA £100 ASPIRE FUNDS onto their Aspire card.

1.2 The prize is non-transferable, non-refundable and non-changeable. There is no cash alternative to the prize.

1.3 JS Group reserves the right to award a substitute prize of an equal or greater value if the stated prize becomes unavailable.

1.4 JS Group reserves the right to temporarily suspend, cancel or vary the Prize Draw at any stage if deemed necessary in its opinion, or due to circumstances beyond its control, and will use reasonable endeavours to minimise the effect on participants to avoid disappointment.

2 How to enter

2.1 Log in to your York St John Aspire Account, using your university email address at

2.2  To enter the draw once -Use £50 or over of your your Aspire funds this academic year before Friday 30th October 2020 at

2.3  To enter the draw twice, doubling your chances of winning -Follow Aspire on Instagram @yorkstjohnaspire and tag a friend on the competition post. 

2.4 Your order reference and Instagram username will be used as your draw entry.  

3 Start and closing date

3.1 Entry to the Prize Draw will start on Friday 24th September 2020 and close at 23.59 GMT on Friday 30th October 2020.

3.2 Entries received after 23.59 GMT on Friday 20th October will not be included.

3.3 The lucky winners will be announced on Monday 2nd November 2020. 

4 Eligibility

4.1 The Prize Draw is open to all current students at York St John University who receive Aspire funds.

4.2 JS Group reserves the right to verify the eligibility of entrants.

4.3 No responsibility can be accepted for entries which are not properly received due to communications beyond the control of JS Group

4.4. If there are reasonable grounds to believe that there has been a breach of these Terms by an entrant, JS Group may, at its sole discretion invalidate the relevant entry and disqualify the entrant from the competition.

4.5 JS Group reserves the right to moderate entries and reserves the right to remove entries at its discretion that are deemed offensive, obscene or inappropriate.

5 Allocation of prizes

5.1 The winners will be selected by means of a random draw from all valid entries received once the competition has closed, using a random application of Microsoft Excel and conducted under the supervision of an independent person. The odds of winning depend upon the total number of eligible entries received.

5.2 If a selected winner does not meet the eligibility criteria set out in these Terms, JS Group reserve the right to re-draw and select an alternative winner.

6 Notification of prize

6.1 JS Group will notify the winners via a direct message to your University email. If JS Group has not received a response from a winner within 7 days to confirm that they can accept the prize, JS Group reserves the right to redraw and a new winner will be selected.

6.2 JS Group cannot accept responsibility for any direct messages that do not reach the intended recipients for any reason whatsoever.

6.3 The decision of JS Group is final and no correspondence regarding the prize allocation will be entered into.

6.4 To the fullest extent permitted by law, JS Group excludes liability for any losses, damages or claims incurred by any person in connection with the Prize Draw or receipt or misuse of any prize. Nothing in these terms shall affect your statutory rights.

7 Data protection

Any personal information collected by JS Group in connection with this Prize Draw will be used in accordance with the Privacy Policy available with York St John University.

8 Governing law and jurisdiction

The Competition and these Terms shall be governed by English law and are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.