Terms and Conditions

These Terms and Conditions govern your participation in PwC Trust Builders Challenge 2019. Please read carefully.


Participation and Conditions of Entry

1. Team requirements:   

  • Must have three (3) people.
  • Members are all undergraduate or diploma students currently studying at a university/college (Higher Education Institution) in Malaysia.
  • Members are from the same university, with at least one Malaysian team member.

2. No participation fee is required.   

3. All deliverables must be in English.   

4. Submissions must be completed via our online submission platform.

5. There are 3 sections in the submission process:   



Max. word count



Explain how the scenario affects your business

200 words



Outline how you would rebuild trust with these four stakeholder areas: investors, customers, employees, suppliers

300 words for each area



Based on the scenario, prepare a social media posting to address the situation to the employees.

Upload on Facebook, with caption of not more than 60 words


6. Each section must be completed. Incomplete submissions will not be considered.

7. Each participant can only be in one (1) team.

8. Each team can only send in one (1) submission.

9. Social media posting requirements:

  • The post must consist of a visual, with caption of not more than 60 words (excluding team name and #).
  • The visual must be a non-animated .jpg, .png, or .bmp image.
  • The post must be uploaded onto Facebook.
  • The post must include: #PwCTrustBuilders - (your team’s name).
  • The privacy setting of the Facebook post must be set to ‘public’.
  • The number of positive reactions (like, love, haha, wow) your post gets will contribute 5% to your team’s final score.
  • The link to your team’s post must be included in the submission form. The number of positive reactions that your team’s post get will ONLY be measured based on the link given (only ONE link per team is accepted).
  • Early submission is encouraged as the number of positive reactions will only be measured until 9am, 22 February 2019.
  • Participants must only submit their own original work; the post must not violate copyright or intellectual property rights.
  • The post must not be inappropriate, defamatory or libellous.
  • The team’s university must NOT be mentioned, or visibly shown in the post. Selection for the Finals will be blind-screened. This technique anonymises specific information about a team, in this case: which University they attend, in order for the reviewer to give unbiased consideration. Posts which mention their teams’ university will not be considered.

10. Ten (10) teams will be selected for the Finals. They will be announced on 11 March, 2019.

11. Finalist teams will present their solutions on 13 April, 2019 at the PwC office in 1 Sentral, Kuala Lumpur.

12. Details for the Finals will be announced in February, 2019.

13. This competition is not open to those who will commence employment from 1 April, 2019.



As an individual participating in PwC Trust Builders Challenge 2019, I agree to the following:

14. All ideas and materials submitted must be participants’ own work. Any kind of plagiarism and/or use of reference material(s) without citing sources is strictly prohibited and will lead to either a penalty or disqualification at the organiser's discretion.

15. I understand and agree that the all challenge guidelines must be followed in order to qualify.

16. Finalist teams will be subject to a separate Authorise & Release agreement as participants and the materials they produced for the challenge in any form may be reused as promotional content.

17. Prizes are non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for money.   

18. The winners of the PwC Trust Builders Challenge are responsible for their own Vietnam visa arrangements.   

19. Finalists are responsible for arranging their own accommodation in Kuala Lumpur during the Finals.

20. PwC will either arrange or reimburse transport cost for Finalist teams travelling to/from Kuala Lumpur from outside Klang Valley.

21. The decisions of the judges are final.   

22. I am of lawful age and of sound mind, and have read and understand these Terms and Conditions.

23. The personal information that I am required to provide for the submission is accurate and valid.  

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Trust Builders Team, PwC Malaysia

Tel: +60 (3) 2173 1188

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