STAR BAKER FAQs
QN 1: Who can enter the SCS Star Baker Challenge 2014?
The SCS Star Baker Challenge 2014 is open to all Singapore Citizens and legal residents of Singapore. Interested participants who are under the age of 18 must first obtain permission to enter from a parent or legal guardian and, during submission, tick the check-box indicating that you have obtained permission.
QN 2: How do I enter the SCS Star Baker Challenge 2014?
To enter the SCS Star Baker Challenge 2014, simply register as a member on the SCS Dairy Singapore website, and upload your entry in the event submission page located on the website.
If you are already a member, simply login to your account and upload your entry into the event submission page.
Please ensure that your submission contains a foil-wrapped block of SCS in the photo. Entries without a foil-wrapped SCS butter block in it will be recognised as a 1* Baker, but will not be eligible to proceed to the next Star challenge.
QN 3: Does it cost anything to register as an SCS Dairy Singapore member?
No, registering as an SCS Dairy Singapore member is absolutely free!
QN 4: Is there a limit to the number of entries per person?
Each participant can submit multiple entries. However, only the first submission will be taken into consideration.
QN 5: What is the duration of each Star challenge? How will I know if submissions for a particular challenge are closed?
1-Star Challenge: 1 - 20 June 2014
2-Star Challenge: 22 June - 4 July 2014
3-Star Challenge: 6 - 12 July 2014
4-Star Challenge (submissions): 20 -27July 2014
Public voting for finalists: 30 July - 8 August 2014
5-Star Bake-off event: 17 August 2014
A notification email will be sent to all eligible participants when each Star Challenge is closed. In addition, the submission page will be locked at the end of each challenge.
QN 6: Why am I ineligible for the 2-Star Challenge?
Only participants who have successfully completed the 1-Star challenge are eligible for the 2-Star challenge. Similarly for the other Star challenges, it is a pre-requisite to first pass the previous Star challenge.
QN 7: Will my entry be included if I send it before the closing date, but you only receive it after the closing date?
All entries submitted before the closing date and received before the commencement date of the next Star Challenge will be included.
QN 8: How will I know if my submission is successful?
QN 9: What does it mean if I do not receive the congratulatory email after submission?
QN 10: I successfully uploaded my entry into the competition, but I can’t see it in the online gallery. How do I check if SCS has received it?
All successful entrants will receive an acknowledgement email. If you have submitted an entry have not yet received your notification email, please check your email Junk/Spam folder. Please give 2 working days for submissions to be processed.
QN 11: I am an SCS Dairy member. Am I allowed to submit for others using another name during submission?
Participants may only submit entries under their own name and SCS Dairy member account. All participants are required to register for their own account. Any submission found to have been made via proxy would be considered to be fraudulent and void.
QN 12: How do I vote for my favourite participant to enter the finals?
Voting for finalists will be conducted after 4-Star challenge submission has ended. SCS will select compile the 25 semi-finalist’s entries into a Facebook photo album. To vote for your favourite entrant, ‘like’ their entry in the SCS photo album. Each ‘like’ counts as one vote. Please note that only votes cast on the SCS photo album entry will be counted.
QN 13: Where will the final bake-off event be held?
The final bake-off will be held at:
APS Lifestyle Gallery
9 Muthuraman Chetty Road (off Martin Road)
APS Building Level 2
QN 14: Is attending the final bake-off a paid event? How can I attend the SCS Star Baker Challenge 2014 bake-off event?
The SCS Star Baker Challenge 2014 final bake-off event is a non-chargeable private event. Attendance is strictly by invite only.
QN 15: When will the winner be chosen?
The winner and runners-up will be chosen at the end of the SCS Star Baker Challenge 2014 final bake-off event.
QN 16: What are the prizes for entering the SCS Star Baker Challenge 2014?
Participants of the SCS Star Baker Challenge 2014 are awarded a special certificate upon his/her completion of each difficulty challenge. There are 5 Star challenges in total.
br /> In addition, the winner of the bake-off event at the end of the challenge will win an all-expenses-paid luxury trip for two to Melbourne, Australia (worth $5,000), and three runners-up will all receive $1,000 worth of cooking/baking class vouchers for Palate Sensations culinary school.
QN 17: Will the organiser be sponsoring the butter?
SCS will be sponsoring all the ingredients provided in the SCS Star Baker Challenge final bake-off event. All ingredients used by participants in the challenge phases leading up to the final
bake-off event are purchased by participants at their own cost.
SCS will be launching a loyalty programme in May 2014 to reward SCS Butter consumers. When you buy SCS Butter for your submissions, don’t forget to redeem your SCS Loyalty Points and redeem great SCS Loyalty Rewards!
If you have any other questions that are not covered in this FAQ, don’t forget to check the SCS Star Baker Challenge 2014 Terms and Conditions as well. Where any differences should arise between the FAQs and the Terms and Conditions, then the Terms and Conditions shall prevail.