Welcome to STEPapp operated by Edu Is Fun Technologies Pvt. Ltd
By accessing the STEP application or the website found at www.stepapp.ai whether through a mobile device, mobile application or computer ( collectively called as the “ Services”) you/ the User/s/the user of the App hereby expressly agree that the Terms of Service (the “Agreement”) is legally binding on you and you give your free consent to be governed by provisions the Terms of Service. Further, these Terms of Service constitute a legally binding agreement between you and the Company (including all its subsidiaries, related and/or associated companies) (these entities are collectively referred to as “the Company , “We”, “Us” or “Our”), the owner or proprietor of all the rights in and to the App and/or Service, and you, the user of the App and/or the Service. Supplemental terms and conditions may apply to some of Our Services such as rules for a particular contest, content, membership, Application or other activities accessible through the Services. If and when applicable such supplemental terms may be communicated or notified to you in connection with such contest, contest, content or services. The provisions of supplemental terms shall prevail over these Terms in case of conflict between these Terms and supplemental terms to the extent of such conflict. You shall be responsible for reviewing these Terms or the supplemental terms for update from time to time and by continuing to use the Services you will be deemed to have agreed to and accepted any change or amendments to these Terms. If you do not agree to any change to these Terms, you must discontinue using our Services with immediate effect.
Neither the website nor the app shall be available to any user/s who has been previously suspended or removed from the website by the company or any person under the age of 18 whose registration has not been or was not approved by a legal parent or guardian. Once “I Agree” button is clicked by you or otherwise using or registering an account with us or the Website or with the App we presume that you confirm and represent the following ;
(a) You have not been previously suspended or removed form the Website or the App as the case may be
(b) You have attained the age of majority under the Indian laws or Your parent and/or legal guardian has given there free consent to Your use of the Website or the App
(c) Your registration and use of the Website or the App is in compliance with any and all applicable laws and regulations which governs the Website or the App or the Company.
Your Account: While registering and creating an account with the App or with the Website, you may be asked to provide your password in the form of one-time-password (OTP) for creation and usage of the account. The Company or the Website or the App does not take the responsibility of confidentiality of your account and the OTP if you divulge such OTP or account information to any third person and in such a case, you shall be solely responsible for all the activity(ies) done in your account. You further agree that all the credentials or information provided by you to the App or the Website are true, accurate, genuine updated and complete and shall be updated from time to time. The app or the company does not take the responsibility to authenticate the veracity of the information provided by you while registering or using the app or the website.
In case you are a User of the Services and you are below the age of majority (“Child User”) then you may not be allowed to use the Services unless your legal parent and/or legal guardian has consented on your behalf for the use of the Services. A child User may not have full or any access to the Services or restricted registration process unless the legal parent or the legal guardian has consented for the registration or usage of the Services on behalf of such Child User. To enable the usage of the Services by a Child User his or her legal parent or legal guardian may create, register, manage and approve child user account only for his/her own child(ren) or for child(ren) for whom they are acting as a legal guardian. The legal parent and/or the legal guardian of such child user you assume all the responsibility and liability on behalf of such child user and you represent that you represent and warrant that you are such child user’s legal parent or guardian and you agree to be bound by the terms on behalf of such child user, including without limitation being liable for all use of the website or of the app by the child user.
As a legal parent and or the legal guardian of the Child User you acknowledge, without any reservations, and agree that the Company may make any inquiries, directly or indirectly, in order to validate your registration information and the Company has all the rights to take appropriate legal action against such legal parent or the legal guardian who misrepresents and conceal about their personal information or is otherwise unlawful about their identity.
Subject to your compliance with these Terms of Service and applicable laws, we hereby grant you a limited non-exclusive, nontransferable license to download and install one copy of the App on your mobile device and to run such copy of the App solely for your own personal use. We do not license nor grant any rights to you in relation to our intellectual property rights (including, without limitation, copyright, trademarks, logos, graphics, photographs, animations, videos and text or rights in and to the App and applications) or the intellectual property of our retail or advertising partners, other than the non-transferable, personal right to use and receive the Services in accordance with these Terms.
You further agree that you will not use license, sublicense, sell, resell, transfer, assign, distribute or otherwise commercially exploit or make available to any third party the Services or the App in any way; modify or make derivative works based upon the Services or App; create Internet “links” to the Services or “frame” or “mirror” any App on any other server or wireless or Internet-based device; reverse engineer or access the App in order to design or build a competitive product or service, design or build a product using similar ideas, features, functions or graphics of the Services or App, or copy any ideas, features, functions or graphics of the Services or App, or launch an automated program or script, including, but not limited to, web spiders, web crawlers, web robots, web ants, web indexers, bots, viruses or worms, or any program which may make multiple server requests per second, or unduly burdens or hinders the operation and/or performance of the Services or App remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices from any portion of the Services attempt to gain unauthorized access to or impair any aspect of the Services or its related systems or networks.
You further agree that you will not circumvent or disable any content protection system or digital right management technology used in any of our Service and shall not use any of our Service which is either in derogation or violation of applicable laws of India or United States export control and economic sanctions requirement.
As and when required, the App or the Company may permit You and other Users to post notes, questions, comments, ratings, reviews, images, videos and other audio-visual materials and communications (collectively, “User Postings”) and the posting, creation, or modification by You and other users of computer code (including source code and object code) (“User Code”) (User Postings and User Code, collectively, “User Content”). You understand that whether or not such User Content is published, we do not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any submissions.
By posting, submitting or distributing User Content on or through the Website, You hereby grant to us a worldwide, non-exclusive, transferable, assignable, fully paid-up, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to host, transfer, display, perform, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, use, make, have made, sell, offer for sale, import, and otherwise exploit your User Content, in whole or in part, in any media formats and through any media channels (now known or hereafter developed) for the purpose of providing better Service or improved Service or to develop a new product for our Users. We may capture Your timing, accuracy, strength, weakness, performance response, while you play and learn via the App, to guide or to mentor you in your specified area of study or the syllabus including but not limited to the syllabus which you opt in the App for your studies.
Further, the Company shall have the right to monitor the download and usage of the Application/Services/products and the contents thereof by the User/student, to analyse such usage and discuss the same with the User/student to enable effective and efficient usage of the Services. The User expressly permits the Company to clear the doubts of the student using the Application/Services/online portal by answering the questions placed before it, providing study plans, informing of the progress, providing feedback, communicating with the student and mentoring the student through telephone or e-mail on express consent of the legal guardian/parent of the User or through any other forum.
You shall be solely responsible for your User Content and the consequences of posting, creating, or publishing them. You further represent and warrant that:
(1) You are the creator and owner of or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to use and to authorize us and our Users to use and distribute your User Content as necessary to exercise the licenses granted by You in these Terms and in the manner contemplated by us and these Terms;
(2) Your User Content does not and will not: (a) Infringe, violate, or misappropriate any third-party right, including any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right or (b) slander, defame, libel, or invade the right of privacy, publicity or other property rights of any other person; and
(3) Your User Content does not contain any viruses, adware, spyware, worms, or other malicious code.
Further, the Company reserves the right to permit Users to share their User Content with a select group of other Users, or make their User Content public for all (even non-Website users) to view. You acknowledge and agree that, although we may provide certain features intended to allow you to restrict some User Content you create from others, we do not guarantee that such User Content will never be accessible by others. In the event of unauthorized access, we will use reasonable efforts to notify you. We hereby disclaim any and all liability with respect to any unauthorized access to any restricted user content.
You shall be solely responsible for your interactions with other users. you understand that the company currently does not conduct criminal background checks or screenings on its users. the company also does not inquire into the backgrounds of all or any of its users or attempt to verify the statements of its users. the company makes no representations or warranties as to the conduct of users or their compatibility with any current or future users. the company reserves the right to conduct any criminal background check or other screenings, at any time and using available public records.
Under no circumstances the Company including but not limited to its affiliates, subsidiary , holding companies or partners be responsible or liable (whether directly or indirectly) for any losses or damages whatsoever, whether direct or indirect, general, special, compensatory, consequential, and/or incidental, arising out of or in relation to the conduct of yours’ or anyone else in connection with the use of the Service including but not limited to emotional distress, and/or any other damages resulting from communications or meeting with other users or persons you meet through the Service.
You have the option to cancel your subscription for any additional feature of the App at any time. Once you choose to end your subscription for additional feature of the App or the Service, your subscription will not be renewed on the next auto-renewal date and you may have access to use the additional feature of the App till such date, after which your account will be automatically downgraded or access to additional features of the App will be restricted or blocked.
We reserve the right to cancel your subscription for any additional feature of the App at any point of time for any reason, with or without notice.
The Website billing and payment services operate in INR (Indian Rupees) and therefore Website or the Company or the App shall be liable for any currency fluctuations that occur when billing or crediting a credit or debit card denominated in a currency other than INR (Indian Rupees), nor is Website or the Company or the App shall be responsible for currency fluctuations that occur when receiving or sending payment via wire transfer, check or automated clearinghouse to and from your bank account, credit card account or PayPal or similar payment account.
Unless otherwise required by law, paid subscription of the App is non-refundable irrespective of the usage of such subscription by you. You agree that you shall not demand for any kind of refund for pre-paid subscription of the App or the Service at any point of time for whatsoever reason.
The Company reserves the right to change the pricing of the paid subscription of the App from time to time. Any change in such price shall be communicated to you or displayed on the App at the time of usage of the Service or of the App.
You may only engage in educational and study-related activities while using the Service. The following are examples of the kind of activity that is prohibited on the Service. We reserve the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in our sole discretion, violates this provision, including without limitation, terminating your account and/or access to the Service, reporting you to appropriate governmental authorities, including law enforcement, or seeking other legal remedies. Prohibited activity includes, but is not limited to:
Contest that you enter on a Service may have supplemental rules and/or conditions, but the following general rules apply absent contrary terms in any supplemental rules or conditions for the contest. If there are rules or conditions for a contest and such rules or conditions conflict with these terms, the provisions contained in the rules and conditions govern and control the contest.
We may disqualify entries that are late, misdirected, incomplete, corrupted, lost, illegible or invalid or where appropriate parental consent was not provided. Contest entries are limited to one per person and entries via agents or third parties or the use of multiple identities are not permitted.
We reserve the right to modify, suspend, cancel or terminate a contest or extend or resume the entry period or disqualify any participant or entry at any time without giving advance notice. We will do so if it cannot be guaranteed the contest can be carried out fairly or correctly for technical, legal or other reasons, or if we suspect that any person has manipulated entries or results, provided false information or acted unethically. If we cancel or terminate a contest, prizes may be awarded in any manner we deem fair and appropriate consistent with local laws governing the contest.
To enter a contest, the contest must be open to residents in your country and you must be a registered user of the Services and have an active account with current contact information. Contest are not open to our employees (or their immediate families) or anyone else professionally associated with the contest. If you are under age 18 (or under the age of majority under applicable law) and the contest is open to you, we may need your parent or guardian’s consent before we can accept your entry. We reserve the right to request proof of
Identity or to verify eligibility conditions and potential winning entries, and to award any prize to a winner in person. Contests are void where prohibited or restricted by law. Potential winners who are residents in jurisdictions where contests require an element of skill may be required to answer a mathematical test or any other suitable test which may be decided by us in order to be eligible to win a prize.
STEPapp Scholarships Details
Please refer to the Scholarship structure for each grade.
|Scholarship Amount||₹ 1 Crore||₹ 1 Lakh||₹ 10 Thousand|
|Number of Scholarships||1||50||500|
Out of the total pool of ₹ 50,00,00,000/- ₹ 14,00,00,000/- will be awarded to the winners as the above scholarship amount. The remaining prizes (worth ₹ 36,00,00,000) will be awarded as given below:
The syllabus for STEPapp Scholarships can be viewed here.
STEPapp Scholarships Process
The Scholarship Exam will be conducted in 4 stages:
STAGE 1: REGISTRATION
STAGE 2: STEPapp SCHOLARSHIPS April’20
STAGE 3: PRE - FINALS Jun’20
Post due diligence, top scorers will be invited for an exam that will be conducted on the STEPapp in the gamified format at various centres across India (colleges, science centres and other neutral locations).
STAGE 4: GRAND FINALE Jun’20
On the basis of the exam, top 10,000 students of EACH grade will receive scholarships ranging from ₹ 5,000 to ₹ 1 cr from a total pool of ₹ 50 cr. The top winners will further be invited for our Grand Finale hosted by Mr Amitabh Bachchan.
SCORING SCHEME FOR THE CONTEST.
Time allotted to read a question = 10 s
Time allotted to answer a question = 30 - 10 = 20 s
STEPapp Concepts Details
Unique, gamified, personalised and adaptive learning content mapped with the curriculum of leading school boards. Content crafted by a team of 400+ IITians and Doctors, will impart conceptual clarity in math and science and enhance your performance in exams, especially competitive examinations.
Prizes or prize amount won in the contest cannot be transferred (except to a child or other family member) or sold by winners. Only the number of prizes stated for the contest is available to be won and all prizes will be awarded provided a sufficient number of eligible entries are received and prizes are validly claimed by the date provided in connection with the contest, after which no alternate winners will be selected or unclaimed prizes awarded. Unless otherwise disclosed in the prize description prior to entry, winners shall be responsible for all costs and expenses associated with claiming a prize. All taxes are solely the responsibility of each winner, although we reserve the right to withhold applicable taxes and each winner agrees to complete any required tax forms.
Your acceptance of a prize constitutes agreement to participate in reasonable publicity related to the contest and grants us an unconditional right to us to use your name, town or city and state, province or country, likeness, prize information and statements by you about the contest for publicity, advertising and promotional purposes subject to applicable law and regulations, all without additional permission or compensation. As a condition of receiving a prize, winners (or their parents or guardians) may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility, liability release and publicity release.
Our services are provided “as is” and “as available.” we disclaim all conditions, representations and warranties not expressly set out in these terms to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law.
We do not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any third-party content provided through the service, or adopt, endorse or accept responsibility for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice, or statement made by any party that appears in the service. under no circumstances will the company or its affiliates be responsible or liable for any loss or damage resulting from your reliance on information or other content posted in the service, or transmitted to or by any users.
The Company’s products and / or Services, including the App and content, are compatible only with certain devices/tablets/instruments/hardware. The Company is not under any kind of obligation to provide workable products and / or services for any instruments that are not recognized by the Company or those instruments that may be purchased from any third party which are not compatible with the Company’s products and Services. The company reserves the right to upgrade the table/ type of compatible devices as required from time to time.
Further, The Company shall have no responsibility for any loss or damage caused to tablet or any other hardware and / or software and/or instrument, including loss of data or effect on the processing speed, resulting from Your use of our products and Services.
You agree to defend, hold harmless and indemnify the Company including but not limited to its affiliates , subsidiary, parent company, officers, employees, directors and agents from and against any and all losses, costs, expenses, damages or other liabilities incurred by the Company from and against any cost, liability, loss, damage, cause of action, claim, suit, proceeding, demand or action brought by a third party against Website or the App:
(1) In connection with your use of the Services including any payment obligations incurred through use of the website billing and payment services; or
(2) Resulting from:
(a) Your use of the Website or the App
(b) Your decision to supply credit information via the Website or the App, including personal financial information;
(c) Your breach of any provision of these Terms of Service;
(f) Any liability arising from the tax treatment of payments or any portion thereof;
(g) Any negligent or intentional wrongdoing by you as a User; Any such indemnification shall be conditioned on our:
(i) Notifying you in writing of any such claim, demand, action, cost, liability, loss or threat of any thereof;
(ii) Cooperating with you in the defence or settlement thereof; and
(iii) Allowing you to control such defence or settlement. We shall be entitled to participate in such defence through our own counsel at our own cost and expense. We reserve the right to report any wrongdoing of which we become aware to the applicable government agencies or otherwise
These Terms or the Agreement shall remain in full force and effect while you use the Service and/or have a registered account with us. The Company reserves the right to terminate or suspend your account at any time without notice if the Company reasonably believes that you have breached this Agreement, or for any other reason, with or without cause, in its sole discretion. Upon such termination or suspension, you will not be entitled to any refund of unused fees for in app purchases. The Company is not required to disclose, and may be prohibited by law from disclosing, the reason for the termination or suspension of your account. After your account is terminated for any reason, all terms of this Agreement survive such termination, and continue in full force and effect, except for any terms that by their nature expire or are fully satisfied.
These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of India. Both you and us agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Mumbai as regards any dispute or matter arising under these Terms.