Inviting all Excelerate SPANISH users to enter our first ever photo contest! Show us your student(s) having a blast while doing an Excelerate SPANISH lesson! One lucky winner will be selected for a $50 cash prize (winner will be announced on September 30, 2014; cash prize to be delivered electronically via Paypal).
Not an Excelerate SPANISH user yet? No problem! Try a FREE lesson video here. You may use it with your own family and to help you take your best-ever contest photo!
Ham it up! :)
What are you waiting for? Go grab your camera and have some fun!
Now for the small print, AKA The Excelerate SPANISH Photo Contest and $50 Cash Prize Rules:
Void outside the United States and where prohibited. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older. By participating, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the sponsor, which are binding and final in all matters relating to this promotion. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. By entering, you understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook.
Sponsor: Excelerate Language, Raleigh, NC (“Sponsor”).
Promotion Period: The 2014 Excelerate SPANISH Photo Contest (the “Photo Contest”) and $50 Cash Prize (the “Prize,” and collectively with the Photo Contest, the “Promotion”) commence at 10:00:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on July 14, 2014 and end at 8:59 PM ET on September 28, 2014 (the “Promotion Period”).
THE PHOTO CONTEST: During the Promotion Period, there are two (2) ways to enter the Photo Contest and to receive one (1) contest entry (“Contest Entry”).
Facebook Entry: Upload your photo and caption to the Excelerate SPANISH Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/ExcelerateSPANISH. You may submit photos of your child(ren) between the ages of seven (7) years and older as of the date of entry. You must be a parent or legal guardian of the child(ren) depicted in the photo. Photo must be recent (taken within six months of date of entry), unpublished and may not have won any previous prize or award. Photo must be taken by entrant. Photo must be free of captions, in either .jpeg or .bmp image format and cannot exceed 3 MB in size. A Facebook account is required to enter the Photo Contest via Facebook and is available for free at http://facebook.com;
OR you may email a recent photo of your child(ren) aged seven (7) years and older as of the date of entry. You must be a parent or legal guardian of the child depicted in the photo. Photo must be recent (taken within six months of entry), unpublished and may not have won any previous prize or award. Photo must be taken by entrant. Photo must be free of captions, in either .jpeg or .bmp image format and cannot exceed 3 MB in size.
There is no cost to register or enter. Entering the Photo Contest will automatically register entrant. All Contest Entries must be submitted by 8:59 p.m. ET on Sept. 28, 2014 to be eligible. All Contest Entries are final upon submission and become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.
Contest Entry may not contain, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, any content that is inappropriate or offensive; contains trademarks or logos owned by others, without permission; contains any personal identification; contains copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings, and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media), without permission; and/or violates any law.
Contest Entry must be the original, unprofessional work of the entrant and must not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity. By submitting a Contest Entry, entrant warrants and represents that he/she and any persons appearing or who are identifiable in the Contest Entry consent to the submission and use of the Contest Entry in the Photo Contest and to its use as otherwise set forth herein.
By submitting a Contest Entry, entrant hereby grants permission for the Contest Entry to be posted at http://exceleratespanish.com or other websites and to be used in promotional materials, book covers, and other print materials. Entrant agrees that Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for any unauthorized use of Contest Entries by third parties. Released Parties do not guarantee the posting of any Contest Entry and reserve the right to remove any posted Contest Entry at any time whatsoever and/or for any reason.
LICENSE FOR USE OF ENTRIES: By submitting a Contest Entry, each entrant grants, and represents and warrants that the entrant has the rights and authority necessary to grant, Sponsor an irrevocable, non-exclusive, fully sublicensable license and right to exploit, edit, modify, and distribute the Contest Entry and all elements of such Contest Entry, including, without limitation, the photo and the likenesses of any locations and/or persons embodied therein, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, worldwide, in perpetuity without compensation, permission or notification to entrant or any third party.
CONTEST ENTRY LIMIT: Three (3) Contest Entries per household.
PHOTO CONTEST JUDGING AND WINNER SELECTION
On or about Sept. 29, 2014, a panel of qualified judges selected by Sponsor, in its sole discretion, will judge all eligible Contest Entries based on the following criteria: overall appeal of photo (34%), personality of child(ren) as expressed through the photo (33%) and photographic representation of an Excelerate SPANISH lesson in progress (33%).
The awarding of any prize is contingent upon full compliance with these Official Rules.
Except where prohibited by law, entry constitutes permission to use each entrant’s name, hometown (city and state), biographical information, likeness, photograph and any statements regarding this Promotion in all media now known or hereafter discovered, for any purpose, including without limitation, in connection with, and to promote, market or advertise, the Promotion, in whole or in part, without review, approval, credit or attribution, notification or payment from or to entrant or any person or entity, worldwide, in perpetuity, or on a winner’s list, if applicable. Promotion is subject to all applicable U. S. federal, state and local laws and regulations.
FINALISTS’/WINNERS’ NAMES: For the names of Photo Contest Winner, visit https://www.facebook.com/ExcelerateSPANISH on or about September 30, 2014 OR email your request to info (at) exceleratespanish (dot) com.