The Scholarships.com User Satisfaction Survey Sweepstakes ("Promotion") is open only to legal residents of the United States who: (a) are 13 years of age or older, (b) are located in the United States at the time of entry; and (c) have received an email or online invitation to participate in a Scholarships.com user satisfaction survey and are members of Scholarships.com. Employees, contractors, directors and officers of Scholarships.com, LLC and their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, retailers, sales representatives, dealers, distributors, licensees and the advertising, fulfillment, judging and promotion agencies involved in the development and administration of this Promotion, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees and agents, and their immediate family members (parent, child, sibling and spouse of each, regardless of where they reside) and those living in the same households of each (whether related or not) are not eligible. Void outside the United States and where prohibited by law. If you are deemed a minor in your state of residence, you must have the consent of your parent or legal guardian to participate in this Promotion. Proof of consent may be required at any time.
The Promotion begins at 10:00 a.m. Central Time Zone on July 17, 2017 and ends at 11:59 p.m. on September 1, 2017.
To enter the Promotion, entrants must already be registered for a Scholarships.com account, receieve an invite to complete a user satisfaction survey, and complete it in its entirety.
During the Promotion Period you may be invited by Scholarships.com to complete a user satisfaction survey via a link to the survey website. Entrants must complete all required information. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the survey. Upon completion of the survey, you will be automatically entered once for a chance to win one of the prizes indicated, subject to verification by Scholarships.com. Follow the on-screen instructions and complete all required information for a chance to be automatically entered once into the drawing for a $50 Amazon.com Gift Card. The maximum number of entries per individual into the drawing will be one (1) entry. LIMIT ONE (1) INVITATION PER PERSON. LIMIT ONE (1) ACCOUNT PER E-MAIL ADDRESS.
You are not a winner until your prize claim is validated and you receive official written notification from Scholarships.com. All entries become the exclusive property of Scholarships.com and will not be acknowledged or returned except as provided herein. Entries which are incomplete, incorrect, incomprehensible, not received, or do not otherwise comply with these Official Rules will not be entered into the Promotion. Entries made by facsimile, overnight courier, third party entry service, automated means, or in any other manner not specifically allowed under these Official Rules will not be entered into the Promotion.
The odds of winning a $50 Amazon.com Gift Card depend on the total number of eligible entries received. Entries generated by automated devices are void.
There will be a maximum of five (5) prizes awarded. Each prize will consist of one (1) $50 Amazon.com Gift Card (delivered electronically). Allow 3-4 weeks after verification of winning status for the receipt of prize.
No substitution, cash redemption or transfer of prizes is permitted except at Scholarships.com's sole discretion or as provided herein. If the advertised prize cannot be awarded for any reason, Scholarships.com reserves the right to terminate the prize. All federal, state and local income taxes on the prizes and all other costs associated with acceptance or use of the prizes are the sole responsibility of the winners. Arrangements for delivery of prizes will be made after winner validation. LIMIT ONE (1) PRIZE PER PERSON / EMAIL ADDRESS / SCHOLARSHIPS.COM ACCOUNT. Unclaimed prizes shall be forfeited and no alternate winner(s) will be selected. Use of gift cards is subject to the terms, conditions, and policies of the issuer.
No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. If, for any reason, the number of prize notifications exceeds the stated number of prizes, the prize will be awarded in a random drawing from among all legitimate prize claimants.
All applicable federal, state and local laws apply. All potential winners (and/or their parent/legal guardian if a Minor) will each be contacted by email, telephone, regular mail or overnight mail, and may be required, at Scholarships.com's discretion, to complete, sign and return an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release, and where lawful, a publicity release within a stated amount of time. The return of any notification as undeliverable, or failure to respond to notices or return any required documents within fourteen (14) days of issuance of notification, or a determination that a potential winner is ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, as determined by the Scholarships.com, may result in disqualification of the winner and forfeiture of the corresponding prize. Winners will be e-mailed and required to fill out an affidavit form of eligibility/publicity and liability releases, and return said form for Scholarship.com's receipt within seven (7) days of responding to the notification. By participating in this Promotion, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and decisions of the independent Scholarships.com, which shall be final in all matters relating to the Promotion.
Scholarships.com is not responsible for: (i) electronic or digital transmissions or entries that are lost, late, stolen, incomplete, illegible, damaged, garbled, destroyed, or misdirected; (ii) any problems or technical malfunctions, errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, delays in operation of transmission, communication failures (including but not limited to failures or malfunctions of phone lines, telephone systems or other communications systems), destruction of or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; (iii) failed or unavailable hardware, network, software or telephone transmissions; (iv) damage to entrants' or any person's computer; (v) causes beyond Scholarships.com's reasonable control that jeopardize the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Promotion; (vi) incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by entrants or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion; (vii) any typographical or other error in the printing or advertising related to the Promotion, in the administration or execution of the Promotion, or in the announcement/notification of prize winners; or (viii) cheating or fraud by any participant. All incomplete or non-conforming entries will be disqualified.
If for any reason this Promotion cannot be executed as planned, including but not limited to infection by virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Scholarships.com that corrupt or affect the security, administration, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Promotion, or if this Promotion is compromised or becomes corrupted in any way, electronically or otherwise, Scholarships.com reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to suspend or terminate this Promotion. If the Promotion is terminated before the stated end date of the Promotion Period, Scholarships.com reserves the right to select any remaining winner in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received through all entry methods combined as of the time/date of termination.
Scholarships.com reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify and prosecute any individual who tampers with or attempts to tamper with the entry process or who enters using any automatic or programmed entry duplication method, or any entry service.
In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an entry, the entry will be declared made by the person in whose name the entry was made or, if Entrant's name is not known, then by the authorized account holder of the Scholarships.com account username or email submitted at time of entry.
By participating in this Promotion, entrants agree to release, discharge and hold harmless Promotion Parties from and against any and all liability, loss, injuries or damages associated with participation in this Promotion or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize received in this Promotion. By participating in this Promotion, entrants waive all rights to claim punitive, indirect, incidental and consequential damages, attorneys' fees or any damages other than actual out-of-pocket costs incurred to participate.
By participating, entrants agree that (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, this Promotion or any prize awarded (if applicable) shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in in the county of Lake County, Illinois; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including but not limited to costs associated with entering this Promotion but in no event attorneys' fees; and (3) to the extent allowed by applicable law, under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages and/or any other damages, other than out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Promotion-related materials or notifications and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.
Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for Scholarships.com and its agencies to use winners' names and likenesses for purposes of advertising and publicity in all media worldwide without further compensation or notice, unless prohibited by law.
To view the winners' list for this promotion, please visit here. The winners' list will be available after winner validation has been completed.
Scholarships.com, LLC, Highland Park, IL 60035
The Promotion is administered and judged by Scholarships.com, LLC, Highland Park, IL 60035
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