Sure, you’re in high school now but do you ever think about where you’ll be in five years? Whether you’re hoping to attend the college of your dreams, land the perfect internship, or backpack around the world, we’d love to know!
Enter Kaplan’s “Be Your Future Selfie” contest to let us know your plan, and you could win a free MacBook Air! It’s simple - just take a selfie that shows us where you want to be in five years, and you’ll be entered for a chance to win one of the three great prizes below:
1st place: MacBook Air
2nd place: iPad
3rd place: $350 AmEx gift card
Once the submission period closes, the public gets to vote for its favorite to determine the top three winners. Be sure to check back on Thursday, August 21st and share your photo with friends for voting! Good luck!
Upload one high-resolution, digital color photo that relates to the contest topic. The photo must be a jpg, png or gif and needs to be under 2 megabytes (MB). Your parent must validate your entry via the parent verification email that we send after we receive your submission. Photo submissions will be open until midnight on August 19th. Voting will take place from August 21st– August 28th.
Sure, you’re in high school now but do you ever think about where you’ll be in five years? Whether you’re hoping to attend the college of your dreams, land the perfect internship, or backpack around the world, we’d love to know! Enter Kaplan’s “Be Your Future Selfie” contest to let us know your plan, and you could win a free MacBook Air! It’s simple - just take a selfie that shows us where you want to be in five years and you’ll be entered for a chance to win one of the three great prizes below:
1st place: MacBook Air 2nd place: iPad 3rd place: $350 AmEx gift card
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Eligibility: The “Be Your Future Selfie” (“Contest”) is open only to legal residents of the United States who are between fourteen and eighteen years old as of August 5, 2014 and whose parents or legal guardians provide consent to Kaplan for the entrant to participate (each an “Entrant”). Officers, directors, representatives and employees of Sponsor, its parent, affiliates or subsidiaries, or their respective advertising, promotion, publicity, production, and judging agencies and their immediate families and household members are not eligible to enter.
Sponsors: Kaplan, Inc. 395 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10014.
How to Enter: Beginning at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on August 5, 2014 until 11:59PM on August 19, 2014 (“Contest Period”), you may enter the Contest by visiting the url http://social.kaptest.com/competition/708/be-your-future-self-ie (the “Website”) and complete the online entry form and submit one high-resolution, digital color photo that relates to the contest topic. The photo must be a jpg, png or gif and needs to be under 2 megabytes (MB). Photos will be submitted via http://social.kaptest.com/competition/708/be-your-future-self-ie. All entries must be received by 11:59 pm ET on August 19, 2014 to be eligible. Each entry must also include the full name, email address, phone number, grad year, zip and the parental email/contact information of the entrant (“Entrant”). Voting by the public will open on August 21, 2014 at 12:00pm ET and conclude on August 28, 2014 at 11:59pm ET.
Submission Requirements: Submissions for the Contest must consist of one (1) high-resolution, digital color photograph (the “Photo”) that relates to the contest topic: Photo submission topic, “Where do you want to be in 5 years” (a “Submission”). The photo must be a jpg, png and Gif and needs to be under 2 megabytes (MB). All Submissions become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. If Entrant is selected as a prospective winner, Entrant’s parents or legal guardian will be required to execute and return releases and additional documentation supplied by Sponsor in accordance with Sponsor’s instructions or such prospective finalist will be disqualified. Incomplete and/or late Submissions are not valid entries.The Submission must not include: (a) content that violates any third-party rights, including, but not limited to, copyrights or trademark rights; (b) defamatory language; (c) threatening language; (d) content that is sexually explicit, obscene, or indecent; (e) promotes alcohol, tobacco, or drug use; or (f) any other content that Sponsor determines is not reasonably related to the Contest or violates the policies of Sponsor’s customary standards and practices in its sole discretion. Inclusion of such material shall result in disqualification. Submissions that are created and received within the above-mentioned guidelines shall be eligible for judging. Submissions that are not the original work of the Entrant and/or illegible or incomplete application forms will not be accepted. Entrants may enter one Photo only per Submission. Multiple participants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any use of robotic, repetitive, automatic, programmed or similar entry methods or agents (including, but not limited to, Contest entry services) will void all entries by that Entrant. In the event of a dispute as to any online entry, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the Entrant. The "authorized account holder" is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holders.
Ownership of submissions: By submitting a Submission, Entrant acknowledges and agrees that: (a) Sponsor is the sole and exclusive owner, in perpetuity and throughout the world, of all right, title, and interest in and to the Submission, including, without limitation, all copyright, trademark, and other proprietary rights in and to the Submission (and all renewals and extensions thereof now or hereafter provided by law) and all the rights therein and thereto; (b) ownership of the Submission shall inure to the benefit of Sponsor from the date of conception, of creation, or of fixation in a tangible medium of expression (whichever occurs first), of such Submission; (c) Entrant’s Submission is a "work made for hire" (as that term is used in the United States Copyright Act of 1976, as amended); (d) to the extent that Entrant’s Submission is not a work made for hire, Entrant hereby assigns to Sponsor all right, title, and interest in and to the Submission and all copies thereof that Entrant may have or obtain without any further consideration, free from any claim, lien, balance due, or rights of retention thereto; (e) Entrant waives all claims to any and all moral rights in the Submission including, without limitation, Entrant’s right of attribution and integrity; and (f) Sponsor may exploit the Submission (and all rights therein) in any manner throughout the world without restriction of any kind, or payment to, or consent from, anyone.
Winner Selection: Three (3) winners shall be selected from all eligible Submissions on or around August 28, 2014. The Photo shall be viewed by and shall be voted by the public through the “Website” or the Facebook Tab, found on the following Facebook Pages: Kaplan SAT. The voting window for the contest will be open as follows: voting will begin on August 21, 2014 28 at 12:00pm ET and conclude on August 28, 2014 at 11:59pam ET. Three (3) winners with the highest votes by the public collectively shall qualify as a winner of the Contest . In the event of a tie, the Sponsor shall select a winner based on 50% creativity and 50% originality. Sponsor’s decisions with respect to the winners and other matters pertaining to the Contest shall be final. Prizes: 1st place: Macbook Air (ARV $999), 2nd place: iPad (ARV $699), 3rd place: $350 (ARV $350) AmEx gift card. The specifics of all aforementioned elements of the prizes in the Contest shall be solely determined by Sponsor. All costs, taxes, fees, and expenses associated with any element of any prize not specifically addressed above are the sole responsibility of the respective winner. All federal, state and local taxes on prizes are the prize winner’s responsibility.Prizes cannot be transferred, substituted, or redeemed for cash except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the prize, or portions thereof, with a prize of equal or greater value.
Prize Conditions: Winners shall be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability and publicity (except where prohibited by law), and return same, properly executed, within five (5) days of issuance of prize notification or designation. Any additional party that is depicted in the Photo shall be required to do the same. Any Winner shall be disqualified and the next qualifying Submission designated a Prize Winner if: (1) Sponsor is unable to contact an Entrant selected for a Prize within three (3) days from the first notification attempt; (2) the prospective Prize Winner and/or additional parties if applicable fail to complete and return all requested forms by the specified date; or (3) the prospective winner fails to comply with any of the requirements pursuant to these Official Rules.
Representations and Warranties: By submitting a Submission, Entrant represents and warrants that: (a) the Submission is an original work created solely by Entrant; (b) Entrant owns all rights to the Submission; (c ) Entrant has requisite permissions from any third party images appearing in the Photo and (d) the Submission complies with all requirements of these Official Rules.
Use of Entrant, parent, and winner information: The information that you provide in connection with the Contest may be used for Sponsor's and select Corporate Partners' purposes to send you information about Sponsor's and its Corporate Partners' products and services. If you would like your name removed from Sponsor's mailing list or if you do not wish to receive information from Sponsor or its Corporate Partners, write to Sponsor at Kaplan Test Prep PreCollege, 395 Hudson St, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10014.
Limitations of Liability: The Sponsor and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent, advertising and promotion agencies, and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents, and any and all Internet servers and access provider(s) are not responsible for: any incorrect or inaccurate entry information; human error; technical malfunctions; failures, omission, interruption, deletion, or defect of any telephone network, computer online systems, computer equipment, server providers, or software, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Contest; theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries; transactions that are processed late or incorrectly or are incomplete or lost due to computer or electronic malfunction or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site; printing or other errors; and any entries that are late, lost, incomplete, misdirected, stolen, mutilated, illegible or postage due, or any combination thereof. By entering, entrants agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Kaplan, Inc., its respective subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, attorneys, agents and representatives, and Facebook from any and all third party liability for any injuries, loss, claim, action, demand or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with the competition (collectively, "Losses"), including without limitation any third party claim for copyright infringement or a violation of an individual’s right to privacy and/or publicity right. The Contest is void where prohibited by law. The releases hereunder are intended to apply to all claims not known or suspected to exist with the intent of waiving the effect of laws requiring the intent to release future unknown claims. If, for any reason, the photo competition is not capable of completion as planned, including but not limited to, any reason of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes beyond the control of Kaplan, Inc. that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the photo competition, Kaplan, Inc. reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the photo competition.
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