If there is a tie between two or three participants of scholarship, then the selection would be based on category 1, category 2 scores and respectively. When the winner is of minor age group, then the parents or custodian would be responsible for filling the publicity release, affidavit of eligibility, liability waiver which must be filled and sent to the sponsor within 10 working days from receiving notification mail.
If the custodian fails to sign the publicity release, affidavit eligibility, liability waiver,then the winner may be disqualified by the terms and conditions. This may lead to the alternative winner of the scholarship contest.
Liability Waiver: Warranty Disclaimer- The participants are liable to accept the terms and conditions while they fill the form with their details, submitting an essay, no claims against sponsor, it’s parent concern and subsidiaries, each of the respective members, staff, panel of judges, employees, agents, license, representatives. For any damage, loss or injury that occur during the participation, contest span, or from the receiving prize money, scholarship, the sponsor is not responsible.
The sponsor of scholarship contest does not make warranties, guarantees, implying or express the views on winner before the final decision of judging panel. We do not extend the contest span or period for any reasons of the participant and the content received after specified contest span will not be taken into consideration. Participants, winner, must be responsible for the damages, loss or injury during the contest span or use of scholarship cheque is purely responsible by the participants, venue, arbitration and will have no rights to claim any laws on or against sponsors.
Sponsors are not responsible for lost, misdirected, late submissions of essays or participation in the contest and it would be completely considered as the void entry of the participant. The scholarship sponsor is not responsive for the technical glitches in your computer, phone, telephone, network, email address, satellite, internet hardware, software malfunctions, connection lost, availability, disrupted transmissions, incomplete entry, service provider, traffic congestion of site, unauthorised human intervention, incorrect or inappropriate entry of the participants.
Communications: Use of the name, likeness and educational information: By participating in the contest, they are liable to accept the promotional emails from the Sponsor or third parties as directed by them. The winner must accept the use of name, likeness, biographical information, inspirational story, city, the state of residence on the website, blogs and other details specified in the Google form of a contest in the worldwide sites, blogs, advertising, publications, media without any compensations or claims by the sponsor.
Sponsor will not misuse the details specified but may modify the inspirational story, content or material for the privacy policies of participant and winner which can be done without any compensation or claims on the concern. You must also agree to the fact that sponsor may revise your identity, educational institution and details, and can claim any educational rights which you have specified in the participation form.
The venue, Arbitration, Governing Laws of scholarship contest: The scholarship contest subjects to the federal, state and local regulations, laws of the government. The contest is run by the laws of Washington which govern the whole set of terms and conditions without any choice on laws of principles. The dispute regarding contest would be subject to arbitration in Seattle, Washington which abides by the American Association of Arbitration.
Participants of the contest are liable to abide by the laws of the contest which were framed by the government and juries have the right to a trial on relating to the contest. Participants may object on demanding the venue in Seattle, Washington, based on lack of jurisdiction, improper place of contest, span, forum and like.
General terms: The scholarship sponsor reserves the right to revise or disqualify the participants who do not abide by the official terms and conditions of the contest which is determined by the jury members. If the scholarship contest is under dispute or impaired by a virus, unauthorized human intervention, tampering, technical glitches or any other chaos beyond our control which corrupts, hacks, security, or fairness of the process.
The Sponsor reserves sole rights to discard the contest, suspend, modify or terminate the contest due to the chaos of technical glitches. If the scholarship contest is terminated before the contest span, the sponsor has the right to announce the prize winner based on the results received so far. The unenforceability or invalid content of the official rules will be disqualified. The official terms and conditions will not be changed in the contest span.
Sponsor: Any queries must be only sent through email. No physical address is permitted. You can ask your queries at email@example.com.
FTC Disclosure Rules: The participant, as well as winner of the scholarship contest, must stand by the FTC online endorsement terms and conditions. Participants must also accept the online reviews, comments, republishing rights regarding the submitted story of their own, sponsor or its reviews.