GotMyCollege Survey Contest Official Rules


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES TO WIN.

ELIGIBILITY : The GotMyCollege Survey Contest (“Contest”) is open to residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia who are 16 years of age or older at the time of entry, and who has recently been or is currently enrolled in The Princeton Review’s College Admission Counseling (“Entrant”). Employees of Sponsor and its affiliates, subsidiaries and agencies (collectively “Promotion Parties”), and members of their immediate family or persons living in the same household are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Instagram and/or Twitter, Inc. (“Twitter”). By entering this Contest, you understand that you are providing your information to the Sponsor and not to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. By entering the Contest, entrant agrees to a complete release of Facebook and Instagram from any or all liability in connection with this Contest. Sponsor is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information, whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Contest or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of the eligible entries in this Contest. Incomplete, unreadable, inaccurate, unintelligible or late eligible entries or eligible entries which otherwise do not comply with these Official Rules will be disqualified. All eligible entries, upon submission, become the sole property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned and the Sponsor has the right to dispose of the eligible entries at Sponsor's discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to, in its sole discretion, cancel, modify or suspend the online portion of this Contest (or the entire Contest) should any computer virus, bugs or other technical difficulty or other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Contest, at which time, the selection of the winners will be determined in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received at the time of Contest termination.

HOW TO ENTER : To be eligible the Entrant must (1) recently been or is currently enrolled in The Princeton Review’s College Admission Counseling, (2) completed the GotMyCollege Survey between 12:01 a.m EST, April 5, 2017 and 11:59 p.m. EST, May 5, 2017 (“Promotion Period”) and (3) post a photo, as specified in the Photo Guidelines, on Instagram with the hashtag #GotMyCollege.  Only one (1) entry per individual is permitted, however, Entrant may also enter the separate GotMyCollege Contest that is open to the general public. Each entrant consents to receive from the Sponsor a reply through the Instagram user name used to enter the Contest via direct message, e-mail and/or phone call notifying such entrant that he/she is a potential prize winner. (Entrants should contact their appropriate internet, wireless and/or phone service providers for complete details with respect to message and data rates both for sent and received messages.) The entrant’s Photo must comply with the all guidelines contained in Photo Guidelines below.

PHOTO GUIDELINES :  Photos must be original and have been created solely by the Entrant. To be eligible for the Contest photos must comply with the following: (1)the Photo must not exhibit the entrant engaging in or otherwise promoting any illegal, violent, dangerous or discriminatory behavior or contain any material that is threatening, indecent, violent, obscene or offensive, or that promotes a political agenda; (2) the Photo must not include any brand name, trademark or logo of any entity (other than brand names, trademarks or logos associated with The Princeton Review); (3) the entrant must own the copyright in the Photo; (4) the Photo must not contain any material that violates or infringes upon the rights of any third party, including without limitation any copyright, trademark or right of privacy or publicity, or that defames any person, or that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to any applicable law or regulation; (5) if the Photo identifies, depicts or contains any person other than the entrant, the entrant must have prior to submission obtained written consent from such person (or his or her parent or legal guardian, if the person identified or depicted is included is a minor) to the use by the entrant of the Photo including such person’s name, image, and/or other identifying information, as applicable; AND (6) the Photo must not contain any material that Sponsor, in its sole discretion, deems inappropriate for public viewing and/or display. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any Photo that Sponsor determines does not comply with these guidelines.

WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION : On or about May 6, 2017, the Sponsor will select a winner at random from among all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period and will post the name of the winner on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. The winners will also be notified by direct message through the same method entrant used to enter.

PRIZES : One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive a $250 gift card (approximate retail value: $250.00). No cash substitution, assignment, or transfer of any prize permitted. In the event a prize is unavailable, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Winners are responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes, if any, as well as any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion.

INTERNET : If for any reason this Contest is not capable of running as planned due to an infection by a computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Contest, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process. The Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. The Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry to be received by the Sponsor due to technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Contest or downloading any materials in this Contest. SPONSOR IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR INCOMPATIBILITY OF ENTRANT'S HARDWARE, SOFTWARE OR BROWSER TECHNOLOGY WITH SPONSOR'S HARDWARE, SOFTWARE OR BROWSER TECHNOLOGY. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHERREMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In the event of a dispute as to the identity or eligibility of a winner based on a Facebook, Twitter or Instagram account, the winning entry will be declared made by the "Authorized Account Holder" of such account at time of entry. "Authorized Account Holder" is defined as the natural person 16 years of age or older who is assigned to an account by the company or organization (e.g., Facebook, Twitter or Instagram) that is responsible for assigning the account. Sponsor may ask any entrant or potential winner to provide Sponsor with proof that such party is the authorized account holder of the account associated with the entry.

GRANT OF RIGHTS : By entering the Contest, each entrant irrevocably grants Sponsor and its affiliates, (collectively, the “Released Entities”) the right to use the entrant’s name, likeness, biographical information, in perpetuity, throughout the universe, in all media and formats, whether now known or later developed, for commercial purposes and any other purposes (including, without limitation, advertising and promotion, without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Further Entrant irrevocably grants the Sponsor and its affiliates a non-exclusive license to publish, display, reproduce, modify, edit, create derivative works bases on or otherwise use the entrants Photo in whole or in part, in perpetuity, throughout the universe, in all media and formats, whether now or later known or developed (including without limitation on Sponsor’s websites and social media channels), for commercial purposes and any other purposes (including, without limitation, advertising and promotion), without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

USE OF INFORMATION : The information that you provide in connection with the Contest may be used for Sponsor's internal purposes and to send you information about Sponsor's products and special promotions and may be shared with Sponsor’ affiliates or third parties. For additional information about Sponsor's Privacy Policy go to http://www.princetonreview.com/privacy.

RELEASE : Winner will be notified by direct message to the account used to enter within one (1) business day after prize winner is determined. The Winner will be required to execute and return a Prize Verification Form and Publicity Release (unless prohibited by Law) to the Sponsor within three (3) days of notification. If the selected Winner is not an eligible entry, fails to comply with the Official Rules and/or to submit any required documentation within the designated period, or declines the Prize for any reason, that Winner will be disqualified and the Prize will be awarded to an alternate winner in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Sponsor is not responsible for any change to your email, mailing address and/or telephone number.

GENERAL : By entering Contest, entrant accepts and agrees to these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final in all matters. By accepting prize, winner agrees to hold TPR Education LLC d/b/a The Princeton Review (“TPR”), their affiliates, directors, officers, employees and assigns harmless against any and all claims and liability arising out of use of prize. Acceptance also constitutes permission for TPR to use winner’s name and likeness for marketing purposes without further compensation or right of approval, unless prohibited by law. In the event a dispute arises as to the identity of a potentially winning online entrant, entries made by internet will be declared made by the name on the online entry form. All federal and state laws apply. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook or Instagram. Entrant is providing his or her information to the Sponsor and not Facebook or Instagram. In the event the Sponsor is prevented from continuing with this Contest, or the integrity and/or feasibility of the Contest is undermined by any event including but not limited to fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute, or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), terrorist threat or activity, or any federal, state, provincial or local government law, order of regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within the Sponsor's control (each a "Force Majeure" event) the Sponsor shall have the right, in their sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel or terminate the Contest without notice or further obligation. If the Sponsor, in their discretion, elect to abbreviate, cancel or terminate the Contest as a result of a Force Majeure event, the Sponsor reserve the right, but shall have no obligation, to award the prizes from among all valid and eligible entries received up to the time of such Force Majeure event.

Winners' List : The names of the confirmed Prize Winner will be posted on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter or to obtain the name of the Prize Winner or for a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:

The Princeton Review GotMyCollege Contest Winners,
c/o The Princeton Review, 555 West 18th Street, New York, NY 10011

Please specify “Official Rules” or “Winners List” on the front the envelope. VT residents need not include return postage for Official Rules requests.

Sponsor : TPR Education, LLC, 555 West 18th Street, New York, NY 10011 USA. All rights reserved. Facebook, Twitter, Twitter.com, Instagram and Instagram.com are the trademarks and service marks of their respective owners. The Princeton Review is not Associated with Princeton University. All rights reserved.