Spread the Word on Safety Scholarship
Open Only to Legal United States Residents
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN
Start Date: January 6th, 2017,
End Date: January 6th, 2018,
The scholarship period is subject to change.
AWARD: Subject to the provisions of these Official Rules (the “Official Rules”), during the Scholarship Period (as defined below) of the “Spread the Word on Safety Scholarship” (the “Scholarship”), Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C.. (“Beyond Wellness”) will award scholarship awards one time per collegiate year (each, an “Award”) to the Winner of the Scholarship (each, a “Winner”) picked among the entrants to the Scholarship. The Awards consist of $1,000 dollar scholarship award for each year. THE TOTAL MAXIMUM VALUE OF EACH AWARD WILL BE $1,000.
ENTRY PERIOD: Begins at 12:00:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time on January 6th, 2017, and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time on January 6th, 2018.
HOW TO ENTER: You may enter the Scholarship by following the instructions posted to www.beyondwellnescc.com/scholarship, choose a topic for your essay and complete the online application form. Upload the essay (300-500 words) on the selected topic along with your application form. A post link will be sent to you within 7 days from submission. Use that post link to spread the word about your essay on safety via Google+ and or Facebook. The applicant with the most social shares of their safety essay wins. For the avoidance of doubt, all entries must be received by Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. prior to the end of the Scholarship Period. Please note that all entries must follow the instructions posted to the Scholarship Website and within these Official Rules in order to be eligible. If you meet the eligibility requirements and submit your Entry in accordance with the instructions and these Official Rules. YOU MAY ONLY SUBMIT ONE ENTRY TO THIS SCHOLARSHIP AND YOU ARE ONLY ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE ONE AWARD. For the avoidance of doubt, you may only submit one Entry, and only once, through only one of the methods.
All content of the Entry must be intended for a family audience and must, in the sole and unfettered discretion of Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C., be suitable for a general audience and must not contain any, sexually explicit, disparaging, libelous, hateful, violent, racist, or other inappropriate content. Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. reserves the right to reject any Entry that it deems, in its sole discretion, to violate any of these content related requirements, in which case the Entry may not be posted online and may be deleted without any notification.
If you need an email account, free email services are available, such as at gmail.com and hotmail.com. If you need Internet access, visit your local library, or you can obtain free Internet access through a provider such as NetZero.
CONDITIONS OF ENTRY: All funds will be dispersed to scholarship recipient within 30 days of being announced as the winner. Scholarship winner is determined by the number of social media shares/likes via Facebook and google+. Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. is not responsible for technical issues which prevent applications from being submitted or considered. Any use of robotic, mechanical, automatic, programmed or like methods of participation will void each entry made by such methods. No purchase is necessary to enter the Scholarship or to win an Award. The Scholarship is open only to natural persons who (i) are legal United States residents, (ii) (a) are seniors in high school or are home-schooled and at the equivalent educational level of a high school senior, (b) already have a high school diploma or GED equivalent, (c) are currently enrolled undergraduate students, or (d) are currently enrolled graduate or post-graduate students, (iii) are (a) eighteen (18) years of age or older or have reached the age required by their states or territories of residence to be reached in order to enter a contest or sweepstakes, if such age is greater than eighteen (18) years of age, or (b) age seventeen (17) and whose parents or legal guardian have also read and agreed to these Official Rules on their behalf, (iv) intend to enroll or are already enrolled as a degree-seeking student at an accredited U.S. educational institution (as listed in the most recent accreditation data file release on http://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/GetDownLoadFile.aspx) (“School”), and (v) have agreed to these Official Rules. . Employees and/or agents of Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center P.C. (and/or its affiliates, subsidiaries and/or divisions) and their respective affiliates, parent organizations, subsidiaries, divisions, trade partners, advertising and promotion agencies and associated marketing firms and other vendors, and the respective immediate families of such employees, including, without limitation, household members of such employees, are not eligible to participate in the scholarship. Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. reserves the right to verify eligibility qualifications of each Winner.
Any use of robotic, mechanical, automatic, programmed or like methods of participation will void each entry made by such methods. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in these Official Rules, each person may enter the Contest using each method set forth in the “How to Enter” section of these Official Rules as many times as are permitted, with respect to each such method, in accordance with the “How to Enter” section of these Official Rules. Any attempted form of entry into the Contest other than as described in these Official Rules, and any incomplete entry, is void. Entries that are in violation of these Official Rules will be disqualified. Should Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. suspect or determine actual or attempted (i) fraud, tampering, or impairment or disruption of the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Contest, or (ii) violation of these Official Rules, Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to void any and all entries of an entrant, or suspend or prohibit the participation of any person, who Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. determines, in its sole discretion, is responsible or otherwise involved with such acts.
ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY INDIVIDUAL(S) TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE AND/OR DAMAGE AND/OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, BEYOND WELLNESS CHIROPRACTIC CENTER, P.C. RESERVES THE RIGHT TO COOPERATE IN THE PROSECUTION OF ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL(S) AND/OR TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL(S) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW.
On or about forty-eight (48) hours after the determination of the Winners, each Winner will be notified by email
PRIVACY STATEMENT: We will not sell, share, or distribute the information you submit with your scholarship application to any third parties.
NON-DISCRIMINATION STATEMENT: The winner of the Spread the Word on Safety Scholarship will be determined by comparative analysis of share and likes as of 11:59 pm on the deadline date. Said selection will in no way be influenced by gender, race, national origin, sexual preference or any criteria other than the meeting of the application requirements.
MEDIA RELEASE: For any submissions, you hereby grant to us a worldwide, non-exclusive license to use that material in any media and, specifically, to link to the materials and to make that material available via our website, social media and via mobile phone networks. You warrant that all such materials are original and do not infringe the rights of any third party and that you have the right to grant such license. You also warrant that the material is not obscene, offensive or defamatory to any person or otherwise illegal. Your name may be published alongside your material. If you do not want to grant these rights, please do not submit material. If you submit any video, film, recorded music, text, photographs, graphics or other materials, you hereby warrant and represent that you personally created, wrote and produced such content and all materials contained within such content, or that you have written permission from or are authorized by the owner(s) of those materials for such use.
ODDS OF WINNING: Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of eligible entries received and the merits (social sharing) of each Entry.
GENERAL PROVISIONS: North Carolina law governs the Scholarship. Void where prohibited. Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. reserves the right to cancel or modify the Scholarship if fraud, misconduct or technical failure, or any other factor beyond Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. reasonable control impairs the integrity of the Contest, as determined by Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C., in its sole discretion, or if a computer virus, bug or other technical problem corrupts the administration or security of the scholarship as determined by Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C., in its sole discretion. In the event that Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. cancels or modifies the scholarship, Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. will post to www.beyondwellnesscc.com/scholarship, notice that the Scholarship has been cancelled or modified. In such event, Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. reserves the right to award the Awards based on judging of any eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment or in any other method selected by, in its sole discretion. Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change the dates of the Scholarship Period, with or without notice, in the event of technical failure, or for any other reason. EACH WINNER IS SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY BEYOND WELLNESS CHIROPRACTIC CENTER, P.C. BEYOND WELLNESS CHIROPRACTIC CENTER, P.C DECISION IS FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE CONTEST. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER UNLESS AND UNTIL THAT ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY HAS BEEN VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE. Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. ‘s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. ability to enforce its rights. An Award is non-transferable, except in accordance with the laws of descent and distribution, as applicable, and may not be substituted or redeemed for cash, except by Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C., which reserves the right to substitute, in the place of an Award, another prize of comparable or greater value. Except as otherwise provided in these Official Rules, neither Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. nor any subsidiary or affiliate of will enter into correspondence, including email, regarding the Contest. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision of these Official Rules. In the event that any provision of these Official Rules is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained within these Official Rules. The names of individuals, groups, companies, products and services mentioned in these Official Rules or in or on any promotional materials (including, without limitation, any web site) with respect to the Contest, and any corresponding likenesses, logos and images thereof reproduced in these Official Rules or in or on any such promotional materials, have been used for identification purposes only and may be the copyrighted properties and trademarks of their respective owners. The mention of any individual, group or company or the inclusion of a product or service as an Award, does not imply any association with or endorsement by such individual, group or company or the manufacturer or distributor of such product or service and, except as otherwise indicated, no association or endorsement is intended or should be inferred.
All expenses not specifically identified as being included in an Award are the sole responsibility of each Winner. Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. makes no claims as to the tax consequences or lack thereof of the Awards, and Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C is in no way responsible for any taxes due on an Award. Each Winner and/or a Winners’ parents or legal guardians, in the event a Winner is a minor under the laws of such Winner’s state of residence and such taxes are such parents’ or legal guardians’ responsibility under applicable law, will be solely responsible for the reporting and payment of any and all federal, state and local taxes incurred by the acceptance of an Award. No Award shall be used in connection with any other promotion or offer.
DISPUTES; LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Each entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Scholarship shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the Federal or North Carolina state courts of record in Charlotte, North Carolina, (ii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Scholarship, but in no event shall such costs include attorneys’ fees and (iii) under no circumstances will an entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and, by entering the Scholarship, each entrant waives all rights to claim, punitive, indirect, special, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages (other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses described in subsection (ii), above) and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the applicable LANGUAGE IN CLAUSE iii OF THE IMMEDIATELY FOREGOING SENTENCE may not apply. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules and/or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. in connection with the Scholarship, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of North Carolina, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of North Carolina or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of North Carolina. All North Carolina state and local laws and regulations apply.
INDEMNIFICATION AND RELEASE: Each entrant agrees to defend, indemnify and hold Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. Facebook, Google + and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates and divisions and their respective representatives, attorneys, assigns, agents and licensees and their respective affiliates, equity holders, officers, directors, managers, agents, co-branders, associated marketing firms, advertisers and sponsors or other partners and any of their employees (each, including, without limitation Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. Facebook, Google +, a “Released and Indemnified Party,” and collectively, including, without limitation, Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. Facebook, Google +, the “Released and Indemnified Parties”), harmless from and against any and all rights, demands, losses, injuries, liabilities, damages, claims, causes of action, actions and suits of any kind whatsoever (no matter whether at law or equity), fees, costs and attorneys’ fees (including appellate level) whatsoever (each, a “Claim,” collectively, “Claims”), brought or asserted by any party against any of the Released and Indemnified Parties arising out of or in connection, directly or indirectly, with the entrant’s entry in the Scholarship, the Scholarship, the Award and/or use or misuse of the Award.
By entering the Scholarship, each entrant agrees to release, discharge and hold harmless each Released and Indemnified Party from and against all Claims arising out of or in connection with, indirectly or directly: (i) entry or participation in the scholarship and/OR (ii) acceptance, use, or misuse of THE Award.
ADDITIONAL LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: In addition to the other limitations of liability stated in these Official Rules, Beyond Wellness Chiropractic Center, P.C. is not responsible for: (i) electronic, human, United States Postal Service, equipment programming or other errors, omissions, interruptions, defects or delays which may occur in the administration of the Scholarship or the processing of any entry, the Award, in the Official Rules, or in any other materials related to the Scholarship, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to, the malfunctioning of any electronic equipment, computer, internet, web site, network, hardware or software, a computer virus, bug or other technical problem, (iii) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Scholarship, (iv) any entrant’s conduct in connection with the Scholarship, (v) any printing, typographical, technical errors in any materials associated with the Scholarship or the Award, (vi) incorrect, inaccurate, late, lost, stolen, illegible, incomplete, or misdirected entries, or entries received through impermissible or illegitimate channels, or (vii) any death, injury or damage to persons or property, which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from an entrant’s entry or participation in the Scholarship or use or misuse of the Award.