Community Spark Award Contest Rules - Social Assurance
 

Community Spark Award Contest Rules

Eligibility

The Contest is open to legal U.S. residents, Social Assurance customers and non-customers who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry who have Internet access and a valid e-mail account prior to the beginning of the Contest Period. Entrant must work for a financial institution to be eligible (i.e. Bank or credit union). Sponsor has the right to verify the eligibility of each entrant. The Contest is not open to Social Assurance employees and members of their immediate family.

Contest Period

The Contest begins Wednesday, July 29 2020 at 10 a.m. CDT (“Contest Period”). All photo entries (“Submissions”) must be received by Thursday, August 20 2020 by 11:59 p.m. CDT. An internal committee within Social Assurance will choose two winners based on the grading rubric outlined below. Winners will be announced on Facebook. Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter on Monday, August 24.

How to enter

Method of entry into the Contest: Online entries only through this landing page by Thursday, August 20 2020 at 11:59 p.m. CDT. Social posts on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram will all be made throughout the entry period directing entrants to this page. Direct messages, emails, or other forms of entry cannot be accepted.

Winner Selection

All eligible entries (as referenced in “HOW TO ENTER”) received during the Submission Period be will entered to win the prize. The internal committee will choose two winners based on the grading rubric outlined below. Sponsor reserves the right to extend or shorten the contest at their sole discretion. A winner will be selected on Friday, August 21 by 11:59 p.m. CDT and announced on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram on Monday, August 24 2020 before noon CDT.

Instructions for collecting the Prize will be sent to the winning users via email. Each entrant is responsible for monitoring his/her email account for prize notification and any other communications related to this Contest. If a potential prize winner cannot be reached by Administrator (or Sponsor) within ten (10) days, that potential prize winner shall forfeit the prize.

Prizes
  • First Place: $250 donation to charity of winners choosing, Community Spark certificate and T-shirt
  • Second Place: $150 donation to charity of winners choosing, Community Spark certificate and T-shirt

*Charity chosen must be a certified 501(3)c.

Terms and conditions may apply. Incidental expenses and all other costs and expenses which are not specifically listed as part of a prize in these Official Rules and which may be associated with the award, acceptance, receipt and use of all or any portion of the awarded prize are solely the responsibility of the respective prize winner. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZE IS SOLELY THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER.

Additional Limitations

Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives are not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of the Contest, including, but not limited to, errors in any printing or posting of these Official Rules, the selection and announcement of any winner, or the distribution of any prize. Any attempt to damage the content or operation of this Contest is unlawful and subject to possible legal action by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, suspend or amend the Contest, without notice, and for any reason, including, without limitation, if Sponsor determines that the Contests cannot be conducted as planned or should a virus, bug, tampering or unauthorized intervention, technical failure or other cause beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Contest. In the event any tampering or unauthorized intervention may have occurred, Sponsor reserves the right to void suspect entries at issue. Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives, and any telephone network or service providers, are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunction, lost or delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failure or malfunction of any telephone network, computer equipment or software, the inability to access any website or online service or any other error, human or otherwise.

INDEMNIFICATION AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

BY ENTERING THE CONTEST, EACH ENTRANT AGREES TO INDEMNIFY, RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR AND ITS PARENT, AFFILIATE AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES, THE FACEBOOK PLATFORM, ADMINISTRATOR, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES, AND ALL THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS FROM ANY LIABILITY, DAMAGES, LOSSES OR INJURY RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM THAT ENTRANT’S PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST AND THE ACCEPTANCE, USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE THAT MAY BE WON. SPONSOR AND ITS PARENT, AFFILIATE AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE CONDITION, FITNESS OR MERCHANTABILITY OF THE PRIZE. SPONSOR AND ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES, AND ALL THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ANY LIABILITY FOR DAMAGE TO ANY COMPUTER SYSTEM RESULTING FROM ACCESS TO OR THE DOWNLOAD OF INFORMATION OR MATERIALS CONNECTED WITH THE CONTEST.

Publicity

By participating, each entrant grants Sponsor permission to use the submission copy, photo, organization logo, his/her name, likeness or comments for publicity purposes without payment, except where prohibited by law.

Contest Sponsors

This contest is sponsored by:

  • Social Assurance
  • 151 N 8th St suite 300
  • Lincoln, NE 68508