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Victors students who chose to pursue their dreams.
Champions inspire students believe in and follow their dreams.
By completing the challenge, you empower others to believe that they too, can achieve their dreams by looking to technology as a source of unlimited opportunities.
To qualify for the OPEN Doors Challenge laptop scholarship you must receive at least 180 keys (votes) for your submission, applicants with top voted videos will be awarded scholarships per contest rules and guidelines.
In this movement, we stand up for our united potential as humanity and create the light necessary through opening doors to a brighter future.
No purchase necessary to enter or win. Entry into the OPEN Doors Challenge Video Contest constitutes Acceptance of these Official Rules.
The OPEN Doors Challenge Video Contest (the “Contest”) is a video submission contest sponsored by donors of Technology for the Future (“T4TF”). Each video submission must feature the phrase “I AM, [name], and this is my OPEN Doors Challenge to support technologyforthefuture.org” along with an explanation of their dream, the impact of technology on the expressed dream, an invite to three other individuals, and walking out of a doorway. Each winner of the Contest will be determined by public voting managed within the Contest web site platform https://technologyforthefuture.org/open-doors-challenge (“Web Site”). Winners will receive their own laptops (“Scholarships”).
The Contest is open to legal U.S. residents or Canadian students kindergarten through 12th grade (“Entrant”). Any participants under the age of 13 must have their submissions made by the legal guardian, parent, or authorized institution. Parental/Legal Guardian consent for tnay recipients under the age of 18 will be necessary. To enter, you must be: i) a legal resident of the U.S., Canada, D.C., Guam, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands. The Entrant will be deemed to be the person who is the owner of the email address used in the entry form. Void where prohibited.
Employees, officers and directors of T4TF, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion, fulfillment or other coordinating agencies, temporary or contract employees, members of their immediate families, and those living in the same household, are ineligible.
Entry constitutes Entrant's certification that he/she meets the eligibility requirements set forth in these Official Rules. T4TF reserves the right to verify eligibility of any potential winner. Winning a laptop is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
Participation and entry into the OPEN Doors Challenge Video Contest constitutes Entrant’s full and unconditional acceptance of these Official Rules. In the event of any discrepancy, the Official Rules will prevail. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.
T4TF may cancel or amend the Official Rules without prior notice. Any changes will be posted within the Official Rules. The Official Rules were last updated June 25th, 2019.
This Contest begins on Friday, March 16, 2019 at 12:00:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (“EDT”) and ends once all available scholarships slots are accounted by the number of qualified recipients, OR once 1 million scholarships for 1 million qualified recipients are achieved (“Contest Period”). T4TF reserves the right to set or delay the award dates at its discretion.
Entries must be received by before all the scholarship slots are filled. Voting will continue throughout the process until all video submissions are considered “qualified”. Notification of winner will be provided to Entrant via the email provided by Entrant in the entry form on the Web Site.
Entrants may register for the Contest by visiting https://technologyforthefuture.org/open-doors-challenge during the Contest Period, completing the online entry form, and uploading an original video sharing their dream and expressing the use of technology in relation to achieving it (“Video Submission”). Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by T4TF.
T4TF is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, invalid, misdirected, or incomplete entries, all of which will be disqualified. BY SUBMITTING THE ORIGINAL ENTRY, THE ENTRANT REPRESENTS AND WARRANTS THAT HE/SHE/THEY HAS ALL RIGHT, TITLE, AND INTEREST NECESSARY TO GRANT THE RIGHTS GRANTED HEREIN AND AGREES TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD T4TF HARMLESS FROM ANY CLAIMS TO THE CONTRARY.
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All photos and Video Submissions become the sole and exclusive property of T4TF and cannot be returned at any time.
By entering the Contest, the Entrant hereby grants T4TF, its affiliates and assignees, a worldwide, exclusive, irrevocable, royalty free, universal license to use, copy, sublicense, transmit, distribute, publicly perform, publish, delete or display such Video Submission, or any portion thereof, in any media now known or hereafter devised including, but not limited to all forms of television and all forms of Internet and wireless protocol. Each Entrant authorizes T4TF and any entities affiliated or in privity with T4TF to utilize, for eternity and in any manner they see fit, the Video Submission submitted to T4TF, and to make derivative works from such materials for commercial purposes (such as advertising, trade and promotional purposes). Each Entrant releases T4TF, its affiliates, and each of their assignees and licensees, from any and all claims or liability (now known or hereafter arising), including but not limited to any claims for defense and/or indemnity, in connection therewith. Each Entrant agrees and acknowledges that participation in the Contest, including, without limitation, the Entrant's decision to provide the Entrant's submission to T4TF for purposes of the Contest, shall not give rise to any confidential, fiduciary, implied-in-fact, implied-in-law, or other special relationship between T4TF and Entrant, does not place T4TF in a position that is any different from the position held by members of the general public with regard to elements of the Entrant's Video Submission, and that the only contracts, express or implied, between T4TF and Entrant are as set forth in these Official Rules and any and all related release forms. The winners may be required to complete and execute additional documents and have third parties execute T4TF's documents in connection with the rights granted to T4TF as a condition of scholarship acceptance. In addition, by participating in the Contest and submitting a Video Submission, each Entrant hereby grants permission (except where prohibited by law) for T4TF to use Entrant's Video Submission, name, likeness, voice, quotes, comments, biographical information, photograph and/or image for the purpose of advertising, trade, or promotion without further notice, permission, compensation or consideration in any and all media now known or hereafter developed throughout the universe, unless prohibited by law.