Formal Rules and Regulations for the Tubbs Ambassador Program
How to enter: This contest begins at 11 A.M. pacific time (PST) on April 2nd, 2012, and ends at 11:50 P.M. PST on May 11th, 2012. To enter online, choose your category and corresponding question prompt and then send your typed response (400 words maximum) to firstname.lastname@example.org. To enter via postal mail, submit your essay by mailing your entry to Sarah Rose, ATTN: Tubbs Ambassador Contest, 4201 6th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98108. Entries must be postmarked no later than May 1st, 2012, and received no later than May 11th, 2012. Limit one entry per person or e-mail account. Essays should be submitted in English at a maximum of 400 words and typed on 8½-by-11-inch paper. Essays exceeding this length or handwritten may not be considered. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, or incomplete entries; postage-due mail; or entries not received for any reason. Entries become sole property of Sponsor, and none will be acknowledged or returned. By entering, Entrant warrants that his or her entry (1) is original and does not infringe the intellectual-property rights of any third party and (2) has not been published in any medium.
Judging: All entries will be judged by the Tubbs Marketing Manager, based on the following criteria: originality (25 percent), creativity (25 percent), use of language (25 percent), and appropriateness to prompted question outlined in each category (25 percent). We want to know why we should pick you, get a feel for your writing style, the things you like to do, and what motivates you. Incomplete and/or inaccurate entries and entries not complying with all rules are subject to disqualification. Decisions of judge are final and binding. Winner will be notified by telephone and/or e-mail after May 11th, 2012. Names will also be released online as well.
Eligibility: Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, age 19 or older at time of entry (“Entrant(s)”). Void where prohibited by law. Employees of Sponsor and its promotional partners and their respective parents, affiliates, and subsidiaries and participating advertising and promotion agencies (including members of their immediate family and/or those living in the same household of each such employee) are not eligible.
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