Nominate your Cinderella - Contest Form
2014 Cinderella Makeover Contest Official Rules
September 2014 – October 30, 2015
Ethemba Health and Image Centres, Sculpt Barre, Modern Sole, Headquarters Salon, Exist Cycle and Red Rouge Boutique.
PRELIMINARY INFORMATION: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Valid only at Sherwood Park locations. Contest is subject to all applicable Provincial and local laws.
ELIGIBILITY: Open only to permanent, legal Canadian residents who are physically located participating areas, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the start of the Contest Period.
TO ENTER: To enter the Contest, during the Contest Period:
1. Draft an entry which includes: (a) an original (that is written by you) essay (“Essay”) of five hundred (500) words or less on the following theme: “Why This Cinderella (this woman) Deserves a Makeover”; (“Entry”). The nominee must meet all of the eligibility requirements in these Official Rules. The Essay must include the following information for you and the nominated woman: name, telephone number and email address.
2. Submit your entry to the home page of the Ethemba Health and Image Centres website, www.ethembahealth.com, under the tab “Nominate Your Cinderella”. You may nominate yourself to receive a makeover. You must have the permission of any person that you nominate for a makeover and such person must meet the eligibility requirements of the Contest as outlined below. The Essay must be original (that is written by you), true, verifiable and in the English language. You must have the permission of any person that you identify or otherwise refer to in your Essay. The Essay may be referred to herein as “Submissions.”
By entering the Contest entrant grants Sponsors the non-exclusive, royalty-free, and irrevocable rights to use, reproduce, copy, publish, display, distribute, perform, translate, adapt, edit, modify, and otherwise exploit the Submissions and to incorporate them in other works in any and all markets and media worldwide in perpetuity. Entrants warrant that they have the sole and exclusive right to grant such rights to Sponsors and that the Sponsors’ reproduction, publishing, displaying, and/or other use of the Submissions will not infringe on any rights of third parties, including, without limitation, copyright, trademark, privacy, or publicity, or create claims for false light, defamation, idea misappropriation, intentional or negligent infliction of emotional distress, or breach of contract. Any Entries containing material that is violent, pornographic, obscene, illegal, inappropriate, or racially or morally offensive or that does not meet Sponsors’ standards for any reason, as determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion, may be rejected as ineligible for consideration. Entries must comply with all applicable laws, rules, and regulations. Entrant also warrants that he/she has obtained written permission when photographing on private property not owned or controlled by entrant, where such permission is required. Upon request, you must provide Sponsors with signed releases from the person(s) appearing in the Photo and/or the owners of any private property where you photographed. If any person appearing in the Photo is a minor, entrant warrants that he/she has obtained written permission from such minor’s parent or legal guardian to include such minor in the photo. Upon request, entrant must provide Sponsors with signed releases from the parents or legal guardians of all such minors. Sponsors shall have no obligation to copy, publish, display, or otherwise exploit the Submissions.
All Entries become the property of Sponsors and will not be acknowledged or returned. Entries must be received by October 30, 2014 at 5:00 pm MST to be eligible for the Contest. You may enter only once during the Contest Period. Multiple entries received from any person beyond this limit will void all such additional entries. Entries that are incomplete, illegible, corrupted, or unintelligible for any reason are void and will not be accepted. Entry constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) to use entrant’s name, city, province, likeness, image, and/or voice for purposes of advertising, promotion, and publicity without additional compensation.
WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: On or about October 30, 2014, one (1) winner will be selected by a panel of judges from our Sponsor group designated by Sponsors in their sole discretion based on the following criteria judged on a one hundred percent (100%) scale: a) strength of argument (50%), (b) creativity (20%), and (c) originality (30%). All potential semi-finalists shall be selected subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules. Sponsors’ and judges’ decisions are final and binding on all matters relating to this Contest. Sponsors will make two (2) attempts to notify potential winners at the phone number and/or email address submitted at the time of entry. Each potential winner may be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, release of liability, and, except where prohibited, publicity release (collectively, “Contest Documents”) within three (3) days of such notification. Noncompliance within this time period will result in disqualification, and the Prize may be awarded to the runner-up semi-finalist with the next highest number of votes as determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion. If potential winner cannot be reached, if she is found to be ineligible, if she cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules, or if her prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, potential winner will be disqualified and the applicable Prize may be awarded to the runner-up semi-finalist with the next highest number of votes as determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion. Limit one (1) prize per family or household.
PRIZE: There will be one (1) winner. The winner will be awarded a prize (this “Prize”) which consists of one (1) cut, color, makeup lesson and application. Prize includes* $(x) worth of hair products and services, one outfit sponsored by Red Rouge Boutique valued at $(x), a pair of shoes and handbag from Modern Sole valued at (x), Fitness lessons from Scultpt Barre and Exist Cycle valued at $(x) and Aesthetic Cosmetic medicine and skin care from Ethemba Health and Image Centres as deemed appropriate valued at $(x) A date and time will be designated by Sponsors in their sole discretion. Prizes will be awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express of implied by Sponsors. Guest must be eighteen (18) years of age or older before the date of the Prize is redeemed. All details of Prizes will be determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion. Sponsors reserve the right to substitute a similar Prize (or Prize element) of equal or greater value in their sole discretion. All taxes and other expenses, costs, or fees associated with the acceptance and/or use of Prizes are the sole responsibility of Winners. Prizes cannot be transferred by Winners or redeemed for cash and are valid only for the items detailed above, with no substitution of Prizes by Winners. If a Prize is unclaimed, it will be forfeited, and an alternate Winner may be selected from the remaining eligible entries as outlined above. If a Prize element is not available for any reason, the remaining elements of Prize shall be awarded and shall constitute full satisfaction of Sponsors’ prize obligation to the Winner, and no additional compensation will be awarded.
CONDITIONS: By entering the Contest, each entrant and Winner agrees for themselves and for their heirs, executors, and administrators: (a) to release and hold harmless Contest Entities and their respective officers, directors, and employees (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from such entrant’s or Winner’s participation in the Contest and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of Prize or any portion thereof (including any travel related thereto); (b) to indemnify Released Parties from any and all liability resulting or arising from the Contest and to hereby acknowledge that Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to Prize, including express warranties provided exclusively by Prize supplier that are sent along with Prize; (c) to the posting of such entrant’s and Winner’s name, voice, image, and/or likeness on the Website and the use by Released Parties of such name, voice, image, and/or likeness for publicity, promotional, and advertising purposes in any and all media, now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission and, upon request, to the giving of consent, in writing, to such use; and (d) to be bound by these Official Rules and to waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error therein or in the Contest itself, and to be bound by all decisions of the Sponsors, which are binding and final. Failure to comply with these conditions may result in disqualification from the Contest.
*Full value of prize will be disclosed upon receipt of prize as it is dependent on successful applicant.