Sponsor: Scholastic Inc., 557 Broadway, New York, NY 10012
To enter: an Eligible Teacher (as defined below) should simply visit the Disney Youth Education Series area of the Scholastic website at www.scholastic.com/imaginebig, complete the online registration form including teacher name, school street address, email address, school name, school address, and home phone. Eligible Teachers can also enter by completing the paper entry form included in the "Imagine Big" educational program. Mail completed entry forms to: "Imagine Big" Teacher Sweepstakes 2012, Scholastic Inc., 557 Broadway, Office 519, New York, NY 10012. Sweepstakes begins September 1, 2012, at 4:00 p.m. ET and ends December 31, 2012, at 4:00 p.m. EST. A final random drawing for one (1) grand-prize winner will occur soon after the final sweepstakes deadline of December 31, 2012, 4:00 p.m. EST.
One entry per Eligible Teacher. Eligible Teachers may complete the paper entry form and submit via U.S. mail or they may enter online. In the event of a dispute over the identity of an entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the holder of the email account submitted in the entry process.
Eligibility. Sweepstakes is open only to public and accredited private schools that have any or all of the following grades: 6–12; and are in the 50 United States (and the District of Columbia or Puerto Rico) (a "School"). Teachers at a School who are legal residents of the 50 United States (and the District of Columbia or Puerto Rico), 18 years of age or older, and who teach in grades 6–12 in a School and are authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes on behalf of the entering School are eligible to submit entries on behalf of the School. Void where prohibited by law. Full- or part-time employees of Sponsor, Disney Destinations, LLC ("Disney"), their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion and production agencies, and their immediate families and those living in their households are not eligible to enter. Any person who attempts to defraud or in any way tamper with this Sweepstakes will be ineligible for prizes.
Winner. The winner of the grand prize (the "Winning School") will be chosen soon after the final sweepstakes entry deadline of December 31, 2012, 4:00 p.m. EST. The final drawing will be conducted by Sponsor, whose decisions on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes shall be final. The Winning School will be notified by email. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes. Notification will be sent to the email address of the Eligible Teacher who submitted the winning entry.
Prizes The Winning School will receive the following:
• A Disney Creativity Workshop for up to 25 of the Eligible Teacher's students. The Workshop will be led by a Disney Creativity Catalyst.
The Disney Creativity Workshop visit will be scheduled with Disney and the Winning School (ARV: $15,000). The Winning School is responsible for any and all internal costs in connection with putting on this event. No prize substitutions, transfers or assignments of prizes allowed, except by Disney in case of unavailability, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. The Winning School and Disney will work together on a mutually agreeable date in the time frame from April–June 2013 for the presentation at the Winning School.
The teacher of the winning school will receive the following: One (1) gift basket including (a) a complete set of The Science of Disney Imagineering DVDs and (b) a downloadable computer application for The Science of Disney Imagineering: Roller Coaster Ride Builder computer with whiteboard application.
The Winning School and the Eligible Teacher who submitted the winning entry will be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release within five (5) business days of notification attempt or an alternate winner may be selected. Taxes on prizes are the sole responsibility of the Winning School.
Sweepstakes prize components may not be sold, traded, transferred, and/or rescheduled to dates not within the fulfillment period set forth by Disney. Prizes are not redeemable for cash.
Disney, its parent, related, affiliated and subsidiary companies and their respective officers, directors, agents, employees, and assigns shall be released and discharged from any and all legal claims, losses, injuries, demands, damages, actions, and/or causes of actions that arise out of and/or are in any way related to the prize, the receipt, use and/or enjoyment of the prize and/or the Sweepstakes.
General. All entries will become the property of Scholastic and will not be returned. By entering, Schools and Eligible Teachers agree to abide by these rules and warrant and represent that their entry information is accurate. The Winning School will be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release within five (5) business days of notification attempt or an alternate winner may be selected. By accepting a prize, the Winning School grants to Sponsor and Disney the right to use its name, address, likeness, live and taped performances of interview(s) with its representatives, for any lawful purpose, including but not limited to on the Scholastic.com website or on any or all marketing collateral affiliated with and/or produced by Disney without further permission or compensation, except where prohibited by law. By entering and/or accepting a prize, Schools, the Eligible Teachers and the Winning School agree to release Sponsor, Disney, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising, promotion or production agencies, and prize suppliers and all others associated with the development and execution of this Sweepstakes, and the respective officers, directors, shareholders, agents, and employees of the foregoing, involved in the Sweepstakes (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any and all liability, claims, or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property of any nature that in any way arise from participation in this Sweepstakes or acceptance or use of the prizes. Subject to all applicable laws.
The Released Parties are not responsible for late, lost, stolen, inaccurate, garbled, damaged, illegible, undelivered, delayed, misdirected, or postage-due entries or mail, or for interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections; for lack of availability or accessibility, or miscommunications due to failed computer, satellite, telephone, or cable transmissions or lines; for technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions; for computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures, or difficulties; or for any other computer, network, technical, typographical, human or other error, problem, or malfunction related to or in connection with the Sweepstakes. If for any reason (including, but not limited to, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the control of the Disney and Sponsor which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes) the Sweepstakes is not capable of being conducted as described in these rules, Disney and Sponsor shall have the right, at their sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes.
For the names of the Winning School and the Eligible Teacher who submitted the winning entry (available after January 7, 2013), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by March 7, 2013, to "Imagine Big" Teacher Sweepstakes Winner, c/o Jessica Quinones, 557 Broadway, New York, NY 10012.