How do we get to an HIV FREE GENERATION?
Metro is reaching out to all youth, ages 13 – 18, in Hillsborough and Pinellas Counties to create a short video on how we, as a society, can eliminate HIV/AIDS.
Videos should not exceed 1min 30sec.
1st Place: $300 cash & $100 to your school
2nd Place: $200 cash
3rd Place: $100 cash
*Top three videos will also be featured by Metro on World AIDS Day in December 2015, and on National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day in April 2016!
- Upload video to YouTube or Vimeo
- Email video link to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 23, 2015
- Be creative and HAVE FUN!
Contest opens at 7:00am on September 16, 2015, and closes at 11:59p on October 23, 2015. Winners will be announced on Monday, November 30th at Suncoast AIDS Theatre Project.
Rules and Eligibility:
The Metro “How to get to an HIV Free Generation” Video Contest (“Contest”) is open only to youth ages 13 – 18 who attend school in Hillsborough or Pinellas Counties. Employees, officers and directors of Metro (“Sponsor”), its subsidiaries, affiliated companies, sales representatives, advertising, sales promotion and judging agencies, webmasters/suppliers, and their respective immediate family members or household members (whether or not related) are not eligible to participate.
The Contest is void outside of Hillsborough and Pinellas counties.
Contest begins at 7:00am Eastern Time (“ET”) on September 8, 2015, and ends at 11:59pm on October 23, 2015. Sponsor’s computer is the official time keeping device for the Contest.
Entry Requirements: Entrant may only enter an original Video to which he/she owns all legal rights. Videos must be submitted through YouTube or Vimeo, with a link emailed to email@example.com. Entries must be suitable for presentation in a public forum, in the sole discretion of Sponsor. Entries must not be obscene or offensive; must not depict alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons, or any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous; and must not be sexually explicit or suggestive, all as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Entries must not violate or infringe the rights of any third party, including but not limited to rights of copyright, trademark, publicity or privacy. Entries must not include any intellectual property or the trademark of any other party, except for Metro. Without limiting the foregoing restriction, the Entry should not contain any visible logos, drawings, cartoons, phrases, trademarks or other third party materials. If an Entry does include such material, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, alter the Video to remove it, or disqualify the Entry. By submitting an Entry, entrant warrants and represents that all persons appearing in the Video have consented to (a) appear in the Video, (b) have the Entry submitted into the Promotion, and (c) Sponsor’s use of the Entry as provided in these Official Rules. Entrant must obtain such consent in writing as Sponsor’s request.
Grand Prize Drawing: On or about November 30, 2015, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners will be announced after judging of all eligible entries received during the Contest. Prize Award
Procedures: Address provided at the time of registration and will be required to respond to that email with their complete mailing address and date of birth within 72 hours of email notification or prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. Sponsor or Sponsor’s agent will then contact potential winner via e-mail to verify identity and contact information. Potential winners will be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release (where permitted) within 14 days of request. Failure to comply will result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. If any Prize or Prize-related communication is returned as undeliverable, Prize will be forfeited. Sponsor is not responsible for any change of YouTube or Vimeo account, mailing address, e-mail address, and/or telephone number of entrants. Any unclaimed or undeliverable Prize may not be awarded. Prize will be shipped to the address provided within six weeks of the end of the Promotion Period. The prizes are 1st Place: $300 cash & $100 to your school; 2nd Place: $200 cash; and 3rd Place: $100 cash
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