2017 AMERIgreen Video Essay Challenge
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. MUST BE A LEGAL RESIDENT OF United States, 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER, OR HAVE PARENTAL PERMISSION. LIMITED TO PA, MD, DE, NJ, and WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
SPONSOR & ADDRESS:
AMERIgreen Energy, Inc.
1650 Manheim Pike, Suite 201
Lancaster, PA 17601
TIMING. Sign up period for “The Challenge” begins on Monday, April 17 at 12:01:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) and ends on Thursday, May 25, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. EST (“Entry Period”). The top 5 winners will be announced on Friday, May 26, 2017 with an online poll to select the absolute winners. The winners will be announced on or around the following date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. (for the Scholarship and Special Location Tickets – per age group). Entries must be received during the Entry Period to be eligible.
ELIGIBILITY. The Challenge is open only to legal residents of the United States including the District of Columbia but excluding Puerto Rico, who are aged 18 years of age or older at the time of entry, or have parents permission. Entrants for the Special Location Tickets must be in grades 6-8; Entrants for the College Scholarship must be in grades 9-12 in high school through undergraduate sophomore college students. Videos should not exceed 30 seconds, and must be uniquely created (no copy writing infringement or plagiarizing will be tolerated or accepted). Winner must reside in the region of one of the participating distributors of AMERIgreen Energy (PA, MD, DE and NJ). Employees, officers and directors of AMERIgreen Energy, Inc., and its respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, sales representatives, advertising and promotional agencies and the immediate families (parents, siblings, children, and spouse) and household members of each, whether related or not, are not eligible to participate. Sponsor reserves the right to verify eligibility at any time. All federal, state and local laws apply.
AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES. Participation in The Challenge constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and all decisions of Sponsor.
HOW TO ENTER.
Register to win at: www.amerigreen.com/videochallenge. LIMIT: One (1) entry per person. Log on to website and follow instructions on the entry form on AMERIgreen’s page. Upload your video to a YouTube page. Fill out information on the form on AMERIgreen’s page, include your video link to YouTube, read the official rules and then submit. Videos should not exceed 30 seconds. Videos should answer one of the prompt questions provided.
Aero Energy, Inc. (230 Lincoln Way East New Oxford, Pennsylvania, 17350)
AMERIgreen Energy, Inc. (1650 Manheim Pike, Suite 201, Lancaster, PA 17601)
Oehlert Bros., Inc. (1203 South Township Line Road, Royersford)
Peninsula Oil & Propane (40 South Market Street, Seaford, DE 19973)
Reilly & Sons (601 Lincoln Hwy E, Exton, PA 19341)
SELF Heating & Cooling (219 Keith Valley Road, Horsham, PA 19044)
Worley & Obetz, Inc. (85 White Oak Road, Manheim PA 17545)
LIMIT: One (1) entry per person. To enter at a participating distributor, sign-up to win at: www.amerigreen.com/videochallenge. Entry forms are not available at distributor locations and entries must be received on or before Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 12 p.m.
Any attempted form of entry other than as described herein is void. Neither the Sponsor nor any of its agencies is responsible for lost, late, damaged, delayed, destroyed, misdirected, incomplete, illegible, or postage due entries; or for any other error whether human, mechanical or electronic. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any entrant it finds to be acting in violation with these Official Rules. Once submitted, entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.
DRAWING. Potential Winners will be selected from all eligible Entries received by a panel of AMERIgreen judges on the date noted above. The Top 5 videos for both age groups will be selected and posted on the AMERIgreen contest website on Friday, May 26. The final winners will be chosen by the number of votes each video receives for their videos, and the winners will be based on who receives the most votes on the contest website. Limit one vote per person, and only votes that are cast on the AMERIgreen contest website www.amerigreen.com/videochallenge will count towards the vote totals.
Winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements of these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions as to the administration of the Giveaway and prize awards are final and binding in all respects. Winner must reside in the delivery area of one of the participating distributors of AMERIgreen Energy areas. Winner will be notified by mail, phone or email. Potential winners will be required to sign paperwork, and come in person to present identification to receive their prize. By returning the completed paperwork, the Potential Winner attests to the authenticity of his/her winning entry. In the event that any Prize notification is undeliverable, Sponsor is unable to contact a Potential Winner, or response to a Prize notification is not received within Fourteen (14) days of its issuance, the Prize may be forfeited. If the Prize is forfeited, an Alternate Winner will be chosen at random from the remaining eligible entries. Drawings will continue until the Prize has been awarded.
PRIZE/APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (ARV)/ODDS OF WINNING.
High School – Undergraduate College Students (9th Grade – Sophomores in College)
(1) Grand Prize: $2,000 College Scholarship, selected in Top 5 from AMERIgreen judges, and then by cumulative online votes on AMERIgreen website page.
(1) 2nd Place Prize: $1,000 College Scholarship, selected in Top 5 from AMERIgreen judges, and then by cumulative online votes on AMERIgreen website page.
(1) 3rd Place Prize: $500 College Scholarship, selected in Top 5 from AMERIgreen judges, and then by cumulative online votes on AMERIgreen website page.
Elementary School – Middle School Students (6th-8th Grade)
(1) Grand Prize: 4 Hershey Park Tickets ($250 value), selected in Top 5 from AMERIgreen judges, and then by cumulative online votes on AMERIgreen website page. Transportation and lodging is not included.
(1) 2nd Place Prize: 4 Baltimore National Aquarium Tickets ($160 value), selected in Top 5 from AMERIgreen judges, and then by cumulative online votes on AMERIgreen website page. Transportation and lodging is not included.
(1) 3rd Place Prize: 4 Philadelphia Zoo Tickets ($80 value), selected in Top 5 from AMERIgreen judges, and then by cumulative online votes on AMERIgreen website page. Transportation and lodging is not included.
Total Prize Value: Approximately $3,990 (combined prize values). Prize details – will be awarded from all the eligible entrees from all geographic regions. Odds of winning any prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received. For example, if one thousand eligible entries are received, then the odds of any one eligible entry wining are one in one thousand. Taxes on prizes are the sole responsibility of the winner; if applicable, winner may receive an IRS Form 1099 for the retail value of the prize. Prize is not transferable. No prize substitution allowed except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor who may substitute a prize of equal or greater value, or as provided herein.
GENERAL. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, modify or suspend the Challenge should fraud, technical failures, or any other factor beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor impair the integrity of the Challenge, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award prizes from the eligible submissions received up to the time of impairment. Except where prohibited, by accepting prize, winner consents to the use of his/her name, address (city & state) photo and/or likeness for advertising and promotional purposes, without limitation and without additional compensation.
By participating in the promotion or accepting a prize, winner agrees to release Sponsor, and its respective parents, partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, agents, employees, advertising agencies and all others associated with the development and execution of the sweepstakes from and against from any and all liability, loss, or damage of any kind incurred with respect to or in any way arising from the awarding, receipt, possession, use or misuse of any prize and/or with respect to or in any way arising from participation in this promotion or any prize related activity, including, without limitation, liability for personal injury, death, damage or loss.
WINNERS LIST/Official Rules. To obtain a copy of the Winner’s List or these Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Winners List: AMERIgreen Energy, 1650 Manheim Pike, Suite 201, Lancaster, PA 17601.