Who is the teacher that has made an impact in your life, for the better? Nominate your teacher below. If selected they could win a $100 gift card.
Contest Dates:September 4, 2023 at 12:00am ET through June 28, 2024 at 11:59pm ET
Feature Teacher Contest Rules
These contest rules are specific to the above contest conducted by Audacy Virginia d/b/a WVKL (the “Station”). Except to the extent specifically set forth below with respect to this specific contest, the Station’s general contest rules apply to this Contest as well. A copy of these specific contest rules and the Station’s general contest rules are available at the Station’s studio at 236 Clearfield Ave #206, Virginia Beach, VA 23462 during regular business hours and on the Station’s website at https://www.audacy.com/957rnb/contest-rules. To the extent that the Station’s general contest rules differ from these rules, these rules will govern and control with respect to this contest.
How to Enter
No purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter or win the Feature Teacher contest (the “Contest”). A purchase or payment will not increase your chance of winning.
Eligible Nominees must both be eighteen (18) years of age or older and legally reside in Virginia, United States as of the date of entry in this Contest (each a “Nominee”).
Individuals may make Nominations (each, a “Nominator”) starting at 12:00 AM (ET) on 9/4/23 and ending at 11:59 PM (ET) on 6/28/24 by means of submissions to the Station by completing the form on the Station’s website by clicking on the “Feature Teacher” page and submit all of the following materials:
Nominator’s contact information including Nominator’s full name, address of legal residence, phone number (including area code), date of birth, select a gender, and e-mail address.
The name, address, age, and telephone number (including area code) of the Nominee that you are nominating in this Contest; and
A short essay in 200 words or less describing why Nominator would like to nominate someone who is an educator that has made an impact in the life of the nominator and the community (each a “Nomination”).
Nominators may not nominate themselves.
Nominators are not eligible to win or receive a prize in this Contest.
Only the first 200 words of any essay submitted will be read (longer essays will not be disqualified).
By submitting an essay to the Station, each Nominator authorizes the Station to post such essay and/or Nominator’s and Nominee’s name to the Station’s website at https://www.audacy.com/957rnb and/or to read it on-air.
Station reserves the right to edit an essay in its sole discretion. Not all essays will be posted to the Station’s website and/or read on-air.
Essays need not be truthful. Station shall have no obligation whatsoever to verify the truthfulness or accuracy of any essay submitted in this Contest, even if such essay is submitted with an entry selected as the winning entry.
IT IS THE NOMINATOR’S RESPONSIBILITY PRIOR TO ENTERING THIS CONTEST TO OBTAIN THE CONSENT OF THE NOMINEE TO STATION READING/POSTING THE NOMINATORS’S NOMINATION WITH RESPECT TO THE NOMINEE’S OR OTHER PERSON’S NAME AND OR OTHER PERSONAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE NOMINEE OR OTHER PERSON THAT NOMINATOR MAY ELECT TO INCLUDE IN SUCH ESSAY. BY ENTERING THIS CONTEST, NOMINATORS AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS STATION AND ITS AFFILIATED COMPANIES AND EMPLOYEES FROM AND AGAINST ANY CLAIM BY ANY PERSONS RELATING TO THE CONTENT OF THE ESSAY SUBMITTED BY THE NOMINATOR.
As part of the entry process, Nominator may be provided with an opportunity to opt-in to receive solicitations from, and/or to become a member/participate in clubs of (i.e., email clubs, text clubs, and rewards programs), the Participating Stations; provided, however, agreeing to receive such solicitations and/or accepting such membership is not a condition of entry into this Contest and will not increase your chances of winning.
By submitting a Nomination, Nominators and Nominees understand and agree that Station may elect to use any submitted Nomination for entertainment purposes on-air and may choose to “make fun” of any submitted Nomination. Nominators and Nominees waive any right to make any claim against Station, or any Contest sponsors with respect to any disparaging comment made on-air about a Nomination submitted by a Nominator, or in which the Nominee was the subject.
Essays submitted as Nominations in this Contest must be original works created by the person submitting such Nomination. In the event it comes to Station’s attention before or after Winner selection in this Contest that any such Nomination includes any plagiarized material, such Nominator and the affected Nominee shall be disqualified and any and all prizes will be forfeited.
Failure to submit all of the above items in one submission/Nomination will result in disqualification.
WHETHER OR NOT SELECTED AS A WINNER, ALL ENTRIES BECOME THE SOLE PROPERTY OF STATION AND MAY BE USED BY STATION (OR ITS SPONSORS) IN ANY MEDIUM IT DEEMS DESIRABLE NOW OR IN THE FUTURE WITHOUT ANY COMPENSATION TO THE NOMINATOR OR NOMINEE.
How to Win
At approximately 12:00 PM (ET) on Every Monday between 9/11/23 – 7/1/24, Station judges will review and judge all potential Nominations received (as described in Section 2 above) and based on any lawful criteria they deem desirable, and select up to Forty-one (41) Nominees as a Winner, subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the Contest Rules (each a “Winner”). The Station will attempt to contact the Winner (meaning the Nominee) by telephone based on the number provided in the submitted Nomination. There will be up to, but in no event more than, 41 Winner(s) in this Contest. The Station will notify the Winner(s) by means of the phone number or email address provided to the Station at the time the Nominee entered the Contest.
Odds of winning the Prize in this Contest shall depend upon the number of entries received in the Contest.
PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED TO THE SELECTED NOMINEES WHO WILL BE THE ONLY PERSONS ACKNOWLEDGED AS WINNERS IN THIS CONTESTS. THE NOMINEES WILL BE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE THE NECESSARY FORMS REQUIRED BY STATION (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF RESPONSIBILITY FOR TAXES, PROOF OF AGE AND RESIDENCY) PRIOR TO RECEIVING THE PRIZE. WINNERS MUST RETURN ALL DOCUMENTS SENT TO THEM AND REQUIRED TO BE SIGNED BYTHE STATION WITHIN 7 DAYS OF RECEIPT. PRIZES MUST BE PICKED UP BY THE WINNERS AT THE STATION’S STUDIOS DURING REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS WITHIN 30 DAYS OF NOTIFICATION THAT THE PRIZE IS READY. PRIZES WILL BE READY APPROXIMATELY 14 BUSINESS DAYS AFTER STATION RECEIVES ALL OF THE REQUIRED PAPERWORK BACK IN A TIMELY FASHION. IN THE EVENT OF A FAILIURE BY A NOMINEE TO ACCEPT THE PRIZE, TO COLLECT THE PRIZE, OR TO COMPLETE THE FORMS BY THE DEADLINE REQUIRED BY STATION, THE PRIZE WILL NOT BE AWARDED UNLESS OTHERWISE DECIDED BY THE STATION IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION ON A CASE BY CASE BASIS. THE STATION IS NOT OBLIGATED TO SELECT A REPLACEMENT NOMINEE (BUT RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DO SO IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION, TIME PERMITTING).
Station has no obligation to notify a Nominator that their Nominee was selected as a winner. Station has the absolute and irrevocable right to notify the Nominee of the name of the Nominator(s) who nominated him/her.
The one (1) verified Winner will receive the following “Prize”): Visa Gift card valued at $100.
Nominators are not entitled to any award or prize in this Contest, even if their submission was selected as a winner and/or their Nominee rejects the prize, does not complete the require paperwork on time, or cannot be located.
The administrator and sponsor of this Contest are Audacy Virginia d/b/a WVKL and Berkley Super Market & MP Island Cafe.
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