Rocket21 “Dream Green 2014” Competition

Rocket21 “Dream Green 2014” Competition

Official Rules

ELIGIBILITY: The Rocket21 “Dream Here, Dream Big, Dream Green” Contest (“Contest”) begins 12:01:00 AM Eastern Time November 12th, 2014 and ends at 11:59:59 PM Hawaii-Aleutian Time November 28th, 2014 (“Contest Period”). There is no purchase necessary and no payment of any kind is required to enter or win the Contest. The Contest is open to legal residents of the United States, including the District of Columbia, who are Rocket21 Student Members at the time of entry. Consent by parent or legal guardian (“Parent”) is required for participants under the age of 13, prior to participation in the Contest. This consent is secured from parents and guardians during the enrollment and consent process for children under 13 in Rocket21 Student Membership. This Contest is void outside of the United States. This Contest is void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited or restricted by law. Employees of Rocket21 and Captain Planet Foundation (including members of their immediate family – i.e., spouse, mother, father, in-laws, grandmother, grandfather, brother, sister, children and grandchildren – or same household) are not eligible to participate.

TO ENTER: Registered Student Members of www.Rocket21.com (the “Website") who live in the United States or the District of Columbia (excluding Puerto Rico); who are OPTED IN to Rocket21 Contests based on their membership or consent settings as of the last date of the Contest period; and who have appropriate parental permissions if under 13; may enter the Contest by submitting a valid entry. Each valid entry is comprised of the following, which must be submitted to the Official Contest Page available to all Student Members at www.Rocket21.com during the Contest period.

The following elements constitute a valid entry:

a. Rocket21 Student Member’s correct Rocket21 Screen Name
b. PLUS: One original content element developed using any one of or more of the 4 methods described in the Entry Methods below:

  • A paragraph of up to 250 words written by the Student Member to introduce and explain the student’s idea or concept.
  • And/Or a picture or a poster created by the Student Member, then scanned or photographed and uploaded as a digital file to the Official Contest Entry Page. A written explanation about the picture or poster entry must be included in the text space provided on the entry page.
  • And/Or a photograph taken by the Student Member that demonstrates or represents the Student Member’s idea or concept and uploaded as a digital file to the Official Contest Entry Page. A written explanation about the photograph must be included in the text space provided on the entry page.
  • And/Or a student created video that demonstrates or explains the Student Member’s idea or concept, and is uploaded as a video file to the Official Contest Entry Page.

Multiple Entries per Student Member: Each entry may be submitted only once – however Student Members may submit multiple, different entries.

CONTEST WINNERS: The entries will be evaluated by a panel of judges from Rocket21 and the Captain Planet Foundation, and scored on the basis of creativity, passion, innovation, and each judge’s overall impression. Winning entries will be announced on Rocket21 no later than December 1st, 2014. The judge’s decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to this Contest. If the first winner selected is unable to attend the Captain Planet Foundation Gala on December 5th, 2014, the Member submitting the next highest scoring entry will be eligible to receive the Prize Package. If necessary, this process will be repeated until each eligible winner is selected. All prizes will be awarded.

PRIZE CATEGORIES:

National Grand Prizes: Two National Grand Prize Winners will be selected. National Grand Prize Winners must reside in the United States, but OUTSIDE the Atlanta Metropolitan area. One National Grand Prize winner will be selected from eligible entries submitted by Rocket21 Members under age 13 at the time of submission; one National Grand Prize Winner will be selected from eligible entries submitted by Rocket21 Members ages 13-17 at the time of submission. Rocket21 members who are age 18 at the time of submission, but who joined Rocket21 prior to their 18th birthday, are also eligible to win in the upper age category.

Regional Grand Prizes: Two Regional Grand Prize Winners will be selected. Regional Grand Prize Winners must reside in the Atlanta Metropolitan area. One Regional Grand Prize winner will be selected from eligible entries submitted by Rocket21 Members under age 13 at the time of submission; one Regional Grand Prize Winner will be selected from eligible entries submitted by Rocket21 Members ages 13-17 at the time of submission. Rocket21 members who are age 18 at the time of submission, but who joined Rocket21 prior to their 18th birthday, are also eligible to win in the upper age category.

PRIZES: The following Grand Prize Package will be awarded to FOUR (4) winners:

Two National Grand Prize Winners – (Rocket21 Members residing in the United States, but outside the Atlanta Metro Area), will EACH receive a Prize Package which includes:

  • Round-trip airfare for 2 persons (including the Contest winner and the winner’s parent or legal guardian) to Atlanta. Air travel will be arranged to and from an airport near the winner’s residential address. When multiple options are available, the choice of airport is at the sole discretion of Rocket21.
  • 3 nights’ hotel accommodations for 2 people in Atlanta on December 5th, 6th, and 7th. Dates subject to final event logistics.
  • $100 online gift certificate from fashion retailer of winner’s choice.
  • Two tickets to the Captain Planet Gala, including dinner and entertainment, on December 5th, 2014.
  • Invitation to a private press event with CNN International anchor Natalie Allen and the 2014 Captain Planet Foundation Awardees on December 5th, 2014.
  • Invitation to a private event featuring primatologist Dr. Jane Goodall at Zoo Atlanta on December 8th.
  • Two tickets to The Georgia Aquarium
  • Transportation to and from Atlanta airport and hotel, and from Atlanta hotel to and from the Gala.
  • $300 in cash for additional meals and incidentals.
  • PLUS a $500 PAID internship opportunity to work as a Green Team Blogger for Rocket21, covering Captain Planet Foundation and other related organizations and topics.

PRIZE VALUE: The Approximate Retail Value of each National Grand Prize Package is $3000.00, plus internship compensation.

Two Regional Grand Prize Winners – (Rocket21 Members residing in the United States, within the Atlanta Metro Area), will EACH receive a Prize Package which includes:

  • 1 night hotel accommodations for 2 people (winner plus guardian) in Atlanta on December 5th, 2014.
  • $100 online gift certificate from fashion retailer of winner’s choice.
  • Two tickets to the Captain Planet Gala, including dinner and entertainment, on December 5th, 2014.
  • Invitation to a private press event with CNN International anchor Natalie Allen and the 2014 Captain Planet Foundation Awardees on December 5th, 2014.
  • Invitation to a private event featuring primatologist Dr. Jane Goodall at Zoo Atlanta on December 8th.
  • Two tickets to The Georgia Aquarium
  • Transportation to and from Atlanta airport and hotel, and from Atlanta hotel to and from the Gala.
  • $150 in cash for additional meals and incidentals.
  • PLUS a $500 PAID internship opportunity to work as a Green Team Blogger for Rocket21, covering Captain Planet Foundation and other related organizations and topics.

PRIZE VALUE: The Approximate Retail Value of each Regional Grand Prize Package is $1100.00, plus internship compensation.

WARRANTY: Rocket21 does not offer any warranty or guarantee, either expressed or implied in connection with this Contest or any prize. Any federal, state, or local taxes on prizes, and any other costs, fees or expenses not listed above are the sole responsibility of each winner.

NOTIFICATION: The Winner will be notified by available phone number or email address, based on information made available to Rocket21 by the winner’s parent (if the winner is under 13), or by the winner (if the winner is 13-18). To claim the prize, Rocket21 will require the winner or the Parent of any winner under 13 to sign the delivery notification from the package delivery service selected by Rocket21, confirming receipt of the prize. If a winner cannot be contacted, fails to timely claim the prize, is disqualified, fails to timely execute and return any required forms, or if the prize notification is returned as undeliverable, an alternate winner will be selected from other participants. Under no circumstances will more than the advertised number of prizes be awarded.

PUBLICITY & MARKETING: Acceptance of any prize awarded during the Contest constitutes permission to Rocket21 to use winner’s name, voice, statements, image and likeness for purposes of advertising and trade, in any medium, without further compensation or notice, unless prohibited by law.

NO LIABILITY & INDEMNIFICATION: Rocket21 assumes no responsibility and is not liable for: (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, or for any faulty, failed, garbled, or jumbled electronic data transmissions; (b) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of entries at any point in the operation of this Contest; (c) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, computers, or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the Contest; (d) inaccessibility or unavailability of wireless networks or text messaging service or any combination thereof; or (e) any injury or damage to participant’s or to any other person’s wireless phone or computer which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the Contest. Participants agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless Rocket21 and its affiliated and related companies, successors and assigns, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and their shareholders, officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents from and against any claims, demands, losses, promises, cause of action and liabilities, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of the preparation for, or participation in, this Contest or receipt or use or misuse of the prize.

OTHER TERMS: Decisions of Rocket21 on all matters related to the Contest are final. Rocket21 reserves the right to cancel or modify the Contest for any reason, including but not limited to, if fraud, misconduct or technical failures destroy the integrity of the Contest, or if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper administration of the Contest as determined by Rocket21, in its sole discretion. Rocket21 reserves the right to disqualify or prohibit the participation of an individual if fraud or tampering is suspected, or if the individual fails to comply with any requirement of participation or with any provision in these Official Rules or the Contest Rules that apply to the winner’s Rocket21 Membership. CAUTION: Any attempt to deliberately damage or undermine the operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal & civil laws. Rocket21 reserves the right to disqualify and/or seek damages from any individual making any such attempts to the full extent permitted by law.

WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT: The winner’s screen name will be available on Rocket21 no later than December 1st, 2014. Rocket21 members may log-in to view the winner’s Screen Name at www.Rocket21.com.

CONTEST INFORMATION: If you have questions about this Contest, please send an email to info@rocket21.com with subject line “Dream Green 2014”. Include your Rocket21 Screen Name (or your child’s Rocket21 Screen Name along with your first and last name).

WINNERS LIST: To receive information regarding the Grand Prize Winners (winning entry and Screen Name), please send an email to info@rocket21.com with the subject line “Dream Green 2014 Winner”. The email must be received by info@rocket21.com on or before 11:59:59 PM Pacific Time December 31st, 2014.