Do you remember your favorite nursery rhyme? Have you ever wanted to write a nursery rhyme for your child or for the military child? Well now’s your chance…We are looking for the most unique, inspirational and/or funny nursery rhymes to share as we celebrate Baby Week at the Exchange.
As a comment to this blog, post your original nursery rhyme for a chance to win a $2,500 Exchange Gift Card.
HOW TO ENTER: Contest opens at 0001 hrs CDT on 2 September 2011. Send us your nursery rhyme, which must be 50 words or less, as a comment to our blog post “Nursery Rhyme Time Contest” on our blog site www.salutetoyourservice.com. *Your post must include your full name, mailing address, email address, and phone number.
JUDGING CRITERIA: All posts will be judged based on the following criteria:
· Relevance to theme (40%)
· Most unique, inspirational, and/or funniest (40%)
· Writing skill/presentation of story (20%)
Limit one entry per authorized Exchange customer. Last day to submit your story is 2359 hrs CDT on 15 September 2011. The “Nursery Rhyme Time Contest” winner will be announced on the blog after 30 September 2011. Prize may not be exchanged or traded and will be sent to the winner’s nearest Army or Air Force Exchange for award presentation. (1) Grand prize winner will receive a $2,500 Exchange gift card, (1) Runner-up will receive a $1,000 Exchange Gift Card and (5) Third Place winners will each receive one $500 Exchange gift card. Prizes sponsored by Delta, Dorel Juvenile Group, LaJobi, Inc and Munchkin. View full contest details below.
*Please note, that this blog is moderated and all comments will be reviewed and each entrant’s personal information will be removed prior to approving the comment to be posted publicly on the blog. Content must not include any provocative, crude or foul language. Any comment that contains any of the afore mentioned language will be subject to immediate disqualification. Please keep in mind that your post will be published for all to see and our Terms of Service must be adhered to. For a complete list of our Terms of Service please click here.
ELIGIBILITY: All authorized exchange customers are eligible to participate except employees of the Exchange (including military personnel assigned to the Exchange and Exchange retirees), its concessionaires, contractors or representatives providing in-store service or working in an Exchange facility, the firm(s) sponsoring the contest, and the immediate family members of the above. Immediate family includes spouse, children, parents, persons in loco parentis and resident members of the employee’s immediate household. This contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
DISCLAIMER: Each entrant agrees and grants the Exchange permission to make available and display/perform and otherwise distribute entrants’ names and submission in all media in perpetuity without compensation. All entries must be the original creation of the entrants and/or must not infringe upon copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity, or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity. The Exchange reserves the right to remove any entry for any reason without notice to the entrant. Sponsor is not responsible for entries that are incomplete, lost, late, misdirected, or not received due to transmission defaults, computer server failure and/or delayed, garbled or corrupted data transmissions.
In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the “Authorized Account Holder” of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. Authorized Account Holder means the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Entry materials/data that have been tampered with or altered, or mass entries or entries generated by a script, macro or use of automated devices are void. The Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) lost, late, misdirected, damaged or illegible entries; or (ii) error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or any combination thereof; or (iii) any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Contest. By participating in the Contest, you (i) agree to be bound by these official rules, including all eligibility requirements, and (ii) agree to be bound by the decisions of Sponsor and the independent judging organization, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Contest. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification. Sponsor will not allow spamming or repeated posting of requests for votes on the Exchange page. Contest entrants choosing to post vote requests will be disqualified. Sponsor reserves the right to: (i) permanently disqualify from any Contest it sponsors any person it believes has intentionally violated these Official Rules; and (ii) withdraw the online method of entry if it becomes technically corrupted (including if a computer virus or system malfunction inalterably impairs its ability to conduct the Contest), and to select winners from among all eligible entries received prior to withdrawal.
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