Ohio State University
Buckeye Vision Sweepstakes
No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Some restrictions apply.
One qualifier per household. You need not be present to win.
The sweepstakes: From June 1, 2010 through June 30, 2010, the Ohio State University Department of Collegiate Athletics by means of both online and offline advertising opportunities will provide the opportunity to submit entries to win a grand prize as detailed below.
Eligibility: Participants who meet the below eligibility requirements may submit entries in one of two ways. Entries are submitted automatically when a user purchases a Monthly or Annual Buckeye Vision subscription on Ohiostatebuckeyes.com between the dates of June 1, 2010 and June 30, 2010. Additionally, users may enact the no purchase necessary option by sending a postcard with his/her Name, Address, Telephone Number and Email Address to Ohio State Sweepstakes Entry, c/o OhioStateBuckeyes.com, 501 Fawcett Center, 5400 Olentany River Road, Columbus, OH, 43210. To be eligible for this sweepstakes, individuals must be 18 years of age and live within the United States of America. Any individuals (including but not limited to employees, consultants, independent contractors, and interns) who have, within the past six months, performed services for either Ohio State University or any organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the contest or supplying the prize, and/or their respective parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, and immediate family and household members of such individuals, are not eligible to enter or play. “Immediate family members” shall mean parents, stepparents, children, stepchildren, siblings, stepsiblings, or spouses. “Household members” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months in one calendar year.
How to enter: (I) Entries are submitted automatically when a user purchases a Monthly or Annual Buckeye Vision subscription on Ohiostatebuckeyes.com between the dates of June 1, 2010 and June 30, 2010. Or (II) Send a postcard with your Name, Address, Telephone Number and Email Address to Ohio State Sweepstakes Entry, c/o OhioStateBuckeyes.com, 501 Fawcett Center, 5400 Olentany River Road, Columbus, OH, 43210. All write in entries must be postmarked by June 30, 2010. All sweepstakes entries become the property of Ohio State University and will not be returned and may be used by Ohio State University for any purpose and in any media in perpetuity.
How to win: The Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing conducted from all qualified entries on or about July 12, 2010. In the event that the original Grand Prize winner does not meet Official Rules or eligibility requirements, or he/she or parent or legal guardian forfeits the Grand Prize, Ohio State University will award prize to first alternate. Process will continue until Grand Prize is awarded.
All entries must be received on or before July 5, 2010 and postmarked no later than June 30, 2010. The selection will be held the week of July 12, 2010. Decision of the judges and Ohio State University is final. The grand prize winner will be notified by phone and/or mail and must meet all eligibility requirements. The grand prize winner shall have 5 business days to respond the phone and/or email notification. Should the selected winner not respond in the allotted time period, Ohio State University shall consider that person disqualified and start the alternate selection process. Process will continue until Grand Prize is awarded.
By entering, each contestant agrees to be bound by the rules. Ohio State University, its promotional agents and sweepstakes co-sponsors are not responsible for illegible, lost, delayed or misdirected mail, errors in faxes or shipments, busy phone signals, unreturned voicemail messages, unreturned email notifications, email notifications caught in SPAM filters or other forms of computer protection software or incomplete entries.
1 (One) Grand Prize winner will receive:
· Two (2) football tickets to the 2010 Home Opener vs. Marshall (9/2/2010)
· Parking Pass for the day of the game
· $25 in Concession Stand Vouchers
Approximate total value of the grand prize is $205.
The Grand Prize consists only of the items above and DOES NOT include lodging or travel to and from the game. By accepting the Grand Prize, the winner assumes all responsibility for him or herself as well as any guests that accompany them as it relates to the following activities: transportation to and from the game, lodging, the associated costs and liabilities that accompany these activities.
The Grand Prize is non-transferable. There may be no cash or other substitutions of prizes by winner. However, Ohio State University reserves the right to substitute similar prizes of equal or greater value in the event the above prize is unavailable for any reason. Individual, parent or legal guardian of winner is solely responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes with respect to entire prize.
Winner or Parent or legal guardian of Grand Prize winner must sign an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Indemnification Form (“the Form”) that : a) releases, indemnifies and holds harmless both Ohio State University, their parent, affiliated, subsidiary and successor companies, and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, and representatives, advertising agencies and promotional sponsors (collectively the “Release”) from and against any and all harm, expense, liability or injury that may be sustained relating to or arising from participation in the sweepstakes or acceptance or use of the prize; and b) authorizes the Releasee to use the winners’ names, likenesses, photographs, voices and biographical data for any purpose, in any media, unless prohibited by law.
Prize will not be released until Ohio State University receives all required documents. Failure of Grand Prize winner to return the Forms within the required timeframe will result in automatic forfeiture of any prizes and all such prizes shall be awarded to an alternate winner.
Unforeseen Events: Ohio State University reserves the right to change this sweepstakes at its sole discretion at any time that Ohio State University become aware of any circumstances or occurrence which would materially affect the sweepstakes security or fairness. Ohio State University reserves the right to announce any sweepstakes rules changes via Ohiostatebuckeyes.com. Ohio State University is not responsible for the inability of the winner to accept the prize for any reason.
List of Winners: For a copy of winner list, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Ohio State Sweepstakes Entry, c/o OhioStateBuckeyes.com, 501 Fawcett Center, 5400 Olentany River Road, Columbus, OH, 43210. In your request, state that you would like a copy of the “Ohio State Sweepstakes winners list” between June 1, 2010 through June 30, 2010.