The Ben’s Beginners Contest (Expired)
Enter The Ben’s Beginners Contest for a chance to win 1 of 5 $15,000 Checks, $30,000 to the Winner’s School, and a Celebration for the winner in their Hometown!
August 20, 2016
October 16, 2016
Must be: (i) above the age of majority in his/her state of residence; (ii) a parent or legal guardian of a child who is a student in Kindergarten through eighth grade at the time of entry and for the duration of the Contest (“Child”) and (iii) both Entrant and Entrant’s Child must be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States, including the District of Columbia.
Each entrant may submit only one (1) entry per child per day.
As explained below, the Sponsor will award a Grand Prize to five (5) of the Finalists. For the purposes of these Rules, the term “Grand Prize Winner” shall mean both the Entrant and the Entrant’s Child.
Each Grand Prize Winner will receive (i) a check for $15,000 and (ii) a check made out to the Child’s school to be used toward a cafeteria makeover valued at $30,000 and (iii) a celebration event in the Grand Prize Winner’s hometown. Specifically, the Grand Prize will include the following:
- A check for $15,000 made payable to the winning Grand Prize Entrant.
- A check made out to the winning Grand Prize Entrant’s Child’s school to be used toward a cafeteria “makeover,” including cafeteria supplies, cafeteria payroll, remodeling, POS systems, cafeteria décor, etc. valued at no more than $30,000. The funds will be used at the school’s discretion and not monitored by the Sponsor. In the event the winning Grand Prize Entrant’s Child is homeschooled as of the date of Entry into the Contest, the Sponsor will award the $30,000 school cafeteria makeover to a school in the winning Grand Prize Entrant’s Child’s region (as determined by Sponsor), including one affiliated with the homeschooled student or one that is underprivileged, as determined by the U.S. Department of Education’s Title I funding program.
- A celebration event in the Grand Prize Winner’s hometown, during which time the Grand Prize will be presented to the Grand Prize Winner. Please note: Grand Prize Winners will be expected to be present at a one-day hometown celebration event taking place on a date between the dates of November 22, 2016 – December 4, 2016. If both Entrant and Entrant’s Child are not able to be available for the event, then they are not eligible for Entry into the Contest.
- Optional media appearance(s) to recognize the Grand Prize Winners.
The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of each Grand Prize is $45,000. The total ARV of all Prizes: $225,000.