Start Date: June 9, 2014 at 12:00:00 AM PT
End Date: July 14, 2014 at 11:59:59 PM PT
Eligibility: You must have a valid email address, be 13 years of age or older and register for a Skype account. Account registration is free at www.skype.com. This Promotion is void in Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan and Syria and where prohibited by law. For additional details and eligibility, please see the full Official Rules.
To Enter: The nine (9) Skype Brand Ambassadors will share the savviest way they use Skype with their communities over Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, a blog post, Skype video message, and/or other methods. Each Brand Ambassador’s community will be asked to share their own “Skype Savvy” on Twitter and/or Instagram using hashtag #SkypeSavvyChallenge. A Skype Savvy includes any different/fun way to use Skype (i.e. using emoticons to tell a story or using Skype as a mirror). Some entries may be used by Sponsor for socializing and promotion purposes during the Contest period. Being selected for socializing and/or promotional purposes is unrelated to the judging and does not imply or guarantee selection as a prize winner in the Contest.
Keep in mind your Entry must be: 1) your original work; 2) must not have been previously published; and 3) must be suitable for all ages.
Entries may NOT contain, as determined by us, in our sole and absolute discretion, any content that:
b) is sexually explicit, unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group; profane or pornographic;
c) promotes alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco (or the use of any of the foregoing) or a particular political agenda;
d) defames, misrepresents or contains disparaging remarks about other people or companies;
e) contains trademarks, logos, or trade dress, without express written consent of the rights holder(s) or a reasonably apparent lawful basis for your use(s);
f) contains copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings, and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media) either without express written consent of the rights holder(s) or a reasonably apparent lawful basis for your use(s);
g) contains materials embodying the names, likenesses, voices, or other indicia identifying any person, including, without limitation, celebrities, look-alikes of celebrities, and/or other public or private figures, living or dead either without express written consent of the rights holder(s) or a reasonably apparent lawful basis for your use(s); and
h) communicates messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or good will to which we wish to associate; and/or violates any law.
Entry Limit? You may enter once per day as long as each entry is unique.
What are the Prizes?
Grand Prizes (9): A prize package valued at $100 USD based on the passion (i.e. beauty, fashion, film, food, etc.) of the Brand Ambassador with whom you shared your “Skype Savvy”. The contents of the prize will be chosen by the corresponding Skype Brand Ambassador. ARV: $100 USD each.
Maximum Total Approximate Retail Value of all Prizes is $21,000 USD.
When will the winners be determined? The Grand Prize winners will be determined on or about the week of July 16, 2014.
How will the winners be determined? Nine (9) winners, (provided a sufficient number of eligible entries are received) will be determined through the judging process. All eligible entries received will be judged by the nine (9) Skype Brand Ambassadors based on the following criteria (with associated % weightings as listed):
1. Creativity (50%)
2. Fun Factor (30%)
3. Originality (20%)
For more information on our Brand Ambassadors visit http://skypemoments.com/moment-makers.