Make a video about the perils of gang life, get seen by the masses, go viral – but there are rules you have to follow along the way.
Entrants will create a video with an anti-gang message and upload it to their personal YouTube account. After it has been uploaded to YouTube, entrants will visit the Contest Website and complete and submit the entry form. The entry form must include a link to the video on their YouTube account. The judges will select ten (10) finalists (the “Finalists”), based on the judging criteria defined below, to attend an event to be held at the CBC studios on February 15, 2011 where each of the Finalists videos will be viewed. The judges will also announce the Grand Prize Winners at the event on February 15, 2011
To be eligible for this Contest, an individual must:
(a) be a legal resident of the province of British Columbia; and
(b) any entrant under the age of majority must have a parent or legal guardian sign on their behalf all necessary documentation in respect of this Contest, including entry forms and releases.
(a) On or about February 15, 2011 in Vancouver, BC, one (1) entrant with the highest number of views of their video on YouTube will be selected from all eligible entries received during the Contest Period. Each entrant shall be eligible to win only one (1) Prize. The odds of being selected as a potential winner are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received by the Sponsors. Before being declared a Winner, the selected entrant shall be required to correctly answer, without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise, a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question to be administered during a pre-arranged telephone call or by e-mail, to comply with the Contest Rules and sign and return the Release (described below).
(a) Fan Favourite Prize. There is one (1) fan favourite prize (the “Fan Favourite Prize”) available to be won by the Fan Favourite Prize winner (the “Fan Favourite Prize Winner”) whose video receives the most views on YouTube during the Contest Period. The Fan Favourite Prize consists of a Two Hundred Fifty Dollar cash prize.
(b) Finalists. Ten (10) Finalists, as selected by the judges in their sole discretion, will be invited to attend an event to be held at the CBC studios in Vancouver on February 15, 2011 with the other Finalists where the Sponsors will play each of the Finalists videos and announce the Grand Prize Winners.
(c) Grand Prizes. There are three (3) grand prizes (the “Grand Prizes”) available to be won by the Grand Prize winners (the “Grand Prize Winners”) each consisting of: (a) a One Thousand Dollar cash prize; (b) an invitation to attend an event to be held at the CBC studios in Vancouver on February 15, 2011 with the other Finalists where the Sponsors will play each of the Finalists videos and announce the Grand Prize Winners; and (c) the opportunity to spend a day with a CBC producer on dates and at times as selected by the Sponsors in their sole discretion.
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