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MSU Teacher of the Month Facebook Contest

Morehead State University Teacher of the Month Contest

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.

1. PROMOTION DATES

a. The Morehead State University Teacher of the Month Contest (“Promotion”) will begin at 12:00 (Noon) p.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on Friday, September 6, 2013 and end at 12:00 (Noon) p.m. ET on Friday, May 30, 2014. One (1) monthly winner will be selected the last Friday of each month (excluding November and December when a winner will be selected the second to last Friday due to Holidays) and notified the following Monday after the winner has been selected during the Promotion. The deadline for entries is 9:00 a.m. ET on the last Friday of each month (excluding November and December when a winner will be selected the second to last Friday due to Holidays) to be eligible for Friday’s monthly qualifying prize. [CONFIRM ALL IS CORRECT AND MAKE ANY CHANGES NEEDED BUT PLEASE BE CONSISTENT THROUGHOUT THE RULES IF YOU MAKE ANY CHANGES]

2. ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS

a. The Promotion is open to all legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia (except NY and FL) who are 14 years of age or older at the time of entry and who live in Kentucky in the following counties ANDERSON, BATH, BOURBON, BOYLE, CLARK, ESTILL, FAYETTE, FLEMING, FRANKLIN, GARRARD, JESSAMINE, LINCOLN, MADISON, MENIFEE, MERCER, MONTGOMERY, POWELL, ROCKCASTLE, ROWAN, RUSSELL, SCOTT, WOODFORD, MORGAN, BELL, FLOYD, HARLAN, JOHNSON, LETCHER, MARTIN, PIKE, BREATHITT, CLAY, JACKSON, KNOTT, KNOX, LAUREL, LEE, MAGOFFIN, OWSLEY, PERRY, PULASKI, WHITLEY, WOLFE, ADAIR, CLINTON, CUMBERLAND, ELLIOTT, GRANT, HENRY, LAWRENCE, LEWIS, MCCREARY, ROBERTSON, SHELBY, TAYLOR. Employees of WKYT-TV (the “Station”), its parent, subsidiary, and affiliated entities, its advertising agencies, participating sponsors/promotional partners, other broadcasting stations in the Lexington DMA, and the members of their immediate families (spouse, parents, siblings or children) or households (whether related or not) are ineligible to participate or win. This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void outside the United States, in NY and FL, as applicable, and where prohibited.

b. Only one winner per household is permitted in any Station-conducted contest/sweepstakes. Individuals may only win a Station-conducted contest/sweepstakes once every sixty (60) days.

c. [INCLUDE ANY OTHER RESTRICTIONS OR REQUIREMENTS SUCH AS SIGNING PARTICIPANT RELEASE, HOLDING VALID DRIVER’S LICENSE, ETC. AND PLEASE INCLUDE THIS LANGUAGE WHEN YOU STATE WINNERS (or their parents or legal guardians if under the age of majority) SINCE THIS PROMOTION IS OPEN TO MINORS]

d. Entrants are required to provide truthful information and the Station will reject and delete any entry that it discovers to be false or fraudulent. The Station will disqualify any entry from individuals who do not meet the eligibility requirements, and will also delete any entry as required by law.

3. ENTRY

To be eligible for the monthly qualifying prize, all Facebook entries must be received no later than 9:00 a.m. ET on the last Friday of each month (excluding November and December when a winner will be selected the second to last Friday due to Holidays) to be eligible for Friday’s monthly qualifying prize. All eligible non-winning Essay entries will remain in the prize pool until the Promotion ends.

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a. To participate in the Promotion, you may enter via the following method(s):

VIA ADMINISTRATION ON FACEBOOK – Visit the Station website at http://www.wkyt.com/contests and click on the link to the Morehead State University Facebook page. If you have not already “LIKED” the Morehead State University Facebook page, you must “LIKE” the Morehead State University Facebook page before you can enter the Promotion. Once you have “LIKED” the Morehead State University Facebook page, click on the Promotion entry form on the Station Facebook page and enter the requested information, which may include nominee and the nominated teacher’s first name and last name, nominee’s complete postal address (street, city, state, and zip code), nominee’s email address, telephone number for nominee and nominated teacher , nominee’s date of birth, and to upload and submit a teacher (e.g., elementary, high school, and/or college) [CONFIRM ALL IS CORRECT AND ACCURATE AS TO WHAT THE FORM WILL ALLOW ENTRANTS TO INPUT – WASN’T SURE HOW YOU WOULD NOTIFY NOMINATED TEACHER SO I ADDED ADDITIONAL LANGUAGE - PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ADJUST AS NEEDED AND BE CONSISTENT THROUGHOUT THE PROMOTION IF YOU MAKE CHANGES] whom they believe deserves to win along with a short essay of 100-500 words of why they deserve to win the contest (“Essay”). Essays should be in [SPECIFY FILE SIZE OR FORMAT FOR ESSAY SUBMISSION, IF ANY AND THEN DELETE THIS LINE] Each Essay will be judged on the following criteria: [INSERT JUDGING CRITERIA HERE (e.g., creativity and originality) PLEASE SPECIFY] and will be judged by the Morehead State University panel of judges.

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b. This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. By submission of an entry, an entrant releases Facebook from any responsibility or liability for the Promotion’s administration, prizes or promotion. You are providing entry information to WKYT-TV and not to Facebook.

This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Apple, Inc. By submission of an entry, an entrant releases Apple, Inc. from any responsibility or liability for the Promotion’s administration, prizes or promotion.

c. The user submitted Essay must be the entrant’s original, creative work, and must not be protected by copyright; each entrant must have the right to submit it. The Essay may not defame or invade publicity rights or privacy of any person, living or deceased, or otherwise infringe upon any person’s personal or proprietary rights including but not limited to copyrights or trademarks. The Essay must not contain copyrighted materials or any other materials that may be restricted, prohibited or outlawed by federal, state or local laws. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any entry if such entry’s associated Essay contains illegal, indecent or otherwise offensive material, or if such Essay contains any material whose content is deemed at the sole discretion of the Sponsor to be unsuitable for public display, broadcast, or posting on the Sponsor’s website (i.e., entries must be radio/tv clean). Entries that do not comply with these rules will not be eligible for the competition.

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c. Only (1) entry per person. For entry via Facebook, only one (1) entry per Facebook account is permitted. All Facebook entries must be received at 9:00 a.m. ET on the following Fridays: September 27, 2013, October 25, 2013, November 22, 2013, December 20, 2013, January 24, 2014, February 21, 2014, March 28, 2014, and April 25, 2014 in order to be eligible for Friday’s monthly qualifying prize (each Friday selection shall be deemed a “Monthly Qualifying Prize”).[CONFIRM ALL IS CORRECT AND BE CONSISTENT THROUGHOUT THE PROMOTION IF YOU MAKE CHANGES]

4. PRIZES

a. Eight (8) Monthly Qualifying Prizes will be awarded in the Promotion. Each month starting in September 2013 and ending April 2014 Morehead State University panel of judges will review and select one (1) winner the last Friday of each month, except for November and December because of Holidays based on [INSERT THE SAME JUDGING CRITERIA YOU MENTIONED ABOVE]. One (1) Monthly Qualifying Prize winner will receive one (1) $100 gift card from Wal-Mart. [SPECIFY ANY RESTRICTIONS OF USE AND EXPIRATION DATE] Eight (8) winners (one (1) winner a month) will be selected from September 2013 to April 2014. The Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of each Monthly Qualifying Prize is 100.00. The nominated teacher(s) will be awarded the Monthly Qualifying Prize.

b. Two (2) Grand Prize winners will be awarded in the Promotion. On Friday, May 30, 2014 the Morehead State University panel of judges will review and select one (1) Grand Prize winner from among all eight (8) Qualifying Prize winners based on [INSERT THE SAME JUDGING CRITERIA MENTIONED ABOVE] . The nominated teacher and nominee will each be awarded a Grand Prize. The Grand Prize is two (2) Apple iPad [SPECIFY DETAILS (e.g., model number, type, wi-fi, etc.,)] The ARV of each Grand Prize is 499.00. [CONFIRM ALL IS CORRECT AND MAKE ANY ADJUSTMENTS AS NEEDED – BE CONSISTENT THROUGHOUT THE PROMOTION IF YOU MAKE CHANGES]

c. All Prize winners will be solely responsible for all taxes and all other fees and expenses not specified herein associated with the receipt and use of the Prize. The Prize is awarded as is. The gift card will be subject to the terms and conditions as set forth by the issuer of the gift card. Gift cards are not refundable or transferable, and may not be substituted or exchanged for cash or credit at any time. Lost or stolen gift cards will not be replaced.

d. There is no substitution, transfer, or cash equivalent for prizes, except that the Station may, at its sole discretion, substitute prizes of comparable value or cash. The prizes are expressly limited to the item(s) listed above and do not include taxes, gratuities or any other expenses. Other restrictions may apply.

5. WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION

a. Decisions of Morehead State University management with respect to the Promotion are final.

b. A total of eight (8) Monthly Qualifying Prize winners will be selected on the following dates and times mentioned below during the Promotion and will be notified of winning the following Monday.

(i) On Friday, September 27, 2013 at approximately 12:00 (Noon) p.m. ET Morehead State University will judge each entrant’s Essay based on [INSERT THE SAME JUDGING CRITERIA MENTIONED ABOVE] and pick one (1) winner to win a Monthly Qualifying Prize and be entered for a chance to win the Grand Prize.

(ii) On Friday, October 25, 2013 at approximately 12:00 (Noon) p.m. ET Morehead State University will judge each entrant’s Essay based on [INSERT THE SAME JUDGING CRITERIA MENTIONED ABOVE] and pick one (1) winner to win a Monthly Qualifying Prize and be entered for a chance to win the Grand Prize

(iii) On Friday, November 22, 2013 at approximately 12:00 (Noon) p.m. ET Morehead State University will judge each entrant’s Essay based on [INSERT THE SAME JUDGING CRITERIA MENTIONED ABOVE] and pick one (1) winner to win a Monthly Qualifying Prize and be entered for a chance to win the Grand Prize.

(iv) On Friday, December 20, 2013 at approximately 12:00 (Noon) p.m. ET Morehead State University will judge each entrant’s Essay based on [INSERT THE SAME JUDGING CRITERIA MENTIONED ABOVE] and pick one (1) winner to win a Monthly Qualifying Prize and be entered for a chance to win the Grand Prize.

(v) On Friday, January 24, 2014 at approximately 12:00 (Noon) p.m. ET Morehead State University will judge each entrant’s Essay based on [INSERT THE SAME JUDGING CRITERIA MENTIONED ABOVE] and pick one (1) winner to win a Monthly Qualifying Prize and be entered for a chance to win the Grand Prize.

(vi) On Friday, February 21, 2014 at approximately 12:00 (Noon) p.m. ET Morehead State University will judge each entrant’s Essay based on [INSERT THE SAME JUDGING CRITERIA MENTIONED ABOVE] and pick one (1) winner to win a Monthly Qualifying Prize and be entered for a chance to win the Grand Prize.

(vii) On Friday, March 28, 2014 at approximately 12:00 (Noon) p.m. ET Morehead State University will judge each entrant’s Essay based on [INSERT THE SAME JUDGING CRITERIA MENTIONED ABOVE] and pick one (1) winner to win a Monthly Qualifying Prize and be entered for a chance to win the Grand Prize.

(viii) On Friday, April 25, 2014 at approximately 12:00 (Noon) p.m. ET Morehead State University will judge each entrant’s Essay based on [INSERT THE SAME JUDGING CRITERIA MENTIONED ABOVE] and pick one (1) winner to win a Monthly Qualifying Prize and be entered for a chance to win the Grand Prize.

[SPECIFY FOR ALL MONTHLY QUALIFYING PRIZES AWARDED ABOVE WHAT HAPPENS IF THERE IS A TIE (e.g., suggested tie breaking method only - In the event of a tie, Morehead State University will select a winner in a random drawing from the tied entrants)]

All decisions are in the sole and absolute discretion of Morehead State University. [CONFIRM]

c. On Friday, May 30, 2014 the Morehead State University panel of judges will review and select one (1) Grand Prize winner from among all eight (8) Qualifying Prize winners based on [INSERT THE SAME JUDGING CRITERIA MENTIONED ABOVE].

d. The odds of winning a Monthly Qualifying Prize or the Grand Prize depend on the number of entries received.

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e. Winner does not need to listen/watch or be present to win. [CONFIRM OR ADJUST AS NEEDED]

f. After the Morehead State University Judging panel has picked the Grand Prize winner a representative from WKYT-TV will call the Grand Prize winner and nominee immediately following the selection on Friday, May 30, 2014. [CONFIRM THIS IS CORRECT AND BE CONSISTENT THROUGHOUT THE PROMOTION IF YOU MAKE CHANGES] Winner(s) (or their parents or legal guardians if under the age of majority) must execute and return any required affidavit of eligibility and/or liability/publicity release within ten (10) days of notification attempt or winner will be disqualified and the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner(s) may be chosen by Morehead State University Judging panel in its sole discretion. If a potential winner(s) cannot be contacted, fails to complete, sign and return the required affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release within the required time period, or if a prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner(s) will be disqualified and will forfeit the prize.

g. Unless otherwise specified in the prize notification, all prizes or prize certificates may be picked up at the office of the Station at the address below. The winner(s) will forfeit any prize or prize certificate not claimed within thirty (30) days of winning. Prize or prize certificates will not be mailed to the winner(s) without the winner’s or winners’ prior written consent in which the winner(s) shall agree to assume its risk of loss. The Station, its sponsor(s), or promotional partner(s) are not responsible for the safe arrival of a prize or prize certificate.

6. CONDITIONS

a. Payments of all federal, state and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the winner(s). Winner(s) (or their parents or legal guardians if under the age of majority) will be required to complete and submit an IRS Form W-9 or the equivalent including a winner’s full Social Security Number for receipt of any prize valued at $600 or more or for any prizes awarded by the Station in a calendar year with an aggregate value of $600 or more. Failure to submit a complete W-9 or equivalent will result in disqualification and forfeiture of the prize.

b. Participating in the Promotion and acceptance of prize constitutes a winner’s and guest’s (where applicable or their parents or legal guardians if under the age of majority) permission for the Station or its agents to photograph, film and record each winner, and to use his/her name, address (city and state), likeness, photograph, voice, biographical information and/or any statements made by him/her regarding the Promotion or its sponsors for purposes of trade, publicity or promotion without additional financial or other compensation, and, where legal, to sign a publicity release confirming such consent prior to acceptance of the prize. A guest or travel companion will be required (when applicable) to sign a separate release.

c. Prior to awarding any prize or prize certificate, and depending on the nature of the prize and eligibility requirements of the Promotion, the Station in its sole discretion will require verification of Promotion winner’s or winners’ identification by a showing of valid government-issued photo identification. By participating and/or accepting a prize, entrants, winner(s) and guests (if applicable or their parents or legal guardians if under the age of majority) agree to release and hold harmless the Station, its sponsor(s) and promotional partner(s), its advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliated entities, and the officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents, representatives, successors, and assigns of each of them (collectively, the “Released Parties”) harmless against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize or participation in the Promotion. The Station will also require eligible Promotion winner(s) and their guests or travel companions, if any (as well as each of their parent(s) or legal guardian(s), if winner(s), guest(s) or travel companion(s) are under the age of majority in their state of residence), to sign a liability release confirming such consent. It is the responsibility of the winner(s) to ensure that their guest(s) or travel companion(s) sign and return to the Station any required release.

d. The Station, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person (and all of their entries) from this Promotion if he or she tampers with the entry process, the operation of the Promotion, or the operation of the Station’s web channel or is otherwise in violation of the rules. The Station further reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, terminate or suspend the Promotion, or any part of it, if it is not capable of completion as planned or if any fraud, technical failures or any factor beyond the Station’s control, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention or technical failures of any sort, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Promotion as determined by the Station in is sole discretion. Any attempt by an entrant or any person to deliberately damage any station web channel or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Promotion may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, the Station reserves the right to seek full prosecution and/or damages from any such individual to the fullest extent permitted by law. The Station’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of this provision. If due to circumstances beyond the control of the Station, any competition or prize-related event or travel is delayed, rescheduled, postponed or cancelled, the Station reserves the right, but not the obligation, to modify, terminate, suspend or cancel the Promotion and shall not be required to award a substitute prize.

e. The Released Parties are not responsible for (i) typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering or the administration of the Promotion, or in the announcement of a prize; (ii) entries not received due to difficulty accessing the internet, service outage or delays, computer difficulties, malfunctions, disconnections, other technological failures, telephone service outages, delays, dropped calls, or busy signals, or any other difficulties that may prevent an individual from sending or receiving a text message; or (iii) lost, stolen, mangled, misdirected, postage due, illegible, incomplete, incorrect, or late entries. Further, the Released Parties are not responsible if any part of a Promotion prize that cannot be awarded due to acts of god, acts of war, natural disasters, weather, acts of terrorism or other factors beyond the Station’s control.

f. To obtain a copy of the Official Rules or a list of winner(s) following completion of the Promotion (please specify which), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope (VT residents may omit return postage) specifying “Official Rules” or “Winner List” to Morehead State University Teacher of the Month Contest Winner List or Official Rules Request, WKYT-TV 2851 Winchester Rd., Lexington KY 40509. A copy of the Official Rules and a list of winner(s) (when complete) are also available during regular business hours at the main studio of WKYT-TV 2851 Winchester Rd., Lexington KY 40509. All such requests must be received within thirty (30) days following completion of the Promotion.

7. TERMS OF USE AGREEMENT & PRIVACY POLICY

a. By use of this web channel and by entering this Promotion, you agree to the Station’s Terms of Use Agreement and to the use of your personal information as described in the Privacy Policy located at: http://www.wkyt.com/legalverbiage/headlines/158509635.html.

Sponsor: Morehead State University, 150 University Blvd. Morehead, KY 40351

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