Contest Rules

iPlege Fund Drive Contest Rules

An iPad Mini Giveaway

Wednesday October 15 – Saturday, October 25 2014

Winners:

Jeffrey Korff
Barbara Batrano
Leo & Sheila Hourihan
Michelle Sussmann
Pauline Quirk
Kim Lange
Mark Teitelbaum



  1. Eligibility.  The contest is open to anyone 18 years of age or older, except employees of, and persons under contract to, the University of Massachusetts Amherst; members of the NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO Foundation, Inc. and its employees, and immediate family members of all individuals in the preceding groups. (All references to “NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO” herein include radio stations WFCR, WNNZ(AM), WNNZ-FM, WNNU, and all associated translator stations.)
  2. Entry.  To enter, call 1-800-639-8850 to speak to a representative or go online to NEPR.net to enter your information on the form provided there, during the hours when the contest is open: 12:00 a.m. – 11:59 p.m. on October 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, and 24, 2014, and from 12:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 25, 2014. Separate winners for each day within that period will be drawn.No pledge of a donation (or purchase) is necessary to enter. To enter without pledging, select “enter me in the drawing only” when you click on the entry form, or inform the telephone representative.Eligible sustaining partners of New England Public Radio are automatically included in the drawing.Only one entry per person is allowed during each day of the eleven (11) contest days. Multiple entries by one person from different e-mail addresses will be disqualified. NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO is not responsible for late, lost or misdirected mail, technological errors, failures of the telephone or computer systems, and/or printing errors in any advertisement, entry form or the rules.
  3. Prize.  During the “iPledge Fall Fund Drive,” NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO will give away one iPad Mini computer each day to the winner drawn for that day, for a total of eleven (11) iPad Minis for the whole contest.Approximate value: $250 each
  4. Awarding the Prize. The winner will be drawn and announced by 10:00 a.m. on the weekday following each of the individual contest days. The odds of winning depend on the number of qualified entries received. Winners will be chosen by random drawing. NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO reserves the right to award any prizes that are not claimed by November 25, 2014, to an alternate winner chosen in the same manner as the initial selectee.
  5. Claiming the Prize. To claim a prize, winners must execute and return an affidavit of eligibility and a liability/publicity release to NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO by November 25, 2014. NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO reserves the right to award any prizes that are not claimed by that date to an alternate winner chosen in the same manner as the initial selectee. Any prize or prize certificate not claimed by November 25, 2014 (or in the case of an alternate winner, within thirty (30) days of his or her selection) will be forfeited by the winner. All prizes will be mailed to the winner following the contest. When the prize is mailed to the winner, it will be with the prior written consent of the winner, and the winner assumes the risk of its arrival. NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO is not responsible for the safe arrival of a prize.
  6. General. All prizes will be awarded. Any and all taxes on the prizes are the sole responsibility of the winners. The prizes may not be transferred without NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO’s permission, and any transferee must be an eligible entrant under these rules. NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO may substitute a prize of like value for the prize described herein, in NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO’s sole discretion. The winner may not substitute another prize for the prize described herein, nor redeem the prize for cash. NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO reserves the right to make changes in the rules of the contest which will become effective upon announcement. Prize winners must execute and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release by November 25, 2014 (or if an alternate, within thirty (30) days of his or her selection). Offer subject to federal, state and local regulations and laws and is void where taxed, restricted or prohibited. By entering, participants agree to these rules and the decisions of the judges and expressly consent to the use of their name, photograph or likeness for advertising this and similar promotions of NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO without compensation. Winners shall agree to hold NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO, the University of Massachusetts (its licensee), the NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO Foundation, Inc., and the officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives of each of them harmless against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize or contest.
  7. Prize Winners.  For a list of prize winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by November 25, 2014 to Katie Wright, NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO, Hampshire House, 131 County Circle, Amherst, MA 01003.
  8. Rules.  For a copy of the official rules, please send a self-addressed, stamped, envelope (Vermont residents may omit stamp) to: Katie Wright, NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO, Hampshire House, 131 County Circle, Amherst, MA 01003.

iPlege Fund Drive Contest Rules

Disney Saratoga Springs Giveaway

October 19, 2014

Winner:

Timothy Hanley



  1. Eligibility.  The contest is open to anyone 18 years of age or older, except employees of, and persons under contract to, the University of Massachusetts Amherst; members of the NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO Foundation, Inc. and its employees, employees of the Walt Disney Company and immediate family members of all individuals in the preceding groups. (All references to “NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO” (herein include radio stations WFCR, WNNZ(AM), WNNZ-FM, WNNU, WNNI and all associated translator stations).
  2. Entry.  To enter, call 1-800-639-8850 to speak to a representative or go online to NEPR.net to enter your information on the form provided there, during the hours when the contest is open: 12:00 a.m. – 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, October 19, 2014.No pledge of a donation (or purchase) is necessary to enter. To enter without pledging, select “enter me in the drawing only” when you click on the entry form, or inform the telephone representative.Eligible sustaining partners of New England Public Radio are automatically included in the drawing.Only one entry per person is allowed during the contest. Multiple entries by one person from different e-mail addresses will be disqualified. NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO is not responsible for late, lost or misdirected mail, technological errors, failures of the telephone or computer systems, and/or printing errors in any advertisement, entry form or the rules.
  3. Prize.  During the “Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa Sunday” contest (12:00 a.m. (midnight) to 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, October 19, 2014), NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO will give away a three (3) night stay at Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa. There is no expiration date to redeem this prize. Lodging is in a two bedroom kitchen unit available to NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO by its owner for this contest. The prize includes lodging in the unit only, and does not cover any other expenses, such as, for example, meals and travel.Approximate value: $1890
  4. Awarding the Prize. . The winner will be drawn and announced by 10:00 a.m. on Monday, October 20, 2014. The odds of winning depend on the number of qualified entries received. Winners will be chosen by random drawing. NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO reserves the right to award any prizes that are not claimed by November 20, 2014, to an alternate winner chosen in the same manner as the initial selectee.
  5. Claiming the Prize. To claim a prize, winners must execute and return an affidavit of eligibility and a liability/publicity release to NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO by November 20, 2014. NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO reserves the right to award any prizes that are not claimed by that date to an alternate winner chosen in the same manner as the initial selectee. Any prize or prize certificate not claimed by November 20, 2014 (or in the case of an alternate winner, within thirty (30) days of his or her selection) will be forfeited by the winner. All prizes will be mailed to the winner following the contest. When the prize is mailed to the winner, it will be with the prior written consent of the winner, and the winner assumes the risk of its arrival. NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO is not responsible for the safe arrival of a prize.
  6. General. All prizes will be awarded. Any and all taxes on the prizes are the sole responsibility of the winners. The prizes may not be transferred without NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO’s permission, and any transferee must be an eligible entrant under these rules. NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO may substitute a prize of like value for the prize described herein, in NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO’s sole discretion. The winner may not substitute another prize for the prize described herein, nor redeem the prize for cash. NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO reserves the right to make changes in the rules of the contest which will become effective upon announcement. Prize winners must execute and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release by November 20, 2014 (or if an alternate, within thirty (30) days of his or her selection). Offer subject to federal, state and local regulations and laws and is void where taxed, restricted or prohibited. By entering, participants agree to these rules and the decisions of the judges and expressly consent to the use of their name, photograph or likeness for advertising this and similar promotions of NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO without compensation. Winners shall agree to hold NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO, the University of Massachusetts (its licensee), the NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO Foundation, Inc., and the officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives of each of them harmless against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize or contest.
  7. Prize Winners.  For a list of prize winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by November 20, 2014 to Katie Wright, NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO, 1525 Main Street, Springfield, MA 01103.
  8. Rules.  . For a copy of the official rules, please send a self-addressed, stamped, envelope (Vermont residents may omit stamp) to: Katie Wright, NEW ENGLAND PUBLIC RADIO,1525 Main Street, Springfield, MA 01103.