The 5th GotScholarship Give Away - it is all about more for you...

We heard you, more students need more scholarship dollars. Our 5th GotScholarship has an exciting change - we will be offering a US $20,000 scholarship every quarter so more winners will be helped to reach their educational goals.

We keep it simple. The scholarship is easy and free to enter. The winner is selected by a random drawing. There are no GPA, financial need or essay requirements.

Open to all fields of study, the US $20,000 must be used for “educational expenses”, this includes: tuition, fees, books, supplies, equipment required for study, contribution to a 529 Plan, a prepaid college program (US only), or towards repayment of outstanding student loans. In addition, the GotScholarship $20K Give Away is transferable, and virtually anyone 18 years old or older is eligible to participate.

And more good news, at GotChosen - we respect your privacy. We will never sell your data to anyone, ever.

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  • Open to United States and international students and alumni. New York residents are not eligible to participate.
  • No GPA, No Essay - No Long Forms to Fill - Just Register and Apply!
  • Sponsors increase your chances of winning.
  • This is not a loan and there is no payback. This is a FREE scholarship.
  • Privacy Disclosure: We respect your privacy. We will never sell your data to anyone, ever.
  • Deadline: June 30, 2014.
  • NO FEE, AND NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.

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How Can I Increase My Chances Of Winning?

The answer is getting sponsors. Every sponsor equals another entry for you to win the GotScholarship $20K Give Away.

Who can be a sponsor? Anyone 18 years or older.

How can someone sponsor me? It’s free and simple. Look for details on the "How To Sponsor" tab

How do I ask for sponsors? It’s very easy! Just share your “Sponsor URL” link with your family and friends.

How do I find my “Sponsor URL” link? First, log into your GotChosen account and apply for the $20K scholarship, then look for your “Sponsor URL” link under the “My Scholarship Panel”.

How do I share my “Sponsor URL” link? Copy your “Sponsor URL” link then share with your family and friends over email or on your favorite social networking websites.

Hint: Tell everyone you know and ask them to tell everyone they know. There is no limit on the number of sponsors you can have and every sponsor is an additional chance for you to win!

Who is Eligible for the $40K Scholarship?

  • College students
  • Anyone with current student loan debt
  • Graduate students
  • Parents of students
  • Relatives of students
  • Friends of students
  • Public school students
  • Private school students
  • Technical school students
  • Vocational school students
  • Virtually Anyone!

Sponsoring:

Sponsors enable participants to have more chances to win the scholarship. There is no cost or financial obligation to be a sponsor. Registration is required to authenticate entries.

There are three ways to sponsor someone:

  1. Use the search field below to find the person you wish to sponsor. When their profile loads, click on the “Sponsor Me!” button.
  2. Log into your profile page, type in the e-mail address of the person you wish to sponsor in the “Search Members to Sponsor” field. When their profile loads, click on the “Sponsor Me!” button.
  3. Respond to an e-mail or social networking post from someone inviting you to sponsor them.

Sponsoring Bonus: The GotScholarship $20K Give Away is transferable so if you choose to apply for the scholarship and win you have the option to transfer the winnings to the person you are sponsoring (must be 18 years or older).

5th GotScholarship Give Away Rules and Regulations

Highlights:

  • The US $20,000 transferable prize must be used for educational expenses.
  • No purchase is required.
  • Entrants must be 18 years or older.
  • A valid email address must be entered in your GotChosen’s Registration page for prize notification.

Eligibility:

  • The GotChosen Scholarship Drawing is open to United States* and international students and anyone with outstanding student loans, 18 years or older.
  • There is no cost to enter, and eligibility is not based on financial need or academic performance.
  • Employees of GotChosen, Inc., their respective parents, immediate family members, and persons living in the households of each of these individuals, whether related or not, are ineligible for this drawing. 
  • The drawing is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations, and the drawing or any offers herein is void where prohibited or restricted by law. 

The GotScholarship $20K Give Away is open from April 1, 2014 to June 30, 2014, 11:59 PM, Eastern Standard Time.

A random drawing from among all eligible entries received will be conducted in the U.S. under the direction of an independent audit. The name of the winner will be announced by July 31, 2014 at http://www.gotchosen.com.

To Enter:

Existing GotChosen members simply need to Login, and click the “Apply” button in the “My Scholarship Panel” for the GotScholarship $20K Give Away scholarship.

New visitors to GotChosen must complete an on-line registration and then click on the “Apply” button in the “My Scholarship Panel” for the GotScholarship $20K Give Away scholarship.

Participants, who do not have access to the internet, see instructions below for details on how to mail in a registration form. A valid email address is required to qualify for the GotChosen the GotScholarship $20K Give Away scholarship**.

By completing and submitting the registration, participants acknowledge and agree to the Rules and Regulations herein and to GotChosen’s Privacy Policy.

Additional Entries

Asking for sponsors: Participants may increase their chances of winning by inviting family and friends to register and sponsor them by sharing their “Sponsor URL” link. A participant receives an additional entry each time someone sponsors them.

Sponsoring a participant: Sponsors must be registered and the participant to be sponsored must also be registered and have applied for the scholarship.

  • You can only sponsor one person, but you may be sponsored by an unlimited number of persons.
  • A person cannot sponsor himself or herself.

Odds of winning

The winner of the drawing will receive a US $20,000 scholarship.  There will only be one winner.  The actual odds will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received prior to 11:59 PM Eastern Time on June 30, 2014.  Each eligible entry will have an equal chance of winning.  

Prize Restrictions

  • Scholarship funds must be used educational purposes, such as tuition, fees, books, supplies, equipment required for study, contribution to a 529 plan or prepaid college program (US only), or towards repayment of outstanding student loans.
  • The prize is transferable and must be used for educational expenses or payment of outstanding student loan (person must be 18 years or older).
  • The US $20,000 scholarship will be issued in one US $10,000 installment per year for four consecutive years (the winner must provide proof of legitimate educational expenditure from the prior year’s installment in order to receive a subsequent installment).
  • If prize notification email is undeliverable, the prize will be awarded to an alternative winner. 
  • The winners’ name will be posted on http://www.gotchosen.com.  All information provided by eligible entrants will be verified.
  • All federal, state, and local taxes and any other costs and expenses not specifically stated herein as being awarded are the winner’s sole responsibility.
  • GotChosen reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time.

Prize Notification

The winner will be notified by email only. A valid email address is required in your profile page. Instructions will be provided either to the winner or to a transferee/recipient designated by the winner. The winner (or transferee) will be required to provide picture identification, sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release, and (where not prohibited by law) a Publicity Release to be awarded the prize. In the event of noncompliance with the Official Rules, or the prize notification is unclaimed within 5 calendar days of the date of the first notification attempt, or if any of the prize notifications are returned as undeliverable, the prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner.

Additional Terms

By participating, registrants agree to: (a.) the Official Rules and the decisions of GotChosen, Inc. which shall be final in all respects; and (b.) release, discharge, indemnify, and hold harmless GotChosen, Inc., their respective trustee, financial institutions, and promotion agencies, the respective officers, directors, agents, and employees of the aforementioned entities (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from any liability, claims, or damages arising out of their participation in the GotChosen drawing and the acceptance, use, misuse, or possession of any prize.

By accepting the prize, the winner agrees to, where legal, GotChosen, Inc. and its designees’ use of his/her name and/or likeness for publicity purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known without compensation and hereby provides consent to such use. As a condition of entering the GotChosen drawing, participant agrees that a.) Under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages; b.) All causes of action arising out of or connected with this drawing, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and c.) Any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorney’s fees.

Limitation of Liability

Released Parties are not responsible for printing, typographical, human or other errors in any GotChosen-related materials; for stolen, lost, late, misdirected, damages, incomplete, illegible, or postage-due mail or entries; or for transactions that are processed late or incorrectly, or are lost due to computer or electronic malfunction or human error. GotChosen, Inc. reserves the right to cancel, suspend or modify the drawing and award the prize from among all eligible non-suspect entries received prior to action taken if fraud or technical failures or other events compromise the integrity of the drawing as determined by GotChosen, Inc. in its sole discretion. The drawing is governed by the laws of the State of Florida for the resolution of all claims and disputes.

Winner’s Name

The name of the winner will be announced by July 31, 2014 at http://www.gotchosen.com. This drawing is sponsored and administered by GotChosen, Inc., 12472 Lake Underhill Road #397, Orlando, FL 32828.

CONSUMER DISCLOSURE:  NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.

* Excluding residents of New York State

**Participants, who do not have access to the internet may hand-print or type (in English only) their name, e-mail address, date of birth, street address, city, state, zip, phone number on a 3” x 5” card and mail it in a first-class stamped envelope to:

GotChosen $20K Give Away Contest
12472 Lake Underhill Road #397
Orlando, FL 32828 USA

All mail in registrations must be postmarked no later than June 30, 2014 at 11:59 PM. Incomplete mail in registrations will be disregarded and you WILL NOT be eligible to participate in this drawing. GotChosen is not responsible for mailing costs. A valid email address is required to qualify for the GotScholarship $20K Give Away.

Glossary

Visitor:  (1) An individual with access only to the public portions of the website. (2)  Also, an individual who does not register on the website.

Registered Member (same as “User”): An individual who registers on the site, but who has not necessarily applied to or enrolled in any GotChosen, Inc., drawing or contest.

Participant: An individual who has successfully applied to or enrolled in one or more GotChosen, Inc. drawings or contests.

Who is GOTCHOSEN?

GotChosen is an innovative startup in multimedia technology, advertising, and business development headquartered in Orlando, Florida. We are developing our proprietary technologies based on choice and privacy. Our technologies will provide an unparalleled informational exchange experience for users in ways that build new levels of involvement, brand loyalty, and profitability. Its proprietary technologies will begin to be rolled out in 2014.

What is the GotScholarship $20K Give Away drawing?

Through the drawing, GotChosen will award one (1) very lucky winner a US $20,000 SCHOLARSHIP. Funds must be used for “educational expenses”; tuition, fees, books, supplies, equipment required for study, contribution to a 529 Plan or prepaid college program (US only), or towards repayment of outstanding student loans. This is not a loan and there is no payback. The GotScholarship $40K Give Away is a FREE Scholarship.

How do I enter the GotScholarship $20K Give Away drawing?

Existing GotChosen members simply need to Login, and click the “Apply” button in the “My Scholarship Panel” for the GotScholarship $20K Give Away scholarship.

New visitors to GotChosen must complete an on-line registration and then click on the “Apply” button in the “My Scholarship Panel” for the GotScholarship $20K Give Away scholarship.

Participants, who do not have access to the internet, see instructions below for details on how to mail in a registration form. A valid email address is required to qualify for the GotChosen the $20K Give Away scholarship**.

How do I increase my chances to win?

By inviting EVERYONE you know to sponsor you. Every sponsor equals another entry for you to win the GotScholarship $20K Give Away.

To be sponsored, you must register, and also have applied for the scholarship. To increase your chances of winning, invite your family and friends to register and sponsor you by sharing your “Sponsor URL” link.

How do I find my “Sponsor URL” link?

Log into your GotChosen account and look for your “Sponsor URL” link under the “My Scholarship Panel”.

How do I share my “Sponsor URL” link?

Copy your “Sponsor URL” link then share with your family and friends over email or on your favorite social networking websites.

How do I sponsor a participant?

There are three ways to sponsor someone:

  1. Click here and use the “Search Members to Sponsor” field to find the person you wish to sponsor. When their profile loads, click on the “Sponsor Me!” button.
  2. Log into your profile page, type in the e-mail address of the person you wish to sponsor in the “Search Members to Sponsor” field. When their profile loads, click on the “Sponsor Me!” button.
  3. Respond to an e-mail or social networking post from someone inviting you to sponsor them.

To sponsor someone, you must be registered and the person you sponsor must also be registered and have applied for the scholarship.  You can only sponsor one person, but you may be sponsored by an unlimited number of persons. A person cannot sponsor himself or herself.

How do I win?

All you have to do is register and apply for the GotScholarship $40K Give Away drawing. A random drawing from among all eligible entries received will be conducted in the U.S. under the direction of an independent audit.

What is the deadline to apply for the scholarship?

The deadline is 11:59 PM Eastern Time on June 30, 2014.

What if I don’t win? Do I get another chance?

Of course! There will be a GotScholarship $20K Give Away every quarter. You’ll be required to re-apply for another chance to win. You’ll receive a notice at the start of each GotScholarship $20K Give Away drawing.

Who can register for the GotScholarship $20K Give Away drawing?

The GotChosen Scholarship Drawing is open to United States and international students. All participants must be 18 years or older. Residents of New York state are NOT eligible to participate.

How many people can register for the scholarship?

There are no limits to the number of registrants we can accept between April 1, 2014 and June 30, 2014.

How does the winner receive the scholarship winnings?

The US $20,000 scholarship will be issued in one US $10,000 installment per year for two consecutive years (the winner must provide proof of legitimate educational expenditure from the prior year’s installment in order to receive a subsequent installment).

Can I register my underage son or daughter for the scholarship?

No, the winner of the scholarship must be 18 years or older. In the USA only, parents/guardians can apply and the winnings can be transferred to a 529 Plan for their underage son or daughter.

Is the GotScholarship $20K Give Away scholarship transferable?

YES – The prize is transferable and must be used for educational expenses or payment of outstanding student loan (person must be 18 years or older).

What if I don’t have any college debt, and I win, do I get the money?

NO – The winner must transfer the winning to someone who has “educational expenses” as described.

How much does it cost to enter the drawing?

There is no cost to enter.

How many drawing entries can I get?

The number is virtually unlimited if you get sponsors.

What are the odds of winning the GotScholarship $20K Give Away drawing?

The odds of winning are unknown and conditioned upon the number of entries. However, the odds of winning are improved each time you get sponsored.

When will the winner be announced?

The name of the winner will be announced by July 31, 2014 at http://www.gotchosen.com.

Do I have to be present to win?

NO – We will contact you using the email provided in your profile page.

Is the GotScholarship $20K Give Away scholarship considered income?

YES – All federal, state, and local taxes and any other costs and expenses not specifically stated herein as being awarded are the winner’s sole responsibility.

Are there any legal rules and regulations?

YES – These may be viewed in the Rules section of the website.

How do I get more information on GOTCHOSEN?

Please visit www.gotchosen.com and see the About Us section.

What if I still have questions about the GotScholarship $20K Give Away drawing that aren't answered here?

Please visit the Rules section of this website or send an email to info@gotchosen.com.

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**Participants, who do not have access to the internet may hand-print or type (in English only) their name, e-mail address, date of birth, street address, city, state, zip, phone number on a 3” x 5” card and mail it in a first-class stamped envelope to:

GotChosen $20K Give Away Contest
12472 Lake Underhill Road #397
Orlando, FL 32828 USA

All mail in registrations must be postmarked no later than June 30, 2014 at 11:59 PM. Incomplete mail in registrations will be disregarded and you WILL NOT be eligible to participate in this drawing. GotChosen is not responsible for mailing costs. A valid email address is required to qualify for the GotScholarship $20K Give Away.