2017 OFFICIAL RULES – RUSH REVERE’S PEN PAL CHALLENGE


GENERAL GUIDELINES
The competition is open to students residing in the United States, whether homeschooled or in private or public schools. Students must be under 18 years old to be eligible, with a current signed release from their parent or guardian.

SUBMISSION RULES
To be eligible, students must submit an entry at www.RushRevere.com – Entries must follow the following guidelines:
• In 500 words or less, answer the following: “If you could write anyone in history, what would you tell them and what would you ask them? Why?”
• Take a photo of you that has something to do with what you wrote. You could dress up as the historic character or show us something special that they did.
• Submit your write-up and photo using the “Enter Now!” form.
• Entry must be submitted no later than June 30, 2017.

Each entry must be original in concept, design, and execution and may not violate U.S. copyright laws. Any entry that has been copied from an existing photo or image (including a painting, graphic, or advertisement) that was created by someone other than the student is a violation of the competition rules and will not be accepted.

HOW WINNERS ARE CHOSEN
The final decision regarding the winners chosen in Rush Revere’s Pen Pal Challenge will be made by a panel chaired by the author and co-author, and comprised of members of the Adventures of Rush Revere Series staff specializing in the series. Entries showing the best creativity, quality, and effort will receive the highest scores.

ONLINE APPROVAL FORM MUST BE REVIEWED AND ACCEPTED
Each entrant must submit an Online Approval Form that is approved by a student and the student’s parent or guardian.

The information requested on the online form should be provided as thoroughly as possible. Parents must include their own contact information for students to be considered for awards. Members of KARHL Holdings, LLC staff may contact parents or guardians to confirm that release was approved.

PRIZES TO BE AWARDED AFTER JUDGES’ FINAL DECISION

One (1) First Place Prize Winner will receive:
• One (1) Apple iPad Pro
• One (1) Leather-bound journal and pen
• One (1) $50 gift card
• One (1) Liberty Gift Pack
• One (1) Personalized Winner’s Certificate
• One (1) Sticker Sheet (to collect character stickers)

One (1) Second Place Prize Winner will receive:
• One (1) Apple iPad
• One (1) Leather-bound journal and pen
• One (1) $25 gift card
• One (1) Liberty Gift Pack
• One (1) Personalized Winner’s Certificate
• One (1) Sticker Sheet (to collect character stickers)

One (1) Third Place Prize Winner will receive:
• One (1) Bose Soundlink Portable Speaker
• One (1) Leather-bound journal and pen
• One (1) $10 gift card
• One (1) Liberty Gift Pack
• One (1) Personalized Winner’s Certificate
• One (1) Sticker Sheet (to collect character stickers)