Sylvan Learning – Encouragement – Win form in the mail to be processed in the year in which he or she receives the prize


SWEEPSTAKES TIMING: Sylvan Learning Encouragement Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on January 30, 2023 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on February 10, 2023 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).
ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the 50 United States who are 18 years of age or older as of date of entry (“Entrant”). Employees of Sylvan Learning (the “Sponsor”), Don Jagoda Associates (the “Administrator”), their parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, and advertising, promotional and judging agencies and their immediate family members (spouses, parents, children including foster and step-relations, and siblings and their spouses) and household members of each (whether related or not), are not eligible to participate or win. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
HOW TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, Entrant may participate by visiting com (“Website”) and completing the online entry form (including providing their name, email, phone number, location, etc.) and following the prompts to answer the profile quiz questions (“Entry”), to be entered into the Sweepstakes. There are no correct/incorrect answers to the profile quiz and your Entry into the Sweepstakes will not be awarded based on your answers. The Entry is not complete until all quiz questions are answered and the ‘submit’ button is clicked. Limit one (1) Entry per person throughout the Sweepstakes Period. Use of computer programs and other automatic means to enter the Sweepstakes is prohibited. Any attempt by any Entrant to obtain more than one (1) Entry by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void such Entries and that Entrant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Normal data/Internet access and data/usage charges imposed by Entrant’s online/phone service may apply.
RANDOM DRAWING: The potential winning Entries will be selected in a random drawing on or about February 14, 2023 from among all eligible Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. The drawing will be conducted by the Administrator (defined below), an independent judging agency whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Odds of winning are dependent upon the number of eligible Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.  All prizes will be awarded, and the winners will be notified by e-mail/phone.
PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES (“ARV’s”): One (1) Grand Prize: One Sylvan Learning Course awarded in the form of an in-person or virtual program at Sponsor’s discretion (50 hours at $50 per hour) (ARV: $2,500); One (1) First Prize: A Free in-person or Virtual Assessment at Sylvan Learning and a thirty (30) minute one on one conversation with VP of Education Emily Mitchell, based on availability (ARV: $249); Eight (8) Second Prizes: A Free in-person or Virtual Assessment at Sylvan Learning (ARV: $199 each). Grand Prize course must be used within one year of notification date. All details of the assessment are in Sponsor’s sole discretion. No cash alternative or prize substitution will be allowed, except in Sponsor’s discretion. In the event any prize or component is unavailable for any reason beyond Sponsor’s control, Sponsor reserves the right to offer a prize or component of equal or greater value. Limit one (1) prize per person/household. No responsibility or liability is assumed for damages, losses or injury resulting from acceptance or use of any prize. 
GENERAL RULES: By participating in the Sweepstakes, Entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor. The potential Grand Prize winner will be required to complete, a Declaration of Eligibility/Release of Liability/Publicity Release (where legal) within five (5) days of notification attempt or prize will be forfeited and an alternate will be selected. If the potential Grand Prize Winner fails to return the completed Declaration of Eligibility/Release of Liability/Publicity Release within the required period, an alternate potential Grand Prize winner will be selected and contacted (in accordance with these Official Rules). If the winning Entrant does not comply with the Official Rules, then the potential winning Entrant may be disqualified and an alternate potential winning Entrant will be selected and contacted (in accordance with these Official Rules). A 1099 tax statement will be filed with the IRS for the actual total value of the prize. The Grand Prize winner will receive a 1099 form in the mail, to be processed in the year in which he or she receives the prize. First and Second Prize winners will be notified via email and may be required to confirm their eligibility and mailing address within five (5) days (including weekends) of notification attempt or the prize will be forfeited and an alternate Prize winner (as applicable) may be selected. Return of any prize or prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and alternate selection. Sponsor will make up to three (3) attempts to award the Prizes at which point any unclaimed Prizes may not be awarded. The potential winning Entrant are subject to verification by Sponsor, whose decisions as to the administration and operation of the Sweepstakes and the selection and confirmation of the potential winner is final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for the Sponsor and its agencies to use the winning Entrants’ names and/or likenesses for purposes of advertising and trade in any and all media now known or otherwise developed without further compensation or review, including a winners list, unless prohibited by law. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements (in any and all media/medium) contained in any Sweepstakes materials and the terms and conditions of the Official Rules, the Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.  Entries become the property of the Sponsor.  The Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone incompatibility or malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the user or by any of the software, products, equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any human error which may occur in the processing of (or failure to process) the Entries in the Sweepstakes or for any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participation in connection with the Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute as to any Entry, the authorized account holder of the email account used to register will be deemed to be the Entrant. The authorized account holder is deemed the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, service provider, or other online organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. The winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder of the account associated with the Entry. Proof of submission of Entry does not constitute proof of delivery or receipt of such information, or eligibility for the Sweepstakes. The Sponsor is not responsible for the failure of any email or Entry to be received by the Sponsor for any reason. The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual that tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes; violates the Official Rules; is suspected of cheating, fraud, or acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Any Entrant who uses or is suspected of using cheating, fraudulent means, unauthorized entry methods, or otherwise attempts to participate multiple times, or with multiple identities, social media accounts, e-mail and/or addresses will be disqualified. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. The Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, then the Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel or terminate the Sweepstakes and select the winning Entries in a random drawing from among all eligible non-suspect Entries received prior to such action. By participating in the Sweepstakes, the Entrant agrees that the Sponsor, its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, representatives, suppliers, distributors and advertising and promotional agencies, and all of their respective shareholders, officers, directors, employees, members, representatives, agents, successors and assigns, will have no liability whatsoever for, and will be released and held harmless by Entrant/administrator for any threatened or actual claims, actions and liability for any bodily injury, loss, cost or damages of any kind to persons, including death and property, damages sustained due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from Entry creation, the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prize, if applicable, or participation in the Sweepstakes or in any related activity. By entering the Sweepstakes, you hereby represent and warrant that you have read these Official Rules and are fully familiar with its contents and agree to be bound thereto.
GOVERNING LAW & VENUE: Except to the extent pre-empted by federal or other applicable state law, the Sweepstakes shall be governed by the laws of the State of Maryland, without giving effect to any conflict of law provisions thereof. By participating in the Sweepstakes, Entrants agree that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between Entrant and Sponsor, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Maryland, having competent jurisdiction, which court shall apply the laws of the State of Maryland without giving effect to any conflict of law provisions thereof.
PRIVACY: Any personally identifiable information collected during your participation in this Sweepstakes will be collected by Sponsor and used by it and its agents for purposes of the proper administration and fulfillment of the Sweepstakes as described in these Official Rules, for any additional opt-in information you agreed to upon participation, and in accordance with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, posted at and as allowed by law.
WINNERS LIST: For the list of winners, available after March 1, 2023, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope postmarked by March 31, 2023 to: Sylvan Learning Encouragement Sweepstakes Winners List Request, 100 Marcus Drive Attn: BN, Melville, NY 11747.
SPONSOR/ADMINISTRATOR: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is, Sylvan Learning, LLC, located at 4 North Park Drive Suite 500, Hunt Valley, MD 21030. The Administrator of the Sweepstakes is Don Jagoda Associates, Inc.  (“Administrator”), 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.