Sweeps Rating: Good (fair amount of prizes, more work involved, entries do not carry over week to week)
Eligibility: open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, 18 years of age or older as of date of entry.
Entry Dates: begins on October 12, 2012 and ends August 31, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. ET
You will log into Facebook when you create your project
Submit one of the following depicting your Life Improvement Project:
- A 750 character Essay and your choice of one of the illustrations on Site; OR
- An Essay and upload your own photo; OR
- An Essay and upload a Video
You must submit an idea for the chance to receive an entry into the weekly drawing, and the opportunity to be judged a Monthly Prize Winner for the corresponding month only. Entries will not be carried forward.
Entry Limit: one entry per person per email address per week. A “Week” is defined as beginning at 12:00 a.m. ET on each Monday during the Promotion Period and ending at 11:59 p.m. ET on each Sunday
Please Note: Any attempt to use multiple e-mail accounts or other tactics to enter or Vote more than the stated limit may result in disqualification and all associated Entries and/or Votes will be void.
Judged Monthly Prizes (22 total, 2 per month): A $500 IKEA gift card.
Random Weekly Sweepstakes Prizes (460 total, 10 per week): A $100 IKEA gift card.
Voting/Judging for Monthly Prize Winner Determination: All Submissions will be posted to the Site for viewing/Voting by the general public. Visitors will have the opportunity to Vote for their favorite Submission by adding a Life Improvement Project to their personal ‘favorites list’ within the Site. Each Month, each Entrant’s final score will then be determined as follows: the Sponsor’s score from the Judging will determine 80% of each Entrant’s final score and the number of Votes received by each Entrant during the Monthly Voting will determine 20% of the Entrant’s final score.
The Essay will be judged by the Sponsor and a panel of judges, based on:
- 25% Originality
- 25% Most Inspirational Project
- 25% Relevance to Theme
- 25% Best Overall Concept
Photos and Videos will not be judged. Monthly Prize winners may be notified by phone/mail/email.
Weekly Drawings: ten weekly sweepstakes winners will be selected on or about each Monday following the end of each Week.