Share your best game trick or tip in 100 words of less for your chance to win $5,000 and a year’s supply of Dole Fruit Squish’ems
Sweepstakes Rating: Okay
Eligibility: US, DC, 18 and older. Must also be related to the child on the team mentioned in the essay (e.g., parent, grandparent, uncle, aunt, sibling) and have the ability to provide contact information for, and obtain the signature of, a director of the recreational league to which the named team belongs.
Entry Dates: April 17, 2014 and ends on June 5, 2014 at 9:00 AM ET
Submit an essay of 100 words or less describing your best tip, trick or ritual for getting your children and their teammates ready to play an organized team sport in a recreational league (e.g., soccer, baseball, football, basketball). An optional photo showing the children getting ready for game day can also be submitted, but will not be judged as part of the Entry. ENTRY WILL BE JUDGED.
Entry Limit: one entry per e-mail address.
One (1) Grand Prize: a $5,000.00 grant to be used solely for supplies and equipment for the Grand Prize winner’s team or league; new athletic backpacks (ARV: $1,000.00); and one (1) season’s supply of DOLE® Fruit Squish’ems (flavor selection to be determined by Sponsor) (100 units; ARV $279.00). The grant money and prizes will be remitted directly to the league named in the Grand Prize winner’s Entry.
Each of the remaining ten (10) Finalists: a one season’s supply of DOLE® Fruit Squish’ems (flavor selection to be determined by Sponsor) (100 units; ARV $279.00).
Eleven (11) Finalists will be chosen from all entries. Judging Criteria: Quality of Submission (25%); Appropriateness to Theme (25%); Creativity of Submission (50%)
The Finalists chosen will then be judged again with the following criteria to pick the Grand Prize winner: Appropriateness to Theme (25%); Creativity of Submission (75%)