Enter for your chance to win a $40,000 Scholarship + $5,000 Tech Package in the ACT Scholarship Giveaway!
There are two ways for an eligible entrant to enter the Sweepstakes; by entering the Sweepstakes online during the Entry Period at the time of registering to take the April, June or July 2019 ACT Test (to the extent online registration is available to you for the selected ACT Test date), or by mailing in a Sweepstakes entry card (for which no purchase or ACT Test registration is required).
Entrants may select their method of entry; however, there is a limit of two entries per person in the Sweepstakes and no more than one entry per Test Date Prize drawing, regardless of method of entry, or number of ACT Test registrations. Entries for the April Test Date Prize drawing must be submitted as described below no later than 11:59 p.m. CT on March 25, 2019, Entries for the June Test Date Prize drawing must be submitted as described below no later than 11:59 p.m. CT on May 20, 2019. Entries for the July Test Date Prize drawing must be submitted as described below no later than 11:59 p.m. CT on June 24, 2019.
Online Entry: During the Entry Period, visit Sponsor’s website located at ACT.org, select the “Register Now for the ACT” button and sign into your ACT US web account (or create an ACT US web account; registration is free), and register for the April, June or July 2019 ACT Test. During the registration process, you will be invited to enter the Sweepstakes by an on-screen pop up message; follow the instructions for required acknowledgements, agreements and submissions for an entry. Upon successful ACT Test registration and processing of any required payments, your entry will be submitted for the applicable Test Date Prize drawing associated with the ACT Test date for which you have registered (e.g., if you properly registered and paid for the April ACT Test by the applicable Cut-Off Date in the manner described above, your entry will be for the April ACT Test Date Prize drawing).
Mail-in Entry (No ACT Test Registration or Purchase Required): If you desire to obtain an entry in the Sweepstakes without registering for the ACT Test (including if you are eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes, but are unable or ineligible to register for the ACT Test online), you may obtain an entry by mail as described below. During the Entry Period, hand print your full name, age, grade (or, if home schooled, a statement of your equivalent grade and that you are projected to be eligible to attend a post-secondary educational institution no later than October 1, 2021), complete home address, phone number, email address (email address is optional), and specific identification of the Test Date Prize drawing for which your entry is being submitted (i.e., indicate your entry is for one of the “April Test Date Prize Drawing,” “June Test Date Prize Drawing,“ or “July Test Date Prize Drawing”; you may only select one and not multiple Test Date Prize drawings) on a 3 x 5 inch piece of paper and send it by United States mail in a sealed envelope no larger than 9 1/2″ x 4 1/4″ (a #10 envelope) with correct postage to:
ACT Scholarship Giveaway – Entry
c/o ACT, Inc.
500 ACT Drive, MZ32
Iowa City, Iowa 52243-0168
You must provide and submit all required information above. A mail-in entry must be postmarked no later than the applicable Entry Cut-Off Date for the ACT Test date associated with your selected Test Date Prize drawing as indicated on your entry card (for example, if you indicate the April Test Date Prize drawing on your card, your card must be postmarked no later than 11:59 p.m. CT on March 25, 2019 as provided above), and received by Sponsor no later than seven days after the applicable Entry-Cut Off Date. No facsimiles, photocopied or mechanically reproduced entries allowed. Use of any automated system to submit entries is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Only one entry card per separately mailed outer envelope.
Grand Prize (1): A $40,000 four-year scholarship, and a Technology Prize bundle consisting of a laptop computer (with warranty), 21.5” 4K display, laptop stand, external keyboard, external mouse, premium headphones, tablet computer, electronic stylus, software package, technology backpack, and $650 cash gift card. ARV: $45,000
Test Date Prize (3 – one April, one June, and one July drawing): A $5,000 one-year scholarship, technology prize bundle consisting of a laptop computer (with warranty), 21.5” 4K display, laptop stand, external keyboard, external mouse, premium headphones, tablet computer, electronic stylus, software package, technology backpack and $650 cash gift card. ARV: $10,000.
Scholarships to be awarded in this Sweepstakes consist of and are limited to a non-renewable scholarship in the awarded amount to any post-secondary Title IV eligible institution located in the fifty United States of America and the District of Columbia, for attendance to begin no earlier than August 2020 and no later than October 1, 2021. A one-year Test Date Prize scholarship will only be paid for the recipient’s first year of attendance at an eligible institution. A four-year Grand Prize scholarship will only be paid for the recipient’s first four consecutive years of attendance at an eligible institution. Scholarships may be used only for tuition and books. Scholarship funds will be paid directly to the institution and not the prize winner. Scholarships are not renewable and are a one-time only scholarship. If a prize winner does not enroll in and commence classes at an eligible institution by October 1, 2021, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, deem the entire scholarship forfeited, in which case, no consideration will be paid to the prize winner. Unused portions of a scholarship will also be forfeited, in which case, no consideration will be paid to the prize winner.
Official Rules: US, 13+ and in the tenth or eleventh grade (or, if home schooled, in the equivalent of tenth or eleventh grade, and projected to be eligible to attend a post-secondary educational institution no later than October 1, 2021). February 22 – June 24. Two entries per person.