2021 TELUS #FriendlyFuture Days Contest

CONTEST RULES

 

1. HOW TO ENTER

No purchase necessary to enter the 2021 TELUS #FriendlyFuture Days Contest. 

There are two (2) methods of entry into the contest:

  1. By commenting on TELUS’ #FriendlyFuture Days contest related posts on Facebook, or Instagram explaining how you or a friend is giving back in your community; or 

  2. By creating and posting text, image, or a video on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or TikTok explaining how you or a friend is giving back in your community, using the hashtag #FriendlyFuture

Contest runs April 18, 2021 to May 31, 2021. There is no limit of entries during the contest period. This contest is intended for residents of Canada and will be interpreted according to Canadian law.

The Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, or TikTok.

An Entry that contains subject matter that, in the opinion of the contest administrators may violate community standards or is otherwise of questionable taste will be considered void. TELUS does not accept entries for this contest by any other means. In the event of a dispute, the person who is the holder of the Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or TikTok account as specified on their entries will be deemed to be the entrant.

By entering the contest, you state that you have obtained consent (if your Entry contains a person) from everyone in the photo and/or video. If your photo and/or video contains a minor (under the age of 18) parental or legal guardian consent is required.


 

2. THE PRIZE

 

There will be ten (10) prizes awarded. Each winner will receive the following prize:

  • a $10,000 donation to a community organization* of winner’s choice 

*Organizations must be incorporated as a provincial or federal non profit or be registered as a Canadian registered charity in good standing Religious based organizations are not eligible for the promotion...Prize must be accepted as awarded, is not transferable and cannot be exchanged with TELUS for cash. TELUS reserves the right to substitute the Prize which is, in their sole opinion, a prize of equivalent value and/or to terminate or withdraw this contest at any time. The chances of winning are dependent upon the total number of eligible entries received and how quickly each entrant responds. The donation will be given directly from TELUS using TELUS’ funds; tax receipts will not be provided.


 

3. ENTRIES

 

An Entry will be considered void if:

  • it does not contain the hashtag “#friendlyfuture” “#TELUSfriendlyfuture” “#futurefriendly” or #friendlyfuturedays

  • the entrant is not 18 years of age or older;

  • it, in the opinion of the contest administrators, contains content that infringes any right of any third party (for example, picture copyright);

  • it contains subject matter that, in the opinion of the contest administrators, may violate community standards or is otherwise of questionable taste; or

  • it is otherwise unlawful.

By entering the contest, winner consents to the use of their name, city of residence, photograph, voice and/or image for publicity purposes in all media used by TELUS, without payment or compensation. Entrants can remove their submissions by deleting the comment or post.


 

4. ELIGIBILITY

 

To be eligible, entries must be received during the contest dates. Entries must be posts that are visible to the public - entries that are not visible will not be considered. This contest is open to all residents of Canada, who have reached the age of majority according to the laws of the Province where they reside. This contest excludes employees of TELUS Corporation, its affiliated companies or subsidiaries, its advertising and promotional agencies and members of their respective immediate households and any person domiciled with any of the above.


 

5. WINNER SELECTION

Winners will be selected based on the following judging criteria.

  • 40% for how supportive the volunteering activity is for their community

  • 30% for originality;

  • 30% for creative presentation.

 In the event of a tie between two (2) or more entries, the Entry which received the highest score in the originality category will be deemed to be the winner. In the event there is still a tie, the Entry which received the highest score in the appropriateness category will be deemed the winner. 

Ten (10) winners will be selected by a virtual panel of judges including TELUS Team Members and external contributors based on the above judging criteria between June 1st and June 8th, 2021. The winning entrants will be notified by the official @TELUS or @TELUSfr account through the social media platform by which they entered (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or TikTok). If the selected entrant cannot be reached within three (3) business days, or if the selected entrant does not meet all of the conditions of the contest rules, another Entry will be selected. Failure to comply with the Contest Rules will result in disqualification and another entry will be selected.


 

6. ENTRIES

 

All entries become the property of TELUS. TELUS assumes no responsibility for lost, stolen, or damaged entries. TELUS reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, cancel or suspend this contest without prior notice. Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are illegible, mechanically reproduced, mutilated, forged, falsified, altered or tampered with or unlawful in any way. Entries submitted by unauthorized means will be disqualified. In the event that it has been determined that an entry has been made in an manner not sanctioned by these rules and/or an entrant has submitted more than the number of entries permitted by these rules, the entrant and all of his/her entries will be disqualified. Entrants agree to abide by the contest rules and the decisions of the contest judges, which are final. This contest is subject to all applicable laws and regulations.


7. PRIVACY

 

By entering the contest, entrants consent to the use of their names, city of residence, photograph, voice and/or image for publicity purposes in all media used by TELUS, without payment or compensation. Entrants agree to TELUS’ use of the entrants’ personal information that may include contacting you regarding limited time offers, promotional offers and/or surveys and administration of the Prize by an authorized representative and/or prize provider. Full details are as described in TELUS’ privacy policy located at telus.com/privacy.

TELUS is only responsible for the participants' information from the time it enters TELUS networks. Neither TELUS or the social media platforms used (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, or TikTok) are responsible for entries on social media platforms.