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CompareCards.com Scholarship Award: Fall 2017


Earn a $2,500 College Scholarship

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Scholarship Trivia Question: November-December 2017

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Find the answer to each of the following trivia questions and add the six answers together to get the Final Answer. Enter the total sum of the six numbers in the "Your Trivia Answer" box below.
 
  1. Total number of spaces on a chess board divided by number of Beatles band members.
  2. Total number of runs scored in the 1994 World Series.
  3. How many Friday's were there in December, 2003?
  4. Amount of money Mr. Potter agrees to start George out with per year for his job at the bank.
  5. All Mastercard credit card numbers must start with this digit.
  6. Bob Dylan once wrote a song about a man born in Clifton New Jersey that died in April of 2014. In that song, five different numbers are sang . What is the sum of these five numbers? (No repetitions)
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Previous Winners

December
Jillian E.

"I am truly grateful to have received this scholarship. It is such a blessing and I plan on using it to further my degree in Education. I want to thank all the people at CompareCards for making this scholarship possible."

- Jillian E.

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November
Kerri S.

"I am so thankful and surprised to win this scholarship! I am married and have a full-time job; I juggle working on my degree as much as I can around my busy schedule. I will be the first person in my immediate family to graduate college and this scholarship will reduce so much financial burden, putting me one step closer to my dream of attaining my Bachelors in Sociology! Thank you to everyone at comparecards.com for making this scholarship possible!"

- Kerri S.

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October
Austin W.

"Thank you so much CompareCards! This scholarship will go toward my pursuit of becoming a commercial airline pilot. This asset for sure will relieve some of the certain student loan stress that I will have to take on. This scholarship is truly a blessing because of all the additional flight costs I will have with my major. CompareCards help turn my dreams into a reality! Thank you! You guys are awesome!"

- Austin W.

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September
Wayne R.

"I am honored and grateful of winning this scholarship award from CompareCards as it will help me further my education and other aspirations in my life. I can now purchase a new laptop with this winning and other much needed supplies for my classes. I take education very seriously and I know with hard work and determination, and with the help of the team at CompareCards, it is possible to achieve my dream of a college degree."

- Wayne R.

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August
Randy C.

"This is a serious help in paying for classes this semester! It helps relieve some financial stress and gets me excited for pursuing Applied Statistics at Penn State. Thank you CompareCards!"

- Randy C.

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July
Sierra F.

"This scholarship enables my college education by helping me pay my own way through it in order to be able to focus on my scholarly journey and goals of becoming a publisher!"

- Sierra F.

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June
Megan P.

"Thank you CompareCards for providing students seeking higher education the means to help accomplish their goals! I feel so grateful to be awarded this scholarship."

- Megan P.

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May
Rachel S.

"It will help me pursue my Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction in Reading program by easing the financial stress of paying for school while raising a family and working full time."

- Rachel S.

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April
Eliot A.

"I am so happy to receive this scholarship! It feels wonderful to fulfill my dream of going to art school!"

- Eliot A.

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March
Chelsea R.

"Thank you so much for giving me this scholarship! I really needed money for my attendance to Cal Lutheran, so this is very welcome. This is the first scholarship I've entered and won, so I'm really excited. But not as excited as my mom!"

- Chelsea R.

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February
Lia H.

"Thank you so much for sponsoring this scholarship--it really helps me out. You guys are awesome!"

- Lia H.

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January
Drew A.

"I am so thankful to CompareCards.com for awarding me with this scholarship. I am looking forward to all of the opportunities that this scholarship will open up for me!"

- Drew A.

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July/August
Indhira C.

Thank you CompareCards for this amazing scholarship! I wasn’t expecting to win, so I was extremely excited to learn my entry was selected. The scholarship money will go towards paying my tuition and school supplies for the upcoming semester. Again, I want to thank CompareCards and its team for offering such a unique scholarship.

- Indhira C.

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March
Bri B..

I am so excited to be awarded this wonderful scholarship! At a time when getting a college education comes with a big price tag, I am so thankful for CompareCards.com for easing my fears about paying for school. I'm now more excited than ever for classes to start!

- Bri B.

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February
Nicolas K.

"I am truly honored to be receiving this scholarship from CompareCards.com. The money that I am receiving will certainly go to good use in my pursuit of a bachelor's degree in Sport Management. This contribution toward my future is invaluable and something I will not soon forget."

- Nicolas K.

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January
Karl N.

"I am so happy to receive this scholarship! I look forward to beginning college this fall, and I plan to use the money to help pay for my education. I truly appreciate the contribution CompareCards.com is making towards my future."

- Karl N.

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To be awarded a $2,500 scholarship, you MUST meet the following criteria:

  1. Eligibility: CompareCards.com’s Scholarship contest (the "Contest") is open to residents of the 50 United States and D.C., who are 19 years of age or older as of Wednesday, November 15, 2017, and are not otherwise ineligible as provided herein. Entrants must be enrolled in a two-year or four-year college or university, or be planning to attend college within one calendar year. Employees of LendingTree, Inc., its affiliates, subsidiaries and agencies (collectively "Promotion Parties") and members of their immediate family or persons living in the same household are not eligible. No entrant can win more than two (2) Contest promoted by Sponsor in any calendar year.
  2. Sponsor: The Contest is sponsored by LendingTree, LLC, (“LendingTree” or “Sponsor”) a Delaware limited liability company with its principal place of business at 11115 Rushmore Drive, Charlotte, NC 29707.
  3. Contest Period: The Contest begins on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 in the United States and ends on Sunday, December 31, 2017 in the United States (“Contest Period”). All dates are subject to change.
  4. How to enter: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO WIN. To enter the Contest, visit the Contest website located at www.comparecards.com/education/scholarship-award (“Contest Site”) during the Contest Period and follow the instructions that appear on the Contest Site.
  5. Judging Criteria: Eligible entries will be randomly selected by the Sponsor. To be entered into the drawing, eligible entries must answer the questions correctly and agree to these terms. The judges will select one entry to win the Grand Prize. The decisions of the judges are final and may not be appealed.
  6. Winner Selection/Prize Awarding: On or about Wednesday, January 31, 2018, a Grand Prize winner (“potential winners”) shall be selected. The potential winners will be notified on or about Sunday, December 31, 2017 via the email address provided in the entry form. Potential winners must sign and return an Affidavit of eligibility and Publicity and rights Release, and the personal releases of each person appearing in the entry, within seven (7) days of attempted delivery or prize will be forfeited. If any prize/prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or in the event of non-compliance with any other requirements, the prize will be forfeited in its entirety and may be awarded to an alternate. ALL NOTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS, AS WELL AS OTHER REQUIREMENTS WITHIN THESE RULES, WILL BE STRICTLY ENFORCED. Winners agree that receiving a prize grants Sponsor the right to print, publish, broadcast, and use universe-wide in any media now known or later developed at any time or times, the winner's name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, and biographical information for any purpose, including but not limited to, in advertisements, publicity, and other communications without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received.
  7. Prizes: One (1) Grand Prize: $2,500.00 scholarship.
  8. Rights in submissions: In consideration of entrant’s submission being reviewed and evaluated for this Contest, each entrant hereby grants to the Sponsor a non-exclusive, irrevocable, fully paid, universal license to use, copy, modify or make derivative works, sublicense, transmit, distribute, publicly perform, publish, delete or display such submission, or any portion thereof, in any media now known or hereafter devised including, but not limited to, all forms of television and all forms of internet and wireless protocol without any further right of approval or additional compensation. Each entrant grants Sponsor the right, but not the obligation, to use the story, characters, and any other information presented in the entry, including the name and likeness of entrant and any persons appearing in the entry, in a commercial or other advertising and publicity for Sponsor.
  9. Taxes: AWARDS OF PRIZES TO POTENTIAL WINNERS ARE SUBJECT TO THE EXPRESS REQUIREMENT THAT THEY SUBMIT TO SPONSOR ALL DOCUMENTATION REQUESTED BY SPONSOR TO PERMIT IT TO COMPLY WITH ALL APPLICABLE STATE, FEDERAL AND LOCAL TAX REPORTING ALL PRIZES WILL BE NET OF ANY TAXES SPONSOR IS REQUIRED BY LAW TO WITHHOLD. TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ALL TAXES IMPOSED ON PRIZES ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNERS. In order to receive a prize, potential winners must submit tax documentation requested by Sponsor or otherwise required by applicable law, to Sponsor or a representative for Sponsor or the relevant tax authority, all as determined by applicable law. The potential winner and finalists, and if the winner/finalist is a minor, their parents or legal guardians, are responsible for ensuring that they comply with all the applicable tax laws and filing requirements. If a potential winner fails to provide such documentation or comply with such laws, the prize may be forfeited and Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, select an alternate potential winner.
  10. General Rules: Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local laws apply. Sponsor may alter entries submitted prior to publication, if any. All income taxes resulting from acceptance of prize are the responsibility of winner. By entering contest, entrant accepts and agrees to these Official Rules and the decisions of Judges, which shall be final in all matters.
  11. By participating in this contest and/or accepting prizes, entrants agree to hold Sponsor and its affiliates, directors, officers, employees and assigns harmless against any and all claims and liability in connection with the contest, the videos, or the use or redemption of prizes, including, without limitation, bodily injury or death or the violation of the rights of any third parties. Submission of contest entry (1) constitutes permission to use winners’ names and likenesses, address (city/state), and video entry, for advertising and publicity purposes without further compensation, unless prohibited by law, (2) grants Sponsor and its agents the right to modify, adapt, and/or edit entry, (3) shall act as consent for Sponsor to market to the email address provided, and (4) constitutes a representation and warranty that entrant has received permission for Sponsor to use the audio and likeness of all persons appearing in the video without additional compensation to such persons.
  12. Sponsor and its affiliated companies will not be responsible for lost, late, or misdirected entries or prize notices or for any typographical, or other error in the administration of the contest, or announcement of the prize. In the event of any such error, Sponsor reserves the right to request that the Judges modify this contest in a manner deemed reasonable by the Judges, at the Judges’ sole discretion. Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, illegible, incomplete, stolen, garbled or misdirected entries, all of which are void. Electronic entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. The authorized account holder is deemed as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Entries that are incomplete, illegible or corrupted are void and will not be accepted.
  13. By entering the Contest, entrant recognizes and agrees that the registration information provided by entrant will be made available to Sponsor; use of such information will be governed by Sponsor’s privacy policy found at www.lendingtree.com/legal/privacy-policy. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and terminate, suspend, cancel or modify the Contest and award the prizes from among all eligible entries received as of the date of termination if for any reason this Contest is not capable of running as planned due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, fraud, unauthorized intervention, technical failures or other causes beyond the control of Sponsor.
  14. Forum: These Rules shall be governed by, subject to, and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of North Carolina, United States of America, excluding all conflict of law rules. If any provision(s) of these Rules are held to be invalid or unenforceable, all remaining provisions hereof will remain in full force and effect. To the extent permitted by law, the rights to litigate, seek injunctive relief or make any other recourse to judicial or any other procedure in case of disputes or claims resulting from or in connection with this Contest are hereby excluded, and Entrants expressly waive any and all such rights.
  15. Winners' list: For the names of the winners (available after Wednesday, November 15, 2017, send a self-addressed, stamped #10 envelope to: LendingTree, 11115 Rushmore Drive, Charlotte, NC 28277 Attn: Names of Winners. Requests must be received by Wednesday, November 15, 2017.

    Sponsor:
    LendingTree, LLC
    11115 Rushmore Drive
    Charlotte, North Carolina 28277