1. THE LIVE BRIGHTLY! CONTEST: How to Enter: Beginning March 4, 2008 at 12:00 PM (ET) through April 15, 2008 at 12:00 PM
(ET) complete and submit the entry form pursuant to the onscreen instructions, including a short description about how you are living brightly for the planet (minimum 50 words).
Winner Selection: All essay entries will be judged by SunChips and O, The Oprah Magazine panel based on the following criteria: inspirational (25%); thoughtful (25%); original (25%); and well-written (25%). In the event of a tie, the person among the tied entrants with the highest score in “original” will be the winner. By participating in the Contest, entrant certifies that his/her entry is original, has not been previously published or won any award, and does not contain any material that would violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyrights, trademarks or rights or privacy or publicity. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and unfettered discretion to disqualify any entry that it believes contains obscene, offensive or inappropriate content, that does not comply with these official rules or that is not consistent with the spirit or theme of the contest. The decision of the Sponsor and judges is final and binding on all matters relating to the Contest.
Prizes and Approximate Retail Values: One winner will receive a new hybrid Vespa, (ARV $2,500). Six runners-up will have their contest entry printed Winner(s) will be notified via postal mail on or about April 15, 2008.
2. ENTRIES: Limit (1) one entry per household for the Live Brightly! contest (referred to as the “Promotion”).
Multiple entries from the same household will be disqualified. Entries using macro, robotic, script or other forms of automatic entry will be disqualified. Entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. No mechanically reproduced entries permitted.