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Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions


Campaign Terms and Conditions


1. Eligibility: This Campaign is open only to those who sign up at and who are 18 years or older as of the date of entry. The Campaign is only open to legal residents of the United States and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of Explore America, Inc. its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of the above are not eligible to participate in the Campaign. The Campaign is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of [your company name] as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Campaign.

3. Campaign Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on 9am EST October 25, 2021 and ending 8pm EST December 31, 2021.  All online entries must be received by 8pm EST December 31, 2021.

4. How to Enter: The Campaign must be entered by submitting an entry using the online form provided at The entry must fulfill all Campaign requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Explore America, Inc. You may enter only once per eligible submission. You must provide the information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Explore America, Inc.

5. Prizes: The Winner(s) of the Campaign (the “Winner”) will receive 1,500 EF Global Rewards points that can be redeemed for various prizes including EF Travel Escapes and other travel experiences. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by EF Explore America, Inc. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at EF Explore America, Inc. discretion. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for EF Explore America, Inc. to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

7. Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected by a random drawing under the supervision of EF Explore America, Inc. Winner will be notified by email within five (5) days following selection of Winner. EF Explore America, Inc. shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 30 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT EF EXPLORE AMERICA, INC.‘S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

8. Rights Granted by You: By entering Campaign (e.g., photo, video, text, etc.), You understand and agree that EF Explore America, Inc., anyone acting on behalf of EF Explore America, Inc., and EF Explore America, Inc.’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent.

9. Terms & Conditions: EF Explore America, Inc. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Campaign should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond EF Explore America, Inc.’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Campaign. In such case, EF Explore America, Inc. may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by EF Explore America, Inc. EF Explore America, Inc. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Campaign or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. EF Explore America, Inc. has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Campaign, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Campaign rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Campaign may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, EF Explore America, Inc. reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including without limitation events for force majeure, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes.  In such event, Sponsor will conduct a random drawing from among all eligible entries received (if any) prior to the event that resulted in the cancellation, termination, modification or suspension.

10. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless EF Explore America, Inc. and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Campaign and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.

11. Disputes: This Campaign is governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, without respect for the conflict of laws doctrine. As a condition of participating in this Campaign, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Campaign, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Massachusetts having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Campaign). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

12. Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the EF Explore America, Inc. website. To read the Privacy Policy, click here

13. Winners List: To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: EF Explore America, Inc. 2 Education Street, Cambridge, MA 02141. Requests must be received no later than January 31, 2022.

14. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Campaign is EF Explore America, Inc. 2 Education Street, Cambridge, MA 02141

15. The Campaign hosted by EF Explore America, Inc. is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook, Instagram or other social media platforms.

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Referral Program Terms and Conditions

Referral of a future EF Group Leader: You earn 300 points, a cash bonus, or one free spot on a Teacher Appreciation Weekend when your referral leads an EF Educational Tour or an EF Explore America Tour with at least six full-paying travelers within four years of the date you submitted the referral to EF. Only one bonus may be awarded per tour. If your referral is valid, you will be asked to select the bonus of your choosing. To qualify for a Teacher Appreciation Weekend, your referral must lead a qualifying tour within the same travel season as the Teacher Appreciation Weekend. You may only qualify for one Teacher Appreciation Weekend per travel season.

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