Official Rules and Conditions of Participation
Please read these rules and conditions carefully to ensure your eligibility for the Youth Art
Contest (“Contest”) offered by the National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum (“Mining
Museum”). Failure to follow or accept any rules or conditions may result in disqualification. All
Rules and Conditions apply to Entrant and his/her guardian or legal representative (“Entrant”).
a. Consent form signed by parent/guardian.
b. Entrant’s name, age, and phone number must be included on the back of the Art.
8. Entries must be packaged so as not to bend, postmarked by September 1st 2018, and
National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum Youth Poster Contest
PO Box 981
Leadville, CO 80461
Prizes, Judging, and Notification of Winners
select up to 20 finalists.
Annual Induction Banquet. Winners will be determined by popular vote of the attendees
at the Induction Banquet on September 29th, taking into account creativity, originality,
appeal, and how well the entry conveys the contest theme, “Me as a miner.”
Property and Usage Rights
By entering the Youth Art Contest, Entrants and their representatives agree to and represent the following:
worldwide, time-unlimited right to use the submitted Art in conjunction with Mining
Museum activities in any form whatsoever. In particular, the Mining Museum may
publish, replicate, print, sell, manipulate and utilize the Entry without restriction on the
Internet, Social Media Channels, in marketing or for other commercial purposes.
likenesses of the entrant in any medium, including the Internet, Social Media,
newspapers, magazines, and other print forms.
Liability, Waiver, & Release
possibility of winning the above-described prizes, the Entrant, his/her guardian, personal representatives, heirs, and next of kin hereby release the Mining Museum, its staff, personal representatives, heirs, agents, affiliates, vendors and assigns (together “the Organizers”) from any and all liability for damages resulting from participation by the undersigned in the Youth Art Contest, including but not limited to claims of defamation, invasion of privacy, or of infringement of rights of publicity or copyright whether caused by negligent act or omission of any other person.
to non-binding mediation prior to either party filing a judicial proceeding. Such claim
shall be governed by the laws of Colorado without consideration of any conflict of laws
provision. Any dispute not resolved by mediation between the parties shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the federal and state courts with jurisdiction in Leadville, Colorado.
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