Wanna get some bragging rights for your cool, creative kid?
Magic 98.3 and The Children’s Hospital at Saint Peter’s University Hospital wanna know how your child is making a difference for the 2021 Class of “Kids Who Make Magic!”
Tell us about your child, ages 8-16, who’s doing outstanding, creative, and meaningful work in our community!
Whether it’s fundraising, art projects, or mentoring, we want to give these dedicated children the props they deserve! $1,000 will be awarded to the best submission, $500 for 2nd place and $250 for 3rd place!!
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WMGQ Magic 98.3
Kids Who Make Magic
These rules apply to Kids Who Make Magic Contest (“Contest”) conducted by Beasley Media Group, LLC d/b/a WMGQ Magic 98.3 (“Station”). In addition, the General Contest Rules posted at www.magic983.com apply to this Contest. If there is a conflict between the General Contest Rules and the Rules for this Contest, the Rules for this Contest shall control.
1. HOW TO ENTER
a. The Contest will begin on Monday, September 27, 2021 and end on Wednesday, December 8, 2021.
b. To enter online, visit www.magic983.com and follow the links and instructions to enter the Contest and complete and submit the online entry form beginning on Monday, September 27, 2021 at 5:00am Eastern Time (“ET”) and ending on Wednesday, December 8th, 2021 at 11:59pm ET. The entry form must also include the first and last name of the student nominee (“Student Nominee”) and the name and home phone number of the parent or legal guardian of the Student Nominee who is submitting the entry form. Each Student Nominee must be between the age of 8 and 16 years old at the time of entry and must live in New Jersey. Each entry must also include an original 250-500 word essay (“Essay”) explaining how the Student Nominee has inspired others and describing why Student Nominee deserves to be honored into the Kids Who Make Magic Class of 2021 through their extra-curricular activities, community service, mentoring and/or overcoming obstacles, and how they have made a difference in their community. The parent/legal guardian agrees that if selected as a winner, the Station may post the Student Nominee’s name and Essay on the Station’s website at www.magic983.com.
c. All entries must be received no later than 11:59 pm ET on the Tuesday prior to each prize winner selection day as listed below to be eligible for that week’s judging period.
e. There will be up to a total of ten (10) Finalist Prize-winning Student Nominees, one (1) First Place Prize-winning Student Nominee, one (1) Second Place Prize-winning Student Nominee, and one (1) Third Place Prize-winning Student Nominee selected in the Contest.
2. ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS
a. This Contest is open to all Station listeners who are 18 years of age or older as of the date of entry into the Contest, who are legal US residents, who are the parent or legal guardian of a child age 8 to 16 at time of entry and reside in New Jersey, except where prohibited by law. Winners must possess a valid, government-issued ID and show proof of residency to verify eligibility. Student Nominees must be legal U.S. residents, age 8 to 16 at time of entry.
a. Up to ten (10) Finalist Prizes will be awarded. Each Finalist Prizes consists of: (i) one (1) Kids Who Make Magic Award/Plaque to the entrant’s Student Nominee; and all will be invited to view the video virtual awards ceremony taking place on a date TBD in December 2021.
b. Up to one (1) First Place Prize will be awarded. The First Place Prize consists of one thousand dollars ($1,000) awarded in the form of a company check issued in the name of the parent or legal guardian who submitted the entry on behalf of the Student Nominee. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the First Place Prize is $1,000.
c. Up to one (1) Second Place Prize will be awarded. The Second Place Prize consists of five hundred dollars ($500) awarded in the form of a company check issued in the name of the parent or legal guardian who submitted the entry on behalf of the Student Nominee. ARV of the Second Place Prize is $500.
d. Up to one (1) Third Place Prize will be awarded. The Third Place Prize consists of two hundred fifty dollars ($250) awarded in the form of a company check issued in the name of the parent or legal guardian who submitted the entry on behalf of the Student Nominee. ARV of the Third Place Prize is $250.
e. Prizes will be awarded to the parent/legal guardian who submitted the online entry form. The Station assumes no responsibility for cancelled, delayed, suspended or rescheduled prize elements. The winner(s) will be solely responsible for all taxes and all other fees and expenses not specified herein associated with the receipt and use of the prize(s). The prize(s) is awarded as is. No check will be awarded, processed or mailed until winner has claimed the prize at the Station, presented all required documentation, and signed all required releases and tax forms. Checks will then be processed within approximately four (4) to six (6) weeks following confirmation of eligibility and completion of all requisite releases and IRS forms.
f. The award/plaque portion of the prize must be claimed by 5:00 pm ET on January 15, 2022 during regular hours at the Station, located at 78 Veronica, Somerset, NJ 08873. Failure to claim prize by the specified time will result in forfeiture of the prize. It is the winner’s sole responsibility to claim the prize or prize certificate within the timeline provided in these Official Rules.
4. SELECTION OF WINNERS
a. Up to ten (10) total Finalist Prize-winning Student Nominees will be selected as follows:
Every Wednesday at approximately 5:30pm ET beginning on October 6th, 2021 and ending on December 8, 2021, a judging panel made up of Station employees will select up to two (2) Finalist Prize-winning Student Nominees from all eligible entries received by 11:59pm ET on the Tuesday prior to the judging period based on the following judging criteria: how the Student Nominee has inspired others and made a difference in their community through their work as illustrated in the Essay.
b. Up to one (1) First Place Prize-winning Student Nominee, one (1) Second Place Prize-winning Student Nominee, and one (1) Third Place Prize-winning Student Nominee will be selected on December 8th, 2021 at approximately 1:00pm ET by the judging panel using the same judging criteria described above from among the twelve (12) Finalist Prize-winning Student Nominees.
c. Non-winning entries will automatically rollover into subsequent judging periods, if any.
d. Entrants need not listen to the Station or be present to win.
e. The parent/legal guardian who submitted a winning entry will be notified by telephone and/or email promptly following winner selection. Station may choose to announce the names of the winning Student Nominees on-air at their sole discretion. If the parent/legal guardian(s) cannot be contacted within ten (10) days after the prize is awarded, an alternate winning Student Nominee will not be selected.
f. Decisions of Station management with respect to the Contest are final.
a. The Station reserves the right to end any contest or amend these rules upon announcement on air and by publication at www.magic983.com.
c. Copies of the written Contest rules and a list of all winners are available during regular business hours at the main studio of the Station, 78 Veronica, Somerset, NJ 08873, or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the Station.