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Grebelife Contest Rules and Regulations

The “Grand Prize” is sponsored by Conrad Grebel University College.  140 Westmount Rd N, N2l 3G6, Waterloo, ON Canada.  This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter.


  1. Grand Prize: One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive a $25 Gift card for 10,000 Villages, $25 gift card for Seven Shores and a Grebel t-shirt! The prize must be accepted as awarded and is not transferable or convertible to cash.


  1. The contest is available to all Conrad Grebel University College Residents, Associates, and/or current students enrolled in Conrad Grebel University College classes at the undergraduate or graduate level.
  2. Employees of Conrad Grebel University College, are not eligible to win the Grand Prize.  Businesses and organizations are also not eligible to win the Grand Prize or Daily Prizes.

Prize Entry

  1. Contestants can submit entries from November 15, 2017 until the contest closes on December 6, 2017 at 11:30 p.m. ET.
  2. Odds of winning depend on the total number of entries received during the contest period.
  3. To enter the contest, participants must:
    1. Take a picture which depicts life at Grebel as a resident or student
    2. Upload the picture to Instagram with the hashtag #grebelife
    3. If the participant has not ‘’Followed’ the Conrad Grebel Instagram page ( at the time of the contest draw, they will not be eligible to win the prize.
    4. Assure that privacy settings do not restrict Conrad_Grebel from seeing your post.
    5. Multiple unique entries by the same contestant will be counted as unique entries. Multiple entries containing the same image will count as one entry.
  4. GRAND PRIZE Winners will be contacted by Instagram direct message. Winning participants will have 5 business days to respond to initial contact with a valid email address. If no response is received by Conrad Grebel University College within 5 business days, the winner forfeits the prize and Conrad Grebel University College will select another winner.
  5. By entering the contest, the winner agrees to have their name announced on the website, and in all Conrad Grebel University College social media platforms.
  6. By entering the contest, the winner agrees to have the photo for Conrad Grebel University College promotional efforts.
  7. To be declared a winner, the selected entrant must first correctly answer, by telephone, an unaided, time limited, mathematical skill testing question.   


  1. The GRAND PRIZE winner will be selected by a random draw from all eligible entries and will be notified by Instagram direct message by December 6, 2017.  The winner may also be announced on the Conrad Grebel University College website and social media pages.
  2. The winner must provide their telephone number and full mailing address in order to receive their prize.
  3. If the identity of the winner is disputed, the entrant may be required to provide proof that he/she is the authorized holder of the Instagram account given at the time of entry.

Limitation of Liability

  1. All contest draws are void where prohibited by law and are subject to all applicable federal, provincial, and municipal laws and regulations.
  2. We cannot be responsible for any technical error that may occur during entry or failure of an entry to be received due to technical problems or human error of any kind.
  3. In entering the contest, the entrant agrees to release Conrad Grebel University College from any claim, cost, tax, liability, or damage resulting from entry.
  4. Conrad Grebel University College reserves the right to update or revise these Contest Rules.  Please check them periodically.

Use of Personal Information

  1. By “Following” the Conrad Grebel Instagram page and completing the Instagram contest entry you agree to be contacted through email and direct message by Conrad Grebel University College with prize notification and redemption details.
  2. The email address submitted will be used solely to communicate details of this contest and notify the contest winner. Conrad Grebel University College will not use any email addresses submitted within the context of this contest to send any other commercial messages unless explicitly indicated on the contest form.
  3. We respect your privacy! All personal information that you share with us is confidential, including your e-mail address.