The Fifth Third Scholarship Sweepstakes Official Rules – No Purchase Necessary
When you open a Fifth Third Student Checking account between May 1, 2013 and September 30, 2013, you are automatically entered into the Fifth Third Scholarship Sweepstakes. You can also receive an additional entry if you open a Fifth Third Goal Setter Savings account with automatic transfers from your Fifth Third Student Checking account into your Goal Setter Savings account. To enter the Fifth Third Scholarship Sweepstakes without a purchase, hand-print your name, address and telephone number and the words "Fifth Third Scholarship Sweepstakes" on a 3" x 5" card and mail your entry to The Fifth Third Scholarship Sweepstakes, PO Box 62314, Cincinnati, OH 45262.
All entries must be postmarked by September 30, 2013. All mailed entries must be received by October 8, 2013. Maximum of two mail-in entries per household, please. Each mailed entry must be in a separate envelope. No facsimiles, photocopied or mechanically reproduced entries will be allowed. Fifth Third Bank is not responsible for damaged, late, lost, misdirected entries or postage-due mail. Illegible and incomplete entries will be disqualified. Winners will be selected in a random drawing to be held on or around October 15, 2013. Odds of winning will depend on the number of entries received.
The winner will receive the following prize:
One (1) $10,000 scholarship.
Each scholarship winner's prize will be deposited directly into the student's Fifth Third Student Checking account. In the event that a winner entered via mail-in entry, that winner will receive the prize as a check. The winner will be notified by mail or phone, and may be required to execute an affidavit of eligibility and release within 7 days of notification. Failure to comply will result in forfeiture of prize and an alternate winner be selected in a random drawing. Prizes are non-transferable. No substitutions of prize will be permitted except at the sole discretion of the sponsor. Taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners. By participation in this sweepstakes, the winner agrees that neither the sponsor or the sponsor's representatives or agencies, affiliates, subsidiaries, directors or employees have any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from acceptance, possession or use of any prize. Acceptance of a prize shall constitute winner's consent to the use of their name, hometown and likeness for advertising, promotion and publicity without additional compensation. By participating in this sweepstakes, entrants accept and agree to these rules and the decisions of the judges are final. This offer is open to all legal residents of the United States, except residents of New York and Rhode Island. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. In the event that a Fifth Third Student Checking account is owned by both a minor and a legal adult (18 years of age or older), the prize will be awarded to the legal adult. Employees of Fifth Third Bancorp or any of its affiliated companies, or of its promotional and advertising agencies and members of those employees' immediate families are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law and in New York and Rhode Island. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. All entries become the property of Fifth Third Bancorp. One prize per person. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. To receive the name of the winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to The Fifth Third Scholarship Sweepstakes, PO Box 62314 Cincinnati, OH 45262 after October 12, 2013.