Official TalentEgg Back to School Giveaway Contest Rules


By entering this contest, (the "Contest") entrants accept and agree to be bound by these Official Rules. Any violation of these rules may result in disqualification. All decisions of the TalentEgg regarding this Contest are final and binding in all respects.

Contest Period

Contest begins September 14, 2017 at 5:00PM Eastern time ("ET") and ends October 15, 2017 at 11:59 PM ET (the "Entry Period").


This Contest is only open to legal residents of Canada, excluding Quebec, who are at least 18 years old, or who are at least 16 years old and able to provide a parent or legal guardian's consent to take part in this contest, as of the date of entry, except officers, directors, members, production staff, cast and employees of TalentEgg Inc. ("TalentEgg" as defined herein), or any other party associated with the development or administration of this Contest, and their immediate family (i.e., parents, children, siblings, spouse). It is also void outside Canada and where prohibited (for example, in Quebec). Entrants agree to be bound by the terms of these Official Rules.

How to Enter

Visit during the Entry Period and click on the Contest link. Follow the instructions to complete and submit the entry form. All entrant information, including e-mail addresses, is subject to the TalentEgg's Privacy Policy located on By entering this Contest, entrants give their expressed permission to be contacted by TalentEgg via telephone, e-mail and/or postal mail. The minimum requirement for entering the Contest is to register as a TalentEgg user by submitting his/her name and email address and agreeing to the TalentEgg Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Entrants can increase the number of entries to the Contest and increase the chance of winning by the following methods: A. Register as User of TalentEgg by entering name and email address and agree to receive emails from TalentEgg about entry level jobs and receive 1 entry; B. Complete Profile on TalentEgg and receive 10 additional entries; C. Follow TalentEgg on Twitter and receive 8 additional entries; D. Follow on Snapchat and receive 8 additional entries; E. Retweet on Twitter and receive 8 additional entries; F. Visit TalentEgg on Facebook and receive 5 additional entries; G. Visit on Instagram and receive 3 entries; H. View Post on Facebook and receive 2 additional entries. Your chance of winning increases with the number of entries you enter into the Contest.

Winner Selection; Notification

TalentEgg shall choose 15 Winners, including two (2) Semi-Finalists, two (2) Finalists and one Grand Prize Winner by random draw completed after the Contest Period closes. The draw results of TalentEgg is final. The odds of winning a prize depends upon the number of eligible entries received. The potential winners will be contacted via phone and direct email message from TalentEgg. The potential winner will have 24 hours from the time TalentEgg sends the notification to potential winner to respond. If there is no response by the deadline, such potential winner forfeits all rights to win the Contest or receive the prize, and an alternate potential winner will be randomly selected. The alternate winner will then have one 24 hours from the time TalentEgg sends the notification. If there is no response by the deadline, TalentEgg will continue the above process until a winner is confirmed. Upon contacting a potential winner and determining that he/she has met all eligibility requirements of the Contest, including without limitation the execution of required waivers, publicity and liability releases and disclaimers, such individual will be declared the official "Winner" of the Contest. Winner may be required to provide their full name, mailing address, and proof of age..

In order to be declared a winner by the contest judges, a potential winner must be in compliance with these Official Rules and, in particular, the following:

  1. The potential winner must correctly answer, within a set timeframe, a mathematical skill-testing question administered by a TalentEgg representative by telephone.
  2. The potential winner must complete, sign and return a standard form declaration and release prepared by TalentEgg within five (5) business days from the date on which the form is sent to the potential winner. If the potential winner fails to return a completed declaration and release to TalentEgg within the deadline, such potential winner shall be deemed to have automatically forfeited his/her right to claim the prize, and TalentEgg shall have the right to select (an)other potential winner(s).

If a potential or declared winner is not in compliance with the Official Rules, the TalentEgg reserves the right to disqualify such entrant from the Contest and randomly select further entrants from the remaining eligible entries until 12 winners, 2 Finalist Winners and an official Grand Prize Winner is finally declared.

The official Winner will be announced on TalentEgg's website at and on and on social media as soon as the final Winners are determined, whichever is later. TalentEgg will post the Winners' names. Any individual who, at the sole determination of TalentEgg, abuses the entry process in any way will be disqualified. TalentEgg is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected entries, which will be disqualified.

Prize Description

One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive an Apple iPad mini with Retina Display (32GB, Wi-Fi, Silver) valued at over $430.00 and one (1) Finalist shall receive a JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black) valued at over $119.00 and two (2) Finalists will each receive one Beats EP Wired On-Ear Headphones (White) valued at $107.00 and two (2) Semi-Finalists will each receive one Laptop Backpack, KALIDI 17 Inch Hiking Backpack Travel Daypack School Bag For Women and Men valued at over $58.00 and five (5) winner will received an autographed copy of the two best-selling books, "The Long View – Career Strategies to Start Strong, Reach High and Go Far" and "Blockchain Revolution" valued at a total of over $50.00, and four (4) TalentEgg Battery Chargers valued at $20.00.


All federal, provincial and/or local income and other taxes, if any, are the winner's sole responsibility.

Ownership and License

All entry materials ("Submission") become the property of the TalentEgg and will not be acknowledged or returned, subject to the's terms of use and privacy policy. Entry into this Contest constitutes entrant's irrevocable and perpetual permission and consent, without further compensation or attribution, to use, reproduce, print, publish, transmit, or display the Entrants' name, school, grad year and major for any purpose, including but not limited to editorial, advertising, trade, commercial, and publicity purposes by TalentEgg and/or others authorized by TalentEgg, in any and all media now in existence or hereinafter created, throughout the world.

No Prize Transfer or Substitution

No prize or any portion thereof is transferable, assignable. No substitutions for prize.

By entering the Contest, each entrant releases and discharges TalentEgg, Facebook, any judging organization (if applicable), and any other party associated with the development or administration of this Contest, their parent, subsidiary, and affiliated entities, and each of their respective officers, directors, members, shareholders, employees, independent contractors, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, "TalentEgg Entities"), from any and all liability whatsoever in connection with this Contest and/or acceptance, possession and/or use of prizes, including without limitation legal claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages, demands or actions of any kind (including without limitation personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or destruction or property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light) (collectively, "Claims"). Except where prohibited: (i) acceptance of a prize constitutes the consent of any potential winner, including without limitation the official Winners, without further compensation, to use the name and likeness of each such winner or the Winner for editorial, promotion, advertising and publicity purposes by TalentEgg and/or others authorized by TalentEgg; (ii) acceptance of a prize constitutes a release by any winner and/or the Winner of the TalentEgg Entities of any and all Claims in connection with the administration of this Contest and the use, or possession of his/her submitted information and (iii) any potential winner, including but not limited to the Winner, may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and a liability/publicity/copyright release. Affidavits and releases must be returned within five (5) calendar days from the date that TalentEgg first tries to notify the potential winner.


(i) Entries that are lost, late, misdirected, incorrect, garbled, or incompletely received, for any reason, including by reason of hardware, software, browser, or network failure, malfunction, congestion, or incompatibility at TalentEgg's servers or on TalentEgg's Contest page on, or elsewhere, will not be eligible. In the event of a dispute, entries will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institute) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address; (ii) TalentEgg, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or the operation of the TalentEgg's web site or the TalentEgg Facebook page. Use of bots or other automated process to enter is prohibited and may result in disqualification at the sole discretion of TalentEgg; (iii) TalentEgg further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Contest if it is not capable of completion as planned, including by reason of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, force majeure or technical failures of any sort; (iv) TalentEgg Entities are not responsible for errors in the administration or fulfillment of this Contest, including without limitation mechanical, human, printing, distribution or production errors, and may modify or cancel this Contest based upon such error at its sole discretion without liability. (v) TALENTEGG ENTITIES MAKE NO WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR GUARANTEES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR IN LAW, AS REGARDS THIS CONTEST OR THE MERCHANTABILITY, QUALITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE REGARDING ANY PRIZE OR ANY COMPONENT OF ANY PRIZE. (vi) CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE TALENTEGG WEBSITE OR FACEBOOK PAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, TALENTEGG RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ATTORNEYS' FEES) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.

Applicable Laws and Jurisdiction

This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, and local laws and regulations. Issues concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules shall be governed by the laws of the province of Ontario. All disputes arising out of or connected with this Contest will be resolved individually, and without resort to class action, exclusively by a provincial or federal court located in Toronto, Ontario. Should there be a conflict between the laws of the province on Ontario and any other laws, the conflict will be resolved in favor of the laws of the province of Ontario. All judgments or awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket damages (excluding attorneys' fees) associated with participation in this Contest and shall not include any indirect, punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages.


This Contest is TalentEgg Inc, 172 King Street East, Suite 300, Toronto, ON M5A 1J3, TalentEgg Inc. is not affiliated with or sponsored or endorsed or administered by any other entity, including without limitation Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.