Apply to win $1,500 for your education
Lamps Expo has collarborated with interior designers, architects, and set decorators for years, in order to source the best suited products for a variety of projects. We have strived to become a go-to source for all lighting needs, not only on Los Angeles, but across the U.S. Our showroom boasts the most eye-catching curated products, from chandeliers, pendants, wall lights and sconces, bathroom light fixtures, outdoor light fixtures, to fans. Our products have been used in a variety of aesthetic styles, from modern to traditional. As part of our effort to give back to the interior design and architectural community, we are proud to announce the 2017-2018 essay scholarship initiative. We understand getting a good education can be expensive, and we want to do our part to help! Simply apply with your essay for your chance to win $1,500 towards your educational or living expenses.
Who can apply?
We welcome all students 18 years of age or older at interior design, architecture, and landscape architecture schools in the U.S. to apply for one of our scholarship. This is open to students currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate design or architecture program.
How to apply?
In order to apply for our scholarship, email an essay of 750-1500 words on the topic of how lighting impacts interior design, architecture, or landscape/outdoor settings, from your perspective. Please attach your essay as a PDF or Word Document, with the following naming format: lastname_firstname.fle extension (.pdf/.doc)
All submissions must be emailed to: Sales@lampclick.com
Submission Deadline: June 15th, 2018
Award Amount: $1,500.00
The following terms and conditions apply
Lamps Expo, all participating sponsors and any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, professional advisors, employees and agencies will not be responsible for: (a) any late, lost, misrouted, garbled or distorted or damaged transmissions or entries; (b) telephone, electronic, hardware, software, network, Internet, or other computer or communications-related malfunctions or failures; (c) any disruptions, injuries, losses or damages caused by events beyond the control of Sponsor; or (d) any printing or typographical errors in any materials. Lamps Expo MAKES AVAILABLE THE SCHOLARSHIP, AND ANY PRIZES ON AN "AS IS" BASIS AND DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE IN CONNECTION THEREWITH. Lamps Expo SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO ANY ENTRANT OR WINNER FOR INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND - INCLUDING LOST REVENUES OR PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR LOSS OF DATA - ARISING OUT OF THE SCHOLARSHIP CONTEST, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER INTERIOR DELUXE.COM WAS ADVISED, HAD OTHER REASON TO KNOW, OR IN FACT KNEW OF THE POSSIBILITY THEREOF. THE TOTAL AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF LAMPS EXPO TO ENTRANTS, WINNERS, OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE CONTEST WHETHER IN TORT, CONTRACT, OR OTHERWISE, SHALL NOT EXCEED THE SUM OF FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS.
The Lamps Expo Scholarship Program is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, 18 years of age or older who are enrolled in a design or architecture program at an accredited college or university.
Scholarship Period; How to Enter; Prizes and Odds
The contest begins and ends (the "Deadline") at a certain time, as set forth in the contest summary. You may enter the contest by submitting a contest application via sponsor's website. All information fields in the contest application must be completed in full, in the English language, and the application must be received by the deadline to be eligible. You may submit only one application, and no revisions to the application may be made after it has been submitted. The specific prizes are set forth in the scholarship summary.
* NO PURCHASE NECESSARY
* ODDS OF WINNING A SCHOLARSHIP DEPEND ON THE QUALITY OF YOUR ENTRY
* THE PURCHASE OR SUBSCRIPTION OF ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OR REGISTRATION AS AN SR EDUCATION GROUP USER DOES NOT INCREASE THE ODDS OF WINNING
Prizes will be paid directly to the winner in form of a check of paypal payment. Prize notifications returned as undeliverable or Prizes otherwise not effectively claimed (by executing and submitting an Affidavit of Eligibility, and Release) within 10 calendar days after delivery of notification will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. Prizes are not transferable. No substitutions or exchanges will be permitted. All tax associated with the receipt or use of any prizes are the sole responsibility of the winner.
Rights to Use Likeness; Publicity Release
Except where prohibited by law, entry into the Contest constitutes permission to use your name, likeness and/or Prize information, the name of the educational institution and your field of study, without limitation, for promotional purposes without further permission or compensation. As a condition of being awarded any Prize, except where prohibited by law, winners (and their parent or guardian, as applicable) will be required to execute a separate Affidavit of Eligibility and Release pursuant to which winners will consent to the use of their name, address, likeness and/or prize information, the name of the educational institution and your field of study, without limitation, for promotional purposes without further permission or compensation. In connection therewith, you waive all rights under personality, publicity, or privacy rights, including those arising under state or federal privacy, publicity, or personality statutes. All entrants and winners (and if the entrant or winner is a minor, the minor's parent or legal guardian) acknowledge that they have read these official rules and the Affidavit of Eligibility and Release, and accept the terms stated herein and in the Affidavit of Eligibility and Release. By applying for our scholarship you acknowledge and agree that Lamps Expo may contact you, including via email.
By applying for a scholarship, you (and, if you are a minor, your parents or legal guardians) release Lamps Expo, participating sponsors and any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agencies from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the scholarship or delivery, misdelivery, acceptance, possession, use of or inability to use the scholarship (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory. Lamps Expo ENCOURAGES YOU TO OBEY ALL LAWS, RULES, REGULATIONS AND POLICIES IN APPLYING FOR A SCHOLARSHIP OR BEING INVOLVED WITH LAMPS EXPO OFFERINGS.
Rights to Submit and Use Materials
You represent that you have the right to use any text, audio, video, audiovisual, html, links or other materials you submit as part of a scholarship application, and no part of the content infringes upon the copyright or any other statutory or common-law intellectual property rights (including without limitation trademark, service mark, and trade name rights), proprietary rights (including without limitation trade secrets), or rights of privacy or publicity of any third party (including Lamps Expo).You fully assign to Lamps Expo (to the extent such rights are vested in you) all copyrights and other intellectual property rights in any content transmitted by you. If for some reason the foregoing assignment is ineffective, you grant to Lamps Expo a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual fully paid-up license (with the right to sublicense) to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, and to distribute, perform, transmit and display such content (in whole or part) and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in such Content. In any event, without limiting the foregoing, Lamps Expo may freely use the content without payment of any license fees to you or any third party, and may freely license this right to third parties. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Lamps Expo from and against any and all claims, costs, losses, damages and expenses (including reasonable attorney's fees) incurred by Lamps Expo arising out of or in connection the content or based on Lamps Expo use of the content (including but not limited to any third party claims based on violations of intellectual property rights or publicity or privacy rights).
Choice of Law and Venue
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed according to the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to its choice of law principles. The parties agree that all actions and proceedings arising out of or relating directly or indirectly to this Agreement or any ancillary agreement or any other related obligations shall be litigated solely and exclusively in the state or federal courts located in the City of Los Angeles, California, and that such courts are convenient forums. Each party hereby submits to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for purposes of any such actions or proceedings.
ANY DISPUTE REGARDING THE CONTEST IS EXCLUSIVELY SUBJECT TO ARBITRATION IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY CALIFORNIA, PURSUANT TO THE RULES OF THE AMERICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION. YOU HEREBY IRREVOCABLY WAIVE ANY AND ALL RIGHT TO TRIAL BY JURY IN ANY LEGAL PROCEEDING ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE CONTEST. SUCH CLAIMS ARE SUBJECT TO BINDING ARBITRATION (WITH ONE ARBITRATOR SITTING) IN CALIFORNIA, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION RULES OF THE AMERICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION. YOU FURTHER WAIVE ANY OBJECTION TO VENUE IN LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, WHETHER SUCH OBJECTION IS BASED ON LACK OF PERSONAL JURISDICTION, IMPROPER VENUE, FORUM NON CONVENIENS OR THE LIKE. CALIFORNIA SHALL BE THE EXCLUSIVE VENUE AND JURISDICTION TO RESOLVE ANY DISPUTES RELATING TO THE CONTEST AND YOU IRREVOCABLY SUBMIT TO JURISDICTION IN THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA IN CONNECTION THEREWITH.
You agree to be bound by these terms and by the decisions of Lamps Expo, which are final and binding in all respects. Lamps Expo reserves the right to revise, suspend or cancel the scholarship or your participation should viruses, bugs, unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond sponsor's control affect the administration, security or proper administration of the scholarship or if Lamps Expo otherwise becomes (as determined in its sole discretion) incapable of running the scholarship as planned. You are subject to disqualification if you violate these terms, tamper with the operation of the scholarship or engage in any conduct that is detrimental or unfair to Lamps Expo, the scholarship or any other entrant (in each case as determined in Lamps Expo's sole discretion). Lamps Expo reserves the right to lock out persons whose eligibility is in question or who have been disqualified or are otherwise ineligible to enter the scholarship. If you have any questions about these official rules or the contest, please send written questions to Lamps Expo address.
A Lamps Expo staff member will choose the best, or winning essay, from those submitted before the deadline. Factors such as quality of writing and enthusiasm will be considered; however, the selection process is subjective.