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LampsExpo.com Interior Design Scholarship Program

Apply to win $1,500 for your education or living expenses

Los Angeles lighting retailer LampsExpo.com is proud to announce the 2017-2018 Interior Design Scholarship. Lamps Expo will be awarding a $1,500 scholarship to a current or prospective architecture, or interior design student at an accredited university or college in the U.S. or Canada. Our goal is to support the next generation of students studying architecture, interior design, and landscape architecture. The scholarship will be awarded based upon an essay submission as described below.

Lamps Expo is a family-owned business, operating in the Los Angeles area since 1998. The 2-story designer showroom boasts a line card of over 100 brands, including designer favorites such as: Swarovski, Schonbek, Hubbardton Forge, Artermide, Hinkley, and Arteriors. Our lighting design experts are always happy to help find the perfect ceiling light, wall light, or outdoor fixture. It's no wonder why we have become a go-to destination for interior designers, set decorators, and developers.

We know how expensive a good education can be, and we want to do our part to help!

Who can apply?

The interior design scholarship is open to students 18 years of age or older at interior design, architecture, landscape architecture, and architectural engineering schools in the U.S. and Canada. Students must be currently enrolled at least part-time in an undergraduate or graduate design or architecture program.

How to apply?

Simply submit an essay of 500-1,000 words describing the importance of lighting in interior design, and ways in which lighting can be incorporated to augment & improve interior design and architectural elements.


 To submit your essay:

- save the file as a PDF with the following naming format: firstname.lastname.pdf

- email your PDF file to outreach@lampsexpo.com, or send via snail mail (with proof of delivery) to: 323 S. La Brea Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90036

 

Scholarship Offer

Lamps Expo is committed to supporting and encouraging Interior Design students as they pursue their educational endeavors, and enter the world of residential and commercial design and architecture. 


Award: (1) $1,500 Prize

Deadline: June 30th, 2018

Legal Terms & Conditions

Disclaimer

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, -ONSEQUENTIAL, 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 LAMPS EXPO.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.

 

Scholarship Period; How to Enter; Prizes and Odds

* ALL ESSAYS MUST BE RECEIVED VIA EMAIL OR BY SNAIL MAIL BY 6/30/2018 TO BE ELIGIBLE.

* A winner will be selected by 7/30/2018.

* NO PURCHASE NECESSARY

* ODDS OF WINNING A SCHOLARSHIP DEPEND ON THE QUALITY OF YOUR ENTRY, AND AT THE SOLE DISCRETION OF LAMPS EXPO

* THE PURCHASE OR SUBSCRIPTION OF ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES DOES NOT INCREASE THE ODDS OF WINNING

Prizes will be paid directly to the winner in form of a check or a PayPal payment. Prize notifications returned as undeliverable or Prizes otherwise not effectively claimed (by executing and submitting an Affidavit of Eligibility, and Release) within 7 calendar days after delivery of notification will be forfeited. 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.

 

General Release

By applying for a scholarship, you (and, if you are a minor, your parents or legal guardians) hereby releases and forever discharge Lamps Expo, its present owners, stockholders, agents, directors, officers, employees, affiliates, predecessors, successors, attorneys, lessors, lessees, licensors and licensees (collectively referred to as Releasees) from any and all charges, complaints, claims, liabilities, obligations, promises, agreements, controversies, damages, actions, causes of action, rights, demands, losses, debts, expenses,  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, and attorney fees and costs of any nature whatsoever, known or unknown, with regard to the scholarship application, submission, or participation in any form.

 

Choice of Law

The contest and these official rules shall in all respects be governed by the laws of the State of California without reference to its principles of conflicts of laws.

 

Arbitration; Venue

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 RIGHTS 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 LOS ANGELES COUNTY CALIFORNIA, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION RULES OF THE AMERICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION. YOU FURTHER WAIVE ANY OBJECTION TO VENUE IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY CALIFORNIA, WHETHER SUCH OBJECTION IS BASED ON LACK OF PERSONAL JURISDICTION, IMPROPER VENUE, FORUM NON CONVENIENS OR THE LIKE. LOS ANGELES COUNTY 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.

 

Miscellaneous

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. Lamps Expo is not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone failures of any kind lost or unavailable network connections, fraud, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions, whether caused by Lamps Expo, users or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions which may damage a user's system or limit a user's ability to participate in this Contest. If you have any questions about these official rules or the contest, please send written questions to Lamps Expo address, at 323 S. La Brea Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90036.

 

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 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.

 

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).