Pay it Forward Scholarship Application

The deadline for submissions was Friday, June 17, 2016.

Shawn Collins and Missy Ward of Affiliate Summit are sponsoring up to fifty (50) “Pay it Forward Scholarships” to affiliates in the affiliate marketing industry.

Affiliate Summit East in NYCThe goal of the scholarships is to make the education and networking experience of Affiliate Summit available to affiliates who might not otherwise be able to attend.

Each recipient of the Pay it Forward Sponsorship will be awarded one (1) VIP Pass (a $949 value) to Affiliate Summit East 2016, taking place July 31 – August 2, 2016 at New York Marriott Marquis.

The benefits of the VIP pass include:

  • Networking meals on Monday and Tuesday, as well as snacks on Sunday
  • Your own check-in line
  • Special area in the Networking Lounge
  • Opening Day VIP Cocktail Reception
  • Access to all educational sessions
  • Option to apply for a RevShare Roundup table

Applicants will be considered based on current participation in and future contribution to the affiliate marketing industry. All applicants must also have valid US addresses to qualify.

All applicants will have to answer the following question in essay form in 300 words or less:

  • What do you see as your biggest challenge as an affiliate marketer?

All applications will be reviewed by the Affiliate Summit Advisory Board and winners of the scholarships will be notified on or about June 27, 2016.

To be considered for a Pay It Forward Scholarship, please complete the online application. The deadline for submission was Friday, June 17, 2016.

Terms and Conditions

Affiliate Summit Pay it Forward Scholarship Submission Process (the “Scholarship Process”) begins at 10:01 a.m. EST on January 28, 2016 and ends at 11:59 p.m. EDT on Friday, June 17, 2016 (the “Scholarship Process Period”). The Scholarship Process is open to legal US residents, 21 years of age or older. Previous winners of the Pay It Forward Scholarship are not eligible to win again. Employees, officers and directors (incl. immediate family members and members of the same household) of Affiliate Summit, Inc. (“AS” or “Sponsor”), and its affiliated companies, subsidiaries, distributors, dealers, retailers, prize suppliers and advertising and promotion agencies are not eligible to participate.

How to Enter. During Scholarship Process Period, visit http://www.affiliatesummit.com/pay-forward-scholarship-application/ and complete the Scholarship Process entry form. If you wish to participate in the Scholarship Process without participating in the online entry process, provide [your name, email, physical address, number of years of experience in affiliate marketing, existing affiliate marketing websites (if any), have you attended a previous Affiliate Summit and if yes, list all prior Affiliate Summits you have attended and an Affiliate Marketing essay (max 300 words) answering the following question:

  • What do you see as your biggest challenge as an affiliate marketer?

Please send to Affiliate Summit, 9532 Liberia Ave. #127, Manassas, VA 20110. Sponsor not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, incomplete, illegible or damaged entries. Limit one (1) submission per person.

Selection of Winners. Up to fifty (50) Winners will be selected by the Affiliate Summit Advisory Board on or about June 27, 2016, after an extensive review of the eligible entries received during the Scholarship Process Period. Winners will be selected by Affiliate Summit Advisory Board, whose decisions on all matters relating to this Scholarship Process shall be final and binding in all respects. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received. Winners will be notified by email.

Scholarships: One (1) of fifty (50) Scholarships: A VIP Pass to Affiliate Summit East 2016, taking place July 31 – August 2, 2016 at New York Marriott Marquis (total retail value of $949). Prizes are nontransferable, nonassignable, and no cash alternative will be offered. Limit one (1) prize per household.

Claiming Scholarship. The Prize winners will be required to complete, sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Liability/Publicity Release within fifteen (15) days of notification attempt or prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected. By accepting prize, each winner consents to the use of her name and likeness by Sponsor in advertising, promotional materials and on Sponsor’s web site without further compensation or permission, except where prohibited by law.

General. Void where prohibited by law. By entering, participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the judges’ decisions on all matters relating to this Scholarship Process. By accepting prize, or by participating in the Scholarship Process, winners release Affiliate Summit, Inc., and their respective affiliated companies, subsidiaries, distributors, dealers, retailers, prize suppliers and advertising and promotion agencies from any and all liability for any loss, harm, damages, costs or expenses, including without limitation property damages, personal injury and/or death, arising out of participating in this program, or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize and claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery. By entering, each entrant consents to the use of her name, address and email address, if any, by Affiliate Summit for advertising, trade or any lawful purpose without further permission or compensation, except where prohibited by law.