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The Paradigm Challenge


Scholarship Value: $100,000
Awards Available: 100
Award Deadline: May 1, 2017

The Paradigm Challenge ("The Challenge") is created and sponsored by Project Paradigm ("Sponsor" or "Project Paradigm"), 11301 West Olympic Boulevard, Suite 306, Los Angeles, CA 90064. By participating in The Challenge and/or using this website, you agree to the Project Paradigm Terms, which are available at www.projectparadigm.org and hereby incorporated by reference, and that your participation will be governed by, and you shall abide by, all of the following rules (the "Challenge Rules") outlined herein.

Eligibility: The Challenge is open only to individuals who: (a) will be aged 4 to 18 years old on May 1, 2017; (b) have their parents’/legal guardians’ permission to participate in The Challenge; and (c) are NOT residents of Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, Syria, the Crimea Region, or any other United States sanctioned country.

Sponsor, in its discretion, may require persons who register for and/or are members of a team in connection with The Challenge (collectively, "Participant" or "Participants") to provide verification of eligibility. The following individuals are not eligible to enter or win The Challenge: current or former (within the immediately preceding 12 months) employees, officers, directors, and contractors of Project Paradigm, Skild, Sensis Agency, and File Mobile, and anyone involved in the administration of The Challenge (including judges), and any member of the immediate family (i.e., a child or grandchild) or household of any of the foregoing individuals.

The Challenge is administered in the United States and by submitting an Entry to The Challenge you consent to the transfer of your personal information and, in the event of a minor, said minor’s parent or legal guardian consents to the transfer of his/her child’s personal information, if applicable, to the United States, where the laws about data privacy may be different than the laws in your country. The country in which you reside may have different laws that apply to you, and you are solely responsible for complying with all applicable local laws in the jurisdiction in which you are located.

Ineligibility: The Challenge is not open to residents of Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, Syria, the Crimea Region, and any other U.S. sanctioned country and is void where prohibited by law.

Sponsor reserves the right to verify an individual’s eligibility to participate in The Challenge.

Registration Period: The registration period for The Challenge begins at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time ("PST") on July 25, 2016 and ends at 11:59 p.m. PST on May 1, 2017. (the "Registration Period").

How to Register: To register, visit www.projectparadigm.org (the "Site") during the Registration Period and follow the registration instructions. Individuals who registered for the first annual Paradigm Challenge are not required to register again.

Entry Period: The entry period for the Challenge begins at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time PST on July 25, 2016 and ends at 11:59 p.m. PST on May 1, 2017 (the "Entry Period"). Individuals who submitted one or more entries for the first annual Paradigm Challenge are required to submit one or more new entries during the Entry Period if they wish to enter the new Paradigm Challenge.

Team Size: There is no minimum or maximum team size. While Sponsor encourages each Participant to join a team and collaborate with other Participants, single person teams are permitted.



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