NOTE: The entry deadline for this sweepstakes has passed and this contest is now closed.
HOW TO ENTER: No purchase or contribution necessary. There will be one drawing with one winner chosen. Entries may be made by making a contribution at michiganradio.org or 888-258-9866. Entries not associated with a contribution can be made only by calling 888-258-9866.
The chance to win the VIP Tour of NPR in Washington DC Sweepstakes is on Monday, September 16, 2019 between the hours of 6:00 am and 7:00 pm Eastern Time. Michigan Radio sustaining members are automatically entered.
ELIGIBILITY: Anyone 18 years of age or older and in the United States can enter the VIP Tour of NPR in Washington DC Sweepstakes except employees of Michigan Radio, their immediate family or persons living in the same household. Void where prohibited by law.
PRIZE: The winner of the sweepstakes will each receive the following:
A three day, two night trip for two (2) to Washington DC that includes round-trip coach airfare from any major Michigan airport, two nights in a centrally located Washington DC four star hotel, a VIP tour of NPR’s headquarters, and a visit to WAMU’s 1A studios to meet host Joshua Johnson. Studio visits must occur on a weekday.
Dates to be selected by winner but in coordination with NPR and WAMU availability. Michigan Radio is not responsible for unforeseen changes to the schedule of Joshua Johnson or other NPR personalities. Dates must be between October 1, 2019 and December 20, 2019. Meals, ground transportation, and incidental expenses are not included.
Total Value: $1,500 - 2,000
SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION OF WINNER: The winning name (and three backup winners) will be selected by random drawing no later than Tuesday, September 17, 2019. Winner will be sent notification via telephone or email that day. If any winner is unable to collect their prize or does not respond to the notification within 30 days the unawarded prize will go to the first back-up and subsequent back-ups thereof until prize is awarded. Winners must provide their social security number. The chances of winning are dependent upon the number of entrants. The winners’ names will be kept on file at Michigan Radio and will be available by writing to Michigan Radio, Development Department, 535 W. William Street, Suite 110, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48103
GENERAL: By participating in the Fall 2019 VIP Tour of NPR in Washington DC Sweepstakes, participants agree to these Official Rules, and that Michigan Radio, its agents and employees will have no liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind resulting from their use of the prize or their participation in the giveaway. Prize is nontransferable and cannot be exchanged for cash. There can be no substitutions for a prize. Michigan Radio may use winners’ names for publicity purposes without further compensation. Taxes and expenses as a result of winning this prize are the responsibility of the winners. Winners may receive a 1099 with the above stated value in accordance with applicable law.
RESTRICTIONS: Restrictions may apply. Participant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules, and by all decisions of Michigan Radio with respect to the administration of the giveaway and the choice of winners. One entry per person. Multiple entries and not allowed and will not increase the chances of winning.