Official Rules


1. SPONSOR: The Summer Trivia Challenge (“Promotion”) is sponsored by the Scottish Rite Northern Masonic Jurisdiction (“Sponsor”), 33 Marrett Road, Lexington, MA 02421.

2. ELIGIBILITY: The Promotion is open to all legal U.S. residents who are at least eighteen (18) years of age at time of entry, except employees of Sponsor, its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies (collectively, the “Promotion Parties”), persons living in the same households, and the families (spouse, parents, children and siblings) or household members of each. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

3. TO ENTER: The Promotion will run the last twelve weeks in June of 2019 to August of 2019 and is considered live from the start time of the post to three days after the post has been live (“Promotion Period”). To enter the Promotion, visit the Scottish Rite Facebook page ( and submit a comment below the post. Answers sent via Facebook message or other applications will not be counted. Entries that are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, or corrupted are void and will not be accepted. Limit of one entry per person per Tuesday. All entrants must have Internet access as of the starting date of the Promotion.

4. PRIZE DESCRIPTION: To each Promotion winner, Sponsor will award a Scottish Rite Northern Masonic Jurisdiction souvenir of no more than $400 in value. Substitution or transfer of the prize is not permitted by the winner. Prizes are subject to change each week. Winners are not allowed to select their own prizes.

5. SELECTION OF WINNER/ODDS OF WINNING: The winner will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received, at the end of every post promotion period that which a question associated with the Promotion is posed. The winner will be contacted within 48 hours of the drawing via direct message on Facebook, and required to share his/her legal name, address, email, and phone number. If the selected winner cannot be reached within 24 hours following contact from Sponsor, the prize may be forfeited and a new winner will be randomly selected.The odds of winning all prizes are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. There is no limit to the number of times a player can win.

6. PUBLICITY: By accepting a prize, the winner automatically grants to Sponsor the right to use his or her proper name, biographical information, image and likeness without further permission or financial compensation for any promotional purposes without limitation unless prohibited by law. The winner’s name and city of residence may be featured on Sponsor’s Facebook or Twitter page, website, and/or any other website or advertising materials related to the Promotion in Sponsor’s sole discretion.

7. RELEASE OF LIABILITY: By participating, you release Sponsor, its subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, employees, directors, and agents, including advertising and promotion agencies, and Facebook and Twitter (“Released Entities”), from and against any and all injury, loss, or damage caused or claimed to be caused by, or arising out of, your participation in the Promotion and/or the acceptance, awarding, receipt, use, and/or misuse of a prize, and you agree that the Released Entities are not responsible for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relating to the Promotion and/or the awarding of any prize, except as expressly set forth in these Official Rules. Notwithstanding the foregoing, in the event that the preceding release is determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or void for any reason, you agree that, by entering the Promotion: (i) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with the Promotion, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action or to jury trial; (ii) any claims, judgments, and/or awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Promotion, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iii) under no circumstances will you be permitted to obtain any award for, and you hereby waive all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than damages for actual out-of-pocket expenses.

8. OTHER: Void where prohibited. All federal, state, and local laws apply. Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) lost, late, misdirected, damaged, garbled, or illegible entries; (ii) error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft, or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of emails or entry information, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive emails or entry information by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or any combination thereof; or (iii) any injury or damage to your or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in the Promotion. If for any reason, the Promotion is not capable of being conducted as described in these Official Rules, Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Promotion. By participating in the Promotion, you agree to be bound by: (i) these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements; and (ii) the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Promotion. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to: (i) permanently disqualify from the Promotion any person it believes has intentionally violated these Official Rules; and (ii) suspend, modify, or terminate the Promotion if Sponsor believes, in its sole discretion, that malfunction, error, disruption, or damage is impairing or will impair the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Promotion. LEGAL WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT AN ENTRAN IN THE PROMOTION, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE, DESTROY, TAMPER, OR VANDALIZE THE PROMOTION WEBSITE OR INTERFERE WITH THE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION, IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

9. DATA COLLECTION/PRIVACY: Sponsor and the Promotion Parties collect personal information from you when you enter the Promotion. Entering the Promotion constitutes your permission for Sponsor and the Promotion Parties to collect and maintain that personal information, and use in email marketing distribution. All personal information received will be handled in strict accordance with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, which is available for review upon contacting Scottish Rite, NMJ at [email protected].