Space Fund: Official Rules

Void where prohibited or restricted by law. By entering, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these Official Rules.
All questions regarding Space Fund” should be directed to
  1. “Space Fund” is sponsored by thisopenspace (“Sponsor”), with its principal place of business located at 328 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, B.C. V5Y 1C8.
  1. The entry period commences at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“EST”) on August 15th, 2017 and ends at 11:59 p.m. EST on September 15th, 2017. All entries must be received prior to the close of the entry period. Sponsor’s computer is the official time keeping device.
  1. Entrants must send entries as required in the announcement in order to be eligible. Entries received after the deadline set forth in the announcement are ineligible, null, and void. Sponsor will not be responsible for and will not consider incomplete or incorrect entries. Sponsor is not responsible for entries that are sent but not received by Sponsor for any reason.
  1. All marketplace credit recipients will be notified by the form/method of contact they provided to Sponsor when they initially entered the contest. If the marketplace credit recipient does not respond to the notification within: five (5) business days, another marketplace recipient may be chosen. Failure to respond within the time frames listed above shall mean that the provisional marketplace credit recipient forfeits the credit.
  1. Only one entry per company or project will be considered for entry.
  1. You acknowledge and agree that Sponsor shall have no obligation to post, display, or otherwise make publicly available any materials submitted by you.
  1. You acknowledge and agree that materials submitted by you may be made available by Sponsor for viewing, rating, reviewing, and commenting by the public. You acknowledge that comments or ratings that you disagree with or are unhappy about may be published or otherwise become associated with materials that you submit to Sponsor. By submitting materials to Sponsor, you waive any privacy expectations that you may have with respect to the materials.
  1. You agree to hold Sponsor and its officers, directors, employees, agents, successors, and assigns harmless from and against—and hereby waive any right to pursue—any claims of any nature arising in connection with Sponsor’s use of the materials submitted to Sponsor and used in any manner in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion.
  1. Materials submitted by entrants will be judged entirely in the sole and absolute discretion of Sponsor. Decisions by Sponsor are final.
  1. All entrants and marketplace credit recipients must be 21 years of age or older on August 15, 2017, where not prohibited by law. Sponsor has the right to verify the eligibility of each entrant.
  1. Sponsor may award up to $30,000 USD (the Space Fund”) in marketplace credit on, in the following denominations: $6,000 (1), $3,000 (2), $1,000 (9), $500 (18). 
  1. Marketplace credit recipients may not request substitutions for marketplace credit. 
  1. Marketplace credit must be redeemed on in accordance with the rules set forth by the Sponsor and communicated to marketplace credit recipients in writing.
  1. Marketplace credit will expire at 11:59pm on December 30, 2017.  Any unused credit will be forfeited.
  1. Credit recipients are solely responsible for any and all taxes and/or fees as well as all additional costs that may be incurred when booking on, including but not limited to security deposits, equipment rentals and cleaning fees.
  1. Neither Sponsor nor its officers, directors, employees, agents, successors, or assigns shall be liable for any warranty, costs, damage, injury, or any other claims incurred as a result of the usage of marketplace credit by any recipient. Sponsor is not liable for any loss arising out of or in connection with Space Fund”.
  1. If the specified credit becomes unavailable for any reason, Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion may substitute a prize of like or equal value. 
  1. “Space Fund” is null and void in any jurisdiction where prohibited by law.
  1. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to terminate Space Fund” at any time without prior notice.
  1. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to alter any Space Fund” rules at any time.
    1. By entering Space Fund”, you conclusively are deemed to have agreed to be bound by these rules and terms and conditions. This is an irrevocable condition of entry.
    2. The following criteria apply:
      1. When recipients are selected based upon skill or accomplishments, recipients will be chosen by Sponsor on the merits of the entry, in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion.
      2. If Sponsor solicits votes by the public to help decide the recipients, while the results of such polls may be a considered factor in determining the recipients, the recipients will ultimately be selected by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion.
  1. No purchase or payment of any consideration is necessary to enter the Space Fund”.
  1. On or about September 19th, 2017, recipients will be selected and notified by Sponsor from among all eligible entry materials received during the entry period, based on Sponsor’s review of such entry materials.
  1. Sponsor reserves the right to condition the award of marketplace credits upon the execution by the recipient(s) of a publicity release. Notwithstanding this reserved right, entry is conclusively deemed to be permission by the entrant to use the entrant’s name (without compensation to the entrant) to publicize the Space Fund” and otherwise, as determined by Sponsor, unless prohibited by law.
  1. Sponsor reserves the right to require the recipients to execute an affidavit of eligibility as a sworn document and provide other proof of eligibility as a condition of receipt of any award.
Have more questions? Submit a request