Rights to Use Likeness; Publicity Release:
Except where prohibited by law, submitting a scholarship application to Citrix constitutes permission to use your name, likeness, and/or prize information, the name of the educational institution, and your field of study, for promotional purposes without further permission or compensation. As a condition of being awarded any prize, except where prohibited by law, winners (and their parent or guardian, as applicable) may be required to execute a separate Affidavit of Eligibility and Release pursuant to which winners will consent to the use of their name, address, likeness and/or prize information, essay, the name of the educational institution and your field of study, without limitation, for promotional purposes without further permission or compensation. In connection therewith, you waive all right under personality, publicity, or privacy rights, including those arising under state or federal privacy, publicity, or personality statutes. All entrants and winners (and if the entrant or winner is a minor, the minor’s parent or legal guardian) acknowledge that they have read these official rules and the Affidavit of Eligibility and Release, and accept the terms stated herein and in the Affidavit of Eligibility and Release. By applying for a Citrix RightSignature scholarship you acknowledge and agree that Citrix may contact you, including via email.
By applying for a scholarship, you (and, if you are a minor, your parents or legal guardians) release Citrix, participating sponsors and any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agencies from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the scholarship or delivery, misdelivery, acceptance, possession, use of or inability to use the scholarship (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory.
Rights to Submit and Use Materials:
You represent that you have the right to use any material you submit as part of your scholarship application, including text, audio, video, audiovisual, html, links or other materials, and no part of the content infringes upon the copyright or any other statutory or common -law intellectual property rights (including without limitation trademark, service mark, and trade name rights), proprietary rights (including without limitation trade secrets), or rights of privacy or publicity of any third party (including Citrix).
You fully assign to Citrix (to the extent such rights are vested in you) all copyrights and other intellectual property rights in any content transmitted by you as part of the scholarship application. If for some reason the foregoing assignment is ineffective, you grant to Citrix a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, and to distribute, perform, transmit and display such content (in whole or part) and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in such content. In any event, without limiting the foregoing, Citrix may freely use the content without payment of any license fees to you or any third party.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Citrix from and against any and all claims, costs, losses, damages and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees) incurred by Citrix arising out of or in connection the content or based on Citrix use of the content you submit, including but not limited to any third party claims based on violations of intellectual property rights or publicity or privacy rights.
You agree to be bound by these terms and by the decisions of Citrix, which are final and binding in all respects. Citrix reserves the right to revise, suspend or cancel the scholarship or your participation should viruses, bugs, unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond Citrix control affect the administration, security or proper administration of the scholarship or if Citrix otherwise becomes (as determined in its sole discretion) incapable of running the scholarship as planned. You are subject to disqualification if you violate these terms, tamper with the operation of the scholarship or engage in any conduct that is detrimental or unfair to Citrix, the scholarship or any other entrant (in each case as determined in Citrix sole discretion). Citrix reserves the right to lock out persons whose eligibility is in question or who have been disqualified or are otherwise ineligible to enter the scholarship. If you have any questions about these official rules or the contest, you may send written questions to 120 S. West Street, Raleigh, NC 27603.