The Hustle $2021 Scholarship

Official Rules 

Hustle Con Media Inc (“Sponsor”) is pleased to introduce the The Hustle $2021 Scholarship (“Scholarship Contest”). As a condition of participating in the Scholarship Contest, you agree to be fully and unconditionally bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, whose decisions shall be final and binding in all respects, and, the fullest extent provided by law, waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Scholarship Contest, these Official Rules, Scholarship Contest materials, and information contained on Sponsor’s website at . The Scholarship Contest is subject to applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. These Official Rules are incorporated by reference and made a part of Sponsor’s Terms of Use and is subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy.


The Scholarship Contest is open only to: who are permanent legal residents of the United States of America; (ii) are at least sixteen (16) years of age at the time of entry; (iii) are not barred from participation in the Scholarship Contest under the laws of the United States, including but not limited to all federal, state, and local laws; and (iv) at all times abide by these Official Rules. THE SCHOLARSHIP CONTEST IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS APPLY. 

Officers, directors, members, managers, employees, representatives, and agents of Sponsor and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, franchisees, prize providers, fulfillment agencies, including Immediate Family Members (as defined below) and Household Members (as defined below) for each of the aforementioned are not eligible to participate in or win the Scholarship Contest. “Immediate Family Members” shall mean spouse, parents, step-parents, legal guardians, children, step-children, siblings or step-siblings and each of their spouses regardless of where they reside. “Household Members” shall mean those people who share the same residence at least three (3) months a year. 


The Scholarship Contest begins on 3/1/21 and ends on 8/31/21 (“Scholarship Contest Period”). Potential winner(s) will be selected on or before 8/31/21 + 30 days Sponsor shall be the official timekeeper of the Scholarship Contest. 


During the Scholarship Contest Period, eligible individuals may apply for the Scholarship Contest, as follows:

3.1 Fill in all the mandatory fields from the form at, or 

3.2 Use ScholarshipOwl at 


There is a limit of one (1) entry per person. Subsequent attempts made by the same individual to submit multiple entries by using multiple or false contact or account information, or otherwise, may result in the entrant being disqualified, at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Entries generated by a script, computer programs, macro-programmed, robotic or any other automated means are void and may be disqualified at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Entries that are in excess of the stated limits, incomplete, incorrect, illegible, corrupted, damaged, destroyed, forged, false, lost, late, misdirected, deceptive, or are otherwise not in compliance with the Official Rules are also void and may be disqualified from the Scholarship Contest at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor will not be responsible for invalid

submissions and has no obligation to advise an individual of such a submission. If a problem occurs in the entry process, the entrant is solely responsible for verifying that the entry process has been validly completed. 

Entries received outside the Scholarship Contest Period will not be included in the Scholarship Contest. For purposes of this Scholarship Contest, an entry is “received” when the Sponsor’s servers record the entry information. Screen shots, printouts or other purported “proof” or “evidence” of entry or winning, in lieu of Sponsor’s validation process, shall not be binding. Proof of sending (such as an automated receipt, screen shots, etc.) does not constitute proof of actual receipt of an entry for purposes of these Official Rules. 

All entries become the sole and exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.


Scholarship winners will be selected randomly from those who enter.

Sponsor’s selection of winners will be final and determinative. 


Subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules, the following scholarship prize awards will be available to eligible entrants participating in the Scholarship Contest: 


A maximum of $2,021 scholarship prize(s) will be awarded. 

Prizes will be awarded only if the potential prize winner fully complies with these Official Rules. All prize details are at the sole discretion of Sponsor and any depiction of the prizes, in Scholarship Contest materials or otherwise, is for illustrative purposes only. Prizes are non-transferable, non-exchangeable, and non-refundable, and must be accepted by the winner as awarded. A prize winner may waive his/her right to receive a prize. Sponsor shall have no responsibility or obligation to a prize winner or a potential prize winner who is unable or unavailable to, or who does not for any reason, accept or utilize a prize. In the event of non-compliance with these Official Rules, or if a prize is unclaimed, that prize will be forfeited. A forfeited prize may be awarded to an alternate winner, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. 

All federal, state, provincial and local taxes, and all costs and expenses related to the acceptance and use of a prize not specified herein, are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Any required tax reporting forms will be furnished to the appropriate authorities. 


The Hustle $2021 Scholarship potential winner(s) will be chosen at random from all eligible entrants that submit an entry as detailed above during the Scholarship Contest Period.

Sponsor will attempt to notify a potential winner using the contact information provided on the potential winner’s entry within thirty (30) days after the end of the Scholarship Contest. If a potential winner cannot be contacted or does not respond to Sponsor within seventy-two (72) hours of Sponsor’s initial notification, the potential winner may be disqualified at Sponsor’s sole discretion. 

A potential winner must provide Sponsor the information required to file any necessary tax reporting forms, including but not limited to their Social Security number or tax ID for tax reporting purposes if Sponsor is required to file an IRS Form 1099 with the Internal Revenue Service for the value of a prize awarded and accepted. Except where prohibited, a potential winner also may be required to sign and return to Sponsor, within three (3) business days from the date when Sponsor’s initial notification was sent, a declaration of eligibility and liability/publicity release (“Declaration”) via email to the address specified in the Declaration in order to claim his or her prize. If the Declaration is returned as undeliverable or incomplete or a potential winner fails to complete, sign and return the applicable Declaration within the required time period, or the potential winner does not adhere to the Official Rules, including without limitation, the potential winner does not fulfill the eligibility requirements, the potential winner may be disqualified at Sponsor’s sole discretion. 

In the event a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, or if a prize is unclaimed or not accepted, the prize will be forfeited. If forfeited for any reason, the potential winner will not receive any other prize substitution or compensation, and the prize will remain the property of Sponsor and will not be awarded, except as provided herein. Sponsor, at its sole discretion, may award the forfeited prize to an alternate potential winner. If the Sponsor decides to select an alternate potential winner for the prize, the alternate will be selected according to the method used to select the potential winner. Sponsor will attempt to notify an alternative potential winner using the contact information provided on the potential winner’s entry. If a potential winner cannot be contacted or does not respond to Sponsor within forty-eight (48) hours of Sponsor’s initial notification, the alternative potential winner may be disqualified at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor retains the right to repeat this process until an alternate potential winner complies with the verification of eligibility requirements. 



Winning a prize is contingent upon accepting these Official Rules and fulfilling all requirements of these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right without liability to disqualify any entrant or cancel, suspend, modify and/or terminate the Scholarship Contest, or any part of it, for any reason, including, but not limited to, insufficient entries in the Scholarship Contest, any printing, seeding, typographical, technical errors, human or otherwise, suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Scholarship Contest, or if computer virus, bugs, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or technical difficulties or failures compromise or corrupt or affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Scholarship Contest or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control, as determined by Sponsor at its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prizes to the extent required by law for eligible entries submitted up to the time of the impairment (and/or thereafter), or in such other manner as deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor at its sole discretion. Sponsor also reserves the right to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering or interfering with the operation of the Scholarship Contest, acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner and void such individual’s entry. 


The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules will not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision of the Official Rules is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, the other provisions will remain in effect and will be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official

Rules will not constitute a waiver of that provision. Headings are solely for convenience of reference and will not be deemed to affect in any manner the meaning or intent of the Official Rules or any provision hereof. 


Unless otherwise specified in these Official Rules, words importing the singular include the plural and vice versa and words importing gender include all genders. All dollar amounts referred to in these Official Rules are in lawful money of the United States of America. The Released Parties are not responsible for any damages caused by delay or failure to perform undertakings pursuant to these Official Rules when the delay or failure is due to weather, event cancellations, fires, strikes, floods, acts of God or the state’s enemies, lawful acts of public authorities, delays or defaults caused by common carriers, or other events that cannot reasonably be foreseen or provided against. 


The Scholarship Contest is sponsored by Hustle Con Media Inc, 2131 THEO DR. STE F, AUSTIN, TX 78723, UNITED STATES

Terms of Use 


These Terms of Use apply to all website(s), microsite(s), mobile website(s), and mobile applications (collectively, “Sites”) that are owned, operated, and maintained by or for Hustle Con Media Inc, and its subsidiaries (“we,” “us,” or “our”) as well as to the services we provided to you (collectively, “Services”). 

General Provisions 


By entering or using the Sites/Services, you acknowledge and agree to all terms, conditions, and rules stated in these Terms. You are not permitted to use the Sites/Services if you do not agree to be legally bound by these Terms. Please read these Terms carefully. 

We may, in our sole discretion, modify the Terms from time to time. By entering the Sites or using the Services, you acknowledge and agree that you shall be bound by any such revisions. We suggest periodically visiting this page of the Site to review these Terms. 

Jurisdiction and Governing Law 

We make no representations that the information and materials contained within the Sites or made available as part of the Services are appropriate for locations outside the United States. By entering the Sites, you acknowledge and agree that they are intended for use only by citizens and residents of the United States of America residing within the United States of America aged 16 years or older and will only be governed according to the laws of the State of Texas without regard to conflicts of laws principles. If you are not a member of the intended audience, you are prohibited from accessing the Sites/Services. 

We may assign our rights and obligations under these Terms, including in connection with a merger, acquisition, a sale of assets or by operation of law. 


All information we provide to you through the Sites/Services is referred to herein as “Content.” Although we and all parties involved in creating, producing, or delivering Content make reasonable efforts to ensure that it is correct and up-to-date, we cannot guarantee 100% accuracy. WE THEREFORE DISCLAIM, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND ALL WARRANTIES REGARDING SECURITY, CURRENCY, CORRECTNESS, QUALITY, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY, PERFORMANCE, TIMELINESS, OR CONTINUED AVAILABILITY WITH RESPECT TO THE SITES/SERVICES AND CONTENT. To the extent any jurisdiction does not allow the exclusion of certain warranties, some of the above exclusions do not apply. 

Consent for Communications 


Intellectual Property 

All images, text, sound, photos, custom graphics, button icons, the collection and compilation and assembly thereof, and the overall “look and feel” and distinctiveness of the Sites/Services constitute trade dress and are either our property or used on this Sites/Services with permission. The absence on the Sites/Services of our name or logo does not constitute a waiver of our trademark or other intellectual property rights relating to such name or logo. All other product names, company names, marks, logos, and symbols appearing on the Sites/Services may be the trademarks and the property of their respective owners. 

You acknowledge and agree that information, and services available on the Sites/Services are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets, or other proprietary rights and laws and are owned or licensed by us. Except as expressly authorized by us, either in these Terms or elsewhere, you agree not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit, or create derivative works from the Sites, Services, or Content. Without waiving any of the foregoing rights, you may print or download information from the Sites/Services for your own personal, non-commercial home use, provided that you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. Systematic retrieval of information from the Sites/Services to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database, or directory without written permission is prohibited. 


The Sites/Services may let you submit material to us or to third parties. In these Terms, we use “Submissions” to refer to any material of any kind that you submit to us or third parties through the Sites or that you submit to us in connection with the Services, including text, files, images, photos, video, sounds and musical or literary works. 

We are not responsible for the content of Submissions provided by you or any other user. We do not necessarily endorse any opinion contained in such material. We make no warranties or representations, express or implied, about Submissions, including as to their legality or accuracy. 

We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to refuse, remove, or edit any of your Submissions, or to restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to all or any part of the Sites/Services, and we may do this with or without giving you any prior notice. 

We may link Submissions or parts of Submissions to other material, including material submitted by other users or created by us or third parties. We may use Submissions for our internal business purposes, for example, to examine trends or categories or to promote, market, or advertise our services. You acknowledge that we may indirectly commercially benefit from use of your Submissions. 

Each time you make a Submission, you represent and warrant as follows: 

(a) You own your Submission or have the right to submit it, and in submitting it you will not be infringing any rights of any third party, including intellectual property rights (such as copyright or trademark), privacy or publicity rights, rights of confidentiality, or rights under contract. 

(b) Your Submission is not illegal, obscene, defamatory, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, and does not encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, and does not give rise to civil liability, violate any law, or is otherwise deemed inappropriate. 

(c) Your Submission does not advertise any product or service or solicit any business. 

(d) Your Submission does not identify any individual (including by way of name, address, picture, or video) under the age of 16 and if your Submission identifies any individual over the age of 16, you have that person’s consent to being identified in exactly that way in your Submission. 

(e) You are not impersonating any other person. 

(f) You will not collect usernames and/or email addresses of others for the purpose of sending unsolicited email.

(g) You will not engage in criminal or tortious activity, including fraud, spamming, spimming, sending of viruses or other harmful files, copyright infringement, patent infringement, or theft of trade secrets or attempt to impersonate another user or person. 

(h) You will not engage in any automated use of the system, such as using scripts to alter our Content. 

(i) You will not, without authorization, access, tamper with, or use non-public areas of the Sites, our computer systems, or the technical delivery systems of our service providers. 

(j) Except as necessary to maintain your own computer security by use of commercial-off-the-shelf antivirus or anti-malware products, you will not attempt to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of the Sites or any other component of our system or network or breach any security or authentication measures. 

We are entitled to identify you to third parties who claim that their rights have been infringed by your Submission. 

Submissions are not considered to be confidential. You agree not to make any Submission in which you have any expectation of privacy. We do not claim any ownership rights in Submissions; however, by making a Submission you hereby grant us an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty free, worldwide license to use, telecast, copy, perform, display, edit, distribute and otherwise exploit the Submission, or any portion thereof, and any ideas, concepts, or know how contained therein, with or without attribution, and without the requirement of any permission from or payment to you or to any other person or entity, in any manner (including, without limitation, for commercial, publicity, trade, promotional, or advertising purposes) and in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such Submission, and to grant and authorize sublicenses of the foregoing without any payment of money or any other form of consideration to you or to any third party. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control the rights to your Submission. You agree to indemnify us and our Affiliates (as defined below) for all claims arising from or in connection with any claims to any rights in your Submission or any damages arising from your Submission. 

Sweepstakes & Contests 

We may from time to time offer sweepstakes and/or contests. By entering a sweepstakes and/or contest, you agree to the Official Rules governing such sweepstakes and/or contest which are incorporated herein by reference. The Official Rules for each sweepstakes and/or contest are linked on the webpage for such sweepstakes and/or contest and are available by contacting us at our contact information below. 

Disclaimers & Limitation of Liability 




Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages. Accordingly, some of the above limitations and disclaimers may not apply to you. To the extent we may not, as a matter of applicable law, disclaim any implied warranty or limit its liabilities, the scope and duration of such warranty and the extent of our liability will be the minimum permitted under such law.

Binding Arbitration 

Any controversy, claim or dispute arising out of or related to these Terms or the Sites/Services, including, but not limited to, alleged violations of state or federal statutory or common law rights or duties (a “Dispute”) will be solely and exclusively resolved according to the procedures set forth in this paragraph. If the parties are unable to resolve any Dispute through informal means, either party may initiate binding arbitration of such Dispute by sending notice demanding arbitration to the other party. The demand for arbitration will be made within a reasonable time after the Dispute has arisen, but in no event will it be made more than one year from when the aggrieved party knew or should have known of the controversy, claim, or facts forming the basis of the Dispute. The arbitration will be initiated and conducted according to American Arbitration Association rules and procedures for commercial arbitration, including, as applicable, provisions for the resolution of consumer disputes (the “Arbitration Rules”). The arbitration will be conducted in Austin, Texas before a single neutral arbitrator appointed in accordance with the Arbitration Rules, or such other location as the parties may agree in writing. The decision of the arbitrator will be final without option to appeal. Disputes with an amount in controversy of $10,000 or less will be determined on the basis of written submissions only. To the fullest extent permitted by law, the arbitrator will not have the power to award punitive, special, consequential, or indirect damages against any party. Arbitration costs and fees will be divided in accordance with the Arbitration Rules. Each party will be responsible for paying its own attorneys’ fees, costs, and expenses, regardless of which party prevails, but a party may recover any or all expenses from another party if the arbitrator, applying applicable law, so determines. No disputes may be arbitrated on a class or representative basis and the arbitrator may not consolidate or join the claims of other persons or parties who may be similarly situated. BY AGREEING TO THESE TERMS OF USE, EACH PARTY IRREVOCABLY WAIVES ANY RIGHT IT MAY HAVE TO JOIN CLAIMS OR DISPUTES WITH THOSE OF OTHERS IN THE FORM OF A CLASS ACTION, CLASS ARBITRATION, OR SIMILAR PROCEDURAL DEVICE; AND WAIVES ANY RIGHT IT MAY HAVE TO PRESENT ITS CLAIM OR DISPUTE IN A COURT OF LAW EXCEPTING THE RIGHT TO BRING A CLAIM OR DISPUTE IN SMALL CLAIMS COURT IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE ARBITRATION RULES. Judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator(s), if any, may be entered for enforcement purposes in any court having jurisdiction thereof. 


You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold us, our Affiliates, employees, contractors, agents, officers, and directors harmless from any and all liability, claims, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs) that arise out of or are related to your violation of these Terms or use of the Sites/Services. 

Privacy & Security 

Our Privacy Policy is incorporated into these Terms. You acknowledge that the requesting URLs of the machine originating the request and the time of the request may be logged for access statistics and security purposes and agree that your use of this Sites constitutes consent to such monitoring. we maintain exclusive control of access and right of access to the Sites. You understand and agree that we reserve the right to revoke your access at any time without notice or cause of action for any reason whatsoever. 

Copyright Notice 

If you believe that any material on the Sites infringes your copyright rights, please contact our designated agent for Digital Millennium Copyright Act notices at: 

Hustle Con Media Inc

Attn: Copyright Manager 


Phone: 415-506-7210

Email: [email protected]

In your notice, please include: 

Your physical or electronic signature; 

Identification of the copyrighted work you claim to have been infringed, or, if there are multiple copyrighted works, a list of such works;

Identification of the material that you claim to be infringing, and where the material is located on the Sites; Your address, telephone number, and email address; A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by you or the law; and A statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information in your notice is accurate. 

If the notice is submitted by someone else on your behalf, the notice must also contain a statement that, under penalty of perjury, the person submitting the notice is authorized to act on your behalf. Upon receipt of your notice, we will remove the offending material as required by law. If we receive a counter notice, we will provide it to the disputing party and allow the parties to resolve the matter between themselves through legal processes. We also have a policy of terminating account holders who repeatedly violate the copyright and other intellectual property rights of others. 


The Sites may contain links to sites or by accessed by links from sites that are owned and operated by independent third parties to which these Terms do not apply. We provide links as a convenience and the inclusion of the link does not imply that we endorse or accept any responsibility for the content on those sites. We are not responsible for content including but not limited to claims, representations, warranties, offers, illustrations, names or endorsements on any other sites. Further, we are not, directly or indirectly, implying any approval, association, sponsorship, endorsement, or affiliation with the linked site, unless specifically stated therein. Your linking to any other off-site pages or other sites is at your own risk. We recommend that you review any terms of use statement and privacy policy before using any other linked site. 

Contact Information 

If you have any questions, complaints, or claims, please contact us at: 

Hustle Con Media Inc


[email protected]


LAST UPDATED: May 16, 2021

Privacy Policy 

Effective August 16, 2020 

Hustle Con Media Inc and its affiliates (“we,” “us,” “our”) works hard to build and maintain a relationship of trust with you. This Privacy Policy (the “Privacy Policy”) describes how we collect, use and disclose your Personal Information and how to exercise any rights you might have with respect to this information. It governs information we collect through our website(s), microsite(s), mobile website(s), and mobile applications (collectively, “Sites”) and information we collect from you or third parties through any other means to provide our services or perform other business activities (collectively, “Services”). 

Please read this Privacy Policy, which is part of our website, before using our Sites and/or Services. If you do not agree with the Terms of Use and/or this Privacy Policy, you must refrain from using our Sites and/or Services. By accessing or using our Sites and/or Services you agree to our use of your information consistent with the Terms and Conditions of Use and this Privacy Policy, subject to your rights described below. 

Information We Collect 

Personal Information 

We may collect information that personally identifies, relates to, describes, or is capable of being associated with you (“Personal Information”), including 

Personal identifiers and contact information such as name, mailing address, email addresses, phone numbers; 

Sensitive personal identifiers such as gender, age, ethnicity, country of origin, religion; 

Other demographic information such as marital status, the number and ages of children, what language(s) you speak, household income; 

Internet & network information such as browsing/search history, IP address, data collected by cookies and similar technologies, device specifications such as device IDs, specifications, and operating system; Geolocation data such as geographic location indicators from mobile devices, websites and service addresses; 

Audio/visual information such as call recordings and chat transcripts; 

Professional/employment information such as employer, occupation; 

Education information such as education level, academic record, and intended college enrollment; and Inferences drawn from other Personal Information or data that relate to your preferences, interests, characteristics, psychological trends, predispositions, behavior, attitudes, intelligence, abilities, and aptitudes. 

The types of Personal Information we collect about you may vary based on how you use our Sites and/or Services and your relationship with us. 

Usage Data and Site Activity 

We automatically collect information in connection with the actions you take on our Sites (“Usage Data”). For example, each time you use our Sites, we automatically collect the type of web browser you use, the type of device you use, your device ID, your operating system and version, your IP address, your internet service provider, the pages you view, referring and exit pages, the date and time of your visit, and the number of clicks to, from, and within our Sites, and the duration of your visits to our Sites. If the data we automatically collect is capable of being associated with you, directly or indirectly, we treat it as Personal Information. If this information is not capable of being individually associated with you, we treat it as Usage Data. 

Communication Recordings

We may record calls and retain the content of text messages or other written/electronic communications between you and us. By communicating with us, you consent to our recording and retention of communications. 

How We Collect Information 

Voluntary Disclosure 

We may ask you to provide us with Personal Information when you communicate with us, including through events, surveys, and marketing or promotional programs. You are not required to provide us your Personal Information; however, if you choose not to provide the requested information, you may not be able to use some or all of the features of our Sites or Services or we may not be able to fulfill your requested interaction. 

Third-Party Data Sources 

We may collect Personal Information from third-party data sources such as data brokers, marketing agencies or partners, analytics firms, and government agencies. 

Cookies and Interest-Based Advertising 

Cookies and Automated Tools 

We use cookies (a small text file placed on your computer to identify your computer and browser) and other automated tools such as tracking pixels to improve the experience of our Sites and Services, such as saving your preferences from visit to visit to present you with a customized version of the Website. Many web browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. You can reset your web browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. Instructions for how to manage cookies in popular browsers are available at: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari (iOS), Safari (Mac), and Opera. However, certain features of our Sites may not work if you delete or disable cookies. 

We use the following types of cookies: 

Session Cookies: Session cookies keep track of you or your information as you move from page to page within our Sites and are typically deleted once you close your browser. For example, session cookies allow our online order forms to function properly. 

Persistent Cookies: Persistent cookies reside on your system and allow us to customize your experience if you leave and later return to our Sites. For example, persistent cookies may allow us to remember your preferences. 

Advertising Cookies: Advertising cookies are used to learn more about you and advertise products/services that might interest you. 

Analytics Cookies: Analytics cookies help us understand how our Sites are working and who is visiting our Sites. Google Analytics is one tool we use, and you can learn more by reviewing Google’s Privacy Policy. 

We employ software technology that enables us to track certain aspects of a user’s visit to our Sites. This technology helps us better manage content on our Sites by informing us what content is effective, how consumers engage with our Sites, and how consumers arrive at and/or depart from our Sites. The software typically uses two methods to track user activity: (1) “tracking pixels” and (2) “clear gifs.” Tracking pixels are pieces of executable code that are embedded in a web page that track usage activity including which pages are viewed, when they are viewed, and how long the pages are viewed. Clear gifs are tiny graphics with unique identifiers which are embedded in web pages and email messages that track whether a user views a web page or email message. User activity information may be associated with additional information about a user’s session and Personal Information, if provided by the user. 

If you arrive at our Sites by “clicking through” from another website, then certain information about you that you provided to that other website, such as the terms you searched that led you to our Sites, may be transmitted to us and

we may use it. You should review the Privacy Policy of any website from which you reached our Sites to determine what information the operator collects and how it uses such information. We may retain information about you provided to us by other websites and will use it in accordance with this Privacy Policy. Such information may be associated with other Usage Data or Personal Information. 

Interest-Based Advertising 

We may work with third-party advertisers, search providers, and ad networks (“Advertisers”) to learn more about you and show you ads or other content that we believe would be relevant to you. Advertisers may collect and use information about your use of our Sites or Services as well as other websites and services. These companies may use cookies and other online tracking technologies to collect and use your information. We and/or Advertisers may also append other data to the data collected by Advertisers to create an interest profile of individual users. Our Privacy Policy does not cover any use of information that an Advertiser may collect from you. Advertisements may be shown via our Sites or on third-party websites. If you do not want to receive interest-based advertising, please visit the Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA) Consumer Choice Page. The DAA website allows you to opt-out of one or more interest-based advertising networks. Opt-outs are device and browser specific; therefore, you must set your opt-out preferences for each device and browser. Deleting browser cookies can remove your opt-out preferences; however, the DAA offers browser extensions that help preserve the opt-out preferences you set on the DAA’s Consumer Choice Page. Please note that opt-outs only apply to interest-based advertising. You may still receive other types of online advertising. 

Information from Advertisements 

If you arrive at our Sites via an advertisement (e.g., banner ad), we may collect information regarding the advertisement with which you interacted and your interactions (e.g., item clicked, date and time). 

Social Media Widgets 

Our Sites may include social media features, such as the Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, and Twitter widgets. These features may collect information about your IP address and the pages you visit on our Sites as well as other Personal Information. A cookie may be set to ensure that these features properly function. Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy policies of the companies that provide them. 

Third Parties that Collect Information on Our Sites 

Certain third parties collect Personal Information and/or Usage Data from users of our Sites using automatic collection tools such as cookies and tracking pixels. The collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information and/or Usage Data by these third parties is governed by their privacy policies. 

How We Use and Share Information 


We may use Personal Information for business purposes, such as to: 

Surveys, promotional events, contests: to administer surveys, polls, sweepstakes, contests, and other promotional events and contests; 

Fulfilling customer requests and support: to provide goods or services, keep customers informed about the status of their services, respond to questions and address customers concerns, provide newsletters, announcements, service bulletins and other information; 

Marketing and market research: to send communications and offers for our or third parties’ products and services, including offers based on consumers’ interests, personal and business characteristics and location, perform analytics for market and consumer research, trend analysis, financial analysis, and anonymization of personal information;

Website use and analytics: to provide you with access to and use of our Sites and Services, analyze consumers’ use of our websites, including the use of third-party web analytics services, which may utilize automated technologies to collect data; 

Product research: to conduct research and analysis for maintaining, protecting, and developing services, increase and maintain the safety of our products and services, and prevent misuse; 

Business operations: to evaluate, develop, and improve business operations, products and services offered, perform business administration and other normal business activities; and 

Compliance: to comply with applicable legal requirements, industry standards, contractual obligations, our policies, and take actions that we deem necessary to preserve and enforce our rights and the rights of others. 


If you participate in a contest, survey, or promotion, we may post your personal information publicly on our Sites or in other advertising material. By participating, you give us permission to use it in any manner and for any purpose, including in marketing and advertising communications. 

Service Providers 

We may provide your Personal Information to other businesses (“Service Providers”) to provide services to us or on our behalf. Categories of service providers we use include: 

Marketing and communications vendors, which help us market our products/services to you, conduct promotions, surveys and other outreach campaigns; 

Research and development vendors, which help us develop and improve our products and services; IT and network administration vendors, which provide services such as data storage and management, website hosting, and data security; 

Professional service firms, which provide accounting, legal and other professional services; and General service providers, which help us with day-to-day business operations such as office support services, courier services, facilities management, and document destruction. 

Each Service Provider is expected to use reasonable security measures appropriate to the nature of the information involved to protect your Personal Information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Service Providers are prohibited from using Personal Information we provide to them other than as specified by us. 

Third-Party Sharing/Selling 

We may share or sell your Personal Information with other companies who do not provide services to us (“Third Parties”), including but not limited to scholarship administration technology companies, marketing sponsorship partners. These companies may use your Personal Information for their everyday business purposes, including marketing, customer service, fulfillment, and related purposes. In the past twelve months, we shared the following categories of Personal Information to each category of Third Party listed above (Personal identifiers and contact information such as name, mailing address, email addresses, phone numbers; Sensitive personal identifiers such as gender, age, ethnicity, country of origin, religion; Other demographic information such as marital status, the number and ages of children, what language(s) you speak, household income; Internet & network information such as browsing/search history, IP address, data collected by cookies and similar technologies, device specifications such as device IDs, specifications, and operating system; Geolocation data such as geographic location indicators from mobile devices, websites and service addresses; Audio/visual information such as call recordings and chat transcripts; Professional/employment information such as employer, occupation; Education information such as education level, academic record, and intended college enrollment; and Inferences drawn from other Personal Information or data that relate to your preferences, interests, characteristics, psychological trends, predispositions, behavior, attitudes, intelligence, abilities, and aptitudes). In the past twelve months, we sold the following categories of Personal Information to each category of Third Party listed above: (Personal identifiers and contact information such as name, mailing address, email addresses, phone numbers; Sensitive personal identifiers such as gender, age, ethnicity, country of origin, religion; Other demographic information such as marital status, the number and ages of children, what language(s) you speak, household income; Internet & network information such as browsing/search history, IP

address, data collected by cookies and similar technologies, device specifications such as device IDs, specifications, and operating system; Geolocation data such as geographic location indicators from mobile devices, websites and service addresses; Audio/visual information such as call recordings and chat transcripts; Professional/employment information such as employer, occupation; Education information such as education level, academic record, and intended college enrollment; and Inferences drawn from other Personal Information or data that relate to your preferences, interests, characteristics, psychological trends, predispositions, behavior, attitudes, intelligence, abilities, and aptitudes). 

Other Important Privacy Provisions 


We recognize the importance of safeguarding the confidentiality of Personal Information from loss, misuse, or alteration. Accordingly, we employ commercially reasonable administrative, technical, and physical safeguards to protect Personal Information from unauthorized access, disclosure, and use. Even with these safeguards, no data transmission over the Internet or other network can be guaranteed 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect information transmitted on or through our Sites or Services, you do so at your own risk. 

Compliance with Laws and Law Enforcement 

We cooperate with government and law enforcement officials and private parties to enforce and comply with the law. We may disclose Personal Information and any other information about you to government or law enforcement officials or private parties if, in our discretion, we believe it is necessary or appropriate to respond to legal requests (including court orders, investigative demands and subpoenas), to protect the safety, property, or rights of ourselves, consumers, or any other third party, to prevent or stop any illegal, unethical, or legally actionable activity, or to comply with law. 

Other Transfers 

We may share Personal Information and Usage Data with businesses controlling, controlled by, or under common control with us. If we are merged, acquired or sold, or in the event of a transfer of some or all of our assets, we may disclose or transfer Personal Information and Usage Data in connection with such transaction. 

Links and Other Websites 

Our Sites may contain links to third party websites, including social media platforms. Please be aware that if you access these links, you will be leaving our site. We encourage users to read the privacy policies of those sites, as we are not responsible for their content, links, or privacy procedures. 

Children’s Privacy 

Our Sites and Services are not intended for children under the age of 16 and we do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under the age of 16. If we become aware that we have inadvertently received Personal Information from a child under the age of 16, we will delete such information from our records. 

Additional California Consumer Rights 

If you are a resident of California, you have additional rights to access and control your Personal Information under the California Consumer Privacy Act. 

Right to Opt-Out from the Sale of Personal Information 

As a California resident, you have the right to direct us not to sell your Personal Information to Third Parties. We will process verified requests within 15 days, subject to any applicable exceptions and extensions permitted by law. You

may submit an opt-out request by calling us at 415-506-7210, sending an email to [email protected]

Right to Know 

You have the right to request twice per 12-month period that we provide you (i) the categories or specific pieces of Personal Information we collected about you; (ii) the categories of sources from which your Personal Information was collected; (iii) the business or commercial purpose(s) for which we collected your Personal Information; (iv) the categories of Third Parties with whom we shared your Personal Information; (v) the categories of Third Parties to whom we sold your Personal Information; and (vi) our business or commercial purposes for selling Personal Information. We will not provide specific pieces of Personal Information unless you expressly request them. 

To protect your Personal Information, you must provide required information and/or documentation to verify your identity. We will process verified requests within 45 days, subject to any applicable exceptions and extensions permitted by law. 

We are not permitted to provide access to specific pieces of Personal Information if the Personal Information is sensitive or creates a high risk of potential harm from disclosure to an unauthorized person such as financial information, social security numbers, and driver’s license numbers. If we withhold specific sensitive Personal Information, we will inform you of the type of information withheld. For example, if we withhold a social security number, we will inform you that we have a social security number on file. 

Right to Deletion 

You have the right to request that we delete any Personal Information we have collected about you. Please understand that we are not required to honor a deletion request if a legal exemption applies such as if we need the information to complete a requested or reasonably anticipated transaction, prevent security incidents or fraud, enable internal uses that are reasonably aligned with your expectations, or comply with legal obligations. To prevent unauthorized individuals from making deletion requests, you must provide required information and/or documentation to verify your identity. We will process verified requests within 45 days, subject to any applicable exceptions and extensions permitted by law. We will retain a record of your deletion request as required by law. 

Submitting a Right to Know or Deletion Request 

If you are a California resident and would like to exercise your right to know or deletion rights, you may submit a request by calling us at 415-506-7210 or sending an email to [email protected] . Please be specific in your request and provide at least your name, phone number, and property address. After you submit your request, we may contact you to obtain additional information necessary to verify your identity. For example, we may require you to verify certain information in our files or submit a signed declaration under penalty of perjury verifying your identity. We will not be able to process your request without verifying your identity, so please respond promptly to our request. 

Authorized Agent 

If you are an authorized agent submitting a request for another California resident, you must provide a copy of a lawful power of attorney or written authorization from the consumer (along with proof of your identity). You will be provided options on how to provide this documentation after submitting the request. We may contact you or the consumer on whose behalf you claim to act to verify your authorization. 

Non-Discrimination Notice 

We will not discriminate against any consumer for exercising their privacy rights under law or this Privacy Policy. 

California “Do Not Track” Disclosure 

Do Not Track is a web browser privacy preference that causes the web browser to broadcast a signal to websites requesting that a user’s activity not be tracked. Currently, our Sites and Services do not respond to “do not track” signals.

Contact Us 

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please email us at [email protected], call us at 415-506-7210, or send us a letter to the following address: 


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