1.  Eligibility. Anyone is eligible to participate in the contest.  All that is required is a suggested donation of $50 for Class of 2015 or later graduates and $100 for Class of 2014 or earlier graduates.  Please note these are suggested donations - any donation will help the cause
  2.  Number of Entries.  Each entrant may enter as many brackets as they like.  For each entry, please make one donation and create the entry under a separate user name at the pool website.
  3.  Submissions. To be eligible to participate, donations must be made and brackets entered and saved in the pool website no later than 12 PM ET on March 21, 2019.
  4.  Notification.  The winning teams will be notified by email on or before April 9th.  All entrants will be emailed confirmation of their submission and will be informed of the results.      
  5.  Prizes.  The alumni teams with the 1) the largest number of participants and 2) the highest overall average score in bracket selection (minimum of 10 participants) will see 5% of the total funds raised (minimum of $5,000 per school) allocated (at the discretion of Minds Matter National) to programming or school visits to their alma mater for Minds Matter Students.  100% of funds raised will be utilized by Minds Matter National and our 14 chapters; no funds will be rewarded to participants as a prize.
  6.  Tax Deductibility. Minds Matter National, Inc. is a 26 U.S.C. § 501(c)(3) Not-For-Profit Corporation.  Donations made to Minds Matter National, Inc. are tax deductible. Please consult your tax advisor with any additional questions.  
  7.  Release. All Entrants agree to release and hold the Minds Matter National, Inc. harmless from and against any claim associated with this event.
  8.  Limitation of Liability. Minds Matter National, Inc. (and its affiliated chapters and corporations) is not responsible and cannot be held liable for technical errors or other occurrences that may prevent the promotion from running as planned, including any failure of computer equipment or programs or Internet connectivity.
  9.  For Entertainment Purposes Only.  RunYourPool.com is a privately run site owned by RYP Technologies LLC, and is in no way affiliated with the National Football League (NFL), Major League Baseball (MLB), National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), National Basketball Association (NBA), National Hockey League (NHL), PGA Tour, American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) or the properties, affiliates or organizations of any professional or collegiate leagues, teams, or entities.