Scholastic Canada

Summer Reading Sweepstakes!

Tell us about your favourite Scholastic book and WIN!

Post a photo or video of your review or recommendation for a chance to win a book prize worth $100. Tag us on social media and include #ScholasticRR and #sweepstakes in your post.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open to Canadian residents only. Must be 18+ to enter. Ends 8/29. Begins every week Monday at 9 am and closes at 5pm ET on Sunday from July 5 – August 29, 2020. Void where prohibited.


Complete Rules

1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. To enter the sweepstakes, post a photo or video on social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) and share a book review or book recommendation for a Scholastic book, tagging Scholastic Canada and using the hashtags #ScholasticRR and #sweepstakes. By entering you represent and warrant that you are the parent or legal guardian of any children appearing in your submission. Enter through one of these three social media platforms. You must tag Scholastic Canada on Facebook (@ScholasticCanada), Instagram (@scholasticcda), and/or Twitter (@scholasticCDA). One entry per person per week. One winner will be chosen every week between July 5 and August 29, 2021. (One winner per week, 8 winners total.) All entries must be submitted by 11:59 PM ET at the end of each week to be eligible for that week’s sweepstakes. Entries must include the hashtags #ScholasticRR and #sweepstakes. Any and all entries may be cut, edited, reformatted, rearranged, combined with other materials and/or otherwise modified in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. By entering, each entrant warrants and represents the following with respect to his/her post/tweet: (a) entrant is the sole and exclusive owner of the post/tweet, (b) the post/tweet is entrant’s own creation and original work, (c) the post/tweet will not infringe any rights of any third parties, (d) any third parties mentioned in the post/tweet have given entrant appropriate consent to be included and used as permitted herein, and (d) the entrant is the parent or legal guardian of any child(ren) appearing the entry.

2. Scholastic Canada (“Sponsor”) and its agencies shall not be liable for (a) telephone, electronic, program, network, Internet, or computer delays, deletions, interruptions or other failures of any kind; (b) late, lost, damaged, failed, misdirected, incomplete, garbled, unintelligible, or delayed computer messages; or (c) any human error that may occur in the processing of any entry, nor are they responsible for any theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, whether caused by the sender or any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this sweepstakes. Proof of online posting of your entry does not constitute proof of delivery. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of a person submitting an entry, the entry will be deemed to be submitted by the Authorized Account Holder of the e-mail address at the time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned the e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.

3. Sweepstakes open to legal residents of Canada, excluding Quebec, age 18 or older as of the date of entry, except employees of Scholastic Canada and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, and their respective advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, and the immediate families of each. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable laws and regulations. Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted by law. All decisions of Sponsor in connection with this Sweepstakes are final and binding.

4. Winning entry will be chosen at random at the end of each week from July 5 to August 29, 2021 by Sponsor. Sponsor will contact potential winners within five business days. Winner must provide Sponsor with winner’s physical mailing address within 48 hours of the Sponsor contacting the winner. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to disqualify any post/tweet that is inappropriate for any reason, including without limitation, for depicting or mentioning sex, violence, drugs, alcohol and /or inappropriate language.

5. Except where prohibited, each entrant (and in the event entrant is a minor, entrant’s parent/legal guardian) consents to the use of his/her first name, age, city and province, likeness, gender, and entry by Sponsor without further notice or compensation.

6. Prize: Eight (8) winners will be chosen to win $100 worth of books, chosen by Sponsor. Prize is nontransferable, not returnable, and cannot be sold or redeemed for cash. No substitutions allowed, except by Sponsor in the event of prize unavailability in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. Taxes, if any, on prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. By entering this sweepstakes, winner and all entrants agree that Sponsor and its officers, directors, agents and employees will have no liability or responsibility for injuries, losses or damages of any kind resulting from the acceptance, possession or use of any prize or participation in this sweepstakes and they will be held harmless against any claims arising directly or indirectly from the use of any prizes or participation in the sweepstakes.

7. If the administration or integrity of the sweepstakes is compromised or corrupted at any time, Sponsor reserves the right to modify, suspend or cancel the sweepstakes. Sponsor and its agencies shall not be liable for any injury or damage to an entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from entering the sweepstakes. By entering the sweepstakes, entrants affirm that they have read and accepted these Official Rules. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this sweepstakes will be ineligible for prizes.

8. To obtain a winner’s list, send a self-addressed stamped envelope after September 15, 2021 and before November 15, 2021 to: Summer Reading Sweepstakes, Attn: Cali Platek, Scholastic Canada, 604 King Street West, Toronto, ON M5V 1E1.

9. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter.

10. Sponsor: ScholasticCanada, 604 King Street West, Toronto, ON, M5V 1E1