Homeschool Photo Contest

We want to see your student in his/her favorite spot to homeschool!

Enter for a chance to win one of three $30.00 gift cards!

How to Enter:

Post your photo on Our Facebook page


Photos must be posted by 12:00 pm EST on Thursday March 16, 2017.


Contest is open to any homeschooler who has internet access, photo-capturing capabilities, and a Facebook account.






  1. Eligibility: This Campaign is open only to those who are 18 years of age (or the age of majority under applicable law) as of the date of entry. The Campaign is only open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia and is void where prohibited by law.  Employees of South Carolina Association of Independent Home Schools (SCAIHS), its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the Campaign. The Campaign is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.
  2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Campaign (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of SCAIHSas final and binding as it relates to the content of this Campaign.
  3. Campaign Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on March 6, 2017 12:00 am EST and ending March 16, 2017 12:00 pm EST. All online entries must be received by March 16, 2017 12:00 pm EST.
  4. How to Enter: The Campaign must be entered by submitting an entry at The entry must fulfill all Campaign requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of SCAIHS.
  5. Prizes: The Winner(s) of the Campaign (the “Winner”) will receive one (1) $30.00 Amazon eGift Card. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by SCAIHS. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at SCAIHS discretion. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for SCAIHS to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
  6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
  7. Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected by a random under the supervision of SCAIHS.  Winner will be notified by Facebook  within five (5) days following selection of Winner. SCAIHS shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 30 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT SCAIHS’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
  8. Rights Granted by You: By entering this content (e.g., photo, video, text, etc.), You understand and agree that SCAIHS, anyone acting on behalf of SCAIHS, and SCAIHS’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes. without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent. Optional verbiage for Campaigns: By entering this content, You represent and warrant that your entry is an original work of authorship, and does not violate any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property right of another, You will be disqualified at the sole discretion of SCAIHS. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, You shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless SCAIHS from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which SCAIHS may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right.
  9. Terms & Conditions:SCAIHS reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Campaign should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond SCAIHS’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Campaign. In such case, SCAIHS may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by SCAIHS. SCAIHS reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Campaign or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. SCAIHS has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Campaign, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Campaign rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Campaign may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, SCAIHS reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  10. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless SCAIHS and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Campaign and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.
  11. Disputes: THIS Campaign IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND SOUTH CAROLINA, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Campaign, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Campaign, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in South Carolina having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Campaign). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
  12. Privacy Policy: No photos will be acknowledged. By entering a photo in this Campaign, you grant a nonexclusive, transferable, royalty-free, license to SCAIHS to edit, adapt and publish such photo. You grant SCAIHS the right to use any and all information related to the Campaign, including information provided by you in connection with the Campaign, for marketing purposes or any other purpose, unless prohibited by law.  You grant SCAIHS the right to use and publish your proper name online or in any other media.  You grant SCAIHS the permission to use your name, photograph, likeness, voice, prize information and/or biographical information for publicity and promotional purposes without future compensation unless prohibited by law.
  13. Winners List: To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to:SCAIHS 613 St. Andres Rd. Columbia SC 29210 USA. Requests must be received no later than April 16, 2017 11:59 pm EST.
  14. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Campaign is SCAIHS 613 St. Andres Rd. Columbia SC 29210 USA.
  15. Facebook: The Campaign hosted by SCAIHS is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook.
  16. Amazon: The Campaign hosted by SCAIHS is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook.
  17.  By entering the Campaign, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules.  You agree that in your participation in the Campaign you will not use obscene, libelous or slanderous language, or language or images that infringes upon a third party’s trademark, trade name or other intellectual property right or right of privacy. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless South Carolina Association of Independent Home Schools (SCAIHS) and it’s respective subsidiaries, parents, partners, or other Campaign sponsors, officers, consultants, agents, and employees against and from all claims, damages liabilities, costs and expenses asserted by third parties alleging that the Campaign includes obscenity, libel, slander, or infringes upon the third party’s intellectual property or privacy rights, as a direct result of your actions in connection with the Campaign. You further agree to not knowingly damage or cause interruption of the Campaign or to prevent others’ participation in the Campaign. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PARTICIPANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE WEB SITES OR TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CAMPAIGN IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSORS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PARTICIPANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.






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