2019 Photo and Video Contest Terms and Conditions

2019 Alumni Video Contest

Student Prize:

A GoPro HERO7 (valued at $399 USD) + Rustic Pathways Swag Pack (valued at $100 USD)
The winning video will also be shared across all Rustic Pathways social media sites.

How to Enter:

Submit the YouTube URL and mp4 file of your video at the link below. Submissions must be from Rustic Pathways alumni who traveled between March – August 2019.

How to Win:

All submissions will be reviewed to ensure footage does not include anything deemed inappropriate or unsafe by Rustic Pathways. Approved submissions will then be voted on by Rustic Pathways staff, students, and friends and family between September 30 – October 3, 2019. The video with the most votes will be announced on October 4, 2019.

Check back soon for the link to submit your video. Please send any questions to hello@rusticpathways.com or DM us on Instagram.

Conditions for All Video Submissions

  • All entries must be received no later than 11:59pm EST on September 24, 2019.
  • For your entry to be valid, you must have traveled with Rustic Pathways in 2019.
  • Video length must be no less than one minute, but no more than three minutes.
  • All submissions must include an active Youtube URL and an MP4 file.
  • All footage must not include anything deemed inappropriate or unsafe by Rustic Pathways (for example smoking, drinking, use of profanity, or other activities outlined in the Rustic Pathways code of conduct.)
  • By entering your video footage for Rustic Pathways’ 2019 Summer Recap Video, participants grant Rustic Pathways a non-exclusive and unconditional license to reproduce, publish, broadcast, transmit, modify, and repurpose submissions along with associated names, user/account names, and other information pertinent to the submission. Participants warrant that they have legal right and authority to grant this license.
  • This video submission form is void where prohibited by law.

#RPstafftravels Photo Contest (Staff)

STAFF PRIZE:

At the end of the summer, one staff member will win round-trip airfare (total value not to exceed $800.00 USD) to a destination of their choice!

How to Enter:

No purchase necessary to enter or win. To enter, post your best photos to Instagram by using the hashtags #RPstafftravels and #rustic(countryname). For example:

  • #rusticaustralia
  • #rusticcambodia
  • #rusticchina
  • #rusticcostarica
  • #rusticcuba
  • #rusticdominicanrepublic
  • #rusticfiji
  • #rusticlaos
  • #rusticmongolia
  • #rusticmorocco
  • #rusticmyanmar
  • #rusticnewzealand
  • #rusticperu
  • #rustictanzania
  • #rusticthailand
  • #rusticvietnam
  • #rusticusa

Posts can include anything from enjoying a beautiful sunrise with your co-workers to working on a service project in the local community. Anything that depicts a stunning moment along your journey with us this summer is fair game! Be safe, have fun, and create positive energy.

How to Win:

Employees of Rustic Pathways will judge the contest. Submissions will be judged on the quality of the photo, the caption will not be taken into consideration. All judges’ decisions are final.

For your entry to be valid, you must have traveled or worked with Rustic Pathways in 2019. By entering the 2019 #RPstafftravels contest, participants grant Rustic Pathways a non-exclusive and unconditional license to reproduce, publish, broadcast, transmit, modify, and repurpose submissions along with associated names, user/account names, and other information pertinent to the submission. Participants warrant that they have legal right and authority to grant this license. This contest is void where prohibited by law.