14. Prizes

Winner Prize  Quantity
Best Instructional App US$15,000 in cashUS$6,000 in credit for Amazon Web Services 1
Best Instructional App – Second Place US$5,000US$6,000 in credit for Amazon Web Services 1
Best Administration/Engagement App US$15,000US$6,000 in credit for Amazon Web Services 1
Best Administration/Engagement App – Second Place US$5,000US$6,000 in credit for Amazon Web Services 1
Honorable Mention US$2,000US$6,000 in credit for Amazon Web Services 5

A. No Prize substitutions will be made except for the right of the Sponsor to make a Prize substitution of equivalent or greater value. Prizes must be accepted as awarded. No transfer or substitution of a Prize is permitted except at the Sponsor’s and Administrator’s sole discretion. The Prize will be mailed to the winning Contestant’s or, if a team or Organization is selected as a prize winner, the Representative’s address within 45 days of receipt of the signed affidavit(s) of eligibility or a similar verification document and liability/publicity release(s) form(s). If a team or an Organization is selected as a Prize-winner, the associated Prize will be shipped to said team or Organization’s Representative. It will be the responsibility of the winning team or Organization’s Representative to allocate the Prize amongst its team or Organization members, as the Representative deems appropriate.

B. Winners (and in the case of team or Organization, all participating members) are responsible for reporting and paying all applicable federal, state, and local taxes. It is the sole responsibility of Prize winners of US$600 or more to provide certain information to facilitate receipt of the award, including completing and submitting any tax forms when necessary and any applicable withholding and reporting requirements. The Sponsor and Administrator reserve the right to withhold a portion of the prize amount to comply with tax laws.

C. In the event a winner/potential winner’s employer has a policy that prohibits the awarding of a Prize to an employee, the Prize will be forfeited and an alternate potential winner will be selected.

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