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Smart Speaker Sweepstakes

Here are the official rules for the GLT Get Smarter Sweepstakes: 

How to Enter

Anyone who contributes financial support for WGLT public radio from March 1, 2018, to midnight CST on May 2, 2018, will be automatically entered into the GLT Get Smarter Sweepstakes and have a chance to win one of 10 Amazon Echo smart speakers. Contribute online (, through the mail (Friends of GLT, 8910 Illinois State University, Normal, IL 61790) or via the telephone (309-438-8910). A purchase or contribution is not required to enter.

To enter without contributing to WGLT, write your name, address, city, state, zip code, daytime phone number, email address and age on a postcard and send it to: GLT Get Smart Sweepstakes, WGLT, 8910 Illinois State University, Normal, IL 61790-8910.

Any individual may enter only once. Each individual entry must be mailed in a separate envelope. Entries must be postmarked or date/time stamped no later than midnight on May 2, 2018. Multiple entries will be disqualified. Incomplete, illegible, late or mutilated entries will be disqualified.

Eligibility: Any legal resident of the United States 18 years of age or older can enter the GLT Get Smarter Sweepstakes drawing except employees of WGLT, their immediate family or persons living in their household. Void where prohibited by law.

Prizes: Ten winners will each receive an Amazon Echo smart speaker. (Retail value as of 2/18: $99.00).

Selection and notification of the winner: The winners will be chosen at random from all eligible entries received during the entry period. The winners will be chosen on May 8, 2018. The winners will be notified by telephone/email or mail. If GLT is unable to reach any of the winners or if any of the winners do not claim a prize by May 17, 2018, the unclaimed prize (s) will be awarded to the next name (s) randomly chosen from the pool of qualified entries. The chances of winning are dependent upon the number of qualified entries received during the entry period.

General: By participating in the GLT Get Smarter Sweepstakes, the participant agrees that WGLT and related organizations, their agents and employees have no liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind which result from use of the prize, or by participation in the contest. Prize is nontransferable, and cannot be exchanged for cash. There can be no substitutions for a prize of equal or greater value. WGLT may use winner's name and image for publicity purposes without further compensation. Taxes and expenses as a result of winning this prize are the winner's responsibility.

Neither WGLT nor its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, or any telephone network or service providers are responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software, or online service, or any other error or malfunction, or late, lost, stolen, postage due, or misdirected entries.

By entering, a participant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules. The official rules for the GLT Get Smarter Sweepstakes are on file at WGLT, Old Union 310, Illinois State University, Normal, IL. The winner name will be announced online and will be on file at GLT after May 8, 2018.