College students rejoice: lingerie brand Affinitas has brought back their College Scholarship Contest, giving one Grand Prize winner a $1500 tuition scholarship along with $1000+ worth of Affinitas lingerie, while a lucky Runner up will receive a $750 tuition scholarship and $500+ worth of Affinitas lingerie! In the theme of “Dream Big,” Affinitas has also brought on board Guest Judges Windsor Hanger, Stephanie Kaplan and Annie Wang of all-things-collegiette resource HerCampus.com, along with leading intimate apparel e-retailer HerRoom.com. To enter, students must build their dream career using photos & images via Pinterest, Instagram, Tumblr, Picasa or Flickr. Submissions are being accepted through May 31st, 2012 at this link: http://www.facebook.com/AffinitasIntimates/app_141327329325745.
Affinitas has additionally teamed up with HerRoom.com to offer a free Packaged Panty set ($28.00 retail value) on any purchase over $40.00 for the duration of the contest.
Dream Big: Affinitas College Tuition Scholarship Contest featuring Guest Judges HerCampus & HerRoom!
Attn: college students, we are proud to bring back our College Tuition Scholarship Contest! One Grand Prize winner will receive a $1500 tuition scholarship along with $1000 worth of Affinitas or Parfait lingerie and 10 Packaged Panty sets, while a lucky Runner up will receive a $750 tuition scholarship, $500 worth of Affinitas or Parfait lingerie and 5 Packaged Panty sets! Phew. We’re exhausted just thinking about everything up for grabs.
Getting bigger & better, this time we are excited to bring on board Guest Judges Windsor Hanger, Stephanie Kaplan and Annie Wang of all-things-collegiette resource HerCampus.com! Dreaming big, Windsor, Stephanie & Annie founded HerCampus.com while undergrad students at Harvard. HerCampus.com has since gone on to become the #1 online resource for college women, establishing campus branches nationwide and winning numerous accolades and awards. Proof that you can achieve what you set your mind to, we are honored to have these three, driven young women sit on our judging panel to help select the Grand Prize winner & Runner up!
We are equally excited to bring on board our 2nd guest judge: HerRoom.com! Giving women a way to effortlessly purchase lingerie online, HerRoom offers everything from bras & panties to special occasion lingerie, swimwear, sleepwear, shape wear, hosiery and more – including Affinitas & Parfait.
What do you need to do to enter? Dream big of course! Here are the details:
Am I eligible to enter?
• Must be 16 years or older at time of entry
• Must be enrolled for the Fall 2012 semester at a college institution within the United States, Canada or the UK.
• Must have a GPA of minimum 2.5
• Employees of Affinitas, their immediate families, marketing affiliates, and 3rd party suppliers are not eligible to enter or win.
I’m eligible! How do I enter?
Submit the following information via our College Scholarship Facebook App by May 31st, 2012:
1.Tell us the basics!
· What school you will be attending for the Fall 2012 Semester?
· What are you studying?
· What is your GPA?
2.What is your dream career? Show us! Create a photo album on flickr, Instagram, Picasa, Tumblr or Pinterest filled with minimum 5 images embodying your dream career. Images can be anything from products to places, quotes to abstract. When completed, send us the direct link to your album here so we can access.
3.Like Affinitas, HerCampus & HerRoom on Facebook! Please confirm you have done so here in your entry.
• 1 Grand Prize winner receives a $1500 Scholarship, $1000 worth of Affinitas or Parfait lingerie + 10 Packaged Panty sets.
• 1 Runner up receives a $750 Scholarship, $500 worth of Affinitas or Parfait lingerie + 5 Packaged Panty sets.
• Entries accepted from May 1st – 31st.
• Affinitas staff selects Top 10 Finalists to be announced on Affinitas College Scholarship Facebook App Monday, June 4th.
• Public Voting open June 4th – June 29th to narrow down to Top 5 Finalists.
• Judging panel (Affinitas + HerCampus) have 1 week to deliberate on Grand Finalist & Runner Up.
• Grand Finalist & Runner Up announced on Affinitas Facebook Monday, July 9th.
Affinitas, from the word “Affinity” meaning, “a natural liking or attraction to a person, place, idea, or thing.”
Sexy or sweet? Take your pick with Affinitas’ wide selection of stylish yet affordable bras, panties, 3-pack Packaged Panties, camisoles, babydolls, chemises, and bustiers, ranging from basic, everyday styles to on-trend and special occasion pieces. Bras and bustiers span a size range of 30-38 A-DD, with all other items sized XS-XL. Complementary line Parfait by Affinitas additionally caters to the full-bust market with bras sized 30D – 40G (and bottoms sized XS-2X). Meaning no matter your size, we have the right lingerie for you.
Whether you’re feeling flirty, glamourous and feminine, or want to channel your inner vixen, Affinitas has a look to match your mood. ? Made of fine, soft materials sourced from all over the world, Affinitas ensures you can wear any piece from the line – be it all day…or just for a few minutes! The line’s comfy, luxurious materials include cotton, microfiber, satin, French embroidered laces and even technologically advanced, seamless materials that are stitch free, seam free and label free. The Affinitas woman is fashion-forward and discerning, wishing for stylish, comfortable, quality lingerie – at prices that won’t break the bank. Constantly expanding to meet your needs, wants, and desires, we make it our mission to have you covered (well, mostly) for every occasion.
Affinitas collections retail from $15 – $80 in numerous specialty, boutique and online stores in the U.S. and Canada, including HerRoom.com and LaurenSilva.com.
Twitter: @AffinitasIntima (http://twitter.com/AffinitasIntima)
“A Collegiette’s Guide to Life”™
Her Campus is the #1 online magazine for college women, individualizing its content college-by-college by establishing My Campus branches at schools across the country. With national content on Style, Beauty, Health, Love, Life, and Career, supplemented by local content produced by teams of students at 200+ colleges across the country, Her Campus serves as a hub for everything college women need to know about today.
Her Campus is written entirely by the nation’s top college journalists. Since joining the Her Campus Team, our team members have been offered jobs and internships with Glamour, Vogue, Vanity Fair, Seventeen, Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar, People magazine, W magazine, Teen Vogue, InStyle, Lucky, O magazine, MTV, The Washington Post, and Ogilvy, among others.
Founded by three students while they were undergraduates at Harvard—Stephanie Kaplan ‘10, Windsor Hanger ‘10, and Annie Wang ‘11—Her Campus was a winner in Harvard College’s business plan competition, the i3 Innovation Challenge, in March 2009. Since Her Campus’s launch in September 2009, Her Campus has formed content partnerships with Seventeen magazine, SELF magazine, Glam.com and The Huffington Post and worked with clients including Victoria’s Secret PINK, The Body Shop, New Balance, popchips, LOFT, Pinkberry, and Intel.
Her Campus has been featured in The New York Times, Forbes.com, Yahoo Finance, CNN Money, The Economist, Mashable, CBS MoneyWatch, PRWeek, Business Insider, and on ABC News Now, among others. The Her Campus co-founders have been named to BusinessWeek’s 25 Under 25 Best Young Entrepreneurs, Inc. magazine’s 30 Under 30 Coolest Young Entrepreneurs, Glamour magazine’s 20 Amazing Young Women, and The Boston Globe’s 25 Most Stylish Bostonians. In October 2011, Her Campus was named a 50K Gold Winner and “Best All-Around Team” in MassChallenge, the world’s largest startup competition.
Welcome to HerRoom! I’m Tomima Edmark, and back in 1998, I founded HerRoom.com to give women a way to effortlessly purchase lingerie online. Today HerRoom offers not just bras, panties, thongs, and sexy lingerie but also swimwear, sleepwear, shapewear and hosiery and much more. With more than 200 name brands, we have it all. We strive to be the best at low prices, great sales and free shipping! I also believe in providing you with as much information as possible about each lingerie item. My team works hard to carefully vet each product, write a unique description and photograph it from several different angles. At the bottom of every product page, you’ll see a tabbed menu with even more product information, including Customer Reviews. I invite you to see why HerRoom is fast becoming the preferred source for lingerie.
Official Rules & Regulations
Contest is open to anyone 16 years or older at time of entry, currently enrolled for the Fall 2012 semester at a college institution within the United States, Canada and UK. Employees of Affinitas, their immediate families, marketing affiliates, and 3rd party suppliers are not eligible to enter or win.
Eligible contestants must submit their completed entry via the Affinitas College Scholarship Facebook App between May 1st, 2012 and May 31st, 2012.
One grand prize winner will receive a $1500 tuition scholarship and $1,000 worth of Affinitas lingerie (retail value) in addition to 10 Packaged Panty sets. One runner-up will win a $750 tuition scholarship and $500 worth of Affinitas lingerie (retail value) in addition to 5 Packaged Panty sets. Winners may select from the Spring/Summer 2012 Collections of Affinitas or Parfait. All product selections are final; no returns or exchanges permitted. Tuition scholarship checks will be mailed directly to the college institution of the winner and runner-up for use for current or subsequent semesters. Scholarship value will not at any time be released directly to the winner or runner-up and is not redeemable for cash value. Please note scholarship value will be submitted in U.S. dollars only.
By entering and/or accepting a prize, contestants release and agree to hold harmless Affinitas Intimates and its directors, officers, employees, representatives and agents from any and all liability for any loss or damage of any kind, including death, arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize or participation in this contest.
Contestants release Affinitas Intimates and Affinitas Intimates’ directors, officers, employees, representatives and agents from any claims that may arise regarding the use of any and all submitted images including any claims of defamation, invasion of privacy, or infringement of moral rights, rights of publicity or copyright. By entering this contest, contestants agree to allow Sponsor to use his or her name, city and state, voice and/or images in connection with publication and web posting of entry and for promotional purposes (except where prohibited), without review, notification, or approval.
By entering this contest, contestants represent that photographs are original and of his or her own creation, publication and web posting of the material will not violate the rights of any kind of any third party, and contestant has provided all necessary permissions and releases.
By entering this contest, contestants agree to abide by the rules of this contest and to accept the judges’ decisions as final. Submission of an entry and/or acceptance of a prize grants Sponsor, and third parties authorized by Sponsor, the exclusive, perpetual right to publish, use, edit, adapt, modify, excerpt and/or copy the entry for any and all purposes in any and all media currently in existence or hereafter developed without further compensation to contestants.
Income, and other taxes (if any), on the value of the prize are the sole responsibility of the winners. A form 1099 will be filed with the IRS.
Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the posting process, the operation of the website, www.affinitasintimates.com, the official Affinitas Facebook page and the official Affinitas Pinterest Page, or who is otherwise in violation of the rules. Sponsor further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Contest if it is not capable of completion as planned due to, for example, infection by a computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention or technical failures of any sort. In no event will Sponsor be responsible for any damages or losses arising out of access to and use of the websites or the downloading from and/or printing material downloaded from said site. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete or misdirected entries.
Affinitas Intimates requires a minimum of 10 persons entering the contest in order to select a winner.
Contestants understand this contest is in no way affiliated with, or hosted by, Facebook