Credo for Change: BIPOC Mentorship Application Terms & Conditions
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Credo for Change - BIPOC Mentorship Program Terms & Conditions
  1. Sponsor: Credo for Change - BIPOC Mentorship Program (the "Application") is sponsored by Credo Beauty, 1169 Gorgas Ave, Suite A, San Francisco, California (the “Sponsor”). The Sponsor is responsible for all aspects of the Application. Participation in the Application constitutes the participant's full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules, and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Application.
  1. Eligibility: Application (the "Application") is only open to participants who are 18+ at the time of entry (the “Entrant”). Employees of Credo Beauty (the "Sponsor"), their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the Application. The Application is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted by law, rule, or regulation.
  1. Application Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on 6/15/2020 at 12:00 PM and ending 7/1/2020 at 11:59 PM (the “Entry Period”). All online entries must be received by 7/1/2020 11:59 PM . All times are (UTC -07:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada). Entries submitted before or after the Entry Period will not be eligible. Sponsor’s computer is the official timekeeping device for the Application.
  1. How to Enter: The Application must be submitted by using the online form provided on this site. The entry must fulfill all Application requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a Mentorship Program. Entries that are not complete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Credo Beauty. You may enter only once and you must fill in the information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If you use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Credo Beauty.
  1. Qualifying Submissions: Each applicant must complete the application, which can be found at
  1. Selection Process: Program acceptance will be selected based on: Applicants accepted into the Mentorship Program will be based on the stage of business (we are focused on earlier stage businesses) that have the most to benefit from this type of mentorship program. Key criteria includes a combination of: BIPOC founder or co-founder, commitment to clean beauty and formulating to clean beauty standards, strong founder and/or clean beauty ingredient story, an amazing product, product line or concept in clean beauty, clear plan or vision for building a beauty business that will be distributed in retail and/or direct-to-consumer, committed to sourcing sustainable packaging. Judging will be conducted by The Sponsor's leadership team.
  1. Program Acceptance: 10 entrants will be admitted into The Mentorship Program and will receive one-on-one monthly time with Credo executives and industry experts for on-going strategic support, group Zoom classes on functional topics specific to growing a clean beauty brand, and introductions and connections with fellow entrepreneurs, beauty experts, funders and Credo team. The specifics of the Mentorship Program shall be solely determined by the Sponsor. No cash or other Mentorship Program substitution permitted except at Sponsor's discretion. Acceptance into The Mentorship program does not guarantee that the Participant will be carried at Credo Beauty. A mutual NDA will be required to participate. The Mentorship Program is non transferable. Any and all related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the participants. No substitution of Mentorship Program or transfer/assignment of Mentorship Program to others or request for the cash equivalent by Participants is permitted. Acceptance of Mentorship Program constitutes permission for Credo Beauty to use participant’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
  1. Accepted Participant Notification: Participants of the Application will be notified via e-mail or phone to the e-mail address or phone number they entered into the Application within five (5) days following the Participant selection. Credo Beauty shall have no liability for a Participant's failure to receive notices due to Participants' spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Participants' provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the selected Participant cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the Mentorship Program 5 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and releases as required, Mentorship Program may be forfeited and an alternate Participant selected. The receipt by Participant of the Mentorship Program offered in this Application is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY ANY Participant (AT SPONSOR'S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN SUCH Participant'S DISQUALIFICATION AS Participant OF THE Application AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS Participant WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
  1. Rights Granted by you: By entering this Application you understand that Credo Beauty, anyone acting on behalf of Credo Beauty, or its respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the World, your entry, including, without limitation, the entry and Participant's name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the Application, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation.
  1. Terms: Credo Beauty reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Application should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Application. In such a case, Credo Beauty may judge submissions from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Credo Beauty. Credo Beauty reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Application or website or violates these Terms & Conditions.

Credo Beauty has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Application, to void entries 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 Application rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Application may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Credo Beauty reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. By entering the Application you agree to receive email newsletters periodically from Credo Beauty. You can opt-out of receiving this communication at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the newsletter.

  1. Limitation of Liability: By entering you agree to release and hold harmless Credo Beauty 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 Application and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any Mentorship Program or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Application; (v) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Application or the processing of entries.
  1. Disputes: THIS Application IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF UNITED STATES AND California, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Application, participant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Application, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in California having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys' fees, other than participant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Application), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
  1. Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the Credo Beauty Website. Read the Privacy Policy here:

  2. Participants List: For the names of the Participants, please contact us at and in the body of the email type 'Please e-mail me the Participants' list for the Credo Beauty Application.
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