Women's Celebration Contest

For our Spring 2019 season, Jackson & Perkins is thrilled to release the Women’s Celebration Rose. In honor of women around the world and their many accomplishments, we dedicate this rose to you. In correlation with this rose’s introduction, we announce our Women’s Celebration Essay Contest. Through this contest, individuals will tell us about a woman that they admire in their personal life and why they admire them.

Contest Rules

1. Entrants must submit by email a 500-1000 word essay describing the woman (nominee) that they admire and a brief summary of their accomplishments.
   a. The writer must know the nominee personally. Nominee may not be a public figure (celebrity, influencer, etc).
   b. All mentioned accomplishments of the nominee must be trackable and verifiable.
   c. Essays that do not meet the length requirements may not be accepted.

2. Entrants must be at least 18 years of age and a legal citizen of the United States. All submissions must be in English and include a valid name, email, and phone number to contact.

3. Only one nominee/essay may be submitted per entrant.

4. Employees of JPPA and their immediate family are not eligible for entry to this contest.

5. Essays must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m. EST on May 10, 2019.

6. Plagiarism will result in immediate disqualification.

7. The ownership of any submission remains the property of the writer, but entry into this contest constitutes the entrant’s permission and consent, without compensation, with or without attribution, for JPPA to use, reproduce, post, distribute, adapt, edit, and/or display the submission.

8. The possible re-naming of the Women’s Celebration Rose will be decided at the discretion of JPPA. If re-named, the property of the rose and its name will fully belong to JPPA.

9. The top 5 finalists will be selected by June 1st, 2019 and the entrants and nominees may be contacted to verify information and/or accomplishments.

10. Winner will be announced on or by June 14th, 2019.

11. Email for essay submission is jpsocial2019@gmail.com

12. No purchase necessary, purchase from JPPA does not increase likelihood of winning