Contest Rules

  • All Educational Radio Foundation of East Texas (ERFET d/b/a “Encouragement FM”) contests are open to all Texas and Louisiana residents 18 years of age or older with a valid driver’s license, except employees of Encouragement FM, 89.5 KVNE, 91.3 KGLY, their immediate families and other Texas and Louisiana radio station’s(s’) employees and their immediate families.
  • Winner must permit Encouragement FM to use the contest winner’s recorded voice and/or photograph or likeness without any payment of money or other consideration to the winner.
  • False information or misrepresentation by any contest winner voids his/her eligibility to claim any prize(s).
  • Winner agrees to use any and all prizes at the winner’s sole risk, and will release and hold harmless Encouragement FM, 89.5 KVNE, 91.3 KGLY, all sponsors, affiliates, subsidiaries, employees and contractors of Encouragement FM for any and all claims that could result in using any and all prizes.
  • Prizes awarded through Encouragement FM are non-transferable and are not redeemable for cash.
  • Additional hard copies of the rules for all contests are available at the office of Encouragement FM, 2721 East Erwin, Tyler, TX.
  • Winners may claim their prizes at Encouragement FM or at a location to be determined by Encouragement FM. Certain prizes may also be mailed to the winners at the sole discretion of Encouragement FM. Prizes that are not mailed to the winners must be picked up within thirty (30) days after the prize winner has been selected, after which time they, again, become the property of Encouragement FM, and may be offered again in a future Encouragement FM contest.
  • Only one winner per family (or residential address) within a 30 day period.
  • The failure of Encouragement FM to enforce any or all of these rules does not negate Encouragement FM’s right to begin enforcing said rules at any point, at the sole discretion of Encouragement FM.
  • Encouragement FM reserves the right to make any changes in all contests effective when the change(s) are announced on the air, or when new rules are made available at the offices of Encouragement FM, (2721 East Erwin, Tyler, TX) during regular business hours, or when changes to rules are posted on this website.
  • Encouragement FM reserves the right to reject any contest entry deemed inappropriate for any reason, and to edit all entrant-submitted material published or broadcast in relation to any contest.
  • Refusal to accept, abide by, and/or comply with any of the terms of these contest rules will result in winner forfeiting all rights to any prize(s).
  • All decisions by Encouragement FM are final.