a. Eligibility: (i) Any current or former citizen of an English-speaking country (ie. USA, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa), who made Aliyah (since 1948); (ii) only individuals (not organizations) are eligible; (iii) Nominees must be making or have made an impact in their chosen field. Employees of Nefesh B’Nefesh and their immediate families are not eligible as nominees, nominators or to provide letters of reference.
b. Each nominee acknowledges and agrees that materials submitted may be made available by Nefesh B’Nefesh for viewing, rating, reviewing, and commenting by the prize committee and/or the public. By submitting materials to Nefesh B’Nefesh, each nominee waives any privacy expectations that he or she may have with respect to the materials. Nefesh B’Nefesh shall not be liable for any damage that may occur directly or indirectly from the disclosure of the materials submitted.
c. Nefesh B’Nefesh reserves the right to verify the eligibility of all nominees and the information submitted in this process. Nefesh B’Nefesh has the right to disqualify nominees at any stage of the process for any reason according to its discretion.
d. The assessment of the nominees and the decision regarding the award of the prize will be subject solely to the discretion of the prize committee. The decisions of the prize committee will be final and will not be subject to appeal or judicial review. The prize committee will have the right to cancel the award of the prize for any reason according to their discretion.
e. All taxes on any prize won are the sole responsibility of each winner. Winner(s) shall be solely responsible for the reporting and payment of all taxes incurred by acceptance and use of the prize(s) (or any portion thereof), if applicable.
f. Participating in the contest does not establish legal relationship of any kind between Nefesh B’Nefesh and the nominees. Nefesh B’Nefesh will not be liable for any damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, in regard with participating in the Bonie Zion Prize process.
g. Nefesh B’Nefesh reserves the right to cancel or amend the Bonei Zion Prize at any time and reserves the right not to award prizes in any given year or any field in the event that no winner is selected by the prize committee.