Sweepstakes is posted on :
Sweepstakes is available between : 1 September 2011 - 12:01am - 30 October 2011 - 11:59pm
Local : Canada and the United States and Washington D.C. (except Vermont, Hawaii, Florida, Alaska and Puerto Rico)
The best memories of our life are realizing that nothing is more than everyday living. Considering it, Tim Hortons has launched this year 'Share a Moment, Share a Coffee' contest to share those memories. Do you have any life's best moments that you spent with a cup of great Tim Hortons coffee? Then, share your great Tim Hortons story in the 'Share a Moment, Share a Coffee' contest. Your story could be showcased at Every Cup Tells A Story. If your story will be best story of all, then you could be grand prize winner of the contest and receive prize of $5000 worth in Tim Cards.
Limit: One entry is allowed per person per day during the qualifying phase and one vote per person, per story, per day during the voting phase. Participant must be 13 years old or older as of September 1, 2011.
For participating in the contest, log onto www.everycup.ca; www.everycup.com (English) or www.uncafeunehistoire.ca (French) and follow the instructions. Then sign in with your registered email address and password if you are already registered otherwise complete your registration including all required information. After sign up or registration, submit your story about your most favorite moment with Tim Hortons Coffee in maximum 2,500 characters during the Qualifying Phase (September 1 - October 9, 2011). If your story is approved, then you will be automatically entered in the contest.
After the end of Qualifying Phase, the round one of judging will be held till October 16, 2011 to select up to ten finalist stories from all received eligible entries based on selection criteria. Following that the round two of voting will start and run until October 30, 2011. During the voting period, each selected ten finalist stories will be posted on the Website and individuals will be invited to vote for their favorite story using the online poll. One person can cast one vote per story, per day during the voting phase.
The highest number of votes received finalist will be declared as the potential grand prize winner of the contest.
In three following tiers, the winners will be awarded:
Grand prize winner will receive $5,000 valued Tim Cards. In addition, four secondary prize winners and five consolation prize winners will be awarded with $500 and $50 valued Tim Cards.