IIN Transformation Contest FAQ

How do I enter the contest?          To enter the contest, go here to upload your photo(s) (preferably before and after) and a short essay. You will also need to fill out all required contact fields.

Where can I find the contest?The contest will be posted on the IIN blog and the IIN Facebook page. You can also go to here  to submit your photo(s) and essay.

When is the deadline for the contest? The submission period for this contest will begin at 12:01 AM EDT on Monday, October 24, 2011 and will end at 11:59 PM EST on Friday, November 18, 2011.

What should I write about? Tell us how you embraced any or all of your primary foods – exercise, career, relationships, and spirituality – to change your life, and how your education at IIN supported that change.

Can I submit more than one entry to the contest? No, each contestant can only submit one entry.

Can I use Integrative Nutrition logos or branding in my photo(s)? YES! While we encourage you to use IIN logos and branding in your photo(s), we can’t accept photo(s) with branding or logos for any other product or company. See our official rules for more information. 

How will the winner be selected? All submissions will go through two rounds of voting as follows:

Round 1: Integrative Nutrition staff will choose the top 10 contestants.Round 2: Voting opens to the public, where friends, family, and fans can vote between 12:00 PM EST on Monday, November 28, 2011 and 11:59 PM EST on Friday, December 16, 2011.

How can I increase my chances of winning? To start, make sure you submit a complete entry and follow the criteria outlined above. Once you’ve made it to Round 2, it’s up to you to ask your friends to vote for your entry!

Who can vote on my submission?Anyone! Tell the world you entered our contest by linking to us from your blog, your Twitter account, your Facebook page or any other site you’re a part of. Feel free to promote your entry through email as well.

When will the winner be announced? Contest winners will be announced on Sunday, January 1, 2012 via email and a blog post.

How many winners will there be? We’ll select one grand prize winner, as well as three runners-up and six semi-finalists. Those who are eligible will receive a prize for his or her submission.

What are the prizes for the contest? Once you enter you will become eligible to win:

1st Place: 

  • FULL tuition for a friend or family member, or for you to re-experience our cutting edge Health Coach Training Program. Of course this includes the exclusive IIN iPad!*
  • VIP seating at the March 2012 Mega Conference in Los Angeles
  • 2 night accommodations at the March 2012 Mega Conference in Los Angeles
  • $500 Spafinder.com gift card

9 Runner Ups

    *Materials fees apply.These prizes are non-transferrable, and scholarships must be redeemed within one year of the award.

    How much is the materials fee for the Full Tuition awarded to the 1st Place winner? There is a $495 media player (iPad) fee and $295 materials, hosting, shipping fee.

    Can I receive a cash prize instead?No.

    How do I become eligible to win? To be eligible to win, you must submit one or two images with a short essay (50 -word limit). The entry must meet the criteria set forth in our official rules, and must be submitted between 12:01 AM EST on Monday, October 24, 2011 and 11:59 PM EDT on Friday, November 18, 2011.

    Do I have to be a student or graduate of IIN to participate?All Contestants must be a graduate or a current student of IIN’s Health Coach Training Program.

    What if I have additional questions?  For any additional questions, please email us at contest@integrativenutrition.com. Good luck!