Visa® Buxx Design-A-Card Winners

Hundreds of talented, young artists entered our Design-A-Card Challenge, and we're happy to
announce our prize winners and to reveal the new, award-winning Visa Buxx Card design!
Thank you to all participants!

Second Prize: $150
Rebecca S., 15
Second Prize: Rebecca S.
Honorable Mention: $50
Abigail P., 14
Honorable Mention: Abigail P.
Honorable Mention: $50
Evie M., 12
Honorable Mention: Evie M.
Honorable Mention: $50
Kenydi C., 15
Honorable Mention: Kenydi C.

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1. Navy Federal’s Buxx Card Design Challenge (“Challenge”) is open to members who are legal residents of the United States 18 years or older who are the parents or guardian for a minor child age 10-17 years at the time of entry. The Buxx Card Design Challenge submission period runs from Saturday, August 1, 2015 at 12:00:01 AM EST to Monday, August 31, 2015 at 11:59:59 PM EST. Only Navy Federal account holders or those who meet Navy Federal membership requirements may be considered entrants (the adult is the “Entrant”) and be able to submit a design entry for the Buxx Card Design Challenge on behalf of a child for whom they are the parent or guardian. The Buxx Card Design Challenge is open only to submissions by a parent or guardian of youths ages 10-17.

2. To participate, the parent or guardian must fill out all portions on the Buxx Card Design Form, and the child must complete the Buxx Card Design Box. Parent or guardian must then submit the final Buxx Card Design Form to the email address. By submitting a form and design (collectively, “entries”), Entrants agree to these Official Rules, Terms and Conditions. Entrants agree that entries have been authored by and are the work product of the minor, and that Navy Federal can share any submitted designs and photos, for any purpose, without any additional compensation.

3. During the Challenge Period, there are a series of Challenge-related events which start and end on or about the dates and times noted below:

Events Start End
Buxx Card Design
Submission Period
Starts 12:00:01 AM EST
August 1, 2015
Ends 11:59:59 PM EST
August 31, 2015
Judge Panel Selection of Top
Five(5) Buxx Design Entries
Starts 12:00:01 AM EST,
September 1, 2015
Ends 11:59:59 PM EST,
September 15, 2015
Notification of Winners/Prizes Awarded Starts 5:00:00 PM EST
September 16, 2015

4. All Entrants agree to release, indemnify, and hold Navy Federal harmless for any activities or decisions related to this Challenge.

5. All Entrants represent and warrant that the proper release and permission of all affected participants have been obtained prior to submission to this Challenge.

6. Participants are allowed only one (1) submission per child to be submitted for the Challenge. Any additional submissions will not be accepted for consideration. Entries must be submitted by the Challenge period deadline.

7. This Challenge is intended solely for viewing and participation in the United States and shall be construed solely under United States federal, state, and local laws. All issues concerning the Official Rules shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia without giving effect to conflicts of law.

8. Entries must be appropriate for family reading and viewing. At Navy Federal’s sole discretion and determination, designs and photos that include personal information (such as account numbers); are deemed graphic, obscene, explicit or otherwise inappropriate for family reading or viewing shall be rejected and not eligible. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by Navy Federal. Any violation or non-compliance with these Official Rules will result in disqualification.

9. A panel of six (6) judges, in their sole discretion and determination, will choose five (5) winning entries as submitted on Navy Federal’s Buxx Design Challenge email address. Submissions will be judged by creativity (40%), originality (40%), and appropriateness (20%). The decision of the panel is final and binding.

10. The top five (5) winners will be chosen for the following prizes in the following categories: One (1) grand prize winner will receive $300.00, deposited onto their Buxx Card in the minor child’s name, or a Navy Federal issued Loyalty Card and their card design featured on a Buxx Card; One (1) second prize winner will receive $150.00, deposited onto their Buxx Card in the minor child’s name or a Navy Federal issued Loyalty Card; and three (3) honorable mention prize winners will receive $50.00, deposited onto their Buxx Card in the minor child’s name or a Navy Federal issued Loyalty Card. The winners will be announced on Monday, September 16, 2015 at 5:00:00 PM EST. Total cash value of all prizes is $600.00.

11. Winners will be notified via email from and winner must respond to this email with their name, phone number, and address to claim their prize. Winner must use “Navy Federal’s Buxx Card Design Challenge” as the subject of the email.

12. Winners may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility/compliance and a publicity/liability release ("Release"), as allowed by law, and including for Grand Prize winner only, providing a waiver and release (“Waiver and Release”) for the use of the Grand Prize winner’s Buxx Design by Navy Federal and his/her Social Security Number for tax purposes, all of which must be received by the return date specified in the prize notification or he/she will forfeit the prize. In the event of prize forfeiture, a winner is unreachable, the prize notification is undeliverable, or if a winner declines acceptance of the prize, Navy Federal may award the prize to a randomly selected alternate potential winner.

13. Winner must respond to the winning notification within five (5) calendar days to receive prize or the prize will be forfeited. No substitutions or replacements for prizes unclaimed. All applicable taxes are the responsibility of the winner.

14. Navy Federal shall not be responsible for entries, submissions or emails that are illegible, damaged, lost, undelivered/undeliverable, misdirected, returned, late, incomplete, or otherwise improperly marked.

15. Limit one (1) entry per child and limit one (1) prize per household. No purchase necessary.

16. Navy Federal employees and family members are not eligible for prizes.