Photo Requirements


To be eligible for any prize, Entrant must submit an image that meets the following requirements (“Image Criteria”):
  • Must be in one of the following formats for an image: JPG, PNG or GIF.
  • Must be a minimum of 500px x 500px and cannot exceed 10MB.
  • Must feature a completed rice dish or an in-progress rice dish.
  • Must have Entrant and Entrant’s Child visible in the image so that they are clearly a parent/adult and child (i.e., faces must be visible).
  • Multiple children may be visible in the photo, but only one child will be considered the Child for purposes of the Entry and Entrant must be parent/legal guardian of all pictured children.
  • Must showcase safe cooking practices. Entrant’s Child shall not be left alone close to an open flame, use a sharp knife or practice any other cooking method deemed to be “unsafe” by Sponsor in Sponsor’s sole discretion
  • No Logos on clothing/hats allowed other than Uncle Ben’s brand apparel. Try to eliminate logos on any product or item shown in the image.
  • Blurry photos not accepted.
  • Must be uploaded through the digital hub at Contest Site.
  • No copy may be displayed on image (e.g., watermarks, words, symbols, etc.).
  • Must be within the general spirit of the Contest and meet the following additional legal requirements:
    1. Must not violate or infringe the rights of others including, without limitation, patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, publicity, privacy or other proprietary rights (see “Warranty” under Section G for more details);
    2. Must not be unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent, invasive of another's privacy, tortious, or contain explicit or graphic descriptions or accounts of, sexual acts, or otherwise contain any other content that is objectionable;
    3. Must not contain profanity or other lewd or inappropriate language, in Sponsor’s sole discretion;
    4. Must not victimize, harass, degrade, or intimidate an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability;
    5. Must not depict children unless the child’s parent or legal guardian is also depicted;
    6. Must be within the general spirit and guidance of the Program, including meeting the terms of these Guidelines;
    7. Must not contain an advertisement or solicitation not affiliated with the Uncle Ben’s® brand;
    8. Must not contain any imagery, content or other element that is owned by a third party. Specifically, if any such content is present in the image, the Entrant must warrant that s/he is the creator and owner of such content;

In the event that Entrant’s image fails to meet the above Image Criteria, Sponsor will notify Entrant via email that the image was rejected. In some instances, and depending on the content of the image and the reason for the rejection, Entrant may be permitted to resubmit an image, in Sponsor’s sole discretion.

To be eligible, the Sponsor must receive Entry Materials during the Entry Period. Entry Materials that arrive after the end of the Entry Period will not be considered, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. The Sponsor will notify Entrant when the image is posted on the Contest Site. It may take several days for the Sponsor to provide Entrant with such notice.