American Airlines joined with Merkle to announce the AAdvantage “40th Anniversary Celebration” Promotion. This is a sweepstake, which means no purchase is required to enter or to win, and purchasing cannot improve or increase the chances of winning. This contest is only open to legal residents or citizens of the United States, including the District of Columbia. All entrants must be at least eighteen years old at the time of entry and a member of AAdvantage. People who are not a member can access the website and register for free to become a member. Employees of the sponsor and administrator cannot participate in the Sweepstakes, and the same applies to anyone affiliated with them. The sponsor of the game is American Airlines, Inc., 1 Skyview Drive, MD 8B503, Fort Worth, TX 76155, whereas the administrator is Merkle Inc., 3000 Town Center, Suite 2100, Southfield, MI 48075. The contest starts on April 5, 2021, at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time and ends onMay 3, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time. The contest is divided into four phases, which the entrants must familiarize themselves with before entering the Sweepstakes.
Sweepstakes are computer-controlled contests conducted all around the world. Any legal residents of a particular country or countries can participate and gain a fair/equal chance to win prize or prizes. Sweepstakes conducted by a particular sponsor can help advertise products/services through contests. Entrants who participate in the game are indirectly publicizing sponsor through sharing or word-of-mouth.
American Airlines, headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, is a well-known American airline within the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. It is one of the world’s largest airlines measured by fleet size, revenue passenger mile, and schedules passengers carried. American Airlines is partnered with regional operators and have an extensive network stretching over international and domestic lands. The schedule almost 6,800 flights per day to nearly 350 destinations in more than 50 countries. Also, American Airlines is a founding member of the Oneworld alliance and provides regionals service through independent and subsidiary carriers, which functions under the brand name American Eagle.
Refer to the below table for more details of the scholarship:
|Organization||Sponsor: American Airlines|
|Number of Awards||Various|
|Application Deadline||May 3, 2021|
|Requirement||AAdvantage member account|
Who May Be Eligible
- Legal resident or citizen of the United States, including District of Columbia
- At least eighteen years old and member of the American Airlines AAdvantage® program
- Employees of American Airlines, Inc. and Merkle Inc. cannot participate, and the same applies to anyone affiliated with these employees
How to Apply
Eligible individuals can visit AAdvantage40th.com during the Entry Period, follow the instructions to log into their AAdvantage member account and receive one entry into the Sweepstakes. They can move on to the Instant Win Game page and receive one entry for that to play the game. Results are instantly displayed, and winning the game will provide directions for verification. After validation, winners can receive their prize or offer.
- AAdvantage member account
The Sweepstakes awards grand prizes to forty winners where each of them will receive one million AAdvantage points with an approximate retail value of $22,400. One second prize winner will receive a holiday package for four people to Arnold Palmer’s Bay Hill Club & Lodge in Orlando, Florida, for two nights with an approximate retail value of $3500. For many other participants, the sponsor has arranged a variety of prizes with different retail values.
The Promotion starts on April 5, 2021, at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time and ends on May 3, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time. The whole contest is divided into four phases and entrants must be aware of the start and end time of each phase.