Give wings to those who made you fly high! Today, you can have the honor to thank your extraordinary teachers, or Principals of your schools or colleges, who have made difference in your lives by sending them on their dream vacations! Nominate your best teachers or any educators to win them a free trip to 1 of the 5 Vacation destinations, in the ‘Teach The Love With Chase Southwest Rapid Rewards Credit Cards Contest’. Plus, you have a chance to expand your gratitude towards your favorite teachers for their dedication in helping you achieve success, by making them win free Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Points Credits. List out your nominees, write about their impact on you, by telling how they had truly committed to your growth and prosperity as the best educator in your life, and help them win a free vacation in Chicago, Hawaii, Tennesse, California, or Washington D.C. You may also give them chance to win free rewards points of Southwest Airlines for free trips to their favorite places for holidays. Enter the Teach The Love Chase Essay Contest, now and secure the place of #1 in your teacher’s favorite student list forever!


Terms of Nomination:

A Nominator (An Entrant) should be 18 years or older at the time of entry;
A Nominee should be an educator with the title of Teacher, Assistant Teacher/Teacher’s Aide, Substitute Teacher, Professor, Principal, Assistant Principal or Guidance Counselor; working with K-12 and/or college or university students at an accredited school in the United States; has received a degree or certification in education; and a legal resident of the 50 United States or District of Columbia (D.C.) 19 years of age or older at time of nomination.
A Nominator may enter more than 1 Nominee so long as each entry is a separate Entry and meets all entry requirements.
A Nominee may be entered multiple times so long as each entry is from a different Nominator, is an original Entry, and meets all other entry requirements.
A teacher cannot nominate themselves, but they may nominate another teacher.
How to Enter Teach The Love Chase Essay Contest
Go online to anytime during the Entry Period and follow the on-screen instructions and the instructions herein: 1 Complete the registration form by providing the information required, which will include, but not limited to, contact information for both the Nominator and the Nominee, what school your Nominee works at and what they do; and 2 In the space provided on the Entry form create an original essay up to 3,000 characters describing the Teacher you are nominating.
Specifically tell us how the teacher has had an impact on your life, or that of your child if nominating your child’s teacher, in their classroom style, teachings, leadership and/or guidance or inspiration. Provide an example(s) of how your teacher went above and beyond.
Teach The Love With Chase Southwest Rapid Rewards Credit Cards Contest Winner Selection
During the Judging/Selection Period, all eligible entries will be judged by a panel of qualified judges on the basis of the following criteria:

Teacher’s impact and inspiration to the student (60 points);
Student’s thoughts and feelings for the Teacher (20 points);
Clarity of submission (20 points).
The 3 entries with the highest scores will be deemed the Grand Prize Winners. The next 7 highest scoring entries will be deemed Runner-Up Prize Winners.

Teach The Love With Chase Southwest Rapid Rewards Credit Cards Contest Prizes
3 Grand Prizes: Each winner will receive a 5 day/4 night trip for the Winner and 1 guest.

The trip includes:

Round trip air travel served by Southwest Airlines® to/from 1 of the following 5 destinations: Chicago, IL, Maui, HI, Nashville, TN, Palm Springs, CA, or Washington D.C. (ARV: $800);
4-night’s hotel accommodations (1 standard double occupancy room) at a hotel;
$2,000 cash (awarded in the form of a check made payable to the Winner) that the Winner can use towards ground transportation, meals, activities, etc.
If a Winner is from Alaska, North Dakota or South Dakota, he/she will receive $1,000 cash (awarded in the form of a check) for transportation.
7 Runner-Up Prizes: Each winner will receive 30,000 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards® bonus points (ARV: $361 each).