- Sweepstakes Entry Form: https://www.bensbeginnerscontest.com/brand/
- Sweepstakes Rules: https://www.bensbeginnerscontest.com/brand/#
- Sweepstakes Homepage: https://www.bensbeginnerscontest.com/brand/
Finalist Prizes (3): A trip for the entrant, the entrant's child, and the child's other parent (if desired) to participate in a taping of Rachel Ray in New York City. The trip includes airfare, hotel, and $500 spending cash. (ARV: $4,200)
Grand Prize: A trip to New York City to participate in another taping of a Rachael Ray show, a $15,000 check, and a $30,000 cafeteria makeover for the child's school. (ARV: $49,200)
Runner-Up Prizes (2 - 1 per finalist other than the grand-prize winner): $5,000 cash and a $10,000 cafeteria makeover for the child's school. (ARV: $15,000)
School Participation Awards will be awarded to the three schools with the most participating entrants.
The finalists will be chosen on the basis of personality and ability to engage and inspire the audience (20%), level of enthusiasm for the recipe and cooking (20%), demonstrating a basic knowledge of food and recipe (20%), creativity in responding to the questions posed by the entrant (20%), and the total number of votes that the video received on Facebook during the Public Voting Period (20%).