Scholarships360 is an online platform that helps students find advice, tools, and funding opportunities to pay for their education and connects students and professionals with colleges, universities, and skilling providers.
INTRODUCTION TO THE TERMS OF SERVICE
Summary: In using the Site, you are agreeing to a legally binding contract that is governed by these terms.
This website is operated by Scholarships360 Inc (“Scholarships360”). Throughout this website (the “site”), the terms “we”, “our” and “us” refer to Scholarships360. Scholarships360 offers this site, including all information, tools and services available from this site to you (the “Service”), conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here (the “Terms”). If you do not agree to these Terms, you do not have the right to use our Service and must not access our site. We reserve the right to update, change, or replace any part of these Terms by posting updates and/or changes here at which time they shall be binding on you. By visiting the Scholarships360 site, you are engaging in our Service and agree to be bound by the Terms. These Terms apply to all users of the site, including without limitation users who are browsers, customers, vendors, merchants, and/ or contributors of content.
Summary: Users are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of their accounts and passwords. Scholarships360 retains the right to all intellectual property
You may use the Site, including the content on it solely for the purposes stated on the Site itself and as described in this Agreement and in accordance with any Service Agreement that you have with us. We reserve the right to refuse Service to anyone for any reason at any time.
Users are the sole creators of their accounts and Scholarships360 may not independently verify the information provided. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your Scholarships360 account and password. You are responsible for all uses of your account and password, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify Scholarships360 of any unauthorized use of your account or password.
Scholarships360 owns all of the intellectual property connected with the Site. This includes, but is not limited to all trademarks, copyrights, patents, derivative works, moral rights, trade secrets, and proprietary information in all content that appears on the Site (other than the content of our third party business partners who have permission to appear on the Site), and in all software that we develop in connection with the Site and our services. You agree not to duplicate, reproduce, sell, resell, copy, or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service or any contact on the website through which the service is provided, without express written permission of Scholarships360.
At any time, we reserve the right to modify or discontinue the Service or any part or content without notice at any time. Scholarships360 is not liable to you or to any third-party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.
ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND TIMELINESS OF INFORMATION
Summary: Scholarships360 attempts to provide accurate information, but we are not responsible if information is available.
Although Scholarships360 attempts to provide accurate product descriptions and other information, we are not responsible if information made available on the site is not accurate, complete or current. The material on the site is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information. Any reliance on the material on the site is at your own risk.
The site may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of the site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on the site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to the site.
THIRD-PARTY LINKS AND AFFILIATES
Summary: Scholarships360 includes third party links, but we are not responsible or liable for any of these third parties. Scholarships360 also participates in affiliate advertising programs that allow us to make the site free for students.
Our Service, including certain content, services, and products, may include materials from third-parties. These third-party links on this site may direct you to third-party websites that are not affiliated with us. Scholarships360 is not responsible for examining or evaluating the content or accuracy and we do not warrant and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials or websites, or for any other materials, products, or services of third-parties. Scholarships360 is not liable for any harm or damages related to the purchase or use of goods, services, resources, content, or any other transactions made in connection with any third-party websites. Before you engage in any transaction, please carefully review the third-party’s policies and practices and make sure you understand them. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding third-party products should be directed to the third-party.
Additionally, Scholarships360 participates in affiliate advertising programs designed to provide a means for Scholarships360 to generate revenue by advertising and linking to those affiliates’ products or services.
Summary: You should use Scholarships360 in a responsible manner and submit only truthful and accurate information. Don’t use Scholarships360 in an unlawful or unprofessional manner. Don’t submit any objectionable, false or infringing content or attempt to interrupt the Services in any way.
In addition to any other prohibitions set forth in these Terms, you are prohibited from using the site or its content: (a) for any unlawful purpose; (b) to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts; (c) to violate any international, federal, provincial or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances; (d) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability; (f) to submit false or misleading information; (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Service or the site, other websites, or the Internet; (h) to collect or track the personal information of others; (i) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; (j) for any obscene or immoral purpose; or (k) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Service or the site, other websites, or the Internet. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Service or the site for violating any of the prohibited uses.
WARRANTIES and LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
Summary: Scholarships360 makes no representations or warranties with respect to any content, functionality, or Third Party Services.
We do not guarantee, represent or warrant that your use of the Service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free. We do not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the Service will be accurate or reliable. You agree that from time to time we may remove the Service for indefinite periods of time or cancel the Service at any time, without notice to you. You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, the Service is at your sole risk.
THE SERVICE AND ALL PRODUCTS AND SERVICES DELIVERED TO YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE ARE (EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY STATED BY US) PROVIDED ‘AS IS’ AND ‘AS AVAILABLE’ FOR YOUR USE, AND WE HEREBY DISCLAIM ANY REPRESENTATION, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, MERCHANTABLE QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, DURABILITY, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
IN NO CASE SHALL SCHOLARSHIPS360, ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, INTERNS, SUPPLIERS, SERVICE PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INJURY, LOSS, CLAIM, OR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION LOST PROFITS, LOST REVENUE, LOST SAVINGS, LOSS OF DATA, REPLACEMENT COSTS, OR ANY SIMILAR DAMAGES, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF ANY OF THE SERVICE OR ANY PRODUCTS PROCURED USING THE SERVICE, OR FOR ANY OTHER CLAIM RELATED IN ANY WAY TO YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE OR ANY PRODUCT, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT, OR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF THE SERVICE OR ANY CONTENT (OR PRODUCT) POSTED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE SERVICE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THEIR POSSIBILITY. BECAUSE SOME STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, IN SUCH STATES OR JURISDICTIONS, OUR LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Summary: You will indemnify for any claims, cost, and expenses arising out of your use of the Services.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Scholarships360 and its subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, officers, directors, agents, contractors, licensors, service providers, subcontractors, suppliers, and employees, harmless from and against any cost, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third-party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms or the documents they incorporate by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third-party.
Summary: You and Scholarships360 can both terminate your account at any time.
The obligations and liabilities of the parties incurred prior to the termination date shall survive the termination of these Terms for all purposes. These Terms are effective unless and until terminated by either you or us. You may terminate these Terms at any time by notifying us that you no longer wish to use the Service, or when you cease using the site. If in our sole judgment you fail, or we suspect that you have failed, to comply with any of these Terms, we also may terminate this agreement at any time without notice and you will remain liable for all amounts due up to and including the date of termination; and/or accordingly may deny you access to the Service and the site (or any part thereof).
Summary: These Terms represent the entire agreement between us.
The failure by us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. These Terms and any policies or operating rules posted by us on the site or in respect to the Service constitutes the entire agreement and understanding between you and us and governs your use of the Service, superseding any prior or contemporaneous agreements, communications and proposals, whether oral or written, between you and us (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of these Terms). Any ambiguities in the interpretation of these Terms shall not be construed against the drafting party.
Summary: Unenforceable terms will not affect the enforceability of the rest of the Terms.
In the event that any provision of these Terms is determined to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these Terms, such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.
GOVERNING LAW AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION
Summary: In the event that there is a dispute between us, you agree to the laws and courts of North Carolina and to have the dispute resolved in arbitration.
GOVERNING LAW. ANY DISPUTE, CLAIM, OR CONTROVERSY ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THESE TERMS OR THE SERVICES OR THE BREACH, TERMINATION, ENFORCEMENT, INTERPRETATION, OR VALIDITY OF THESE TERMS, AND ANY WHEREBY WE PROVIDE YOU WILL BE GOVERNED BY THE SUBSTANTIVE AND PROCEDURAL LAW OF THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, WITHOUT REGARD TO ITS CONFLICT OF LAW PRINCIPLES.
DISPUTE RESOLUTION. ANY DISPUTE, CLAIM, OR CONTROVERSY ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE TERMS OR THE SERVICES OR THE BREACH, TERMINATION, ENFORCEMENT, INTERPRETATION, OR VALIDITY OF THE TERMS OR THE SERVICES, INCLUDING THE DETERMINATION OF THE SCOPE OR APPLICABILITY OF THIS AGREEMENT TO ARBITRATE, SHALL BE DETERMINED BY ARBITRATION IN ORANGE COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA BEFORE ONE ARBITRATOR. ANY ARBITRATION ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE TERMS AND THE SERVICES WILL BE CONDUCTED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE EXPEDITED PROCEDURES SET FORTH IN THE JAMS COMPREHENSIVE ARBITRATION RULES AND PROCEDURES (“RULES”) AS THOSE RULES EXIST ON THE DATE OF THE ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS, INCLUDING RULES 16.1 AND 16.2 OF THOSE RULES. JUDGMENT ON THE ARBITRATION AWARD MAY BE ENTERED IN ANY COURT HAVING JURISDICTION. THIS CLAUSE WILL NOT PRECLUDE PARTIES FROM SEEKING PROVISIONAL REMEDIES IN AID OF ARBITRATION FROM A COURT OF APPROPRIATE JURISDICTION. IN ANY ARBITRATION UNDER THIS SECTION, THE PARTIES TO THE ARBITRATION WILL MAINTAIN THE CONFIDENTIAL NATURE OF THE ARBITRATION PROCEEDING AND THE ARBITRATION AWARD, INCLUDING THE ARBITRATION HEARING, EXCEPT AS MAY BE NECESSARY TO PREPARE FOR OR CONDUCT THE ARBITRATION HEARING ON THE MERITS, OR EXCEPT AS MAY BE NECESSARY IN CONNECTION WITH A COURT APPLICATION FOR A PRELIMINARY REMEDY, A JUDICIAL CHALLENGE TO AN ARBITRATION AWARD OR ITS ENFORCEMENT, OR UNLESS OTHERWISE REQUIRED BY LAW OR JUDICIAL DECISION.
You also agree that we or third parties acting on our behalf may send you emails regarding important information regarding your use of the Site and other electronic communications such as newsletters, promotional materials and so on. While using the Site, if you consent to receiving a newsletter, promotional materials, or any other subscription or registration or use of another platform that partners with Scholarships360, then you will be deemed to have acknowledged, agreed, and consented to Scholarships360’s use of your personal information and data for that purpose. You may opt out of receiving the newsletters and other promotional messages at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link on the email, but you may not opt-out of receiving important items regarding the use of the Site or your account and the like. All suggestions and comments you provide become the intellectual property of Scholarships360.