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Teach Me How to Texas Contest Rules


Individuals eligible for The Texas Tribune’s Teach Me How to Texas contest are those who subscribe to our Teach Me How to Texas newsletter at, open all five emails in the series, and complete the exit survey between November 13, 2019 and November 2, 2020.

Employees of The Texas Tribune, its board members, (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible for the contest drawing. The contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

By participating during the eligibility time period, participants are agreeing to these rules and to the decisions of the Texas Tribune, which are final and binding in all respects.

How to Enter

1) Visit and sign up for the newsletter

2) Open all five emails sent over the five-week long series.

3) Complete the survey sent to you after the final content email.


The winner will receive the following:

Winner Selection and Notification

The Winner will be selected by a random drawing under the supervision of The Texas Tribune.

Winner will be notified by email within five (5) days following Winner selection using the email address provided when subscribing to the newsletter. The Texas Tribune shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 14 days from the time award notification was sent, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected.

General Conditions

Prize winners shall be solely responsible for all federal, state, provincial and/or local taxes, and the reporting consequences thereof, and for any other fees or costs associated with the applicable prize. The Texas Tribune will not withhold federal or state taxes. Acceptance of the prize constitutes the winner’s permission to use the winner’s name, photograph and likeness for advertising and/or publicity purposes in all forms of media in perpetuity without further compensation. The Texas Tribune shall have no liability for any damage, loss or liability arising from the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize.

Winner List

For the name of the winner(s) send a #10 self-addressed stamped envelope for receipt by December 31, 2020, to Texas Tribune Teach Me Drawing, 919 Congress, 6th floor, Austin, TX, 78701.


​​The sponsor of The Texas Tribune Teach Me How to Texas contest is Texas Tribune, Inc., 919 Congress Ave., Sixth floor, Austin, TX, 78701.