Only applications submitted during the contest period of April 2 through June 3, 2023 will be eligible. Applications not completed by June 15 will be excluded. To be complete the applicant must be approved by the membership committee for membership in the chapter and have paid their BNI fees.
Applicant must be a new member to BNI and not a transfer member. Former members who have been out of BNI and are subject to the application fee are eligible.
New Members must list their sponsor’s name on the application.
Sponsorships qualify for the drawing when either (a) their chapter qualifies by adding six or more new members into the chapter from applicants during the contest period, or (b) a member sponsors two or more new members from applicants during the contest period.
Upon personal or chapter qualification (see item 4), sponsors will receive one entry in the drawing for each new Member sponsored. Sponsors must be a current Member to participate in the drawing.
Winner will be announced on Monday, June 19.
Cruise must be taken on the advertised date and is non-transferable. If drawing winner prefers, they may receive a 2-year renewal of their membership paid by the region office instead of the cruise.
During the contest period, the Region Office will be conducting a Chapter Challenge game. To be eligible for the Chapter Challenge Prize, chapters must schedule and hold a Director led Business Open Day. Each chapter will earn points based on chapter and member activities related to inviting Visitors and sponsoring new members into the chapter. The chapter with the highest point total in the Chapter Challenge will be awarded the Chapter Challenge Prize. For the Chapter Challenge, data entry in www.BNIConnect.com will be the sole evidence used to evaluate Visitors at the chapter meetings and completed New Member Applications. Visitors not correctly entered in the Visitor Portal and marked attended will be ineligible for consideration for the Chapter Challenge.