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    What drives your research forward?

    We want to hear your story. Tell us what encourages and helps you to achieve your goals and we will donate $10 to Cure Alzheimer's Fund

    Ready to make a difference to those suffering from dementia? Share your story using #MyOpenScienceStory on Twitter or Instagram, or submit here. 

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      What drives your research forward?

      At Wiley, we understand how important your research is and the impact it has on our world. We believe open science leads to a fairer, more efficient and accountable research landscape, which will ultimately drive a more effective and faster pace of discovery, helping researchers achieve their goals.

      Share your story on what drives you and your work forward and we'll donate $10 to Cure Alzheimer's Fund. All funds will support researchers working to find a cure. 

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      The missions of Cure Alzheimer's Fund is to fund research with the highest probability of preventing, slowing or reversing Alzheimer’s disease.

      Alzheimer’s is a 21st century global health crisis.

      • 6 millions Americans are living with Alzheimer’s now
      • Two-thirds of patients and caregivers are women
      • Alzheimer’s is the sixth leading cause of death in the US, and the only fatal disease, of the top 6, where mortality rates are increasing
      • There are 15+ million unpaid caregivers. This disease broadly impacts families and their friends



      1.  CAMPAIGN ELIBILITY: Wiley #MyOpenScienceStory story Campaign (the “Campaign”) is open to all participants worldwide, who are at least 18 years old at the time of participation.

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      2. CAMPAIGN PERIOD: The Campaign begins at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on October 22, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on November 15, 2018.

      3.  SPONSOR: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 111 River Street, Hoboken, NJ 07030. ADMINISTRATOR: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 111 River Street, Hoboken, NJ 07030.


      a.      To participate in the Campaign, submit your photo, video, or text story by using hashtag #MyOpenScienceStory on Twitter and Instagram or submit through our microsite Your Twitter and/or Instagram account must be public in order for the hashtag to be seen.

      b. Each participant may enter only one story per hour during the Campaign period.

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      -           Must be the participant’s original content and not contain material that infringes on or violates any other person’s or entity’s rights, including but not limited to rights privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights, including but not limited to copyright infringement.

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      5.  DONATION: For each submission, Sponsor will make a donation, up to a maximum of USD 3,000, to Cure Alzheimer's Fund, to be used to fund Alzheimer's research. 

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      License: Participant retains ownership of the copyright in any submitted materials. However, by entering materials in this Campaign, participant grants Sponsor the non-exclusive irrevocable, royalty-free, perpetual right to edit, adapt, use and publish in any media now known or hereafter discovered any or all of the text, photographs, or videos without compensation to the participant, his or her successors or assigns, or any other entity.

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