ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

1. In connection with my potential participation in the Program, I represent and warrant that I am either (i) a United States Citizen; (ii) a legal permanent resident of the United States; (iii) possess a current employment authorization card (EAD card); or (iv) am in the United States legally at the time of my first audition. If I am not a United States citizen, but am in the United States legally, I understand and acknowledge that I will be asked to provide proof of legal residency or proof of my unrestricted right to work in the United States or have appropriate Visa status to allow me to compete in the Program prior to the quarterfinals.

2. Producer and NBC reserve the right to render ineligible any person whom they determine, in their sole discretion, is sufficiently connected with the production, administration, judging or distribution of the Program, such that his or her participation in the Program could create the appearance of impropriety. Failure to disclose this information may result in you or your act’s immediate disqualification from the competition and/or Program at any time. Please list below, to the best of your knowledge, anyone you know or have known who is now or has been in the past two (2) years, an officer, employee, agent or representative of any one of the following entities:

(A) NBCUniversal Media, LLC, the NBCUniversal Television Group or any station owned and operated by NBCUniversal Media LLC, or any affiliated or subsidiary companies (including, without limitation, the NBC Television Network or Universal Television Networks);
(B) Marathon Productions, Inc., FremantleMedia North America, Inc., Simco Limited trading as Syco Television and/or Syco Music, Syco Entertainment Inc., Sony Music Entertainment or any other person or entity involved in the development, production, distribution or other exploitation of the Program or any variation thereof, or any of their respective parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies;
(C) Any television network, station or channel, cable network, or satellite network that may air the Program for which you are applying to be a contestant;
(D) Any person or entity involved in any way in the development, production, distribution, or other exploitation of the Program or any variation thereof;
(E) Any sponsor of the Program or its advertising agency; or
(F) Any person or entity supplying prizes or other services to the Program.

3. I represent and warrant that I am not currently a candidate for public office, and if selected to participate in the Program, I agree that I will not become a candidate for public office until at least one (1) year after the initial broadcast of the final episode of the Program in which I appear.

I understand and agree that Producer has the sole discretion to make determinations of eligibility, and that Producer reserves the right to change any of the eligibility requirements at any time.