MSG 2 TEENS CONTEST
CREATE A DRIVING SAFETY COMMERCIAL!
Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Monarch Media Designs, Wisconsin Promise and FOX 47 want you to enter the MSG 2 TEENS contest!
Submit your original idea for a driving safety commercial for a chance to win CASH PRIZES and school grants.
WHO CAN ENTER?
- Teens age 14-18 who attend a public or private high school.
- You can enter as an INDIVIDUAL or a TEAM (4 members max per team).
- You do not need to enter as part of a class. You can enter on your own.
HOW TO ENTER:
Step 1: Read the official rules.
Step 2: Seriously, read the rules.
Step 3: Print out storyboards, entry forms and appearance releases. Have each team member & their parents sign all forms.
Step 4: Dream up an idea for a Safe Driving Commercial. You can choose from the following topics: Speeding, Driving under the Influence, Texting & Driving, Distracted Driving and Seatbelt Safety. You can submit your idea via storyboard or video. Teams can submit MORE THAN ONE storyboard or video. If you have more than one great idea for a PSA, then submit it!
Step 5: Submit your storyboard or video and all signed paperwork to Fox 47 by Nov 6th, 2015. Be sure all paperwork is complete and signed – or your entry will be disqualified.
TIP: Watch the Tip Videos to find out how to submit a winning and qualified entry.
PRIZES FOR TOP 5 TEAMS
#1: $500 Cash Prize for each team member + $1500 school grant.
#2: $250 Cash Prize for each team member + $1500 school grant.
#3: $125 Cash Prize for each team member + $1500 school grant.
PLUS: Every Team member in the Top 5 wins a prize pack that includes: $25 gift card from Kelley’s Market, $25 gift card from Culver’s, $25 gift card from the Nitty Gritty, $50 gift card from Milio's Sandwiches, $25 pizza & wings pack from Pizza Hut and 2 Movie Passes from Marcus Theatres.
Yeah... that's a ton of prizes!!
TIPS FOR ENTERING & WINNING:
Watch these videos for more tips on how to enter and how to make a winning Driving Safety Commercial.
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|Tips for a Good Entry|
|Make a Good Message|
|How NOT to Get Disqualified!|
CLICK HERE FOR SAFE DRIVING STATS FROM THE WI DOT (you are NOT required to use stats in your commercials).
Nov 6th 2015: All entries must be submitted to Fox 47.
Nov 12th: A panel of judges will choose a Top 5 out of the qualified entries.
Nov 13th – Dec 18: The Top 5 teams will work with the Fox 47 production crew to produce their PSA (if necessary).
Dec 21st: The Top 5 PSAs will be posted on Fox47.com and voting begins!! The PSA with the most votes wins!!
Week of January 25th, 2016: The winning PSA will be aired during Prime Time programming on Fox 47!