Last Updated 1/25/21
The results are in! Congratulations to all of our Top 5 finalists! Here are the results! Thank you to everyone that participated in this year’s Fox47 MSG 2 Teens Contest. Remember to drive safe and start gathering ideas for next year!
1st Place = Deforest High School - Emma W.
2nd Place = Madison Memorial High School - Aiden D., Davis H., Izzy S., Pamela C.
3rd Place = Middleton High School - Addalie V., Annaliese V., Talia G.
4th Place = Madison Memorial High School – Gus R., James Y., Felipe R.
5th Place = Mt Horeb High School - Leah L., Austin L., Anna L., Emma A.
Congratulations to our Top 5 Teams! Fox47 would like to thank everyone who entered and it’s not too early to start thinking of ideas for next year’s campaign.
MSG 2 TEENS is sponsored by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Bergstrom Chevrolet, The UW Madison Police Department, AAA Wisconsin and Fox 47.
MSG 2 TEENS: CREATE A DRIVING SAFETY COMMERCIAL
Submit your 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 per team).
- You do not need to enter as part of a class. You can enter on your own.
HOW TO ENTER:
Step 2: Seriously, read the rules.
You can also do this all electronically too. We just need to make sure it's signed!
Step 4: Dream up an idea for a Driving Safety Commercail. That’s it! You can write your idea on a storyboard or shoot a whole commercial on your cell phone! Don’t worry if it doesn’t look perfect, the Fox production crew will help you get your spot ready for TV.
Topics to choose from:
- Driving under the Influence
- Seat belt safety
- Distracted Driving
- Texting and Driving
Step 5: Submit your storyboard or video and all signed paperwork to Fox 47 by November 6, 2020. Be sure all of your paperwork is signed – or your entry will be disqualified! Electronic signatures work too!
Video entries must be no longer than :25 seconds in length and be in the form of electronic video file (i.e., .mov, .mpeg, .wma, .avi, .mxf, mp4)
Shareable YouTube link, Dropbox link, Vimeo link, WeTransfer link (any video share website) entries are accepted and can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. DVD, broadcast tape, Video CD, flash drive can be submitted via mail directly to our studios: Fox47 - 7847 Big Sky Drive, Madison, WI 53719.
Remember: you or your team CAN enter MORE THAN ONE entry.
First Place: Each team member (up to 4 teammates) wins $500 Cash and their school wins a $1500 Grant
Second Place: Each team member (up to 4 teammates) wins $400 Cash and their school wins a $1500 Grant
Third Place: Each team member (up to 4 teammates) wins $300 Cash and their school wins a $1500 Grant
Fourth Place: Each team member (up to 4 teammates) wins $200 Cash
Fifth Place: Each team member (up to 4 teammates) wins $100 Cash
Plus: every team member in the top 5 wins a prize pack that includes:
$100 Gift Card to The University Book Store
$25 Gift Card to Culver’s
$25 Gift Card to The Nitty Gritty
$25 Prize Pack from Pizza Hut
AAA Roadside Emergency Kit
DEADLINE: November 6, 2020
JUDGING: November 11, 2020
VOTING: December 21, 2020 - January 20, 2021
WINNING COMMERCIAL ANNOUNCED: January 25, 2021
Remember, you can either print this on real paper & mail it to us OR fill this out all electronically & email it to us!
Click here for the official: ENTRY FORM (click to open a new window for download)
Click here to download the TALENT APPEARANCE RELEASE (click to open a new window for download)
Click here to download a STORYBOARD (click to open a new window for download)