Calling all Derby People…. Car Build Grant Deadline Feb. 9th
The 10th annual Magnolia Derby will take place Saturday, April 14th!
2018 Magnolia Soap Box Derby is offering internal grants to your team
Requirements: You MUST be a new team or returning team. You MUST be willing to race in the 2018 Magnolia Soap Box Derby April 14, 2018. You MUST be able to follow the Adult Race Rules and Regulations – see website – www.MagnoliaDerby.com. You MUST be open to possible interviews with our local media and our in-house marketing and promotions. Your progress may be followed for our use to promote the event, and your submission may be used for marketing and promotion.
Application Information: Do ONE of the following
- Send a video on why you should be selected to receive funds for your car. Your team of 4 should be included and you should tell us why you love the Magnolia Soap Box Derby.
- Send a picture of your 4 person team as well as a one page letter telling us why your team is amazing and why you love the Magnolia Soap Box Derby.
Prize Money will be awarded as follows:
* Three (3) $300.00 winners to be used for your 2018 Derby Car
* Three (3) $200.00 winners to be used for your 2018 Derby Car
RETURNING TEAMS Upgrade Grant:
* Three (3) $100.00 winners to be used for your 2018 Derby Car
Any returning team can apply and use the money for an upgrade to your car or an upgrade to your team’s morale.
DEADLINE: All submissions must be submitted no later than Friday, February 9, 2018
How to Apply: Go to MaconDerby.com, go to the Apply for an Awesome Grant. Fill out your application and upload either your video or picture and letter. Press send.
The Magnolia Soap Box Derby Team will make the final announcement on February 12, 2018 on the Creek 100.9 FM. They will be published on our FB page and will be listed on our website.
Disclaimer: Submitting a request for a monetary grant is a request and not a promise to receive the grant. All submissions will be reviewed by a team of open minded individuals and the Magnolia Soap Box Committee as a whole does not have any say on the winners.
Magnolia Soap Box Derby Committee members do not qualify to receive this grant money for teams participating in the 2018 Magnolia Soap Box derby.