Monstrous Campus Challenge FAQ
- WHAT IS THE MONSTROUS CAMPUS CHALLENGE?
- WHO IS MONSTROUS?
- WHAT SCHOOLS ARE PARTICIPATING IN THE MONSTROUS CAMPUS CHALLENGE?
- HOW CAN I BE PART OF THE MONSTROUS CAMPUS CHALLENGE?
- WHAT COUNTS AS AN CIVIC/VOLUNTEER ACTIVITY?
- DO I NEED TO BE WEARING MONSTROUS GEAR TO PARTICIPATE?
- WHEN DO I LOG MY CIVIC ACTIVITIES?
- HOW DO I SHARE MY LOGGED CIVIC ACTIVITIES?
- DO ALL ACTIVITIES HAVE THE SAME POINT VALUE OR DO THEY HAVE DIFFERENT VALUES?
- HOW DO I ACCUMULATE POINTS IN THE Monstrous CAMPUS CHALLENGE?
- I'M GOING ON A MISSION TRIP FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME, HOW DOES THAT COUNT?
- IS THERE A MAX NUMBER OF ACTIVITIES I CAN LOG PER DAY? IS THERE A MAX NUMBER OF SHARES PER DAY?
- HOW DO I ENTER THE WEEKLY SWEEPSTAKES?
- HOW DO I GET MY COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY INVOLVED IN THE MONSTROUS CAMPUS CHALLENGE?
- CAN COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES OUTSIDE OF THE U.S. PARTICIPATE?
- DOES A SCHOOL HAVE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE Monstrous CAMPUS CHALLENGE AS AN ENTIRE CAMPUS OR CAN SEGMENTS OF THE CAMPUS JUST PARTICIPATE (I.E. RESIDENCE HALLS)?
AnswersWHAT IS THE MONSTROUS CAMPUS CHALLENGE?
The Monstrous Campus Challenge is about school communities and student bodies joining together to see who can get the most people actively spreading a positive influence in their environments. Monstrous has selected nearly 90 colleges/universities across the US to engage in theMonstrous Campus Challenge.
The organization that gets the most people engaged within their communities and documenting those experiences on social media during will win the Monstrous Championship. Other prizes include title of Monstrous of the Year, Most Monstrous Person on selected campus, being selected for a Monstrous scholarship grant as well as great prizes, epic Monstrous gear and more. .
WHO IS MONSTROUS?
Monstrous Brand is the result of an extremely creative individual's non-stop entrepreneurialism and a simple desire to want to share a positive vibe with the rest of the world. The Monstrous mission is simple: "To inspire greatness in one another through kindness, creativeness and quality branded products.".
WHAT SCHOOLS ARE PARTICIPATING IN THE MONSTROUS CAMPUS CHALLENGE?
All of them. The challenge is not limited to a single list of campuses. Any campus may participate.
HOW CAN I BE PART OF THE MONSTROUS CAMPUS CHALLENGE?
Anyone who is a U.S. resident is welcome to participate in the Challenge. Simply visit www.oncampuschallenge.org and create an account, select the school you are supporting and log your civic activities.
DO I HAVE TO BE A STUDENT AT ONE OF THE COMPETING SCHOOLS TO PARTICIPATE?
No! Students, faculty, staff, alumni and any U.S. resident located around the world can log-in to the Challenge website and choose to make their activities count for anyone of the schools participating.
WHAT COUNTS AS AN CIVIC/VOLUNTEER ACTIVITY?
Civic activities are considered volunteer-based activities where an individual voluntarily engages in their community with the civic element being the focus of the activity. Eligible activities include: community involvement actives, religious activists, contribution actives, political activities, discussion of politics or current events, news exposure activities, donating or raising money for charity, organizing a community based charity drives, send cards to soldiers, participating in a charity race, volunteering to help a charity, helping children and schools, helping senior citizens, helping animals and the environment, helping the hungry or homeless, reducing crime and promoting safety, promoting community enhancement, etc. There are many methods to spreading joy and positivity to your community. We encourage you to get creative!
Traditional team sports and sporting events are not eligible. Each activity must take place for a minimum of 30 minutes.
DO I NEED TO BE WEARING MONSTROUS GEAR TO PARTICIPATE?
We’d like you to be sporting your monstrous gear in your photos but its not a requirement. We’re not sure why you wouldn’t be wearing Monstrous though, we rock, don’t you? ;) You can grab some gear here, use promo code: CAMPUSCHALLENGE for 10% off your gear.
WHEN DO I LOG MY CIVIC ACTIVITIES?
Civic activities should be logged within 48 hours of the activity.
HOW DO I LOG AN OUTDOOR ACTIVITY?
Logging is simple. Log into the Monstrous Campus Challenge website (computer or mobile), click on the ENTER link and follow the steps on the submission form. You must include a brief description along with a photo for your activity to earn points.
HOW DO I SHARE MY LOGGED CIVIC ACTIVITIES?
Once you submit your outdoor activity, you will be taken a THANK YOU page with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr, Google+, Pinterest share buttons. Be sure to follow @monstrousgear on all social media platforms and tag #monstrouscampuschallenge and #monstrousfamily in every share and that your Facebook post is set to 'Public' to be entered into the weekly sweepstakes.
We encourage all participants to share their civic actives especially while wearing Monstrous Gear. Don’t worry about tracking them, we use super state-of-the-art digital marketing tracking, we’ll see it.
DO ALL ACTIVITIES HAVE THE SAME POINT VALUE OR DO THEY HAVE DIFFERENT VALUES?
Activities are weighted depending on the type of activity and judged by a secret panel here at Monstrous.
HOW DO I ACCUMULATE POINTS IN THEMONSTROUS CAMPUS CHALLENGE?
Every time an activity is logged, the user accumulates points. Activities are weighted depending on the type of activity.
I'M GOING ON A MISSION TRIP FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME, HOW DOES THAT COUNT?
You can log as many activities per day as you like, so each activity you participated in for at least 30 minutes could be entered. For example, for one day you could donating blood, volunteering to read to a classroom, helping to build a home, etc. You’re spreading greatness, so it all counts!
IS THERE A MAX NUMBER OF ACTIVITIES I CAN LOG PER DAY? IS THERE A MAX NUMBER OF SHARES PER DAY?
No, you may log as many activities per day and share using #monstrouscampuschallenge and #monstrousfamily as many times per day on social media as you’d like. That’s the point, together we can spread happiness and joy to our communities one person at a time.
HOW DO I ENTER THE WEEKLY SWEEPSTAKES?
Every time you log a civi activity, and share that outdoor activity through social media you are entered into the sweepstakes.
HOW DO I GET MY COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY INVOLVED IN THE MONSTROUS CAMPUS CHALLENGE?
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on how to get involved.
CAN COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES OUTSIDE OF THE U.S. PARTICIPATE?
DOES A SCHOOL HAVE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE Monstrous CAMPUS CHALLENGE AS AN ENTIRE CAMPUS OR CAN SEGMENTS OF THE CAMPUS JUST PARTICIPATE (I.E. RESIDENCE HALLS)?
The goal of the challenge is for massive participation across campuses therefore we encourage all schools and campuses to participate. We would however like to know who you are so we can promote your involvement so please make sure to contact us by emailing email@example.com so we can register you.