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Challenges


Make your gift go further! Participate in any of the challenges below and help earn bonus monies for your favorite college, unit or fund.

Pre Give Green Day Challenges


Social Challenges

Date(s) Challenge Bonus $ Winners
Mar. 1 - Mar. 13 STUDENT TRIVIA CHALLENGE:
Current students — play the Spartan Trivia Challenge to test your MSU knowledge and win bonus money for a project or fund that matters to you (five randomly selected $100 bonus winners).
$100

Campbell Berg
ComArtSci Student Emergency Fund

Finn Gomez
TBA

Logan Russell
Center for Survivors-Sexual Assault Program

Mya Price
MSU Student Food Bank

Shruti Pandey
Center for Survivors-Sexual Assault Program

Mar. 1 - Mar. 14 TELL & TAG CHALLENGE:
Comment on the MSU Alumni Instagram post telling what fund you plan to support on Give Green Day and tag two friends (five $100 bonus winners). Find the post at: go.msu.edu/tell
$100

@daniellevherb
SAE Formula Car Team

@faithamarachii
REC Sports Competitive Cheer Club

@isabelrnowak
Survivor Emergency Fund

@krystalb911
Greater Atlanta Alumni Club Endowed Scholarship Fund

@shrishchai
International Student Leadership and Engagement Fund

Mar. 1 - Mar. 14 VIDEO CHALLENGE:
Share the GGD video before 3/15 using #GGDVideo and #GiveGreenDay and name the project or fund you want to win a $500 bonus. (Make sure the post is public!) To share, visit: go.msu.edu/GGDVideo
$500

Sam Evans
SAE Formula Car Team

Give Green Day Challenges (all challenge times are in ET)


Giving Challenges

Time Challenge Bonus $ Winners
12:00 am - 10:59 pm "I GAVE" CHALLENGE:
Make a gift and share the Sparty picture from the thank you page. Use #iGave and #GiveGreenDay and the name of project or fund you want to win. One randomly drawn winner earns $500 bonus. (Make sure the post is public!)
$500

Michael Rowe
Women's Gymnastics

12:00 am - 9:00 pm DISTANCE CHALLENGE:
Gift farthest from East Lansing campus earns $250 bonus.
$250

Weidong Kong
College of Natural Science

12:00 am - 11:59 pm FIRST GIFT CHALLENGE:
First gift at 12 midnight (ET) earns $250 bonus.
$250

Alyssa Baumann
MSU Safe Place Advocacy and Program Fund

12:00 am - 11:59 pm FIRST STUDENT GIFT CHALLENGE:
First student gift earns $250 bonus.
$250

Gillian Croteau
REC Sports Competitive Cheer Club

12:00 am - 11:59 pm GOAL MET CHALLENGE:
MSU college or program projects featured on givingday.msu.edu that meet their goal earn $1,000 bonus.
$1000 TBA
12:00 am - 11:59 pm MSU'S BIRTHDAY CHALLENGE:
1,855th gift earns $250 bonus.
$250

Anonymous
Tollgate Access for All Educational Programs

12:00 am - 11:59 pm STUDENTS STEP UP CHALLENGE:
The top 10 funds with the most student gifts on Give Green Day earn $500 bonus. Sponsored by MSUFCU.
$500

Competitive Cheer Club
REC Sports Competitive Cheer Club

Marty Clark Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund
Marty Clark Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund

MSU Adaptive Sports & Recreation Club
TBA

MSU Fencing Club
REC Sports Men's and Women's Fencing Club

MSU Field Hockey
Field Hockey

MSU Safe Place
MSU Safe Place Advocacy and Program Fund

MSU Student Food Bank
MSU Student Food Bank

MSU Wrestling
Wrestling

SAE Formula Car Team
SAE Formula Car Team

Women's Crew
Women's Crew

Matching Challenges

Time Challenge Bonus $ Winners
12:00 am - 11:59 am ALL GIFTS MATCH CHALLENGE:
Times to be announced. All gifts matched 1:1 up to $250, until matching funds are exhausted.
$250 TBA
12:00 am - 11:59 pm MSU FACULTY & STAFF MATCH CHALLENGE:
All MSU faculty and staff who make their first gift to Michigan State University will have their gifts matched 2:1 up to $250, until matching funds are exhausted. Sponsored by MSUFCU.
$250 TBA
12:00 am - 11:59 pm STUDENT MATCH CHALLENGE:
All student gifts matched 2:1 up to $250, until matching funds are exhausted.
$250 TBA

Photo Challenges

Time Challenge Bonus $ Winners
6:00 am - 5:00 pm MSU THROWBACK CHALLENGE:
Share a throwback photo from your time at MSU. Use #GGDPhoto and #GiveGreenDay and the name of the project or fund you want to win a $500 bonus. (Make sure the post is public!)
$500

Nikki Noel
Wayne County Spartans 313 Initiative Endowed Scholarship

6:00 am - 5:00 pm SPARTAN BABY CHALLENGE:
Share a photo of your real or fur baby decked out in their green & white. Use #GGDPhoto and #GiveGreenDay and the name of the project or fund you want to win a $500 bonus. (Make sure the post is public!)
$500

Amy McGraw
MSU Alumni Club of South Florida Endowed Scholarship Fund

Trish Batterson Sharma
Spartan Child Development Center

Hourly Challenges

Time Challenge Bonus $ Winners
8:00 am - 8:59 am FIRST-TIME DONOR CHALLENGE:
Two winners randomly selected from all first-time gifts between 8–9 a.m. ET earn $250 bonus.
$250

Alexandra Barshaw
James Madison College

Casey Gunthorpe
Cheerleading

9:00 am - 9:59 am MSU FACULTY & STAFF CHALLENGE:
College or program with most MSU faculty & staff gifts between 9–10 a.m. ET earns $1,000 bonus. Sponsored by MSUFCU.
$1000

Human Medicine
College of Human Medicine Alumni Association Endowed Scholarship Fund

10:00 am - 10:59 am FIRST-TIME DONOR CHALLENGE:
Two winners randomly selected from all first-time gifts between 10–11 a.m. ET earn $250 bonus.
$250

Brooke Celusnak
MSU Safe Place Advocacy and Program Fund

Marius Anuzis
Betty Mitchell Colden Memorial Scholarship Fund

11:00 am - 11:59 am YOUNG ALUMNI CHALLENGE:
College or program with most young alumni gifts (Grad years 2011 – 2021) between 11 a.m.–12 noon ET earns $1,000 bonus. Sponsored by MSUFCU.
$1000

MSU Cheer & STUNT Team
REC Sports Competitive Cheer Club

12:00 pm - 12:59 pm STUDENT CHALLENGE:
College or program with most student gifts between 12 noon–1 p.m. ET earns $1,000 bonus. Sponsored by MSUFCU.
$1000

SAE Formula Car Team
SAE Formula Car Team

2:00 pm - 2:59 pm MOST GIFTS CHALLENGE:
College or program with most gifts between 2–3 p.m. ET earns $1,000 bonus. Sponsored by MSUFCU.
$1000

SAE Formula Car Team
SAE Formula Car Team

3:00 pm - 3:59 pm FIRST-TIME DONOR CHALLENGE:
Two winners randomly selected from all first-time gifts between 3–4 p.m. ET earn $250 bonus.
$250

Holly Martens
AZ Spartans Endowed Scholarship Fund

Pierre Gutierrez
San Antonio Spartans Expendable Scholarship Fund

7:00 pm - 7:59 pm FIRST-TIME DONOR CHALLENGE:
Two winners randomly selected from all first-time gifts between 7–8 p.m. ET earn $250 bonus.
$250

Alyssa Dern
Field Hockey

Joi Hunter
Community Music School Detroit Early Childhood Music