WIN A MUSIC MINISTRY MAKEOVER

The David Initiative's first project is a national competition to equip Catholic parish and campus music ministers with the mentorship and resources they need to set up music discipleship programs at their respective parish or campus.

 
 

HOW TO ENTER

Fill out our application form and send us a live performance video of your parish  or campus music ministry playing an worship song (be creative with your covers).
(Maximum: 5 minutes)

HOW TO WIN

Winner and finalists will be determined on the basis of merit (judge selection) and popularity (votes and likes).

ELIGIBILITY

  • All participants must be Catholic parish or campus music ministers in the United States (volunteer or employed)
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Youth Participation and Discipleship: The applying music group should not be youth led. However, we are looking for bands that are open to youth (ages 18 or younger). 
  • Limit ONE entry per band.

DEADLINES

Contest submission deadline: February 13, 2017 at 11:59pm CST
(or until 30 applications are received)

Contest voting deadline: March 13, 2017 

Contest winners/finalists announced: March 15th, 2017

PRIZES

Equipment + Production + Exposure

The Grand Prize winner will receive:

+ Essential instruments and gear to assist in launching a parish music program,
+ A Trip up to Philadelphia to play for Mass at AbbeyFest
+ A free day session of recording with Shawn Williams of Paper Castle Records (Air fare and accommodations not included)
+ A music video/documentary shot by 4PM Media which will document the parish music group’s experience with The David Initiative.

Mentorship

The Grand Prize Winner, along with the first and second runner-up, will receive:

+ One year of monthly mentorship from some of the most experienced music ministers in the US.

 

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Please read our FAQ and Terms + Conditions before applying.