Seeking Real “Guardians of the Galaxy” Who Better Their Communities Through Service, Science or Innovation
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, Marvel Studios, Dolby® Laboratories and Visa Signature are joining forces for a nationwide Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy — GUARDIANS OF GOOD contest in conjunction with the August 1st, 2014, release of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, starring Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper.
Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy — GUARDIANS OF GOOD invites real “Guardians of the Galaxy,” young men and women (ages 14-18) from across the United States, to share their stories of how they are bettering their communities through service, science or innovation, and gives them the opportunity to connect with a galaxy of Peer Guides—who are already doing great things—to learn from their successes. Entries will be accepted between June 11, 2014 and June 29, 2014.
The five winners will each receive: Two round-trip tickets to Hollywood, including hotel accommodations, from July 20th through July 23rd, 2014, to be on the red carpet at the World Premiere of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy on July 21st, 2014; an invitation to the first-ever “GUARDIANS OF GOOD Innovation & Service Summit” on July 22nd at The Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, where professionals and peers will share their knowledge; a backstage tour of the Disneyland Resort; and a red-carpet screening of the film at a Dolby® Atmos TM Theatre in or near the winner’s hometown.
“GUARDIANS OF GOOD Innovation & Service Summit” is scheduled to include presenters from NASA/JPL, speaking on the monitoring and protection of Earth through asteroid detection and Earth-observing satellites and ensuring the safety of Mars spacecraft during a comet encounter, Disney Imagineers, generationOn, Broadcom MASTERS®, Discovery Science Center, & Disney Global Community Outreach.
Application forms, eligibility requirements, official contest rules and more information are available at http://www.marvelguardiansofgood.com.