April 08, 2010

Call for entries! Promote Your Project Design Contest

Hand drawingWe’ve just announced the awardees from our Promote Your Project Video Contest, and we’re moving right on to the next one. Now that you have had a chance to rally support for your playground projects, it’s time to think about what your future playground will actually look like.

Our Promote Your Project Design Contest offers you an opportunity to show your community, and the world, that you are going to build a great place to play. Submit your design, walk us through its features and let us know how you gathered ideas. Your community could be awarded a grant to help bring your design to life!


  • First place: $5,000 equipment grant
  • Second place: $3,000 equipment grant
  • Third place: $1,000 equipment grant

Equipment grants are provided by KaBOOM! Preferred Playground Vendors.

Selection Process
The submission period will close on Friday April 30, 2010 at 11:59pm EST, at which time our panel of celebrity judges select the finalists.

The awardees will be determined by a public vote. Voting will begin on Monday, May 17, 2010 and close at midnight on Monday, May 31, 2010. Registered kaboom.org users may vote for their favorite finalist once a day during the voting period.


The contest is open to all DIY projects registered in the KaBOOM! Playground Project Planner who have completed Mile Marker 3 by Wednesday April 28, 2010. For more information about how to prepare and submit your entry, see our contest FAQs.

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