Passionate members of UMass Nation will be named official social media ambassadors for Football. They'll create buzz & engage fans online through inside access to coaches, players, the locker room, weight room, & more. UMass fans will see it all from the SMB's perspective. The Brigade will tweet, snap, Instagram, video, and share the highs and lows that will make this team.

WHAT YOU CAN WIN:
• Official credentials as an SMB team member
• Profile on the official UMass social hub
• Official UMass SMB Gear
• Travel on team plane as official UMass Football reps
• Opportunities to conduct celebrity social media chats
• Gift card for UMass merchandise
• Prizes for the best include merchandise, GoPro camera or tablet, & Recommendation Letter from Head Coach Whipple
• Internship with the sports marketing agency, Sports Media Challenge

MEMBERS CHOSEN ON:
• Minimum of 5 UMass Football related posts with #BrigadeInsider
• Proven online creativity & personality
• Ability to generate retweets, likes, favorites, shares
• Proven engagement across multiple platforms
• Willingness & ability to connect with influentials surrounding the UMass brand
• Agree to follow official UMass SMB guidelines
• Again, each post must contain #BrigadeInsider to be considered
• Questions: Contest@sportsmediachallenge.com, subject: UMass Social Media Brigade

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Generate original content that meets best practice standards and promotes UMass Football include: facts, statistics, photos, & videos
• Curate UMass Football content
• Engage & reach out to Brigade members, influencers, & fans
• Cover home games & 1 away game opportunity
• Conduct and share interviews with players, coaches, & staff
• Cover news conferences, weekly beat updates, campus events, academic experiences, weight room practices, and anything surrounding the daily life of a UMass Football program
• Abide by the supervision & designated guidelines
• Attend one pre-season strategy and orientation session
• Other duties as agreed upon