By developing opportunities for them to take advantage of their Name, Image, and Likeness rights
The Bulldog Initiative, LLC supports Mississippi State University student-athletes by providing opportunities for them to monetize their Name, Image and Likeness (NIL) rights. In pursuing these goals, The Bulldog Initiative engages with select MSU student-athletes both directly and on behalf of businesses engaged in marketing efforts that feature MSU student-athletes.
Whether you are an individual looking to support MSU student-athletes or a business hoping to take advantage of cost-effective opportunities to use Bulldog athletes in your marketing efforts, we have opportunities for you to join the Initiative.
The Bulldog Initiative operates in compliance with NCAA policy and the laws of the State of Mississippi.
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MSU Players use NIL to Send Starkville Kids on Christmas Shopping Spree
(From Left) Nathaniel Watson, Jett Johnson, Starkville Police Officer Robert Equires, Jr., Mary Elliott Winfield, Starkville Police Department Corporate Kenya Bibbs, Charlie Winfield, and Will Rogers Three days before Christmas, Bulldog Initiative athletes Nathaniel Watson, Jett Johnson, and Will Rogers treated 22 Starkville-area children each to $200 shopping spree at Academy Sports. Robbie Faulk of 247 Sports captured the moment with this article: https://247sports.com/college/mississippi-state/Article/Mississippi-State-football-Bulldog-Initiative–201209749/ WTVA News was also there…
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The Bulldog Initiative Joins the Fight for Literacy
The Bulldog Initiative is joining the Fight for Literacy, a national campaign to impact the childhood literacy crisis through the power of sports. In doing so, also provides contributors with a tax-deductible option for benefiting MSU student-athletes who use their platforms to promote this worthwhile cause. “Over the past several months, we have been pleased to engage with Mississippi State University student-athletes to support the Bulldog Initiative and the…
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Winfield Discusses The Bulldog Initiative With Bulldogs247
David Murray of Bulldogs247 spoke with Charlie Winfield, director of The Bulldog Initiative, about what The Bulldog Initiative is and isn’t, NCAA and SEC rules regarding NIL and more. Click here to read Part I Click here to read Part II
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To create Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) opportunities for Mississippi State student-athletes to allow for the maximization of their value in compliance with NCAA policy and laws of the State of Mississippi.
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