The Scripps National Spelling Bee is accepting proposals to host its national competition with an anticipated commencement date of July 2026, for a one- to five-year term
Organizations intending to respond must send a completed “Intent to Bid” form to Beth Hecquet at Beth.Hecquet@Scripps.com by 5:00 pm EST on Friday, November 11, 2022. Full and final proposals are due on or before 5:00 pm EST on Friday, December 16, 2022. Late submissions may be disqualified and returned un-opened.
Here are the details:
Time of Year:
2026: July 17-25 (preferred); July 24-August 1
2027: July 16-24 (preferred); July 23-31
2028: July 14-22 (preferred); July 7-15
2029: July 13-21 (preferred); July 20-28
2030: July 12-20 (preferred); July 26-August 3
Venue Requirements: Approximately 170,000 square feet of meeting space, preferably all in one venue but open to multiple venues with .5 miles of each other.
Hotel Rate: $325/night preferred
For the complete RFP package, click here.
For more information, email Beth Hecquet, Strategic Sourcing Manager, at email@example.com.