Emmy winners have to do WHAT?! Thu-28-Aug-14 20:37 Share this By Steph Monks It turns out, if you win an Emmy, you actually have to buy your own trophy!The Emmys went down on Tuesday, and everyone who won an Emmy are required to pay $500 if they want to keep the statuette. The payment includes engraving and shipping cost.They give out goodie bags worth $50,000 but they can’t afford to engrave the trophies? Sounds bizarre! You May Also Like All the Red Carpet looks from the Emmys! Emmy red carpet fashion Modern Family's nude Emmys run Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .