Train your Survivors to Characters with matching Personas.
For best results and higher score, you will want to train Uncommon (2-Star) survivors into character personas that match the level up tournament objectives.
You will also need to upgrade your Training Grounds to at least level 4, to train uncommon characters of matching personas, that will be useful to level up and AR upgrade your team characters.
Citizen, Hunter, Leader, Soldier, Peacekeeper, Rebel
First Place takes home Rick (Safety Behind Bars), plus other rewards.
With rewards for lower placing:
First to eightieth also take home elite/utlra and rare/common gear bags.