Maria's Model Search

Maria's Model Search

2017 Prom Kick-Off Party Model Search

We are looking for male and female high school students of all ages, and sizes, for our 2017 Prom  Kick-Off Party Fashion Show to enter Maria’s Bridal Model Search. No experience required!

How to Enter the Maria’s Model Search

1. Like us on Facebook Facebook or Follow us on Twitter Twitter or Instagram Instagram

2. Post your photo or video (full body shot) to either our Facebook page, your Twitter, or your Instagram.

3. Include in your post your name, email address, height, school and grade (i.e.: Jr. Sr.)

4. Make sure to add the hashtag #MariasModelSearch or your entry will not be counted.

5. Contact all your friends and have them comment on your Facebook or Instagram post stating that they vote for you with the hashtag #MariasModelSearch. On Twitter, have them reply to your post with the hashtag #MariasModelSearch. (One vote per person please)

Entry deadline is Thursday, December 31st, 2016. Voting deadline is Saturday, January 2nd, 2017

Winners receive ...
All models will receive a *$25 gift card to Maria’s Bridal Connection.

School participation

We’re looking to have at least 30 models from Gulf, River Ridge, Ridgewood, Mitchell, FivayHudson, Springstead,  Nature Coast, Central, Hernando, Weeki Wachee and any Tampa Bay area high school. So enter today and get out the vote.

Rules and Regulations

By providing your information, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agreed to our Maria’s Bridal Model Search Rules, Terms & Conditions.

To be eligible to become a Contestant in Maria’s Bridal Model Search Contest:
You must be fifteen (15) to eighteen (18) years of age. If you are fifteen (15) to seventeen (17) years old you must have permission from your parent or legal guardian to be eligible to win. Your parent or legal guardian will be required to sign the Parental Consent Form.

The Model Search Contest will have winners in both female and male categories. No modeling experience is required. You cannot currently be represented by, or under contract to, a modeling agency or the equivalent.

Valid Contestants must accurately and fully complete the online Contestant procedure, upload images or video as required by Maria’s Bridal and complete and turn in the Contestant Confirmation Form (also signed by your Parent or Legal Guardian if you are under 18 years old) and to agree and comply with all of the Rules, Regulations, Term of Use and Privacy Policies as set forth on this website. By entering this contest, you are allowing Maria’s Bridal Connection (MBC) to use your name, image and other information you have provided to us for the purpose of this contest.

The first round of voting is based on On-Line voting. Contestants should encourage friends and family to vote On-Line each day. Voters may vote once per contestant. The top On-Line voting winners will move on to round two. The Judges Panel will choose a number of “wildcard” Contestants that will also move to round two. The second round will be judged by the Judges Panel.

If a finalist or winner cannot participate in any of the fashion shows, publicity events or any other activities for or relating to the competition or prizes for whatsoever reason, MBC reserves the right to disqualify the finalist and appoint another Contestant as a replacement.

MBC reserves the right to discontinue using any winner in advertising, promotional materials, etc. without assigning any reason whatsoever. Meal allowances, travel, accommodations and other daily expenses are not covered unless specifically provided for in writing prior to the event. Each applicant, if called for an interview and/or test photo shoot, must be available to come to the photo shoot location to be determined by MBC for the interview and/or test photo shoot (with no pay and no guarantees).

Winners will be notified by email and will have seven business days to confirm as required in the email. Failure to do so will result in forfeiture and MBC shall have the right to cancel the award and select a replacement contestant. Awards and/or prizes are personal to each Winner and are not transferable or redeemable for cash, substitution or resale. MBC has the right to terminate or alter the rules of the Contest at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever. Entries are subject to verification and may be rejected by MBC without assigning any reason. Entrants agree to abide by the Contest Rules and the decisions of the MBC judging panel, which are final and cannot be challenged. The Maria’s Bridal Model Search will be modified or void as necessary to comply with any applicable state or federal laws.

2017 Prom kick off party will be held on Monday January 16, 2017. The contest voting is scheduled to end on January 2, 2017. Winner(s) will be notified by January 6, 2017.

*$25 gift card is valid on purchases of $50 or more.