1) Submit a complete and valid entry form with Parent Consent.
2) Attend an Interview Session with Fitting and Test Photo Shoot (No later than end of day Wednesday October 17, 2018).
3) Submit two pictures (One Head Shot and One Full Body Image in a Dress or Tuxedo) as requested to be voted on.
4) Tag your photos once uploaded on Facebook and Instagram. (Participants must have an active Facebook account as well as an active Instagram account in order to participate.)
Contestants who obtain a minimum of 200 votes before the Model Search Contest ends on Thursday October 25, 2018 will receive a Prize for Participation.
Will receive a certificate valid for one complimentary Fullback Vest & Tie Set of their choosing from our in stock inventory valued at $25.00
Will receive a certificate valid towards the purchase of either Prom Shoes or Jewelry from our in stock inventory valued at $25.00
To collect the Participation Prize contestants will be asked to show proof of enrollment (School ID or Report Card) at the School and Grade Level submitted on the Contestant Entry form. Participants that cannot do so will be disqualified and will not receive participation prize.
Please submit pictures that are recent (taken within the 6 months) and that accurately reflect who you are. We want to see your smile and your personality. Our viewing audience will judge and determine the Winning Guy and Girl strictly by your photos. We ask for a close-up pictured of your face or a "Head Shot" as well as a Full Body shot where you are wearing formal attire such as a Prom Dress or Tuxedo/Suit.
"Like" Formalwear Outlet on Facebook
and then "Like" each of the contestant's photos
"Follow" @formalwearoutlet on Instagram
and then "Like" each of the contestant's photos
* Voters may vote once per photo for the duration of the contest and may vote for as many contestants as they wish.
* Voting on Facebook and Instagram allows each voter to vote for a single contestant a maximum of 4 times for the duration of the contest.
* Voters must have a Facebook account and/or Instagram account to be eligible to vote.
* It is not required for Voters to have both, but having both increases the number of opportunities to vote for a single contestant.
* Contestants and Voters are encouraged to "Share" their Contest Photos and Tag Friends to increase their ability to earn Votes.
Voting ends at 5:00pm EST on Thursday October 25, 2018
Both the Male and Female contestant with the most combined votes from Instagram
will be the contest "Winners" and automatically earn the opportunity to represent Formalwear Outlet for Prom 2019 and Model in a Photo Shoot on Sunday November 4, 2018
as well as the Prom 2019 TV Commercial Shoot on Monday November 12, 2018
A selection of "Wildcard" Contestants, both Guys and Girls, will also be asked to participate in the Photo and TV Commercial Shoot. The number of selected "Wildcards" will be determined at the end of the contest to join the Winners in our Prom 2019 Advertising and Social Media Campaigns.
"Wildcard" particpants will be chosen at the discretion of our Judging Panel with the goal of selecting a diverse group of individuals who represent a variety of area schools and communities to participate in our TV, Print and Social Media Advertising for Prom 2019. Final rankings or number of Votes earned do not determine who will be the selected "Wildcard" Participants. We are looking for Bright and Talented Individuals who are Performers, Leaders and an Inspiration to their Peers.
Winners and Selected Wildcard Contestants will be featured on the Formalwear Outlet website
, Facebook page
, Print and TV Advertisements. In addition Winners and Selected Wildcard Contestants will receive the following prize for their participation in a Photo Shoot on Sunday November 4, 2018
and TV Commercial Shoot on Monday November 12, 2018
Each Female Winner/Wildcard Contestant
their choice of Dress
(up to a $150 Value) from our in stock inventory.
Each Male Winner/Wildcard Contestant
their choice of Prom Tuxedo
including Tuxedo Jacket, Pants, Shirt, Vest, Tie, Studs and Cufflinks from our in stock inventory.
If a wildcard finalist or winner cannot participate in the Photo Shoot and/or TV Commercial for any reason, Formalwear Outlet reserves the right to disqualify the finalist and appoint another Contestant as a replacement. Disqualified contestants are unable to collect prizes.
Terms of Participation
By providing your information, you acknowledge that you and your parent or legal guardian have read, understand and agree to our Model Search Rules.
To be eligible to become a Contestant in Formalwear Outlet's Prom 2019 Model Search you must Follow us on Instagram and Like us on Facebook
and be available to participate in the Photo Shoot on Sunday November 4, 2018
andTV Commercial Taping
scheduled from 8:30am to 5:30pm on Monday November 12, 2018
Contestants must be a High School Junior or Senior. Contestants must be able to provide their on transportation and accommodations as needed. Previous Wildcard participants are eligible to enter the contest again. Past Winners are not eligible to enter again.
Current and Past Employees of Formalwear Outlet are not eligible to enter this contest.
All contestants must be able to provide Parent/Legal Guardian Certification of Consent for their participation in the Contest.
By submitting the entry form you are acknowledging consent from your parent or legal guardian to have your photograph and name published on www.formalwearoutlet.com, instagram.com/formalwearoutlet and www.facebook.com/FormalwearOutlet for judging.
The parent or legal guardian of a winning and/or selected wildcard contestant will be required to sign the Parental Consent Form before the winner or selected wildcard participant will be able to participate in any planned Photo Shoots or collect a prize.
The Model Search 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 Entry Form, Attend an Interviw including a Fitting and Test Photo Shoot, Email images as requested in your Confirmation of Entry Email, have active Facebook and Instagram accounts with which to interact with Formalwear Outlet's Facebook and Instagram accounts, obtain parental consent, and agree to comply with all of the Terms of Participation as set forth on this website.
By entering this contest you give Formalwear Outlet permission to use your name and photo(s) in a manner consistent with the terms of this contest.
New Contestant Entry Forms will be accepted from Friday September 7, 2018 until Wednesday October 17, 2018
Entry forms will be processed beginning Friday September 7, 2018 and photos will be posted online for judging after the Contestant has completed the Interview, Fitting and Test Photo Shoot. Voting will continue after the entry deadline has expired until 5:00pm on Thursday October 25, 2018
The earlier photos are submitted and Interviews are completed the longer contestants have to earn votes. Contestants should encourage friends and family to vote by first "Liking" Formalwear Outlet on Facebook
and then "Liking" each of the contestant's photos
as well as "Following" @formalwearoutlet on Instagram
and then "Liking" each of the contestant's photos
Voters may vote once per photo for the duration of the contest and may vote for as many contestants as they wish. By voting on Facebook and Instagram each voter can vote for a single contestant a maximum of 4 times for the duration of the contest.
The Male and Female contestant with the most votes will be the contest "Winners" and automatically earn a spot in the TV Commercial and the Photo Shoot. The Judges Panel will choose a number of "Wildcard" Contestants that will also be asked to participate in the Photo and TV Commercial Shoot.
If a wildcard finalist or winner cannot participate in the Photo and TV Commercial Shoot for any reason, Formalwear Outlet reserves the right to disqualify the finalist and appoint another contestant as a replacement. Disqualified contestants are unable to collect prizes.
Winners will be notified by email Friday October 26, 2018 and Wildcards will be notified by email no later than Saturday October 27, 2018
and will have two days to confirm their intent to participate. In addition to receiving Parent Consent, Students may be able to provide proof of enrollment as a High School Junior or Senior at the school they registered as attending in the entry form. Failure to do so will result in forfeiture and Formalwear Outlet 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.
Formalwear Outlet 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 without assigning any reason. Entrants agree to abide by the Contest Terms of Participation and the decisions of the Formalwear Outlet Judging Panel, which are final and cannot be challenged. The Formalwear Outlet Prom 2019 Model Search will be modified or void as necessary to comply with any applicable State or Federal Laws.
After the contest, Winners and Selected WIldcards are required to attend the filming of our Prom 2019 TV Commercial to take place on Monday November 12, 2018
and Photo Shoot on Sunday November 4, 2018
in order to be eligible to claim prizes.
Formalwear Outlet reserves the right to discontinue using any winner or wildcard contestant in advertising, promotional materials, etc. without assigning any reason whatsoever.