The largest accessory and clothing retailer of the United States of America has announced that they are looking for cutest and adorable baby models around the country to star in their advertisements, promotions and gallery. Every year, GAP organizes a photo competition and talent search throughout the country. For participating in this contest parents who believe that their kids have innate modeling capabilities should submit the photos or videos of their children to GAP.
Eligibility: Newly born kids to 12 years of age.
Process of Submission
If you are a proud mother or father of a newly born child or a kid under the age of 12 then you can enter your kids in this contest, all you have to do is to upload a photo or video of your toddler to the babyGAP official website. Be sure that the photos you submit are of the child alone. Photos captured along with parents will be rejected in the initial screening phase. The last date for the submission is 31st day of May, 2016. After this the submissions will be closed and the screening process will begin.
Criteria for Judgment
According to GAP, the pictures of kids sent by their parents will be judged on three criteria.
- Persona of the kids as depicted from the photograph will have a 34 percent weightage.
- Face appearance of the baby in the Photo carry 33 percent weightage and,
- Child’s individuality as expressed in the submitted photograph will have a 33 percent weightage.
Photos submitted will be reviewed by our judges. The process of review may take two to three days. If your child’s photo is selected, we will contact you and will inform you (via email) about further details for a further photo shoot that will take place in New York City. The photo shoot will be held in the month of July.
What’s in it for Me?
The voting of the screened photographs will begin to determine the four winners of the annual GAP talent search. The judges in the panel will all be GAP employees and the decision made by them will be considered as final. The four kids along with one guardian will get a 3 day 2 nights trip to New York City. During this trip there will be photo shoot of the winners, these photos will be displayed in various posters and an ad campaign and will also be included in the babyGAP gallery. The package includes round-trip tickets to and from New York City, transportation to and from the airport and two nights free hotel accommodation. A cash prize of $250 will be given to the toddler and a GAP coupon worth $500 will be give for shopping purposes.
Click here for more information about the contest or click here to submit the photograph or a video of your toddler to babyGAP competition. We will report as soon as there is any further update about the contest, so do remember to visit our website later.