APPLICATION FORM | ANNUAL 55th MISS LOS ANGELES CHINATOWN | 55
Participation Prerequisite and Eligibility (All Applicants must meet ALL of the following prerequisites which are subject to change without notice)
Identifies as Female
Between the Age of 18 and 26 years old
Education with High School Diploma or Equivalent Education (the California High School Proficiency
Examination (CHSPE) and the General Educational Development (GED))
Must be fluent in English
At least 25% Chinese Ancestry
U.S. Citizenship or Proof of Legal Stay in the U.S.
Resident of the Greater Los Angeles Area
No current or previous felony or criminal charges, record, or act
[Official Documentation Proof of the above facts must be available for verification upon request]How to Apply: [Application will not be processed until ALL of the documents are submitted]
Completed and signed Application Form with 800-1000 word essay with an introduction and answers the following questions:
Growing up as a Chinese American, what was the one thing you were most proud of?
If there was one thing you could change today about the Chinese American community in Los
Angeles, what would it be?
If you were selected as this year’s winner to Miss. Chinatown, what would be your platform and vision
to serve the community?
A copy of the applicant’s California Driver’s License or Identification issued by DMV.
Scan of 4” x 6” photo headshot
Resume with additional interests and involvement included
Application and materials submitted will become property of Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Los Angeles
and will NOT be returned or refunded
No application or contestant fee is required. All outfits will be sponsored for selected contestants but make-up and hair will not be covered.
Application can be submitted by email to email@example.com with subject line of “[APPLICATION] 2020 Miss Los Angeles Chinatown - INSERT CONTESTANT NAME”
Application Deadline: By 11:59 PM on October 30, 2019 Preliminary Interview: November 2, 2019
Selection of contestants will take place exclusively by the Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Los Angeles upon completion of Preliminary Interviews. Any and all contestant selection results will be deemed final.
Important Things to Remember:
You will be notified via email within one week after the Preliminary Interview whether or not you have been successfully chosen and entered as a Contestant.
Chosen Contestants must sign and agree to the terms stated in the Contestant Agreement.
Every contestant must attend all rehearsals, workshops, photo sessions, and promotional activities. Contestant winners are required to attend the Press Conferences, Fashion Show, Contest, Parade, Festival, Banquets, and any other activities scheduled and approved by the Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Los Angeles. Failure to attend these events may jeopardize all the title terms and conditions.
Rehearsal Schedule (Mandatory appearance and subject to change without further notice)
[Absence, tardiness, and / or failure to participate at any rehearsal and / or training courses will result in point deduction(s) or disqualification.]
All scores and results from competition are final.
Events with mandatory appearance
Press Conference (Date & Location TBD)
55th Miss Los Angeles Chinatown Competition: Saturday, January 18, 2020 (Sheraton San Gabriel Hotel)
PART A: APPLICATION PERSONAL INFORMATION
[You must be 18 years of age at the time this Application is submitted.]