July 6-8, 2018

Clearwater Beach, Florida

Amercan Model Institute presented by AMP Magazine
MODEL INSTITUTE
OVERALL WINNERS
RECEIVE $1000* CASH! 
Plus fashion photo shoot for  American Model Magazine, 
gifts & much more!

American Model & Pageant Magazine has created the  ULTIMATE event of the season, you don’t want to miss this!  

Audition in front of Top Agents, Designers

& Casting Directors!

Only accepting 15 Models per Age Group!  Reserve your Model Spot today!  

This event is a hybrid between a model search and fashion show, plus photo shoots, workshops & seminars to learn about advancement in this industry.   Plus ENJOY a beach vacation for the entire family! Compete in a Model Casting Audition & Runway competition!  Contestants will compete for thousands of dollars in cash, prizes, photo shoots, gifts & potential agency representation!  Models attending the American Model Institute & Competition will be able to network with top industry professionals, with opportunities to learn valuable information from the seminars & workshops.  Models will also have the opportunity to showcase their talents in the various optional competitions.  Many top agencies, casting directors & designers are apart of the American Model Institute & Competition.  Our staff have launched models, actresses & dancers scouted at AMP events.  These models have appeared in national ad campaigns, SEVENTEEN Magazine & are represented by NYC, Miami, Chicago & Hollywood Agents!  

$75 Registration Fee secures your Model Competition Spot!  

*The $1000 Overall Top Model Winners (0-12 & 13 and up) is awarded based upon a minimum of 25 contestants in each Age Range.

Model Institute weekend:

Learn from professionals,

Develop your potential,

Get noticed

& compete for CASH!

ABOUT 

Don't Delay Your Registration- Only 15 Per Contestants per Age Division! 

Every contestant is treated like a model & will receive a special gift from the American Model Institute!   Age division winners receive an amazing FASHIONModel Outfit or Gift Swag bag & trophy.  The Top Score in the ages 0-12 & 13 and up will receive an $1000 CASH AWARD*, swag bag and fashion photo shoot for American Model Magazine.  These 2 Top Model Winners are not eligible for Age Division Winners, as they will be awarded at the end of the Awards show.
Required Registration is $75 due immediately to secure your contestant spot and includes Official T-shirt, Model Swag Bag & Model Party ticket. The FASHIONModel Competition Required Entry Fee is $125, and is due no later than May 15th., this fee includes the Casting & Runway Competitions. This fee helps to cover the cost of event production, prizes, travel for agents & event location expenses.  Workshop, Seminar, LIVE Photogenic Competition and Optional Competitions are an extra optional expense, and not included in the $125 FASHIONModel Entry Fee. Travel costs, hotel & guest admission are at the contestant's expense. 

*The $1000 Overall Top Model Winners (0-12 & 13 and up) is awarded based upon a minimum of 25 contestants in each Age Range.

AGE DIVISIONS:

12 MONTHS-2 YEARS- Light pink

3-5 YEARS-Lime green

6-7 YEARS- Coral

8-9 YEARS- Yellow

10-12 YEARS- Aqua blue

13-14 YEARS- Hot Pink

15-16 YEARS - Red

17-18 YEARS- Royal Blue

19-29 YEARS- Black

30+ YEARS- Purple

AGE AS OF JULY 1, 2018.

LIMITED TO 15 MODELS PER AGE DIVISION. 

FOR ALL EVENTS:

Make-up is NOT allowed for ages 12 & younger. Make-up is permitted for ages 13 & older, but must be light and natural.

SCHEDULE:

*Tentative- times subject to change

Friday, July 6th 2018*

VIP Model Photo Shoots (optional)

2:00-3:00pm- Model Registration

7:00pm- Runway Workshop (optional)

Saturday, July 7th 2018*

Morning open to spend at the Beach!

VIP Model Photo Shoots (optional)

1:00pm- 'Treating Modeling/Acting as a Business' Seminar (optional)

2:30-5:30pm- Optional Competitions (optional)

6:30-8:15pm- Acting for TV & Film Seminar (optional)

9-10:15pm- Red Carpet Arrival & Model Party

Sunday, July 8th 2018*

9:00-10:00am- All Ages- Practice Runway Session

11:30am- CASTING- 0-12 Years (Required)

12:15pm-CASTING- 13 and older (Required)

Noon-1:00pm-5pm- LIVE Photogenic Competition (optional- come after Casting if Registered.)

2:30pm- FASHIONModel Competition (Required)

Announcement of Bid A Basket Winners, followed by Awards show

ADMISSION:

Every person, ages 3 and older entering the ballroom must purchase an admission wristband for $45.  This 2-day wristband includes guest admission to the Optional Contests, FASHIONModel Runway Show & Awards Show. Pre-Sale Discounted Admission wristbands are available until June 1st, 2018. 

Limited to 15 Contestants

per Age Group!

Secure Your Spot Today! 

Sheraton Sand Key Resort

1160 Gulf Blvd

Clearwater Beach, FL 

727-595-1611

 

HOST HOTEL

Discounted Model Host Hotel Rate: $179 for double occupancy available under ‘America’s US Miss’ Room Rate can be made on our website until May 1, 2018.  This rate is available July 5-12, 2018 or while rooms last. Hotel WILL SELL OUT, don’t wait to book!

The COMPETITION

The following competitions are required and included in the $125 Competition Entry Fee. The $1000 Overall Top Model Winners (0-12 & 13 and up) is awarded based upon a minimum of 25 contestants in each Age Range.  For the following events:  Make-up is NOT permitted on models ages 12 and younger.  Make-up is allowed for models 13 and older, but must be light & natural.  

THE CASTING: 

Personality! Showcase your personality 'One-On-One' with our Agents/Scouts!   All models will meet the agents or model scout judges in an audition-style setting.   The judges will be assessing model look, up-close facial appraisal and personality, as well as getting to know each contestant.  Judges potentially could take digital photos or measurements of the model. The models will be judged based upon their overall character/interaction during this phase of competition.  Parents should be present during interview for contestants younger than 5 years.  Models should wear the t-shirt provided with jean shorts, jeans or black leggings &  contestant number received at registration.   This score will be 1/2  of your total score. 

THE RUNWAY: 

Strut Your Personality! All models will compete in the FASHIONModel Runway Show.  Judges are looking for straight runway fashion show modeling with a turn at the top of the runway.  Be sure to show your personality, with lots of self- confidence.  A practice session will be offered prior to the show to help all models.  Attire should be 'off the rack' (store bought not custom made). Outfits should be trendy, fit the model and showcase their personality, while spotlighting the colors assigned to your contestant age group.  Judging is based on confidence on stage, personal style and model ability/potential.  This score will be 1/2  of your total score. 

Sound like the opportunity of a lifetime? 

LIMITED TO THE FIRST 15 REGISTRATIONS PER AGE GROUP!  

OPTIONAL COMPETITIONS

American Model Institute is excited to offer additional opportunities for our models to shine in various areas in front of top talent agents and managers!  The following competitions are available to any contestant competing, these are offered at an additional cost and are optional for entering.  

LIVE PHOTOGENIC: 

Strike A Pose! Let our professional photographer capture your personality.  Our LIVE photogenic competition allows each contestant to be on an even playing field of competition.  Contestants should wear an outfit 'off the rack' of their choosing spotlighting the 'Age Division Assigned Color.' Judging will be based on photogenic ability & appeal.  Each contestant who enters this competition will receive 10 frames.  Models will receive all high resolution images from this shoot to add to their portfolio. Entry Fee $100.  

DANCE:

An Entry Fee of $50 must be paid for each Dance Entry.    

All contestants entered in this competition will perform and be scored at the talent competition in the Dance Category.  From these performances the judges will select the top finalist.  A winner & finalists will be selected in each age division.  Make-up is allowed in all age divisions during this competition.  Dance contestants may use props. Time limit is 2 minutes and 30 seconds. Please bring your CD, clearly marked with your name and age division to the registration. Bring an additional copy to competition of your CD or iPod in case  your first copy is damaged or does not play. ​You may enter this competition more than once.  

VOCAL:

An Entry Fee of $50 must be paid for each Vocal Entry.    

All contestants entered in this competition will perform and be scored at the talent competition in the Vocal Category.  From these performances the judges will select the top finalist.  A winner & finalists will be selected in each age division.  Make-up is allowed in all age divisions during this competition.  Time limit is 2 minutes and 30 seconds. Please bring your CD, clearly marked with your name and age division to the registration. Bring an additional copy to the competition of your CD or iPod in case your first copy is damaged or does not play. ​You may enter this competition more than once.  

ACTING:

An Entry Fee of $50 must be paid for each Acting Entry.    

This is your chance to steal the spotlight and use your acting ability to advertise a commercial you might see on television or a dramatic monologue.  This can be entered more than once and each performance will be scored individually. Please download the PDF for script ideas.  The winner in each division receives a custom trophy.  

•   You may use small props

•   Be creative to show off your personality!

CHEER:

An Entry Fee of $50 must be paid for each Cheer Entry.    

All contestants entered in this competition will perform and be scored at the talent competition in the Cheer Category.  From these performances the judges will select the top finalist.  A winner & finalists will be selected in each age division.  Make-up is allowed in all age divisions during this competition.  Cheer contestants may use props. Time limit is 2 minutes and 30 seconds. Please bring your CD, clearly marked with your name and age division to the registration. Bring an additional copy to competition of your CD or iPod in case your first copy is damaged or does not play. ​You may enter this competition more than once.  

MODEL PORTFOLIO:

An Entry Fee of $50 must be paid for each Model Portfolio Entry.    

Do you want to be a top model? All top models need a portfolio a collection of pictures in a book from 4-15 photos! From these entries the judges will select the top finalists and winners for each age division. This competition should be turned in at registration in binder form. Make up is allowed in all age divisions. However, your photogenic entry must emphasize your own age. Judges are looking for quality of the collection of photos. Each age division winner receives a custom trophy. 

SWIMSUIT MODEL:

An Entry Fee of $50 must be paid for each Swimsuit Model Entry.    

All swimwear modeling contestants will model a swimsuit during this on-stage competition. This competition will look like a department store fashion show and should have fun with it. Each contestant will have 30 seconds to model her swimsuit. Make up is allowed in all age divisions. No pro-am modeling, such as aerial spins, kicks or flips will be allowed. Please remember to look "age appropriate" during this competition. You may enter this competition more than once with entries judged individually. The National winner in each division receives a trophy.

BLACK & WHITE RUNWAY MODEL:

An Entry Fee of $50 must be paid for each Runway Model Entry.    

NYC, Paris, Milan! This is your chance to strut your stuff as a high fashion model wearing Black & White Fashion Outfit!  All contestants entered in this competition will have 30 seconds to walk the runway! Make up is allowed in all age divisions.  Be creative and unique in this competition! The judges are looking for runway walk and form, check out some of the designer fashion shows on YouTube. You may enter this competition more than once with entries judged individually. The National winner in each division receives a trophy.

MODEL COMP CARD

An Entry Fee of $50 must be paid for each Model Comp Card Entry.    

Do you want to be a top model? All top models need a comp card showcasing their pictures, name, height & measurements.  Card should be double sided and no larger than 8.5x11". From these entries the judges will select the top finalists and winners for each age division. The Comp Card should be turned in at registration. Make up is allowed in all age divisions. However, your comp card entry must emphasize your own age. Judges are looking for quality of the collection of photos, information presented correctly and design. Each age division winner receives a custom trophy. 

Compete in 4 or More Optional Contests & Earn the AMP All-Star Award! 

SEMINARS & WORKSHOPS

Runway Workshop

Friday, July 6th at 7pm
Join us! Learn to walk the runway from industry professionals. All ages and abilities welcome.  Please bring heels or shoes you plan to use during the competition.  Discounted cost for registered contestants is $65.   

Treating Modeling/Acting as a Business

Saturday, July 7th at 1pm
All aspiring models/actors & parents welcome! Are you just starting in the industry? Learn about how to treat modeling/acting as a business, discover how to know whether you should sign the agent's contract or not, plus learn about how to 'expense' items you might not know about from an entertainment attorney.  This is a 'DO NOT MISS' Industry workshop that will save you $$$ as you venture into the entertainment industry.  Discounted cost for registered contestants is $35.   

Acting for TV & Film: How to Awaken a Sleeping Casting Director

Saturday, July 7th at 6:30-8:00pm
Auditioning for TV & Film is a challenge. It is your small window of opportunity to make a fantastic first impression. How can you stand out? What is necessary to land the role when the competition is stiff? Owner of Five Star Talent & Productions and Gray Models and Talent, LLC, Tracy Gray, will tell you the secrets to nailing that audition.  Discounted cost for registered contestants is $135.   Pay in Full by June 20th and Receive her book for FREE! 
WHAT TOPICS WILL BE COVERED:
  • What is the task of a Casting Director? What are they looking for? 
  • The importance of a great slate
  • Speed memorizing techniques for cold read auditions
  • Overcoming fears that undermine a stellar performance
  • Critique of an on camera commercial.  Scripts will be provided to give participants the chance to show us what ya got! 
Pay $135 for Acting for TV & Film Workshop to Gray Models & Talent, LLC and Five Star Talent 

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