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NAM Provides

  • Do you have a face the camera loves? Submit those amazing photos through this contest!

  • Try to select photo(s) that project a happy smile and reflect a positive personality. Pictures that show a too mature or demure look generally do not do well.

  • You want to achieve “Personality” in a photo. Pictures that convey excitement or emotion often do well.

  • Each entry is judged separately and each photo provides another opportunity to win.

Watch video samples to see of the photogenic



  • Entry fee paid in the photogenic contest at the national pageant in Orlando, FL ($175 value)

  • $125 credit into the National All-American Pageant in Orlando, FL

  • Photogenic winner premium trophy

attire & RULES

  • Photo can be black & white, color, etc.

  • Photo can be any size, but can NOT exceed 8.5x11

  • Headshots, full body, etc. all are accepted

  • Competition is about personality in a photo, not pouty or demure

  • Any outfit is allowed as long as it is age appropriate

  • Photos should be age appropriate

  • Glitzy, over the top outfits are not appropriate

  • No swimsuits

  • Make-up is allowed for all age groups, as long as it is age appropriate

entry fee

  • $100 per entry

  • 1 photo is 1 entry

  • Limit 4 entries (If you enter 4 times, you will automatically be awarded the portfolio plaque)

4 runner-ups

  • Golden ticket invitation to the National All-American Pageant in Orlando, FL

  • Trophy

all participants

  • Photogenic participation ribbon

  • 1 credit towards Spirit of America award

  • If you enter 4 times, you will automatically be awarded the portfolio plaque.


There is no rehearsal for this event

You bring

  • Photo(s) will be uploaded prior to Pageant Check-In

Click here to sign up for photogenic

On pageant weekend you will submit the corresponding check-in form for each Premium Optional Contest found here.

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