NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Void where prohibited.
The Contest is open to all legal female residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are above the age of 18. Employees and immediate family members of MrKustom.com and their affiliates, parents, subsidiaries and agents are not eligible.
Models who already have an agency representation cannot participate in the contest, except if this agency is defined as a mother agency. Individuals who are scheduled to appear in national television programs, movies or national advertising campaigns, including print advertisements or featured editorial appearances in national magazines, and/or in national television commercials are not eligible. Individuals who have previously won a national magazine or agency modeling contest or are currently finalists in the same are not eligible. The contest is open only to aspiring models who do not have major agency representation.Only one entry per person, per month is authorized.
Contest period begins on the first of every month and ends on the last day of the month. (CST). MrKustom.com reserves the right to terminate the contest by giving notice deemed appropriate by MrKustom.com during the first day of any week during the length of the contest, in which case the contest will terminate on the last day of the week during which the termination was announced.
Individuals can only apply online. To enter, become a MrKustom.com’s member (only one per person). The three photographs should include one headshot, a full length picture with tight clothes that defines your body shape, and a photo along side a car. For an example of what your pictures should look like, please check out the MrKustom.com Miss Kustom. No group shots will be considered. Please use no or very light Makeup. Entries that are incomplete, illegible or otherwise not in compliance with these official rules will be disqualified. To enter, your computer must accept cookies, or any successor or similar technology (now known or hereafter devised or discovered) which may be used by MrKustom.com for the purpose of entry tracking. No responsibility is assumed for any computer, telephone, cable, network, satellite, electronic or Internet hardware or software malfunctions, failures, connections, availability or garbled or jumbled transmissions or service provider/Internet/web site/use net accessibility or availability, traffic congestion or unauthorized human intervention. No entry fee is required and no purchase is necessary to enter or win the contest.
All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Entries will be judged by MrKustom.com’s staff. Miss Kustom of the Year will be decided by online votes, that will be on the Miss Kustom website. All entries will be judged equally. Contestants will be judged equally on the overall poise, grace, beauty and attractiveness of these photographs. Participants agree to be bound by these rules and the decisions of the judges, which are final. The finalists will be announced on MrKustom.com. Winners will be notified at their MrKustom.com email address by default or at the email address they indicated when entering the contest.
The winner will win $300 and be photographed for the Miss Kustom Model Contest of MrKustom.com. All Miss Kustom Model of the Month Contest winners will be entered into the Miss Kustom of the Year Contest. Miss Kustom of the Year will be awared $2000. All other expenses, including local transportation in finalists’ hometowns, meal outside of those provided, telephone and tips, will be the responsibility of the finalist. All liability for federal, state, local and other taxes imposed on prizes is the sole responsibility of the winners. MrKustom.com reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value. There will be no substitution of prizes by prizewinners. Prizes may not be redeemed for cash value. Prizes are nontransferable. All prizes will be awarded, provided a sufficient number of qualifying entries are received. No warranties are made with respect to prizes.
All semifinalists will be required to sign, notarize and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Liability and Publicity Release within 14 days of notification and prior to awarding the prizes. In the event that a properly completed Affidavit and Release are not returned within 14 days of notification, or notification is returned as undeliverable, semifinalist will be disqualified and an alternate semifinalist will be selected.
MrKustom.com and all parties acting in concert with MrKustom.com have all legal rights in the submitted entry, including but not limited to all trademark, copyright, patent or other intellectual property rights. Submission of an entry expressly gives MrKustom.com and all parties acting in concert with MrKustom.com the right to modify, edit, publish or otherwise change or exploit the images contained in the materials in any manner whatsoever. Acceptance of a prize constitutes winners’ permission to use their names, cities and states of residences, and likeness’, and to be photographed for advertising and publicity purposes without additional compensation except where prohibited by law. All entrants release MrKustom.com and all parties acting in concert with MrKustom.com and their respective affiliates, parents, subsidiaries, directors, officers, employees and all other entities associated with the development and execution of this contest from any and all liability from injury, loss or damage of any kind resulting from participation in this promotion and/or from acceptance, possession or use of any prize. Contestants, finalists and winner agree to adhere to the rules of this contest.
Entries and other submitted material become the property of MrKustom.com and will not be acknowledged or returned. MrKustom.com and those working for MrKustom.com or on the behalf of MrKustom.com, will not be responsible for lost, late, misdirected, damaged, or postage due mail or e-mail and for Internet, computer hardware and software, phone, and other technical errors, malfunctions, and delays. In the event of a dispute concerning who submitted an e-mail entry, the entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized holder of the e-mail account from which the entry is made. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person to whom an e-mail address is assigned by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Copies of these Official Rules may be obtained by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to MrKustom.com Miss Kustom Contest, 3708 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago IL 60618. All times and dates in these Official Rules are Central Standard Time.
MrKustom.com reserves its right in its sole discretion to modify or cancel all or any portions of the Contest because of technical errors or malfunctions, viruses, hackers, or for other reasons that corrupt the Contest in any manner. MrKustom.com also reserve the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any entrant who fails to comply with these Official Rules, who attempts to enter the Contest in any manner or through any means other than as described in these Official Rules, or who attempts to disrupt the Contest or to circumvent any of these Official Rules.
By entering, entrants agree to be bound by the decisions of the judges and these Official Rules and to comply with all federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations. All federal, state, provincial and local taxes are each winner’s sole responsibility. The prizes will be awarded. No prize substitutions, transfers, or cash alternatives permitted except MrKustom.com reserve the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value at MrKustom.com’s discretion.
By entering, each winner accepts all of the conditions, restrictions, requirements, and/or regulations required by MrKustom.com and also agrees to accept delivery of prize. Unless otherwise prohibited by law, acceptance of the prize constitutes permission to use winner’s name, picture, likeness, address (city and state), and biographical information for advertising and publicity purposes for MrKustom.com and for this and/or similar promotions, without compensation.
Entrants agree to release and hold harmless MrKustom.com, their affiliates and subsidiaries, and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, successors, and assigns, from any damage, injury, death, loss, or other liability that may arise from entrant’s participation in the Contest or the awarding, acceptance, use, or misuse of any prize. All entrants agree that United States law shall apply exclusively to the Contest and that any dispute with respect to the Contest shall be resolved in either the federal or state courts located in the State of Illinois.
To obtain a list of prize winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:
Miss Kustom Contest
3708 W. Irving Park Rd
Chicago IL 60618
Winner’s names will be posted at http://www.mrkustom.com/miss-kustom/
This contest is void where prohibited or otherwise restricted.