AWARD ELIGIBLE CATEGORIES

  • COACH
  • CONTENT
  • ENTREPRENEUR
  • PRODUCTION
  • BEST STYLIST (MAKEUP | HAIR | WARDROBE)
  • SHREE SAINI BEST NON-PROFIT
  • VOLUNTEER
  • LLOYD BEST PARENT
  • PHYSICAL FITNESS
  • MOST PATRIOTIC
  • CULTURAL PAGEANT
  • LEGACY
  • BRAND AMBASSADOR
  • PATRIOTIC
  • BEST IN EDUCATION
  • BEST IN SCIENCE
  • THE KERRY DAMIANO STYLE AWARD
  • RISING STAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • SPONSOR
  • CONGENIALITY
  • IMPACTFUL
  • TALENT
  • DENISE WHITE
  • LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT
  • PHOTOGENIC
  • PHYSICAL FITNESS
  • CURRENT TITLEHOLDER
  • TITLEHOLDER (ALL TIME)
  • ROOKIE CONTESTANT
  • DIRECTOR | PRODUCER
  • ROOKIE DIRECTOR | PRODUCER
  • BEST SUPPORTER

 

IMPORTANT DATES FOR THE 2023 AWARDS SHOW

May 30th – December 15th, 2022
SUBMISSIONS MAY BE MADE DURING THIS TIME FRAME FOR THE 2023 GLOBAL BEAUTY AWARDS SHOW. PLEASE NOTE, THERE WILL BE NO ADDITIONAL SUBMISSIONS AFTER DECEMBER 15th, 2022. IN ADDITION, INCOMPLETE SUBMISSIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

January 9th, 2023
ELECTRONIC VOTING BALLOTS SENT OUT TO ALL ACTIVE VOTING MEMBERS

January 16th, 2023
OFFICIAL NOMINATIONS WILL BEGIN TO BE ANNOUNCED

April 29th, 2023
THE 6th ANNUAL GLOBAL BEAUTY AWARDS SHOW!

*All dates above are subject to change based on a number of factors including the possibility of having a broadcast/streaming partner(s). Please note that new memberships are closed between the dates of January 16th, 2023 and April 29th, 2023.

 

CATEGORY DETAILS

Here are the Categories in which you may nominate yourself and/or others. All pageants and all pageant systems worldwide are included in the Awards. You’ll notice there are asteriks below where it says…An individual, group or business*. This means that your submission must either be an individual person OR a group (more than one person) OR a business (company) who is/are a coach or trainer or photographer or videographer, etc. You cannot submit more than one (individual, group and business) in the same submission. Here’s an example; if you want to submit an individual coach AND a business that provides coaching, then you would need to make two separate submissions. Each submission must include at the minimum of one word document of why you think your submission deserves to be nominated. Please be sure to check your grammar and spelling prior to your submission. Also, be efficient with your submission by getting to the point and not being wordy. We prefer you to include photos and/or video or web links within your document however it is not mandatory. If desired, you may also include attachments such as photos, videos, etc. PLEASE NOTE: There must be at least 5 nominations in any given Category in order for that Category to be recognized during the Awards Show. If there are not at least 5 nominations in a Category, that Category will not be voted on and will not be included during the Awards Show.

  1. BEST COACH: This individual or company* must be a current, on-going coach(es) for interview, talent, fitness/nutrition, style, the walk.
  2. BEST CONTENT: Current or past contestant, pageant volunteer, judge, director/producer, sponsor, coach, vendor, or anyone involved in the pageant industry who currently promotes consistent positive messages across any sites, social media, blog/vlog platforms, and/or print format, including books and magazines. (Must be a VIP Voting Member to be eligible in this category.)
  3. ROOKIE DIRECTOR | PRODUCER 11 PLUS (may be local, state, regional, national, or international): An individual, group or business* who is currently the pageant director and/or producer (who has 3 years of experience or less) of the production show being submitted.
  4. BEST DIRECTOR | PRODUCER UNDER 11 (10 Contestants or Less…may be local, state, regional, national, or international): An individual, group or business* who is currently the pageant director and/or producer (with at least 3 years of director/producer experience) of the production show being submitted. (Must be a VIP Voting Member to be eligible in this category.)
  5. BEST DIRECTOR | PRODUCER 11+ (11 or more Contestants…may be local, state, regional, national, or international): An individual, group or business* who is currently the pageant director and/or producer (with at least 3 years of director/producer experience) of the production show being submitted. (Must be a VIP Voting Member to be eligible in this category.)
  6. BEST IN EDUCATION: Someone in the pageant industry who is a teacher, professor, tutor, school board member or serves in some capacity in Education and is making an impact in the lives of students, the educational system, their local community or on a state/national level. (Must be a VIP Voting Member to be eligible in this category.)
  7. BEST IN SCIENCE: Someone in the pageant community who either works in or has a degree in the Earth & Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, Life & Animal Sciences, Engineering, Math & Computer Sciences, or Health/Medical Sciences and is helping better the lives of others. (Must be a VIP Voting Member to be eligible in this category.)
  8. BEST ENTREPRENEUR: Someone in the pageant community who has started his/her own company and business. (Founder of any company or business, makeup artist, evening gown designers, videographers and so on.) (Must be a VIP Voting Member to be eligible in this category.)
  9. LEGACY AWARD: An individual who has left a lasting legacy through positive change, leadership, new ideas and over 25 years involvement in the pageant community. (Must be a VIP Voting Member to be eligible in this category.)
  10. SHREE SAINI BEST NONPROFIT: Currently, someone who either has his/her/their own non-profit or works with one (or more). (Must be a VIP Voting Member to be eligible in this category.)
  11. BEST VOLUNTEER:  Someone who currently graciously gives of his/her time volunteering for a pageant in order to benefit others in some impactful way (auditor, judges, pageant volunteers, chaperones, dressing room helpers, and so on).
  12. BEST PRODUCTION: Someone who currently adds to the overall production including choreographers, photographers, videographers, website developers, or program magazine creators. (Must be a VIP Voting Member to be eligible in this category.)
  13. BEST SPONSOR: An individual, group or business* who currently gives significantly in assisting contestants to achieve their dreams and goals. In your submission document, explain what makes the sponsorship so beneficial to the contestants and/or titleholder and to the sponsor. Be specific the role the sponsor does to help a pageant or contestant. (Must be a VIP Voting Member to be eligible in this category.)
  14. BEST TALENT: Someone who currently (the prior year or the same year of the upcoming Awards show) performs his/her/their talent in a pageant or is a performer, emcee or host of a pageant.
  15. BEST STYLIST (HAIR/MAKEUP/WARDROBE): An individual, group or business* who currently does an incredible job of styling clients be it for hair, makeup, and/or clothing. (Must be a VIP Voting Member to be eligible in this category.)
  16. BEST SUPPORTER: Best Pageant Supporter: whether spouse, significant other, partner or mentor, who is there every step of a contestant, producer, team member’s pageant journey. The supporter must be currently supporting a member of the pageant community. Please describe how this person supports the pageant representative unconditionally.
  17. DENISE WHITE: Someone that has triumphantly gone through the Foster Care system or has made a positive impact with the Foster Care system and/or those who have been through it.
  18. MOST IMPACTFUL: Someone in the pageant community who has overcome hardships, impacted the lives of others, and/or has worked tirelessly to go after their dreams.
  19. THE KERRY DAMIANO STYLE AWARD: The Kerry Damiano Style Award is open to men and women (must be affiliated with the pageant industry, but does  not need to be a contestant), who are the epitome of good taste, have a distinctive and well-developed personal style brand, and always make an effort to look their best (no matter where they are) while making it look effortless.  Take into consideration their entire presentation: wardrobe, hair, makeup and accessories.
  20. LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT: Someone who has added tremendous value to their family, friends, peers, business and/or professional industries and to the world. This individual(s) must also be or as been instrumental in promoting and giving back to the pageant world. (PLEASE NOTE THIS IS SELECTED BY TGBA BOARD.)
  21. LLOYD BEST PARENT: Individual or couple who is currently instrumental in supporting a contestant.
  22. PHOTOGENIC: A current contestant/titleholder (from the prior year or the same year of the upcoming Awards show) who has great photogenic appeal. (Must be a VIP Voting Member to be eligible in this category.)
  23. RISING STAR: A current contestant 18 and under who serves her community as a volunteer, promotes her title/system, excels at being a brand ambassador, posts positive messages, uplifts the self-esteem of others, is an inspiring role model to other young girls, or brings honor to her family and the pageant industry through service.
  24. CONGENIALITY: A member of the pageant community who supports other contestants to go after his/her dreams. Must be a contestant. Does not necessarily mean he/she won the Miss Congeniality.
  25. BRAND AMBASSADOR:  MUST be a VIP VOTING member. Someone who promotes the Global Beauty Award brand or gets others to join the GBA community or sends in at least ten new nominations of people who’ve never been nominated before. (Must be a VIP Voting Member to be eligible in this category.)
  26. PEOPLE’S CHOICE:  If you do not see the proper category for your submission, then this would be the category to make your submission. The People’s Choice award is voted online by the public.
  27. PHYSICAL FITNESS: A current contestant/titleholder (from the prior year or the same year of the upcoming Awards show) who is physically fit. (Must be a VIP Voting Member to be eligible in this category.)
  28. MOST PATRIOTIC: anyone who is a contestant, titleholder, director, producer, volunteer or production staff and who has or is serving as a member of the military, firefighter, or police officer.
  29. CULTURAL PAGEANT (may be local, state, regional, national, or international): A pageant that brings attention to some sort of cultural perspective or theme. Must have a produced a pageant in the same year or the year prior to the upcoming Global Beauty Awards show.
  30. BEST ROOKIE CONTESTANT: A first time contestant/titleholder (from the prior year or the same year of the upcoming Awards show) who has never competed in a pageant before and took the courage to get up on stage. Must be a current contestant who is a current titleholder in the same year or the year prior to the upcoming Global Beauty Awards show.
  31. BEST TITLEHOLDER – CURRENT: A titleholder (local, state, regional, national, or international) who is a current titleholder in the same year or the year prior to the upcoming Global Beauty Awards show and who upholds the highest standard and ethical and moral values of her title and will have the greatest positive impact out of all titleholders, all systems, worldwide.
  32. BEST TITLEHOLDER – FOREVER (may be local, state, regional, national, or international): A past titleholder who upholds the highest standard and ethical and moral values of her title and will have the greatest positive impact out of all titleholders, all systems, worldwide.
  33. SPONSORED AWARD – Don’t see an award above ? This award may be sponsored by anyone who would like to make a minimum five (5) year commitment for this last category and the sponsorship amount is $1000 p/year.

 

ENTRY RULES, INSTRUCTIONS & UPLOAD CHECKLIST

The rules, procedures and conduct of the Awards are the responsibility of the Awards Advisory Group, which is comprised of high profile individuals specializing in pageants, beauty, business, professional sports, TV and entertainment.

Note: Videos, film, audio/tape recordings, photos, screenshots, documents and any other supplemental Materials that are used for submissions are hereafter referred to as “Material(s)”. The Global Beauty Awards is hereafter referred to as “Award(s)”.

  1. Some entries (submissions) do not need to be Awards members.
  2. Any individual with an Award-eligible category may initiate an entry. Anyone may nominate an individual with an Award-eligible category.
  3. Please nominate those who will continue to be a positive influence and celebrate others in the pageant community.
  4. YOU MUST NOTIFY THE PERSON YOU ARE SUBMITTING to potentially be an official nominee.
  5. Official Nominees will not receive a complimentary Ticket to the Awards show.
  6. Entries are eligible to all pageants and productions throughout the U.S. and internationally.
  7. All entries will be verified for eligibility and proper placement in the appropriate categories.
  8. Category winners will receive ONE trophy. Any additional trophies requested as part of the winning “group” may be available at the Awards show for an additional cost.
  9. For the judging process, entries will be voted on by our active voting members through our online electronic voting system. Should any voting members not fill in their ballots by the deadline then their ballots will not be counted.
  10. For each category, the nominee with the highest vote total will receive an Award. In the rare instance of any ties, the individual(s)/business(es) will each receive a winning trophy.
  11. International submissions who are in languages other than English will need to include either transcripts, subtitles or explanations translated into English.
  12. Each entrant agrees that any Material furnished to the Awards in connection with an entry, may be retained by the Awards for file, reference and archival purposes and may be viewed partially or in its entirety for judging purposes and within the presentation and/or live webcast and/or broadcast of the Awards show.
  13. All of or portion (i.e. “clips”) of from any such Materials may be used on or in connection with promotional announcements or other promotional activities for any of the foregoing; use of such films, tape recordings, screenshots or clips from the same and/or supplemental printed material shall hereby consent to the use and reuse by the Awards and its partners and assigns including but not limited to NW Productions, LLC and its respective employees, agents, subsidiaries, and related companies for promotional purposes in perpetuity.
  14. For Minors (anyone under 18 years old), entries need to also include parents’ names, mailing address, mobile numbers and email addresses.
  15. All entries (written within the submission page) must include the following:
    • First and last name and contact email and phone of the nominee (person or company you are submitting)
    • First and last name and contact email and phone of the person submitting (you)
    • If the submission is yourself, then be sure to include all information for the nominee (yourself) and the submitter (yourself)
    • In the space provided on our submission page, you may input your explanation of why the person(s) or group or business is deserving of the Award
      • It is up to you whether you’d like to attach a WORD document with the same information you input on our submission page and may include photos and/or links and/or videos within the same WORD document or as separate attachments
      • Photos should be of good quality and may be any of the following formats; jpg, png, tif, gif or pdf
      • Videos should be of high quality and may be any of the following formats; mP4, mov or quicktime
  16. VIP Members are offered special pricing/discounts to GBA activities and must purchase before the deadline to receive the specials. Discounts are not transferable to anyone including spouses, family, friends and partners.
  17. There must be at least 5 nominations in any given Category in order for that Category to be recognized during the Awards Show. If there are not at least 5 nominations in a Category, that Category will not be voted on and will not be included during the Awards Show.

ADDITIONAL RULES & REGULATIONS

ADDITIONAL RULES & REGULATIONS

Prior to making any submission, VIP Voting Members must notify the person(s)/business who they wish to submit to set proper exp