During your time with us, contestants will not only be representing themselves and MISS AYEO GAGA, but their state too. In addition, many young girls and boys visiting the resort will not only be looking up to the ‘grown ups’ but also to contestants as ‘princesses’. It is therefore vital that contestants composure during the time with us is mature, sensible and as a role model to others. By entering the contest, you are agreeing to the full terms and conditions shown. Should you be found to have not complied with any of these rules, you may be disqualified from the contest. Many terms and conditions listed are relevant for the finals but must be adhered to at entry stage.
A1. Entrants must be female and a minimum age of 17 years old.
A2. Contestants who are married or have children are welcome to enter the contest.
A3. There must be nothing in your background that could bring the contest or its sponsors into disrepute.
A4. Must not have posed nude or topless, for any photographs, professional or amateur, or film in any capacity whatsoever.
A5. All contestants must cover their sponsorship/entry fee for the contest. Fees vary depending on age and area.
A6. You must be available to attend the grand final. If selected as a winner of a live regional or national event, the trip is part of your prize (chaperone not included). Should you not take up your trip, a financial penalty is applicable to cover admin fees.
A7. All sponsorship fees/entry fees, deposits, make up bookings, training classes, and tickets are non refundable.
A8. Should you be found to have broken any of the above rules, you will be removed from the competition. No refunds will be given for any monies already paid, so please ensure you read all rules and Terms & Conditions thoroughly prior to submitting your application. Should you be removed and have associated parties and sponsors requiring a refund, this will be at your own personal expense and not the responsibility of MISS AYEO GAGA. If rules are found to be have been broken after you have been selected, your title will be revoked and you will be required to return any prizes, including cash and crown, to MISS AYEO GAGA and the title will be given to the next highest scoring finalist.
A9. Should you fail to attend on the specified date for your heat or the grand final, you will not be entitled to a refund of any monies paid in relation to that heat/final. If you arrive more than 1 hour late, you may also be refused entry to the contest that day.
A10. By applying for the contest, you are confirming that you suit all criteria set out above and fully understand the rules and requirements, and agree to our Terms and Conditions below.
A11. MISS AYEO GAGA reserve the right to refuse applications. All successful entrants will receive confirmation by email within 5 days of applying.
A12. All grand finalists under the age of 18 on the date of travel, will be required to be chaperoned by 1 female adult chaperone to the grand final.
A13. Regional and National live event winners are respectfully asked to refrain from competing in alternative pageants for the duration of their reign. It is also prohibited from competing in any other pageant that would refrain the candidate from continuing their reign as a representative with MISS AYEO GAGA.
A14. Should the monthly winners withdraw for any reason prior to the international contest, a N30,000 admin fee will be invoiced to them if the date of withdrawal is longer than 20 weeks prior to the international contest. If the withdrawal is within 20 weeks prior to the international contest, the full sponsorship fee relevant for their age category will be invoiced. In addition, any prizes received, including crown and sash, must be returned to MISS AYEO GAGA.
A15. You must have permission from the photographer to use any photo you submit with your entry form.
A16. Should a contestant be disqualified or decide not to attend the finals, or are prevented from doing so for any reason, no refunds will be given for any monies already paid. Any associated parties and sponsors requiring a refund, this will be at your own/parent/guardian personal expense and not the responsibility of MISS AYEO GAGA. In some circumstances, travel insurance will cover some losses, and therefore we recommend taking out a policy at the earliest opportunity.
A17. Should a contestant fail to attend on the specified date and times for any reason, they/their sponsors will not be entitled to a refund of any monies paid in relation to the contest. If the cost of your trip was covered by a sponsor or license holder, they reserve the right to recover their expenses from yourself and this will not be the responsibility of MISS AYEO GAGA.If you have any concerns about the above rules of entry or the terms and conditions, please bring these to the attention of MISS AYEO GAGA prior to entry. It shall be the companies discretion as to whether or not any rules have been broken and you will be advised of this decision. The decision of MISS AYEO GAGA is final.