Private Interview consists of a seven-minute (7:00) interview conducted by the
judges with each contestant. The interview is designed to discover the
contestant’s interests, opinions, aspirations, accomplishments, poise,
presence, and her ability to fulfil the responsibilities of the title. Traditional
standard for business interview attire is most appropriate; however,
contemporary trends that maintain the standard of business-appropriate are
Community Platform consists of the combination of two components: Pre-
reality show social media/community work, and the reality show presentation of
information. Each contestant must select a platform issue/concept in which
she cares deeply. The platform should be relevant to our country and usable
by social media outlets to inform, encourage, and/or inspire others. The pre-
reality show work will not be separately scored, but factored into the presentation
at the reality show. Contestants can use a wide range of tools to present their
community work at the national reality show including but not limited to:
multimedia presentation, posters, flyers, brochures, reports, website/online
content, etc… Specific rules are submitted to each state representative once
Fitness/Swimwear displays each contestant’s ability to maintain a healthy
lifestyle of nutrition and physical fitness. Judges consider each contestant’s
sense of confidence, attractiveness, and presence. It is important to
remember that it is not about any particular body style, shape or frame. This
category is more about how well he maintains good health, and his ability to
represent the organization as a fitness/swimwear model.
Runway Fashion showcases each contestant’s ability to model fashion befitting
for the runway. Judges consider each contestant’s choice of attire, style,
fashion-appeal, and presence. Runway Fashion wardrobe choices should meet
industry standards of appropriateness and design. All choices should be
tasteful, current, and relevant. Judges are not only scoring the wardrobe
selection, but also the manner in which he carries herself as a professional
model. Contestants should avoid formalwear, and should not select costumes
that are not functional as apparel.evening pant suits, or long gowns.
Formalwear reveals each contestant’s charm and poise to be considered
FOAN’s Spokeswoman. Judges consider each contestant’s choice of attire,
class, and presence while modelling. Formalwear presentation should project
her attractiveness and composure. Formalwear choices must not be business
attire; however, trendy selections of high-fashion formalwear are acceptable.
Judges are not only scoring the wardrobe selection, but also the manner in
which he carries himself as a professional model. Contestants should avoid
unapproachable projections. Her style and class will be considered far more
than the apparel alone..
On-Stage Question demonstrates each contestant’s ability to respond to a
question in front of a live audience. Judges are listening for each contestant’s
capability to express her opinion while answering the question in the context
of which it was asked. Contestants are allowed forty-five seconds (0:45) to
answer an on-stage question that could include but not be limited to subjects
such as: current events, social issues, morals and values, etc… Judges are not
only scoring each contestant’s response on its sensibility, but also on how well
he validated his opinion.
Talent consists of a two minutes and thirty seconds (2:30) performance.
Judges are looking for contestants with proficient training and presentational
performance skills. The talent category judges the quality of the performance,
technical skill level, stage presence and the interest and entertainment value.