bollywood pageant contest rules

ELIGIBILITY

The Bollywood Pageant is open to all contestants of South Asian descent (at least one parent must be of South Asian descent) who reside in the United States. Contestants must be United States citizens, permanent residents or valid visa holders  and must meet the age requirements stated below.  No experience is necessary. 

CATEGORIES

MISS TEEN BOLLYWOOD - Miss Teen Bollywood Contestants must be between the ages of 13 and 17 (included).
MISS BOLLYWOOD - Miss Bollywood Contestants must be between the ages of 18 and 32 (included) and must never have been married before.
MRS. BOLLYWOOD - Mrs. Bollywood Contestants must be currently or previously married (we may require a marriage certificate to prove it!). Ages 21-59 years.

KIDS BOLLYWOOD STAR CONTEST (12 and Under)
Baby Mr./Miss Bollywood - Age Under 1 year 
Mini Mr./Miss Bollywood - Age 1-2 yrs
Tiny Mr./Miss Bollywood - Age 3-4 yrs
Little Mr./Miss Bollywood - Age 5-8 yrs
Tween Mr./Miss Bollywood - Age 9-12 yrs

OTHER CATEGORIES
Mr. Bollywood - Age 18+
Senior Mr./Ms. Bollywood - Age 60+


RULES AND REGULATIONS 

  • One entry per contestant.MUST register prior to the deadline to participate. 
  • Contestants chosen after the auditions will be required to submit two professionally taken pictures for social media and event day. 
  • All final contestants will be required to sign an agreement with Bollywood Shake. Winners may be required to make appearances on behalf of the Bollywood pageant during their title year.
  • Contestants will be selected on a first come basis and the number of contestants is limited. 
  • Judges decisions will be final. 
  • Registration and administration fees are NON-REFUNDABLE .  
  • Bollywood Shake reserves the right to refuse participation to any contestant on the day of the event.