of the Year Virtual Competition

Terms and Agreement



Virtual Competition open to all genders ages 0 and up

Entry Fee:  $179 includes entry into Top Influencer competition (opt-out is available). No fee voting. Top Influencer will begin on FRIDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2020, AT 8:00 AM EST UNTIL DECEMBER, TUESDAY, DECEMBER 23 AT 11:59 PM EST AND ENDING.
The competition must be in good faith, no cheating, fake accounts, Robo-voting is not allowed and is ground for immediate disqualification.  Any other type of misconduct will not be accepted.

Overall optional Competitions of Runway, Print, and Talent: $25 per competition


The International MODA MODEL of the Year is judged by registered and verified entertainment professionals with no discrimination towards gender, race, or age. All decisions are final. Applications will be accepted beginning Saturday, November 28, and ending at midnight on Thursday, December 17, 2020.


Each age division must have a minimum of 10 contestants in the division for prizes to be awarded. Should we fail to meet the minimum, all entry fees will be applied as a credit toward either a future magazine publication or Times Square billboard. 

Media containing nudity or children depicted in a derogatory or dangerous position will not be accepted.  We reserve the right to refuse any photograph or video we deem unacceptable.



hiTechMODA will have a virtual conference call via zoom to introduce all the contestants – days will be announced. 

Contestants or parent/guardian of the contestant will be required to execute the following agreement. 


I hereby warrant that I am of legal age or the child's legal guardian of whom these photos are hereby submitted and have full usage rights to all media submitted.

In consideration of good and valuable consideration herein acknowledged as received, I hereby grant the following rights and permissions to PL Enterprises, LLC, hiTechMODA, Industry Magazine, MODA Magazines (“Publisher”), his/her heirs, legal representatives, and assignees, staffers, workers, or interns, and those acting with his/her authority and permission. 


I specifically consent to slight photo alterations that may be made by Publisher and/or staff. I also consent to the use of any published matter in conjunction with such photographs. I hereby waive any right that I may have to inspect or approve the finished product or products and the advertising copy or other matter that may be used in connection with them or the use to which they may be applied. I hereby release, discharge, and agree to hold harmless Publisher and staff, it’s affiliates and partners, and his/her heirs, legal representatives, and assigns, and all persons acting under his/her permission or authority or those for whom he/she is acting, from any liability by any blurring, distortion, alteration, optical illusion, or use in composite form, whether intentional or otherwise, that may occur or be produced in publishing photographs including without limitation any claims for libel or violation of any right of publicity or privacy.


By mutual agreement with Publisher, if disagreements should happy to happen, an attempt on both parties will be made to resolve the dispute internally with professionalism and respect.  Neither party will use social media as a way to resolve the disagreements.


I acknowledge that any payments made to Publisher are considered entry fees and acknowledge no chargebacks. Requests for refunds to include full or partial will be requested through Paypal, credit card, cash app, Venmo, or your banking/financial banking institution. 


I acknowledge that Instagram does not endorse his contest, and Instagram is not responsible for anything that may happen to followers who participate in this contest. I agree to the terms of Instagram as stated on their website at

I acknowledge that if I win a prize valued over $600, the sweepstakes or contest sponsor must report the value to the Internal Revenue Service and me on a Form 1099-MISC. I agree that I will provide PL Enterprises, LLC, with all necessary information to facilitate this reporting.