Pride! Featured Model/Representative Form

Former Pride Model Roxy Love

June is Pride month and we are looking for our 2018 Portland Pride representative(s)
Our winning PDXScene Magazine Pride representative will be of an active member of the LGBTQ community and will demonstrate community leadership skills by being actively involved in organizations and businesses that cater to the LGBTQ community. Our applicants may be of any gender.
We will choose our PDXScene Magazine Pride representative based on their community involvement, a thesis written about what it is like to be Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Trans and some of the trials and troubles one faces, but also some of the joys and benefits.
They MUST be over the age of 18 years old, and be eligible and willing to be our featured model in our June issue (photographed in May)
Our panel of judges will review the entrants and choose by vote the person they think will fit the theme best.
We will then feature our Pride Featured model along with their profile interview, and thesis as part of our special “Pride” section of the June issue of PDXScene Magazine. Please do not enter if you’re not willing to be our Featured model in the magazine.

Do not delay, this entry form will close on May 1st and we will be selecting our winner. We will not accept late entries.

Because you are being considered as a featured model and representative of our magazine, a part of our judges decision will be based on your appearance in photographs. Please select the best photograph that depicts your current look. Size is limited to 8mb jpg only please
In approximately 500 - 800 words, please tell us what being LGBTQ means to you. Please describe some of the challenges, some of the joys, some of the life experiences you've had. If you are chosen as our LGBTQ Featured Model/Representative, this thesis will be published in our magazine.
Please tell us what LGBTQ affiliations you belong to, businesses or organizations that you are a part of that cater to the LGBTQ community. In the absence of such, please tell us how you are active in your community.