Regulation

2018 Miss Chinese Cosmos Pageant of The Americas Contest
Rules and Regulations 
 
     Miss Chinese Cosmos Pageant event is presented and operated by Phoenix Satellite Holdings Limited. Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S.) Inc. is authorized to delegate the entire operation of the Americas contest of 2018 Miss Chinese Cosmos Pageant. The Pageant aims to help global Chinese come closer and set a new standard of beauty for modern Chinese woman, who is not only revered for her beauty, but also compassion, vigor, fortitude, and intelligence. In living up to its reputation of a company that delivers the highest level of quality, standard and service, Phoenix Satellite Television has been devoted to organize a truly remarkable event for the global Chinese community.
 
Eligibility Requirements: 
Any participant who meets the following requirements is able to participate in the 2018 Miss Chinese Cosmos Pageant of The Americas. 
1.The Americas’ Applicant must have been born female, who have never been married and never have been pregnant;
2.The Americas’ Applicant must be at least 18 years of age and has not attained 28 years of age (subject to October 1, 2018, that is, the birthday is between October 1, 1990 to October 1, 2000);
3.The Americas’ Applicant must born as Chinese descent;
4.Applicants must have a valid ID and be able to travel internationally; The Americas’ Applicant must hold valid documents for its legal residency in the Americas; 
5.The Americas’ Applicant must be in good health condition with good look and figure; Minimum height requirement is 5.4 feet (165 cm) and above; 
6.The Americas’ Applicant must have a college education or be a current student, and must possess strong communication abilities; 
7. The Americas’ Applicants will be disqualified due to any criminal history or records, and/or any nude photographs or personal images that have been published in any shape or form via media platforms, which include but not limited to film, tape, still photography or the Internet, etc.
8. The Americas’ Applicant cannot be an employee or a relative of Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S.) Inc or any division organizer.
 
Acknowledgement:
1.The Americas’ Applicant must ensure that all personal information provided including but not limited to application form, photos, resume, proof of degree, proof of education institution enrolment and video are all true and valid. If such information shall be deemed invalid, the Pageant Committee reserves and holds the right to disqualify the Applicant’s eligibility, any hereby dispute and damage should be compensated by the responsible party (applicant) to Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S.) Inc.
2.In consideration of permitting Applicant to participate in this event, the Applicant hereby grants Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S.) Inc. and any affiliates, approved video or entertainment organizations, and all of their respective agents, successors, licensees and/or assignees, the right to photograph or otherwise reproduce (whether by film, tape, still photography or otherwise) the Applicant’s voice, appearance and/or name, and to exhibit, distribute, transmit, and/or exploit any and all such reproductions containing the Applicant’s voice and/or appearance in any and all media, including without limitation, by means of still photography, motion pictures, video, printing, the Internet, or any other media now known or hereafter created, including also with respect to merchandising, advertising and/or publicity, the right to use the Applicant’s name and information in connection with the following: The rights granted henceforth are universal and shall endure perpetually, and no compensation shall be payable to the Applicant at any time in connection therewith. Nothing contained herein shall be deemed to obligate Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S.) Inc. or their affiliates, or approved video or entertainment organizations, to photograph or otherwise reproduce the Applicant’s voice, appearance or name, or to make sue of any of the rights granted herein. These rights many be assigned by Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S) Inc. at their sole and complete discretion.
3.The Americas’ Applicant should be subordinate to the arrangements by Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S.) Inc., otherwise any hereby dispute and damage should be compensated by the responsible party (applicant) to Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S.) Inc.
4.The Americas’ Applicant totally understands and agrees all the terms and conditions and their rights, including (but not limited) contents about copyright. During the contest, Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S.) Inc. has the copyright of all the content, as well as its updates and development. All the content may be displayed in the worldwide or any regional media (whether it is existing or any other media hereafter created) without getting any remuneration.
5.The Americas’ Applicant understands and agrees Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S.) Inc. and its appointed judges have the right to select the participants. After the final result, failed applicant has no right to reject, appeal or conduct any related activities.
6.The Americas’ Applicant understands that they have no right to restrict or interrupt the development, production and promotion of the contest. Any hereby dispute and damage should be compensated by the responsible party (applicant) to Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S.) Inc.
7.If any provisions hereof are or should become inconsistent with any present law, such provision shall be deemed to be rescinded. In all other respects this Agreement shall continue and remain in full force and effect.
8.Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S.) Inc. has the final interpretation of this pageant and may amend the terms and entry system at any time without any notice and explanation;
9.The Americas’ Applicant can not be an employee or relative of Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S.) Inc.
10.If the Americas’ Applicant is currently signed to or in the process of signing a contract with a management firm, manufacturing company, or media company, any issues related to the permission of attending other contests should be solved by applicant himself/herself with the signed company, and the Pageant Committee of Miss Chinese Cosmos should be informed in written form during the application process. 
 
Elimination:
1.Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S.) Inc. will conduct preliminary at the mid of July. The selected applicant will be notified by email or phone.
2. If selected to participate in the America Region's final competition, the contestants will receive complimentary training sessions, and all the expenses which occur during this event will be paid by Phoenix Satellite Television (U.S.) Inc.