Mr. and Ms. Dance Marathon Pageant
Dance Marathon Presents:
Mr. and Ms. Dance Marathon
March 23rd, 2015 | GC Ballrooms 7:00pm
The Mr. and Miss Dance Marathon Pageant was established at Florida International University is to raise funds and awareness for the Miami Children’s Hospital Foundation and the Children’s Miracle Network. The winners of the event will set an example for the entire FIU community and aid in the efforts of Dance Marathon 2015. They will represent what Dance Marathon is all about and embody, “DM, for the kids!” The 2015 “Mr. and Miss Dance Marathon” Pageant winners will be named honorary Morale Captains at DM 2015.
1. Must be currently enrolled as an FIU student for a minimum of 6 credits.
2. Must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.25 for all hours earned while enrolled.
3. Must be in good academic and disciplinary standing with the university.
4. Must be available the weekend of Dance Marathon, April 11th-12th and set up day Friday, April 10th, 2015.
5. Must be registered as a Dancer for the 2015 FIU Dance Marathon. Click here to
Each contestant will be expected to participate in a pit event hosted by us prior to the pageant geared towards raising awareness for Dance Marathon and funds for Miami Childrens Hospital. During the introduction round contestants will be asked to Introduce themselves,explain what their event was, and why they want to be involved with FIU Dance Marathon.
Pit Event will be hosted on Monday March 16th 2015, from 11am - 2pm
Each year FIU DM chooses a theme for their marathon. This years theme is International - Our slogan is Around the World in 17 hours. During this round contestants will be given the opportunity to display their interpretation of our theme. This can be done via costume, decoration item, contribution to the marathon.
Ideas should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 16th 2015 for approval.
3. Speed Canning
During this round contestants will be asked to go into the crowd with a bucket for 90 seconds and try to collect as much funds as possible. We will accept dollar bills, or any silver coins. Pennies will accepted but will not go towards the contestant total.
4. Scenario Question
During this final round, the contestant will be given a scenario of something that can happen day of the marathon and they must explain how they will handle it.
Once Application is submitted, a Logistics Packet will be given to each contestant.
VIEWER'S CHOICE COMPETITION
1. Cast Your Like! Pictures of contestants will be posted on our
Offical Facebook Page
March 16th - March 20th
. Contestants will be able to earn 1 point per like on their picture.
Day of the event - Tickets will be given to each audience member which can be added to their bucket. 1 pt per Ticket.
All Proceeds go to Miami Children's Hospital Foundation.
For more information on FIU Dance Marathon - Please visit our official webiste -
This picture of yourself will be used for the Viewer's Choice competition.
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