Application Submission Guidelines

APPLICATION SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Attention: Please read the Notice to Model Applicants before submitting a Model Talent Application. Completion of the Model Talent Application is not a guarantee of hire / acceptance / join / invitation / or other contractual relationship between you and the agency or any other entity.

General Submission Guidelines

Please follow all of the guidelines listed below when submitting your Model Talent Application:

  • You must be 18 years of age or older to join HM MODELS MGMT.
  • You must reside within the Continental US (Midwest residents preferred (i.e. residents of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, or South Dakota)).
  • Allow 2 – 4 weeks to receive a reply concerning your submission.
  • If you do not receive a reply within 4 weeks and you have not applied more than once, you may re-submit your application ONCE more.
  • If you do not receive a reply concerning your second submission within 4 weeks of submitting your second Model Talent Application, we will not represent you at this time.
  • An agent will contact you if we are interested in representing you professionally.
  • Do not submit an application more than twice without our direct request.

Photo Submission Guidelines

Photos are required to complete your application (these need not be professional photos. In fact, a selfie or a photo taken by a friend can suffice if you are dressed well and groomed well (if you are selected for representation and you accept an offer to become an HM MODEL, we will provide photography for your portfolio). After submitting the Model Talent Application, please email your initial photo(s) according to the following guidelines:

  • You must submit photos in an accepted format (.jpg, or .png ONLY)
  • Your photos must be either be sent via email to models @ hautemidwest.com, or you must submit a link to your current online photo(s) by entering the web address (URL) of your photo(s) in the Your Photo(s) / Portfolio Web Address field of the Model Talent Application.
  • Unless you submit a photo(s) link with your online application, you will need to submit photos via email.
  • If you choose to submit photos via email, save properly formatted photos (.jpg, or .png ONLY) to a compressed (zipped) folder named with “YourName_YourState”. For example, if your name is Jane Style and you are a resident of Iowa, then your compressed folder would be named, JaneStyle_Iowa.
  • If you are submitting photos via email, set the email subject as “Your Name. Your State. HM MODEL Applicant.” For example, if your name is Jane Style and you are a resident of Iowa, then your email containing your photo(s) should have the subject line of, “Jane Style. Iowa. HM MODEL Applicant.”
  • We are not liable for lost or misdirected files. Double check your sender and recipient addresses before emailing.
  • Keep your original file(s). Your file(s) will not be returned.

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