Casting directors are looking for females, ages 18 to 27, of diverse backgrounds, shapes, sizes and with a minimum height requirement of 5’7” tall. Applications can be downloaded at http://CWArkansas.com. Applicants are asked to bring their filled out application, three non-returnable photos consisting of one close-up of their face, one full length body photo (clothed), and one full length body photo wearing a swimsuit. Applicants are also asked to bring two forms of i.d. either a driver's license or passport and social security card or birth certificate. Please note that girls selected will need to acquire a passport if they don't have one already.
America's Next Top Model" cycle 8 winner was Jaslene Gonzalez, a 21 year-old Chicago native of Puerto Rican heritage, the first ever Latina to win the competition received a $100,000 CoverGirl cosmetics contract, a year's representation by Elite Model Management and a cover and six-page spread in Seventeen magazine.
“America’s Next Top Model” finalists compete in a highly accelerated modeling boot camp, a crash course to modeling fame that includes mentoring by supermodel Tyra Banks.