Guideline for Ad Pages
ALL AD PAGES TO BE TURNED IN ON OR BEFORE
FRIDAY, APRIL 13, 2018
Payment either by check (due at Orientation) or paid here online.
We will accept EPS, PSD and INDD files that have been packaged to ensure all images are included and all fonts are either embedded or outlines. Our preferred file format is print ready PDF.
Microsoft Word or Publisher files are NOT ACCEPTED as print ready ads.
Ad pages can be designed at your discretion. Contestants or sponsors who need assistance can get their ad designed through Miss Minnesota for $50 by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Ads must be submitted in both color and black and white. If you have trouble converting your ad to black and white, please contact email@example.com
You may submit your ad(s) by uploading on the paperwork link on website. All ads must be under contestant’s first and last name and local title.
NOTE: If your ad comes with spelling errors or other corrections, we will notify you. However, if we do not receive your corrected copy by the time the program book is sent to production, your ad will NOT be printed and you will be issued a refund AFTER the state pageant is held.
Ads are due no later than Friday, April 13, 2018. You may upload your ad pages to the website. Payment can be made by credit card on the website, or by bringing a check/funds to Orientation. No ads will be printed without full payment.
SIZING & PRICING
Pricing and ad dimensions are below:
Full Page Ad:
Size: 7.5” x 10”
Half Page Standard:
Size: 7.5” x 5”
*No bleeds or trim is needed.
All contestants are encouraged to sell at least two ads. Payment for ads in the form of a check should be made payable to Minnesota Educational Scholarship Fund, Inc. (MESFI) for the total amount due for ads purchased (no refunds given). If you have payment questions, please contact Gina Cavanagh at firstname.lastname@example.org. A payment “Square” will be available for credit card payments at Contestant Orientation, OR our preferred method would be to pay online.
If you have any questions about your ad or these specs, please email us at email@example.com
MISS & TEEN CONTESTANTS
The TOP Miss & Teen who sell the most ads will receive the following:
MISS: $300 Producers Scholarship
TEEN: $200 Producers Scholarship