For more information about CDM, please visit our website. www.christkindlmarketdsm.com
• Application Deadline: September 15, 2019• Interviews Held: Week of September 23, 2019• 2019 Christkind Announcement: October 1, 2019
1. Register and complete this official online application2. Please email video of applicant reading opening ceremony proclamation (http://www.christkindlmarketdsm.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Proclamation.docx) to email@example.com. Please email headshot of applicant to firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: CDM will provide the costume, wig and accessories; Christkind can wear their own shoes.
To be eligible to be the 2019 Christkind, all of the following criteria must be met:
• Must be at least 16 years of age by December 31, 2019, and no more than 22 years of age before January 5, 2020• A resident of Iowa (or attending an Iowa-based school/university) able to provide verification of residence and/or enrollment• A student in high school or enrolled as a full-time student (minimum 12 units) in any accredited school or college in Iowa• Possess at least a 2.0 grade point average in both the current and previous years’ course work and able to provide verification• Available to participate in-person or via video during scheduled interview• Must be able to memorize and recite opening ceremony proclamation in front of 2,500 people without visual or auditory aid• Must enjoy working with others and talking with the public, including children of all ages• Must be able to provide own transportation to and from appearances• Available to attend the following functions/appearances as the 2019 Christkind 6pm – 8pm, December 5, 2019 | ‘Twas the Night Before #CDM2019 Preview Event 5:30pm – 7:30pm, December 6, 2019 | Opening Ceremony 2pm – 4pm, December 7, 2019 | CDM appearance 2pm – 4pm, December 8, 2019 | CDM appearance
Please fill out and submit this application; all fields with red asterisks (*) are required.