LOCAL matric girls who attended their matric dance this year can now start entering our annual UD Express Miss Matric Dance competition.Entrants will be judged on their overall look – including the dress, hair, make-up and accessories – so be sure to send a photo where the judges can clearly get the complete picture. A panel of judges will choose nine (9) finalists once entries have closed. The judges will also choose 10 wild card entries and the public will have to vote for their favourite wild card on Facebook, who will make up the 10th finalist for this year’s Miss Matric Dance.Despatch Klinicare and Creations Photography are the sponsors of the prizes for this year’s winner.MR MATRIC DANCEThis year a special category for Mr Matric Dance will be introduced. Matric boys who attended a matric dance this year can for the first time also enter our competition.HOW TO ENTERTo enter, matriculants must send their matric dance photo via e-mail only.Qualifying entries will be uploaded in our Miss Matric Dance album on the UD Express Facebook page. If your photo does not appear in the album, it means it did not qualify. Please give at least two working days to allow entries to be reviewed and uploaded online.HERE IS HOW TO SEND YOUR E-MAIL , Send the photo to firstname.lastname@example.org , Include UD Express in the subject field , Photos must be at least 1MB in size and in jpg format. Collages will be accepted, but must not contain more than three photos.INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING DETAILS: , Name and surname , Age , Address (including suburb) , Contact number , School you attend , Date when the dance took placeRULES The matric dance you attended had to be held at a school in Uitenhage, Despatch, Addo or Kirkwood. It must be your own matric dance No selfies, group photos or photos with your partner are allowed. Only e-mail entries will be accepted. Photos must be high resolution (minimum of 1MB). Entries opened last week and the competition ends on October 31 at 23:00. . Enquiries: 041 503 6059 or send an e-mail to email@example.com.