Each year since 2010, Gerber has been looking for a new, cute healthy baby to represent the face of Gerber. Can your child win the next Gerber baby contest?
You're about to learn:
The Gerber baby contest is the biggest free baby photo contest in the nation, with hundreds of thousands of entries every year. It also gets huge media coverage — meaning, if your baby wins then your child will be famous for a while.
We know you want to win and want the details on the Gerber baby contest.
Let's get started.
Bad News: The 2021 Gerber baby contest hasn't started yet.
Good News: You haven't missed it. You still have time to be prepared for it. We suggest you signup for our newsletter. Also read below to learn more about the last contest which we believe this year will be very much similar.
The search for the Gerber Baby 2020 started February 5, 2020. You have until February 21, 2020 11:59:59pm ET to submit your child(ren) baby photo or video to Gerber.
Don't miss the deadline.
This year there will be two judging periods.
First round which starts from February 5, 2020 to February 24, 2020 is to qualified 150 entries advance to the second round.
At the second round (Feb. 25-28) that's where the panel of judges will select the grand prize winner.
When it comes to prizes, Gerber is very generous.
The Gerber baby contest grand prize winner will take home a nice cool cash prize of $25,000. They also give extra cash for taxes as well, Gerber has thought of it all.
Beside the cash prize, there will be opportunities for featuring on Gerber media channels. That means your child with be famous for a while.
There are usually honorable mention prizes as well. You can learn more about that by checking out the past Gerber winners.
Here's how you enter the Gerber baby contest 2020. Unlike the last Gerber contest, this year Gerber doesn't utilize Instagram but instead they're using their own website.
If you like to share on Instagram then you can still use the hashtag #GerberPhotoSearch2020.
To enter the 2020 Gerber baby contest, head over to https://photosearch.gerber.com/ and submit your child's photos or videos.
The contest is completely FREE and no purchase is required.
Once submitted, you'll be in the Gerber baby contest for a chance to win $25,000.
A quick look at the Gerber baby contest rules. (Full 2020 Gerber Contest Rules)
Here are some things to be aware of that can disqualify you from the Gerber baby contest.
We pulled the above images from Instagram with #gerberphotosearch2018. This is an example of disqualified photos that entered the Gerber baby contest.
What to do while you're waiting for the Gerber baby contest winner announcement?
The Gerber baby contest is an annually contest so it only happens once a year. Don't miss the deadline to submit your baby's photos!
Two things that we recommend you do while waiting for the next launch or update of the new Gerber Baby.
While we recommend you to stay alert for the Gerber contest updates, we don't recommend checking every day. That will get old after the third day and you may stop checking altogether, but don't worry we've got the solution for you!
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Gerber PHOTO SEARCH is an annual contest which runs only once a year, that's why we recommend another contest while you're waiting! Don't let those cute baby pictures go to waste.
Yes... go to waste.
The Gerber baby contest official rules stated for many years now, photos that are taken more than 30 days before submission are disqualified.
So if you have a cute baby picture that will be disqualified by the time Gerber launches their baby contest then we recommend entering a photo contest now.
Here is a cute baby contest that you can join now and they allow baby photos that are taken by paid professionals, while Gerber baby photo contests do not.
The Cute Kid contest is a monthly contest for kids and babies, with winners being announced each month.
There's a grand prize of $25,000* college fund for CuteKid of the year, plus modeling opportunities and the chance of being discovered by Disney, Huggies, Pampers, and Parents as past CuteKid entries have been.
This is an excellent opportunity to see how easy it is to enter an online baby photo contest. The Cute Kid contest is free for their "People Choice" category. Start from there!
Although the Gerber baby contest is the biggest and most popular baby contest around, we suggest that you take the time to learn as much as you can about other baby contests — especially if you're dying to show your baby off!