Enter the For Harriet Black History Costume Contest, Help Us Celebrate Black Women Heroes

For Harriet will be celebrating Black History Month in costume with a contest for our mini Harriets! Send us a photo of your a little girl in your like (e.g. daughter, grand-daughter, niece or sister) dressed as a Black woman icon for a chance to win! 3 Winners will be selected based on the following guidelines:

Costume & Entry:
  • Contest is open to girls ages 12 and under
  • Entry should include a photo and caption about the costume & the age of the child
  • Photo entries should be made on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram by tagging For Harriet & using the hashtag #FHminis (More than one entry can be made, no more than 3 will be considered) or sending to FHminis@ForHarriet.com
  • Photos should only include children no parents (Parents provide consent, help with costume design and upload entry)
  • There is no fee to participate in this contest
  • Blackface is strongly prohibited
    • Contest will run from February 1 to February 22
    • Judges (with the help of social media) will select the best costumes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd winners!
    Comment below if you plan on having your daughter, grand-daughter, sister or niece participate!!


    • 1st Place: Prizes and/or gift cards totalling $200 value
    • 2nd Place: Prizes and/or gift cards totalling $100 value
    • 3rd Place: Prizes and/or gift cards totalling $50 value

    By participating in this contest, you agree that we may collect photos of your post and related comments for general purposes. We may use the content in our Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or display on our website. If you do not agree with our decisions, please inform us in advance.