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Be a part of our CongreZZ!

Let your voice be heard!

HONORABLE CITIZENS, NOW IS YOUR TIME TO BE A PART OF THE KIDZANIA MANILA 2019 CONGREZZ!

 

WHAT IS THE KIDZANIA CONGREZZ?

The CongreZZ is the Legislative Branch of KidZania and is made up of Honorable CitiZens of KidZania.   They are officially called the CongreZZ Kids.

Fourteen (14) kids ages 8-15 years old are elected by their peers to serve in government as the voice of kids. They are responsible for the welfare of the city of KidZania Manila and its CitiZens.

As CongreZZ kids, they will discuss current trends that affect kids, exchange ideas and opinions, and help the city work towards creating a better world. Throughout their 2-year term in CongreZZ, they will also get to try new activities in KidZania, grace special events, connect with other CongreZZ Kids from other countries, and participate in various visits and outreach programs outside of the city as official ambassadors of KidZania Manila!

Kids are our reason for existing.  And that is why the CongreZZ has an important role in keeping our nation fun and always constantly improving for our visitors and CitiZens.

 

WHAT ARE THE QUALIFICATIONS TO BE PART OF THE CONGREZZ?

To be eligible to join the KidZania Manila CongreZZ, your kid must be:

  • 8 to 15 years old,
  • A Distinguished or Honorable CitiZen of KidZania Manila,
  • Currently residing in the Philippines,
  • Be present for all CongreZZ events

Additionally, he/she must NOT:

  • have previously been elected as a CongreZZ Kid
  • be a child of any KidZania Manila employee

 

HOW DOES MY KID JOIN THE CONGREZZ?

There are 5 stages to joining the CongreZZ:

Application

Step 1: MAKE A VIDEO
As part of the application process, your kid must submit a 2-minute video of himself/herself answering this question:
“What can I do to make KidZania Manila a better nation for all its CitiZens?”
Step 2: FILL-UP THE APPLICATION FORM
Log on to The KidZania CongreZZ Application website and fill-up the KidZania Manila CongreZZ 2019 application form and upload the video. Please read and accept the data privacy policies and parental consent forms and conditions before completing.

*Submission of applications begins on March 25, 2019.
Deadline of applications is on April 25, 2019.

 

Selection of the Candidates:

All qualified applications KidZania Manila will be screened and 20 candidates with be pre-selected based on the submitted videos.  These pre-selected candidates shall go through an interview and discussion sessions.

The CongreZZ Kids candidates will be chosen based on the ff:

  • Answer to the question in their 2-min video.
  • Ability to communicate and share ideas and opinions
  • Collaboration and teamwork
  • Enthusiasm, sense of fun, and love of learning
  • Sharing learnings, skills and talents with fellow CongreZZ kids and CitiZens
  • Care for KidZania and the welfare of its CitiZens
  • Willingness to be featured in KidZania video/photos to be used by KidZania for publicity and marketing purposes.

Prior to the elections, parents/guardians of the final candidates for election will also need to sign a Memorandum of Agreement with KidZania Manila/ Play Innovations, Inc. for their child’s participation in the all various future CongreZZ activities. 

Timing: May 4, 2019

 

Elections in KidZania Manila: 

The 20 candidates will participate in Election Day on May 18, 2019 in KidZania Manila. Candidates will be given the day to campaign in KidZania Manila and must prepare their campaign speech and own campaign paraphernalia (posters, signs, etc.). Each candidate will be given time during the day to deliver their campaign speech and share what they will do to keep the spirit of KidZania alive for its CitiZens.

During the day, CitiZens of KidZania will get to cast their votes for their choice of CongreZZ Kids candidates. 

Timing: May 18, 2019

 

Announcement of CongreZZ Kids: 

Votes will be tallied by KidZania Manila representatives and results will be declared at the end of Election Day. Parents of the 14 winning candidates will be informed that their child has won a place on the KidZania CongreZZ.

Timing: Election Day

 

Inauguration Ceremony: 

To formally welcome them into the KidZania CongreZZ, the New CongreZZ Kids will be inducted into office during a special Inauguration Ceremony in KidZania Manila.

Timing: May 23, 2019

 

WHAT WILL A CONGREZZ KID RECEIVE?

  • KidZania Manila UnliPaZZ

  • An official CongreZZ Kid uniform
  • Exclusive access to new jobs and establishments in the city
  • Special invites to KidZania Manila events
  • Meet-and-greet sessions with real-world professionals

​PLUS,

  • Share your ideas to make KidZania Manila a better city
  • Connect with KidZania CongreZZ Kids from other countries
  • Be featured on KidZania Manila's publicity materials

 

Application is free!

Click here to submit your application

 

                 KidZania Manila reserves the right to, without prior notice or compensation to the applicant and his/her parent or legal guardians:

  • ​Cancel, reschedule  or extend any dates of the CongreZZ
  • Cancel, postpone, reschedule the program should there be lacking qualified or not enough applicants
  • Replace any  CongreZZ benefits listed

 

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