- Parents enter photos of their babies. (All babies must be under 24 months as of January 1, 2014.)
- Members of the public view the entries and register to purchase votes to apply to the baby they think is most beautiful.
- Participants may vote as often as they like
- Voting totals will be displayed until the last 48 hours of the voting period. This allows for all votes to be audited according the Beautiful Baby contest rules.
- By entering or voting, participants agree to the contest rules.
The top three vote-getting babies will win prizes: $500 U.S. Savings Bond for first place, a $250 U.S. Savings Bond for second place and a $150 U.S. Savings Bond for third place.