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GayCities is awarding $10,000 to one talented trailblazer.

Frequently Asked Questions


What makes a Stoli Guy?

Judges will look for these qualities in evaluating contestants:
  • He is authentic.
  • He genuinely cares for his community.
  • He is comfortable in his own skin.
  • He can entertain a crowd.
  • He has a personality you'd cheer for.
  • He is reliable and can be counted on.

How will GayCities and Stoli find the 2014 Stoli Guy?

  1. Recruitment: Guys (like you!) submit their information online and choose the city where they can compete.
  2. Live Events: Selected applicants will be invited to take the stage at a local venue to participate in a series of creative challenges.
  3. Online Voting: You can vote for one of the 12 local winners online. Voting results will be used as part of over-all contestant scoring in the National Stoli Guy Finals.
  4. Finals: A local winner from each city will be flown to New York City for the live nationwide finale.
  5. See the Official Rules for more details

When and where are the finals?

  • When: Mid-September, 2014
  • Where:New York City

What will the local winners receive?

  • The chance to become Stoli's local LGBT Ambassador.
  • A trip to New York City, transportation and accommodations courtesy of GayCities.
  • Professional photoshoot session.
  • Profile featured on Queerty.
  • $100 gift certificate from Andrew Christian.

What will the national winner receive?

  • $10,000 cash prize
  • The chance to become a national LGBT Ambassador for Stoli.
  • Exclusive interview and photos published on Queerty.


Begins 5/20 at 12:01 a.m. PT and ends 6/22/2014 at 11:59 p.m. PT. Open to men who are legal residents living in the 50 U.S. and D.C., are at least 21 years of age or older, have internet access, and the ability to travel to the Contest location sites on specified dates. To enter, complete and submit the Application Form according to the Official Rules. Sponsored by GayCities, Inc. 584 Castro St. #623 San Francisco, CA 94114. Void where prohibited. See full details and Official Rules.

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