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Leonard Charitable Foundation is sponsoring an International Fashion Competition that motivates and supports talented fashion designers to create God-inspired designs.



  • Participation Beauty by God Fashion Show in Venice, Italy during Beauty by God encounter in Venice on March 2021.

  • Finalists will work with Aleona Isakova, an experienced haute couture designer who has dedicated herself to educating designers in a God-honoring and non-exploitive way.​​

  • Accommodations and travel expenses paid by Leonard Foundation.

  • There are NO FEES to enter the competition 

  • The cost of fabrics and other supplies used to develop a collection will be borne by the applicant. 

Submitted collections should be Inspired by the Bible.

Collections will be evaluated by a panel on the following four criteria:


  • Purity and righteousness

  • Beauty and freshness

  • Modernity and innovation

  • Mastery and quality

Dear designers,

It is with deep regret that we inform you of the cancellation Beauty by God contest 2020 - 2021, USA.  Over the past few weeks, the Charitable Leonard Foundation leadership and staff have been monitoring worldwide developments related to COVID-19. With many countries and regions recommending self-quarantine and many institutions strongly advising staff, faculty and students to restrict travel, we know it is no longer practical not ethical to continue with our International Fashion contest 2020-2021.

We will inform you about Beauty by God International Fashion Contest 2021-2022. 

Thank you again for you patience with us during this pandemic, please be safe!


Round 1 – October 1, 2019  through June 1, 2020 – Applicants submit portfolio (provide link of your fashion portfolio - fashion sketches, photos, any your fashion projects, drafts, costumes and fashion designs) for consideration.

Round 2 – June 1, 2020 through September 1, 2020 – Applicants selected from the first round submit their collection concept and six sketches costumes inspired by Bible.

Selection September 1, 2020 through September 15, 2020 – Winner will be selected to present their collections on Fashion Week.

September 16, 2020 through February 15, 2020 – Winner will create capsule collections - 5-7 looks inspired by Bible.

February 20, 2021 –  Winner will create and submit photos and video of  4 ready costumes  from capsule collection.

March 7, 2021 - Finalists submit photos and video of  all 5-7 ready looks inspired by Bible. 

March 22, 2021 - Finalists will arrive to Venice, Italy  with capsule collections inspired by Bible (5-7 looks) for Beauty by God Encounter and show.

​Winner collection will be shown together during the Beauty by God fashion show in Venice, Italy. 

For 2021 our focus will be on empowering and encouraging “young female designers” - based on Proverbs 31 women. Therefore applications for this event will be open to young female designers only ages 18-40 years of age.

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