Blank Children's Hospital

Entry Rules

  1. There is no cost to enter.
  2. Only parents or legal guardians may submit a child's story.
  3. Children must be current or former patients of Blank Children's Hospital (inpatient or outpatient care).
  4. Eligible children are ages 5-17 years.
  5. Children previously selected as Kid Captains are not eligible to enter the program again.
  6. All entries must be submitted online at
  7. Entries will be accepted through 11:59 p.m. on May 26, 2017.
  8. Your entry does not guarantee that your child will be selected as a Kid Captain.
  9. Those children selected as a Kid Captain will be notified by June 30, 2017.
  10. Children selected must be able to attend one of the home ISU football or basketball games.  

Those children/families selected will need to:

  • Have a parent/guardian sign a release form allowing their child to be photographed and interviewed for promotional purposes.
  • Be interviewed by hospital staff and photographed by hospital staff as well as Cyclone staff.
  • Join the team captains before the game.
  • Have transportation to Ames for the game.  

Nomination Form

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