Two women in Chicago

Chicago magazine is looking for the area’s most eligible men and women to spotlight in the upcoming July 2013 issue. (Curious? Check out our Class of 2012 Singles.) Whether you have a friend you can’t wait to tell us about or you'd like to give it a go yourself, here’s the fine print: Applicants must be unattached; at least 21; current residents of Chicago or the surrounding suburbs; and can be gay, straight, you name it. Above all, we’re looking for folks who are accomplished, photogenic, and intriguing. In other words, Chicagoans who turn heads.

To nominate yourself or a friend, e-mail Include a brief personal statement (as short as a couple of sentences or as long as a page—and don’t be shy about singing your or your friend’s praises), a current résumé, and a couple of casual photos taken within the past year (in group shots, be sure to identify the nominee). Deadline for submissions is April 5, 2013.

We will contact potential candidates directly with more information. Good luck!