Every spring, Newsday picks their Project Prom Girl. This lucky Long Island high school student gets to be the belle of the ball for free-- but she has to trust Newsday readers to pick which dress she wears. Here, our winners from 2006 to 2016.
2006(Credit: Newsday / Bill Davis)
Bianca Velayo, the winner of Project Prom 2006.
Shavon Colon, the winner of Project Prom 2007.
2008(Credit: Ana P. Gutierrez)
Amanda DeAngelis, the winner of Project Prom 2008.
2009(Credit: J. Conrad Williams Jr.)
Jenna Zito, winner of Project Prom 2009.
2010(Credit: Bruce Gilbert)
Caitlin Warshauer, 2010 Project Prom winner.
2011(Credit: Alejandra Villa)
Steffany Martinez, winner of Project Prom 2011.
2012(Credit: Bruce Gilbert)
The Carbone quintuplets, 2012 Project Prom winners.
2013(Credit: Bruce Gilbert)
Danielle Trotta, 2013 Project Prom winner.
2014(Credit: Bruce Gilbert)
Kat Grandazza, 2014 Project Prom winner.
2015(Credit: Bruce Gilbert)
Lauren "Boogie" Brozoski, 2015 Project Prom winner.
Nabila Alim, 2016 Project Prom winner.