we want you
PRIVATE INTERVIEW :
8 minute Panel Style Interview. Interview suit (may be a pant suit, jumpsuit, or skirt suit) or nice style dress. 50% of your score is based on how well you show the judges your ability to articulate, show confidence, are relatable, as well as your overall personality and appearance.
FITNESS COMPETITION :
You will need a solid colored ONE PIECE swimsuit. Nylons may be worn. We suggest sheer to waist nylons, they look the most natural on stage. The pageant will provide a wrap to be worn during the swimsuit competition. Sponsored shoes will be provided. 25% figure, fitness, posture, grace, elegance, beauty and confidence. During your year as a state titleholder your schedule will be very demanding, being physical fit is a very important part of the competition. Try to take 15 minutes out of your day to do something physical, even if it is taking the stairs instead of the elevator.
Floor length gown any color any style. 25% of your score is based on your poise, posture, grace, elegance and overall look, how well your carry yourself as well as how well your choice of gown compliments you.
Your opening number outfit will be determined by the director, unless sponsored.
25% fitness, 25% evening gown, 50% private interview. A top 5 semi-finalists will be selected from preliminary scoring, plus the fabulous face winner. The top six will answer an on-stage question. The judges will then rank the contestants in the order they wish them to be placed.
When you receive your banner it is time to make appearances. Go to your local newspaper or Chamber of Commerce and find the local happenings in your community. Select the things that fit into your schedule and that interest you. It could be a parade, or Special Olympics or Grand Opening to a new business. What ever it is, you will be strong and positive addition to the event.
All of the staff are volunteers and are involved in this program with the goal of making this event an enjoyable experience for you and your families. Please be courteous to them, they have a very tough job making the event go smoothly.
Ads are a nice way to showcase yourself, your title and the support of your community. Everyone is required minimum ONE ad in the program book. Look at the 2018 Program Book for ad page ideas.
A platform is something you do for someone or group that you are passionate about. No, you do not have to have a platform. It is always nice to do nice things in your community and there are many ways to do that. Volunteering in anyway on an ongoing basis can be very rewarding.
The participation fee is $395. Unless paid during the "Special Rate" time period. The participation fee can be paid by the contestant or may be paid by sponsors. What does a sponsor get in return for giving you money for your entrance fee. This is up to you. The best way is by doing an appearance or appearances in exchange. Most business would have to pay a model for appearances, why not you. You may list up to 10 sponsors in the Official Program Book.
WHAT DO I NEED TO GET STARTED:
Send your Application in with your $95 deposit, that comes off your entry fee. Everyone competing in the state competition will represent the area where they live or work with a "local title". There is a lot of pride representing your city or county in the state event and we are proud of you. After we receive your application additional paperwork will follow that you will need to fill out for the state event. You can pay your application fee by money order or via PayPal at email@example.com
**Please understand it is our long-standing policy that there are no refunds on any fees that you or someone paid on your behalf, once you have been accepted as a contestant. No exceptions.