This is a local preliminary to the Miss Arkansas and Teen Pageants. I must reside in; or be enrolled in and physically attending classes on a full-time basis at an accredited college or university in; or be employed in on a full-time basis in the following Arkansas counties: Benton, Crawford, Franklin, Johnson, Logan, Pope, Sebastian, Scott, Washington and Yell.
SPONSORSHIP FEE FOR MISS & TEEN CONTESTANTS
Teen and Miss contestants are required to secure a sponsor for $150. This can be funded by yourself,a business, family members or friends, anyone willing to sponsor you. The $150.00 Sponsorship Fee can be paid via our PayPal account or in person at rehearsal.
CHILDREN'S MIRACLE NETWORK REQUIREMENT
Miss participants must have confirmation of $100 raised for the Children’s Miracle Network, Miss America’s National Platform. Miss and Teen participants must set up a web account at www.missamerica4kids.org. At that website go to the “New Contestants” link if you do not already have an active account. This is a national rule and must be completed to compete.
The Pageant has maintained a tradition of empowering young women to achieve their personal and professional goals while providing a forum in which to express their opinions, talents and intelligence. Enabling them to meet their academic goals while also supporting the largest scholarship provider for women in the world, the Miss America Pageant.