Miss North Carolina 2019- Rebekah Hodges wins Miss US 2020 at Nationals!
Date & Location
*Old Rock School, in Valdese, NC
*Saturday, June 27th, 2020
*A detailed schedule will be released after deadline
*Host Hotel: To be announced
Miss NC/SC State Information & Paperwork
Mister- Boys ages 0-12 Baby Miss- 0-23 months Toddler Miss- 2-3 years Tiny Miss- 4-5 years Little Miss- 6-7 years Young Miss- 8-9 years Junior Miss- 10-11 years Preteen Miss- 12-13 years Teen Miss- 14-16 years Miss- 17-20 years Ms- 21-39 years (not married/with or without children) Modern Ms- 18+ (married or not/with or without children/plus size) Mrs- 18-39 years (married/with or without children) Classy Ms- 40+ years (not married/with or without children) Classy Mrs- 40+ years (married/with or without children) BeYOUtiful Ms- Special Needs
EVENING WEAR (All contestants)
All contestants will compete in the evening wear competition in the gown of their choice (tux for boys). Each contestant will model before a panel of judges as they showcase their stage presence, personality, and confidence on stage.
Ages 0-3, BeYOUtiful Ms, and Mister: 100% of score Ages 4-13: 80% of score Ages 14+: 40% of score
INTERVIEW (Contestants Ages 4+)
Each contestant will sit down before a panel of judges for interview. Our interview questions are age-appropriate. The interview will last 3 minutes. *Ages 14+ will be required to submit a resume with the paperwork application.
Ages 4-13: 20% of score Ages 14+: 30% of score
YOUR CHOICE (Contestants Ages 14+)
Each contestant will choose which category to add for their additional requirement. CATEGORY CHOICES
Talent: Show the judges your skills in a 3 minute (or less) talent presentation. Judges will be looking for stage presence, entertainment value, and confidence under pressure.
Model: Choose an outfit to model freestyle. Our judges will be looking for confidence, personality, and stage presence.
Speech: Show the judges your public speaking skills and support an issue close to your heart with a 100 word speech. Judges will be looking for professionalism, content, and confidence.
Ages 14+: 30% of score
Eligibility Contestants will represent their county (or city) at State. County/City titles are first come, first serve. First State sign-ups get first pick of county or city represented.
Entry fees are all-inclusive, excluding the optional State Fashion Theme Wear.
EARLY BIRD ENTRY: $100 OFF! (Cannot be combined with any other discount.) DEADLINE FOR EARLY BIRD: March 28th, 2020. Ages 0-3: $300 Ages 4-13: $350 Ages 14+: $400
State Ambassador Program
To help with State fees, we have a sponsorship program in place- the State Ambassador Program. Contestants are able to earn their way to State, and even win extra awards!
Contestants may ask family, friends, or businesses to purchase a page in our State Program Magazine. These can be business ads or good luck wishes. Magazine will be in full color, and standard magazine size, 8.5x11.
Prices are as follows: ½ Page: $50 Full Page: $100
Send ads to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We recommend all contestants participate in the Ambassador Program, but it is not required.
State Ambassador Program Awards- (Prizes cannot be substituted or exchanged.)
*Sell the amount of pages equal to your entry fee, and attend State for FREE!
*Sell $100 more than the amount of pages equal to your entry fee, attend State for FREE, and receive an official State Ambassador’s Crown!
*Sell $200 more than the amount of pages equal to your entry fee, win all the above, and receive an official State Ambassador’s Embroidered Sash!
*Sell $300 more than the amount of pages equal to your entry fee, win all the above, and earn the State Ambassador’s Supreme Title, receive an official State Ambassador’s Robe, receive a huge State Ambassador’s Trophy, and instantly qualify for Nationals!
The Miss US Pageantry State Pageants has a growing list of sponsors. We are excited to announce that we will be awarding scholarships at the State level with 40+ contestants! More scholarships may apply!
FINAL DEADLINE FOR ALL FEES, ADS, PAPERWORK, PHOTOS: May 23rd
Once your first payment is submitted ($100 minimum deposit), your county, city, or region sash and crown will be sent to your address so you may begin representing your title.