How To Compete
Are you interested in competing for the title of Miss America or Miss America's Outstanding Teen?
If so, why not begin your journey with the Miss South Central Scholarship Program, Inc.
You must be at least eighteen (18) years of age as of July 31st in the calendar year of the State Competition in which she competes;
You must be a high school graduate or equivalent by July 31st in the calendar year of the State Competition in which she competes; and
You must not be older than twenty-five (25) years of age as of the last day in the calendar year of the State Competition in which she competes (December 31st).
For the avoidance of doubt, a contestant cannot turn twenty-six (26) years of age at any time during the calendar year in which she will compete at state.
For the avoidance of doubt, 13 to 17 year old high-school graduates, as well as 18 year old non-graduates as of July 31st, must compete at MAOTeen level.
Miss Areas of Competition
Talent - 90 seconds - 40%
In-Person Interview - 10 minutes - 25%
Evening Wear/Social Impact Statement - 20%
Onstage Interview - 15%
Teen Areas of Competition