NATIONAL PAGEANT AREAS OF COMPETITION
Self Introduction – Little Miss – Ms Divisions will do a self introduction. Self introduction MUST be under 1 minute.
Baby Miss/Tiny Miss/Future Little Miss will not verbally give a self introduction but they will compete in this area of competition. Their introduction will be read by the emcee and must be written on the card given in your packet at check in.
Attire for this competition for ALL divisions : your Miss Heart of the USA National TShirt (you will be given this tshirt at check in), white pants/capris/skirt.
All Baby Miss/Tiny Miss/Future Little Miss contestants must be escorted on stage by an adult. The adult escorting the contestant must also wear a Miss Heart of the USA National Tshirt.
Formalwear – Contestants will be judged on personality, fit and style of garment (overall appearance), poise & smile (stage presence) and beauty.
Baby Miss/Tiny Miss/Future Little Miss divisions will need a short pageant dress.
Little Miss contestants may wear a long pageant dress. Not an heirloom or tea length pageant dress.
Petite Miss – Ms divisions will need a long pageant gown.
Photogenic – Each contestant receives 1 photogenic entry as part of their entry fee. Contestants can submit up to 2 additional photos for a total of 3 photos submitted as an optional for. Photos must be 8x10 and are turned in at pageant check-in.
Heart Wear – Show us your own unique sense of style. Model like you are in a fashion show! Item can be custom made or off the rack but must have hearts, red or pink incorporated into the outfit somehow. Remember … this is HEART WEAR!
Patriotic Wear – Show us your own unique sense of style. Model like you are in a fashion show! Item can be custom made or off the rack but must be patriotic in theme.
Interview – Interview is open to Little Miss – Ms divisions only. Attire for interview is the same as Self Introduction. Your Miss Heart of the USA TShirt and white pants/capris/skirt.
Essay – Little Miss – Ms Divisons can turn in a 1 page essay entitled “Why Community Service is Important to Me”
Contestants total score is compiled of Self Introduction, Formalwear and their ONE highest optional.