DATE & LOCATION

  • Date: April 26-28, 2019

    • April 26- Evening rehearsals 7pm-9pm

    • April 27-

      • Interviews 8am-10am

      • Rehearsals 10am-12pm

      • Younger Divisions Pageant 2pm-5pm

      • Older Divisions Pageant 6pm-9pm

  • Location: Marriott Marquis Downtown Houston, TX

RULES & ELIGIBILITY

  • Ages are as of January 1, 2019

  • Natural born female

  • U.S. citizen

  • Be of good moral character

    • Never posed nude in print or any other medium; past or present

  • Residency

    • Six months of primary residency in state prior to the state pageant

      OR

    • Full time student one semester/quarter/trimester/summer session prior to the state pageant


DIVISIONS

Mrs. United States®

  • Married women ages 21+

  • Must currently be married at the time of competition

  • May or may not have previously given birth

Ms. Woman United States®

  • Ages 36+

  • May or may not have previously been married and/or given birth

  • Must not be married at the time of competition

Ms. United States®

  • Ages 20-29

    • Must have previously been married and/or given birth

    • Must not be married at the time of competition

  • Ages 30-35

    • May or may not have been previously married and/or given birth

    • Must not be married at the time of competition

Miss United States®

  • Ages 20-29

  • Must never have been married or given birth

Miss Teen United States®

  • Ages 16-19

  • Must never have been married or given birth

Miss Junior Teen United States®

  • Ages 13-15

  • Must never have been married or given birth

Miss Pre-Teen United States®

  • Ages 10-12

Little Miss United States®

  • Ages: 8-9


FORMAT

Our competition consists of four areas: PRIVATE INTERVIEW, SWIMSUIT & SPORTSWEAR, EVENING GOWN and ON-STAGE QUESTION.

PRIVATE INTERVIEW

All delegates compete in a round-robin style private interview for 3 minutes at a time with the judges. Private interview accounts for 25% of the overall score.

SWIMSUIT & SPORTSWEAR

Little Miss & Pre-Teen delegates compete on-stage in sportswear outfits to show off their personality, while Jr. Teen and up compete in swimsuit to display their physical fitness and on-stage confidence. This portion of the competition accounts for 25% of the overall score.

EVENING GOWN

All delegates compete on-stage in the evening gown competition to show their poise. Evening gown accounts for 25% of the overall score.

ON-STAGE QUESTION

The top 5 delegates in each division compete in on-stage question. Each delegate in the Little Miss, Pre-Teen, Jr. Teen, Teen, Ms., & Ms. Woman division is given 30 seconds to answer a pre-determined question, while Miss delegates are given a 1-minute press conference style questioning from the judges.