"Home Competition of Miss Pennsylvania 1997 Heather Busin, Miss Pennsylvania's Outstanding Teen 2006 Tawni Darby and Miss Pennsylvania's Outstanding Teen 2019 Riley Evans"
Ready for a life-changing experience?
Looking to elevate your communication skills while making new friends and competing for scholarship?
Interested in the chance to participate in the 101st Miss America Competition?
If so, this organization is for you!
In order to be eligible to participate in the Miss Pennsylvania Scholarship Competition or Miss Pennsylvania’s Outstanding Teen Program, you must first win a local competition. Local competitions such as Miss Butler County and Miss Butler County’s Outstanding Teen Competition serve as preliminaries to Miss Pennsylvania
For Women Aged 17-26
Be between the ages of 17 and 26 as of December 31st in the calendar year of the State Competition in which she competes.
Be a US citizen Work, live, or go to school in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Meet character criteria as set forth by the Miss America Organization
Be in reasonably good health to meet the job requirements
Be able to meet the time commitment and job responsibilities
Be between the ages of 13 and 18 as of December 31st in the calendar year of the State Competition in which she competes.
Unless you are 18 years old and have not graduated from high school as of December 31 in the calendar year of the Miss Pennsylvania’s Outstanding Teen Competition; in other words, 13-17 year old high school graduates, as well as 18-year-old non-graduates as of December 31, must compete at MAO Teen level.
Be a Pennsylvania resident 6 months prior to the date of your first competition, or have been a full-time student for one semester in a PA high school, junior high, or middle school prior to your first competition; you must be enrolled in an accredited public, private, or home schooling program.