What is a Miss America platform?

In 1989, the Miss America Organization founded the platform concept, which requires each candidate to choose an issue she is passionate about and is relevant to our country.

Where is Miss America headquarters?

Stamford, Connecticut
Miss America

Type Scholarship pageant
Founded September 8, 1921 Atlantic City, New Jersey, U.S.
Headquarters Stamford, Connecticut , U.S.
Key people Shantel Krebs
Website www.missamerica.org

What state is Ms America?

US State Abbreviations – State Capitals – State Links

US States, Capitals, and Government Links
Mississippi Miss. Jackson
Missouri Mo. Jefferson City
Montana Mont. Helena
Nebraska Nebr. Lincoln

Is there a MS America?

Ms. America® International is for women 40 years of age and up and the winner of the Ms. International™ is based on her ability to do consistently well throughout all areas of the pageant; judges competition scores, ads sold in the program book and People’s Choice thru Internet Voting.

What is pageant platform?

You know that all pageant women should have a platform, even if it’s not required. Your platform is the vehicle that gets you appearances & media coverage, helps you to stand out from other contestants and make connections to grow your network – and it’s the way you’re able to leave a legacy during your year.

What does pageant platform mean?

How do I compete in the Miss Volunteer America pageant?

To compete in the Miss Volunteer America Pageant, each contestant must qualify by winning a state title and submitting the proper paperwork. Please click the link below and visit our application page where you will be able to request an application to compete in our first Miss Volunteer America Pageant!

What is the Miss Volunteer America scholarship?

The Miss Volunteer America is a nationwide, service-oriented scholarship program based in Tennessee that seeks to empower young women across the country through educational scholarships and extraordinary opportunities. Become a Sponsor Now! You Could Be…

What should a platform mean to a pageant contestant?

Mayelin De La Cruz Gutierrez, Miss Grand New Jersey 2019, says this about platforms, “A platform is ideal for a contestant to have because you can learn so much from what they support and what they choose to advocate for.” Need more information on what a pageant platform is and what it should mean to you?

Why should I participate in pageantry?

Participating in pageantry is about more than just a crown and sash; your voice and your actions can influence so many more people than you realize and having a sparkly hat and sash can help to amplify anything that you want to bring to light.