2022 Virtual Preliminary Pageant Dates
January 22, 2022
February 5, 2022
April 23, 2022
June 16, 2022
Welcome to our Open Preliminary Virtual Pageant Portal!
We will be hosting "Open Preliminary" Pageants on Saturday, January 22, 2022, Saturday, February 5, 2022, Saturday, April 23, 2022 and will accept appointments through June 16, 2022 via our Google Meet Video Conference (similar to Zoom). Participants can apply for any open state, regional or country title, including Latina, and qualify to compete at Internationals on July 17, 2022.
All applications are subject to Eligibility Rules.
How to Compete for a Preliminary Title:
Registration Form: To apply for a title in your Division, complete the Registration form here and pay the registration fee of $375 (Sr. Division) or $175 (Jr. Division). Upload a photo of yourself. This should be a headshot, or waist-up photograph. Be sure to use a photo that is clear with good lighting. Upon registration, you will receive a delegate handbook to prepare for the Preliminary.
Virtual preliminaries require three submissions: 1) a delegate introduction video, 2) fitness attire walk video, and 3) evening gown walk video. Videos should be in 9x16 (Instagram Story) format and no longer than two (2) minutes each. Personal introduction should be one (1) to two (2) minutes. Videos should be submitted as soon after registration as possible, but at least 24 hours prior to Interview Day.
All delegates crowned at the Preliminary must accept their titles with the requirement to compete at Internationals. Be sure to review the other costs of participation at Internationals (travel, lodging, etc.) in advance of applying.
Prize package: Winners will receive a state crown and custom sash (via mail in 2-3 weeks), paid entry fee into the International Pageant ($425 value) which includes all optional competitions (except Latina); Queen's Swag Bag ($50+ value), Event T-Shirt, and Ticket to Coronation Dinner ($95 value). Winners must attend the International Pageant to collect the prize package (except crown and sash which will be mailed immediately after acceptance). Delegate must provide own transportation to and lodging at host hotel (at our discount rate).