Optional Contest

The optional contests provide more opportunities to showcase your individual interests, gain confidence, and be recognized for your talents. Each provides another opportunity to win!

A National American Miss special feature! The optional contests are judged by completely separate panels of judges from the panels that select the National American Miss & National All-American Miss Queens Titles. The optional contest scores have no effect on the Required Competition scoring.

Runway Model Search℠

Available to All Age Divisions

Each participant will receive a complimentary official rhinestone “Runway Model Search℠” pin.

The winner will receive an $800 cash scholarship, Official Crown, Banner and Trophy.

The 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th runners-up will receive a trophy.

$175 fee per entry. Limit 2 entries. You will receive credit for one entry if you won Runway Model Search℠ at your state.

Top Model Search℠

Available to All Age Divisions

Each participant will receive a complimentary official rhinestone “Top Model Search℠” pin.

The winner will receive an $800 cash scholarship, Official Crown, Banner and Trophy.

The 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th runners-up will receive a trophy.

$175 Fee per Entry. Limit 2 entries. You will receive credit for one entry if you won Top Model Search SM at your state.

Photogenic

Available to All Age Divisions

Each participant will receive a complimentary official rhinestone “Photogenic” pin.

The winner will receive an $800 cash scholarship, Official Crown, Banner and Trophy.

The 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th runners-up will receive a trophy.

$175 fee per entry. Limit 2 entries. You will receive credit for one entry if you won Photogenic at your state.

Casual Wear Modeling℠

Available to All Age Divisions

Each participant will receive a complimentary official rhinestone “Casual Wear Modeling℠” pin.

The winner will receive an $800 cash scholarship, Official Crown, Banner and Trophy.

The 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th runners-up will receive a trophy.

$175 Fee per Entry. Limit 2 entries. You will receive credit for one entry if you won Casual Wear Modeling at your state.

 

Spokesmodel℠

Available to All Age Divisions

Each participant will receive a complimentary official rhinestone “Spokesmodel℠” pin.

The winner will receive an $800 cash scholarship, Official Crown, Banner and Trophy.

The 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th runners-up will receive a trophy.

$175 fee per entry. Limit 2 entries. You will receive credit for one entry if you won Spokesmodel℠ at your state.

Actress

Available to All Age Divisions

Each participant will receive a complimentary official rhinestone “Actress” pin.

The winner will receive an $800 cash scholarship, Official Crown, Banner and Trophy.

The 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th runners-up will receive a trophy.

$175 Fee per Entry. Limit 2 entries. You will receive credit for one entry if you won Actress at your state.

 

Talent

Available to All Age Divisions

Each participant will receive a complimentary official rhinestone “Talent” pin.

The winner will receive an $800 cash scholarship, Official Crown, Banner and Trophy.

The 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th runners-up will receive a trophy.

$175 fee per entry. Limit 2 entries. You will receive credit for one entry if you won Talent at your state.

Free Optional Contests

Academic Achievement

Jr. Teen, Teen & Miss Only

Winner will receive a trophy and a $1000 tuition scholarship to the college of her choice.

The 1st through 4th runners-up will also receive a trophy.

Fashion Model℠

All Age Divisions

The winner in each age division will receive the Official Crown, Banner, and Trophy.

The 1st through 4th runners-up will also receive a trophy.

Most Promising Model

All Age Divisions

The winner in each age division will receive the Official Crown, Banner, and Trophy.

The 1st through 4th runners-up will also receive a trophy.

Golden Achievement In Service℠

All Age Divisions

The winner will receive a trophy.

Heart Of Service℠

All Age Divisions

Winner through 4th runner-up will receive trophies.

 

Best Resume

All Age Divisions

Winner through 4th runner-up will receive trophies.

Best Thank You Note

All Age Divisions

Winner through 4th runner-up will receive trophies

Miss Personality

All Age Divisions

The winner and 1st runner-up receive trophies.

Miss Spirit

All Age Divisions

The winner and 1st runner-up receive trophies.

Fan Club℠

All Age Divisions

The winner will receive a trophy.