Royal Queen-The contestant with the highest overall score will be awarded the Royal Queen title and will not be available for divisional titles.
Miss Congeniality-The recipient of the Congeniality Award is the contestant who is judged by her peers to be the most congenial, charismatic, and inspirational pageant participant.
Spirit of Pageantry Award-This award is given by the All American Pageant staff to the contestant who best represents all that is good in pageantry: sportsmanship, sisterhood, and teamwork.
Director's Award-This award is given by the All American Pageant director to the contestant who best demonstrates time management, dedication to pageant, and compassion towards fellow contestants.
People's Choice Award-This award is given to the contestant with the most votes from the general public.
Supermodel with Style-Contestants have the opportunity to strut their stuff as a supermodel and spokesmodel for their state or region. Contestants entered in this competition will be judged on their "Show Me Your State" outfit and speech regarding your state.
Talent-For this category, the contestant must prepare a 2-3 minute talent. No matter what your skill level, this competition provides the perfect setting to showcase each contestant.
Photogenic-Based on the contestant who photographs “naturally”, the contestant's headshot may be casual or professional, but not larger than 8x10.
Community Service- For this competition, the judges look at the contestant's involvement in the community. Contestants must submit a community service resume to the national office by the entry deadline.
All contestants are scored individually in the following areas:
Interview (50%)-The interview is panel style for 5 minutes. Each contestant will be interviewed by a group of judges. Interview counts as 50% of a contestant's score.
Runway/Fashion Wear (25%)-Runway Fashion wear is an outfit that you would see in a runway fashion show. Runway Fashion wear counts as 25% of a contestant's score.
Evening Wear (25%)-Contestants are encouraged to choose an evening gown that fits their personally and personal style. Evening Gown counts as 25% of a contestant's score
Since there is no comparative judging, contestant's
scores reflect their individual performances.
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Areas of Competition
*Each contestant receives entry to ONE optional competition which must be designated. The entry fee is $50 for additional entry to optional competitions.