Become a Candidate
Why enter? Because you can…
- Gain valuable experience and develop life skills (e.g. interview skills, public speaking, interpersonal communication, social interaction, etc.)
- Earn quality scholarship funds for college, regardless of whether a title is won
- Find new interests and discover new opportunities
- Make lifelong friendships and relationships
- Learn to set goals, follow them through and exceed your expectations
- Develop a sense of responsibility for helping others
- Foster a positive, self-motivated mindset to achieve your goals
- Receive recognition for your efforts in bettering yourself and your community
Where to start? To become a candidate, you must:
- Be 12-17 years old regardless of year in school or be an 18 year-old NON-graduate from high school
- Be 13 years old by June 20, 2020
- Be a United States citizen
- Meet residency requirements for competing in a certain city or state
- Meet character criteria as set forth by the Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Organization
- Be in reasonably good health to meet the job requirements
Become a Teen Candidate Today!
Simply click the links to learn more
For Teen Candidates who want to compete on stage for a local title. Competitions occurring through March 14, 2020.
Awarding up to 12 titles!
The LAST local competition of the season for teens wanting to compete at Miss California’s Outstanding Teen 2020. Contact Juann Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org
For Teen Candidates who want to compete at Miss California’s Outstanding Teen 2020. Open to teens who either competed and did not win a title this season, or teens how did not compete at all this season. Contact Juann Smith at email@example.com