Compete for California's Outstanding Teen

MCOOTLogow200•  Resident of California for the last six months

•  Must be 13 on the first day of the Miss California's Outstanding Teen Competition for the year in which she will compete

•  No older than 17 by July 31st

•  May NOT be 17 AND a High School Senior

•  United States Citizen

To find out which local competition(s) you may be eligible for, check our “Find A Local Pageant” page HERE.

(1) Eligible if the contestant reaches 13 years of age by the first day of the 2017 Miss State’s Outstanding Teen competition.

(2) This chart represents eligibility based on a potential contestant’s Age and Education. There are other eligibility requirements and rules including: Residency, Citizenship, Other Personal Characteristics, Contractual and Other Obligations, and any special requirements of the Local or State Organization. Refer to the current MAOTeen Application and Contract for Local and State Competitions for more detailed requirements.

(3) The last day that a local Miss Competition may be conducted in the State.

(4) In this case the contestant could also be a high school graduate or have received her G.E.D.

(5) In this case the contestant must graduate from high school or receive her G.E.D. by the end of the Spring 2017 school year.