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Become a Miss or Teen Delegate

Candidates in the Miss Montana Organization, at the state level, gain experience through participation in interviews, talent performances, public speaking, promoting individual social impact initiatives and social/digital media interaction. Cash and in-kind educational scholarships are available to all young women who advance to the state competition. As a state candidate you will have your own local title to represent for your year of service!

To become a Miss Montana delegate, you must enter with Miss America and interview for your local title.

Phases of Competition

  • Personal Interview with Judges

  • Onstage Interview

  • Talent Competition

  • Evening Wear

  • Lifestyle & Physical Fitness

Each delegate must also have a social impact initiative they will advocate during their year of service.


To become a participant for the next Competition Cycle (starting March 2024) you must meet all criteria as shown below:

  • Birth years 1996–2006 for Miss or 2006-2010 for Teen

  • Be a United States citizen.

  • Be a female.

  • Meet residency requirements for competing in your city or state.

Additional Requirements

  • Participate in fundraising for the Miss America Foundation.

  • Meet character criteria set forth by the Miss America Organization.

  • Be able to meet the time commitment and job responsibilities as set forth by the local and state competitions in which you compete.

  • Participate in scholarship and philanthropic fundraising for the Miss Montana Organization

*Both the phases of competition and age and residency requirements are subject to change

If you are interested in receiving more information about becoming a delegate in the Miss Montana program and fill out an interest form

  • Your entry fee includes your local crown and sash with your local title.


How to register in the Miss America system and for state competition. These steps have to be done in order for the candidate to compete.

  • Step 1: Miss America Program Registration: Click here to register.
    There will be a $39.99 registration fee for each candidate 

  • Step 2: State Competition Registration.  The state office will contact you once we have received notification of entry from Miss America.

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