Welcome to the Miss Washtenaw County Pageant family and congratulations on taking your first step towards the title of Miss America’s Outstanding Teen 2020! We will be presenting our annual pageant at the Washington Street Education Center on Saturday October 27, 2018 at 6:30 PM, and are excited that you want to be a part of it!
Please take the time to read the entire contents of the Become MWCOT webpage and the welcome letter. The webpage includes all of the forms that you will need as a contestant, as well as information to help you as you prepare for competition. Feel free to contact me by phone or email at anytime if you have questions.
Parents: please take the time to read the “what to expect” letter (also known as the money part) – we want to make sure you know the financial ramifications of pageant life!
Eligibility Miss Washtenaw County's Outstanding Teen is a preliminary pageant to the Miss Michigan's Outstanding Teen Pageant to be held in June 2019. MWCOT is open to teens ages 12-17 (must be 13 by the first day of competition for Miss Michigan’s Outstanding Teen in June 2019) who are not eligible to compete in the Miss Division* and reside in Michigan. To enter, there is a $100 entry fee, payable to Miss Washtenaw County Scholarship Program. *If you are 17-years-old and starting your senior year of high school in the Fall of 2018, you are eligible to compete in the Miss age division.
Create a personal platform statement following these instructions (an example is included)
Create a fact sheet/resume following these instructions (an example is included)
We will be accepting applications with completed paperwork for MWCOT 2018 until October 5, 2018. Material MUST be mailed via physical mail. No e-mailed materials will be allowed, unless noted in the welcome letter. Talent will be registered on a first come, first served basis.
October 5, 2018 - Applications, headshot, and entry fee due *** All paperwork due if you are NOT able to attend orientation on October 14
October 14, 2018 - talent music/platform statement/platform resume/official MAOT local contract due * Orientation and rehearsal 2-4 PM (Not mandatory, but STRONGLY encouraged!) This will be the only opportunity to learn the fitness routine and additional production info * Orientation location: Washington Street Education Center, 500 Washington St., Chelsea MI
October 27, 2018 - Miss Washtenaw County's Outstanding Teen Pageant * Pageant location: Washington Street Education Center, 500 Washington St., Chelsea MI
***All deadlines are absolute. Late entries of any kind will not be accepted. ***