(Open to Cabarrus, Rowan, Mecklenburg, Anson, Randolph, Union, Gaston, Lincoln, Catawba & Davidson Counties)

January 14th, 2017

On behalf of the Miss Cabarrus County committee, we invite you to become a contestant in our 2017 Miss Cabarrus County Scholarship Pageant to be held at the Mt. Pleasant High School auditorium on Saturday, January 14th, 2017 at 7:00pm. A reception and production rehearsal will be held on prior to the pageant (time and date TBA) at Let's Dance Studio for Miss/Outstanding Teen contestants along with their Carolina Princesses and a final rehearsal on Friday, January 13th at MPHS beginning at 6:00pm.

The Miss America Organization is one of the nation's leading achievement programs and the world's largest provider of scholarship assistance for young women. Our Miss Cabarrus County pageant, a forerunner to Miss North Carolina and Miss America, gives you the opportunity to experience the spirit of competition and personal growth, along with giving you a sense of personal pride and accomplishment that comes with community service.

Our pageant is open only to young women who live, work or attend school in Cabarrus County, Rowan County, Mecklenburg County, Anson County, Randolph County, Union County, Gaston County, Lincoln County, Catawba County & Davidson County. We accept young women whose age is no younger than 17 (at least high school senior) and no older than twenty-four (24) years of age on December 31, 2017. Our Miss Cabarrus County & Cabarrus County Outstanding Teen winners will travel to Raleigh for the Miss North Carolina and North Carolina Outstanding teen pageants in June, 2017.

The 5 areas of competition will include:
Private Interview, Lifestyle & Fitness in Swimsuit, Talent (90 seconds), Evening Wear, and On-Stage Question.
No two contestants can perform the same song, so talent request will be on a first request priority. Please call me as soon as you know your talent selection. You will need to write a 200 to 300 word essay on a community service platform you plan to promote if selected 2017 Miss Cabarrus County.

As a Miss Cabarrus County contestant, you will be required to raise a $100 donation to the Miss America national platform, Children's Miracle Network. Please view a message to contestants from Miss America at

You can compete in our Program Book Advertising Sales Contest. Award winner will be recognized on stage and presented $100.00 cash award. Not required of contestants.

Photo: You will need to send jpeg black and white 5 x 7 head shot photo to as soon as possible. Final Deadline for photos is Wednesday, December 28th.

Paperwork: Please email for contract and paperwork. Miss/Outstanding Teen Contestant Paperwork is due NO LATER THAN Monday, December 26th.

FINAL deadline for all advertising information for program book must be received no later than Wednesday, December 28th.

Miss/Outstanding Teen Contestant Paperwork due Monday, December 26th.

We welcome you to be a part of our pageant and will be glad to assist you.