Miss Sanilac County Teen Scholarship Pageant Announced
The Sandusky Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce a new opportunity for young ladies in Sanilac County to participate in the Miss Sanilac County Teen Scholarship Pageant. The Teen Pageant is open to young ladies ages 13 to 16 and a legal resident of Sanilac County for at least six months.
Sandusky Area Chamber of Commerce Vice President and Pageant Director Sandy Miller states, “We have received such positive response from the community toward the Miss Sanilac County Scholarship Pageant, that we have decided to introduce a new avenue for the young ladies in our county to receive scholarship money to go to college or trade school.”
On November 20, 2011, Sanilac County will crown their first Miss Sanilac County Teen. This young lady will have the opportunity to work with the local pageant program as well as be a part of the Miss Michigan Scholarship Pageant. The Chamber will provide the $250 entry fee for the winner of the Miss Sanilac County Teen to compete at the Miss Michigan Outstanding Teen Pageant in June 2012.
The Miss Sanilac County Teen Pageant will help young ladies of our county realize their potential and prepare them as a future Miss Sanilac County Scholarship Pageant contestant. The Miss Sanilac County Teen Scholarship Pageant will offer the opportunity for young ladies to earn scholarship monies that will be put aside until they go off to college or trade school.
The Miss Teen Pageant will have the following areas of competition: Interview, Talent, Active Wear and Evening Gown with on-stage question. The Active Wear portion of the competition will consist of the contestants appearing on stage in the Miss Sanilac County Teen T-shirt, black shorts and athletic shoes. We are trying to promote physical fitness among the girls in our community.
The Miss Teen Sanilac County and Miss Sanilac County Scholarship Pageants are a local affiliates of the Miss Michigan and Miss America Organizations, the largest single provider of scholarships to young women in the world.
The pageant will take place on Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 7:00 p.m., at Woodland Hills Golf Course. Cost is $25 per contestant, payable to the Sandusky Chamber of Commerce. Applications are available at the Sandusky Chamber Website www.mi sandusky.us/chamber or at I’d Rather Bee Scrapbooking & More in Sandusky. For information, call Chamber phone at 810-648-4445 or Sandy at 810-648-3331. Application deadline is Friday, September 30, 2011. Space is being limited to the first 10 young ladies that qualify for the Pageant.