Are you interested in participating in the Miss Rhode Island 2020 competition or the Miss Rhode Island's Outstanding Teen 2020 competition?  If so, please REGISTER HERE

The deadline to register for Miss Rhode Island 2020 and Miss Rhode Island's Outstanding Teen 2020 is February 1, 2020.

Workshops, events and rehearsals for the 2020 season will be held January through May 2020.

The Miss Rhode Island 2020 and Miss Rhode Island's Outstanding Teen 2020 Competitions will be held on the last weekend of April (April 26, 2020 with Mandatory rehearsals and interviews on April 24 and April 25).

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Miss Rhode Island's 2020 Competition

Miss Rhode Island's interviews will be held on Friday April 24th in Providence, RI.

The winner of the Miss Rhode Island 2020 competition must be available to travel to Orlando, Florida in the summer of 2020 to represent Rhode Island at the national Miss America's Outstanding Teen competition as well as compete in the 2020 Miss America Competition in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The Miss Rhode Island Scholarship Program Board covers the cost of travel for Miss Rhode Island 2020 to and from Orlando and Atlantic City as well as other expenses as apply.

The 2019 prize package for Miss Rhode Island included: 

Official Sash

Official Crown

Official Trophy sponsored by World Trophies

$5,000.00 Scholarship from the Miss RI Board

Full Graduate Tuition to Salve Regina (or 1/2 Undergraduate tuition, renewable 4 years)

$20,000.00 Undergraduate Tuition Scholarship (Renewable 4 years) at Bryant

All Expenses Paid Trip to the Miss America Pageant

Official Miss America Headshot Photo Shoot

Official Miss America Evening Gown $1500 Sponsorship from Infusion Prom and Pageant Boutique

Flower Bouquet sponsored by The Enchanted Florist

A Full Year Comprehensive Hair and Make-Up Services sponsored by Calma Salon

$250.00 Gift Certificate to Zoe & Co.

$500.00 Gift Certificate to Bella Sera

Personal Training and Nutritional Consultation Sponsored by Scott’s Fitness

And many other generous prizes from our gracious sponsors!

* Please note that the 2020 prize packages are subject to change.

Miss Rhode Island's Outstanding Teen 2020 Competition

Miss Rhode Island's Outstanding Teen interviews will be held on Friday April 24th in Providence, RI.

Competition Categories: 8 minute private interview; Lifestyle and Fitness; Evening Gown; Talent and On-Stage Question.

The winner of the Miss Rhode Island's Outstanding Teen 2019 competition must be available to travel to Orlando, Florida in the summer of 2020 to represent Rhode Island at the national Miss America's Outstanding Teen competition.  The Miss Rhode Island Scholarship Program Board covers the cost of travel for Miss Rhode Island's Outstanding Teen 2020 to and from Orlando, 8 days of food and lodging, the Lifestyle and Fitness Outfit, Opening Number Dress, program book and welcome bag, which are provided by the Miss America's Outstanding Teen Scholarship Program.

The 2019 prize package for Miss Rhode Island's Outstanding Teen 2019 included: 

Official Sash

Official Crown

Official Trophy sponsored by World Trophies

$1,000 National Scholarship (with the ability to compete for even more national scholarships at Miss America's Outstanding Teen)

$500 State Scholarship

$1,350 National Entry Production Fee covered by Miss RI Scholarship Program

Official Miss America's Outstanding Teen Headshot Photo Shoot and Farewell Photo Shoot sponsored by Daniel Gagnon

Salon Services and Spa Serves provided by Calma Salon

Gift certificate to Infusion Boutique

$300 Gift Certificate to Bella Sera

$150 Gift Certificate to Zoë & Co. Professional Bra Fitters

Personal Training and Nutritional Consultation for Nationals, sponsored by Scott's Fitness

One Year Tuition to the RI Ballet Arts Academy

1st Runner-Up Prizes: $250 State Scholarship and Official Trophy sponsored by World Trophies

2nd Runner-Up: $100 State Scholarship and Official Trophy sponsored by World Trophies

Overall Interview Award: $200; Overall Talent Award: $200

National Scholarships: In past years, our Miss Rhode Island's Outstanding Teen winner was also eligible to apply for the over $18 million in tuition scholarship assistance made available by the Miss America's Outstanding Teen Scholarship Program, including partial tuition (and, in some cases, full tuition) to the following universities: Auburn University, ECPI University, Hollins University, Nova Southeastern University, University of Alabama, University of New Haven, University of San Diego and Troy University.

* Please note that the 2020 prize packages are subject to change.

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Miss Rhode Island's OUTSTANDING TEEN AGE ELIGIBILITY

Please see:  http://maoteen.org/ageeligibility-chart/

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If you have any questions about participating in either the Miss Rhode Island 2020 competition or the Miss Rhode Island's Outstanding Teen 2020 competition, please contact Miss Rhode Island Scholarship Program at the contact us tab above!

 

Miss Rhode Island 2020 Rules

Miss Rhode Island Contestant Rules

You must be an unmarried female at least 17 years of age and no older than 25 years of age by December 31 of the year in which you intend to compete in the State Finals of the Miss RI Scholarship Program. You must also meet at least one of the following eligibility criteria:

  1. You have been a resident of Rhode Island for at least six (6) months preceding the date of the Stage Pageant

  2. You are presently a bona fide full time registered student attending classes at a college or university located in the State, and you have successfully completed one semester as a full time student (minimum 12 credit hours) at said college or university

  3. You have been employed full time (at least 35 hours per week) in the State for at least six (6) months preceding the date of the State Pageant.