Statewide Open & Sweeper Pageants
STATEWIDE OPEN FOR MISS CONTESTANTS ONLY: Contestant must meet all of the eligibility requirements outlined in the 2018 Local Contestant Contract including age, residence, citizenship, education, personal characteristics, etc.
STATEWIDE SWEEPER FOR MISS CONTESTANTS ONLY: In addition to meeting all of the criteria outlined above, the contestant must also have been announced on stage as a top five finisher at a local Oregon pageant in the years 2016, 2017 or 2018. Contestants who possess top five finisher status are eligible to compete in both the Statewide Open and the Statewide Sweeper.
Application deadline is May 8, 2018
The 2018 competition will take place May 12 - 13, 2018.
Open and Sweeper winners will receive a $250 educational scholarship (all scholarship rules and regulations apply).
Contestant must raise $100 in CMNH donations for each pageant in which they compete.
Open and sweeper titleholders will receive an official Miss America crown (this will be a revolving crown so it must be returned to the program following the Miss Oregon Pageant in June) and sash.
Like all state contestants, open and sweeper titleholders must raise an additional $500 in CMNH donations for the state pageant.
Open and sweeper titleholders are responsible for enlisting their own princess (ages 5-12).
Open and sweeper titleholders, along with at least one parent/guardian/chaperone must attend the Miss Oregon Spring Conference in Seaside May 18-20, 2018. Titleholders will be responsible for providing their own travel, meals (some meals are provided during the weekend) and lodging accommodations.
Open and sweeper titleholders must order (by Monday, May 14, 2018) their state competition swimsuit and provide payment for production attire by May Workshop.