Miss North Carolina contestant requirements – Miss level:

To be a contestant in the Miss Capital City and Miss Clayton Scholarship Pageants, you must:

  • Be between the ages of 17 and 24 and a United States citizen.39013_414850143110_485916_n
  • Possess good moral character.
  • Have no criminal record.
  • Be planning to attend or currently enrolled in an institute of higher education (technical, community, 4 year college or university).
  • Be single and have never been married.
  • Meet residency requirements for competing:
    • Residency is defined as the mailing address of the location where you reside. Residency includes the contestant’s parent’s/guardian’s residence or the address of the attending school.
    • **NEW for 2015** – The Miss Clayton title is limited to contestants residing in Johnston, Wilson and Wake counties. What a proud honor to represent this area!
    • The Miss Capital City title is open; contestants from any county in North Carolina are invited to join us in March!
  • Meet character criteria as set forth by the Miss America Organization.
  • Be in reasonably good health to meet the job requirements.
  • Actively develop a community service platform.
  • Be able to meet the time commitment and job responsibilities as set forth by the Miss Capital City board.
  • Be willing to participate in four phases of competition including:
      • Interview, Talent, Swimsuit (physical fitness) and Evening Wear



    Contact us at directors@misscapitalcitypageant.com.