YOU could be the next Mississippi Plus America!

Now accepting applications for

Little Miss, Teen, Miss, Ms. and Mrs.

pageant categories

We'd LOVE to have you!

Review the info below and APPLY TODAY!


​To apply for a local Mississippi Plus America title; applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants for Miss, Ms. and Mrs. categories must be at least 18 years old by Oct 1

    • Teens must be at least 12 and no older than 18 by Oct 1st

  • Must have been born a woman

  • Must wear a size 14W or greater (Teens size 12 or greater)

  • Must live in, own property, born, previously lived, or have some affiliation with the State of Mississippi

  • Must be a legal US Citizen

  • Must have application submitted online.


Once the application is accepted, Local titleholders of Mississippi Plus America must meet the following requirements to compete on pageant night:

  • Once accepted, must submit $250 Delegate Fee. This fee covers the cost of your sash, print materials Mississippi Plus America official shirt and personal webpage. Can be split into two payments: 

    •  $100 entry payment must be made upon official acceptance into MSPA .

    • $150 balance due by December 31.

  • Complete at least 3 public/community service appearances virtual or in person (by April 1st).

  • Support the MSPA fundraising goal: ​

    • Obtaining financial support ensures we have enough funding for community service projects, social events, scholarships, cash prizes, and a successful pageant.

    • Your sponsorships, ads, pageant ticket sales and online voting also counts towards this amount that you raise.

    • Your fundraising affects how much is earned in prize money.

  • Support pageant event as outlined in the Delegate Handbook (*This manual is provided to delegates only).​

  • Maintain conduct and decorum to not violate Mississippi Plus America Conduct guidelines.


​Primary Categories (required)

  • On-Stage Interview (50% of total score)

  • Elegant Pant Wear (25% of total score)

  • Evening Gown (25% of total score)

Optional Categories (additional $20 each)

  • Community Service

  • Covergirl

  • Fashion Model Runway

  • Spokesmodel

  • Talent

  • People's Choice (online voting)


The overall winner of the Mississippi Plus America pageant will receive:

  • Official Mississippi Plus America crown, sash and bouquet 

  • *PLUS Cash & Prizes! (*Exact amount may vary depending on contestant's acquired sponsorships & expenses. A percentage of prize earnings that exceed the National Entry Fee will be awarded as cash prize.) Prize amount may also be awarded as a voucher for travel/hotel expenses to National Miss Plus America pageant.