AREAS OF COMPETITION
Two state queens will be awarded in each of our seven age divisions, determined by the highest combined score in Interview, Formal Wear and Fun Fashion. She will receive the custom International Junior Miss Crown, Sash, Scholarship, and other special prizes.
Volunteer State is a second title awarded in each age division and is optional to compete for. The Volunteer State titleholders are determined in the same way as the Tennessee titleholders. Both titleholders will advance to the International Finals in
The Woodlands, Texas on June 28 - July 4, 2020!
Interview: The interview competition is a great time to let the judges know just why they should pick you as the next IJM State Queen. The judges would like to see a kid being a kid and a teen who enjoys being a teenager. Miss delegates will have the opportunity to speak a little bit more about their plans for the future. All contestants should wear a nice dress.
Formal Wear: All delegates in Jr Princess-Miss divisions must wear a floor-length gown that is age-appropriate for the formal wear/evening gown competition. Gown fit & style is very important in the formal wear competition.
Fun Fashion: Each delegate will model an outfit of her own choosing. It must be age-appropriate, and it should portray the girl's personal sense of style and fashion. It can be as simple or ornate as she would like. Denim jeans will not be permitted.
Spokesmodel: Contestants must deliver a “speech” on their inspirations that include the phrase “I Just Might”. Speeches are timed but should range between 30-45 seconds. Time limit is 60 seconds. Entry Fee: $50
Talent: Performances may not be longer than 90 seconds. Music must be turned in on a CD and must have a definite end. All performances that require speaking or singing must use a microphone. Entry Fee: $50
Casual Wear: Casual Wear can be any type of casual clothing. Denim is allowed. Ideal outfits are winter/spring outfits and may include capris, pants, sundresses, skirts and tops, pant and blouse combos. Contestants can enter this Optional competition a maximum of twice. Entry Fee: $50
Photogenic: Photogenic pictures should be at least 5X7 inches and no larger than 8X10 inches, Black and White or Color. Photos due at registration. Contestants may enter an unlimited number of photos. Entry Fee: $50 (per photo)
Mini optionals awarded in each division for Best Gown, Best Fun Fashion, Best Interview, Best Interview Attire, and Best Personality. Entry Fee: $25 Each
Dream Model is a combination of the Photogenic and Casual Wear scores. Entry Fee: $100
Additional award opportunities in each division for Academic Achievement and Most Referrals Entry Fee: FREE