Miss alabama local contestant contract acknowledgement of understanding and six (6) copies of platform essay for judges' books six (6) copies of resume adherence to the rules and guidelines detailed in the miss america 2017 local contestant contract is critical to our program's success. As feminist carol hanisch noted in her essay “what is to be learned: a critique of the miss america protest,” most of us who were born female and are now, you could use your platform here to exploit another syndrome, the boys on the bus or bandwagon syndrome (see: media studies theory), and. The essay must be typed and will be included in the judges' books interview there will be an 8 minute interview with the contestant standing behind a podium before the panel of judges there will be 8 minutes of questions from the judges, no opening, no closing one third of the interview will concern her platform. There's more pageant coaching for you here click “see more” to get the scoop on what else we have for you ↓↓ 1 free guide: “3 simple steps to answer the j. A platform essay is a piece of writing in which you state and explain your position on a given issue or topic platform essays are a required aspect of pageant competitions, particularly the miss america pageant, but they are also important in local campaigns and school or college student body elections for platform. What you write will be what the judges know about your platform, your role in successfully dealing with this issue, and the role the miss america organization may play in your plan 8 this essay may include some of the following items (this is not meant as an exhaustive list): a clear definition of the platform and the specific.
All contestants in the miss america organization are required to complete two items the personal platform statement and contestant resume the judge's notebooks, which include the refer to the platform essay and resume tabs for complete instructions on formatting these you are required to bring seven copies of. 06 finally, each contestant is required to speak for sixty seconds about her “ platform,” defined by the miss america website as “an issue about which she cares deeply in her essay “i was miss meridian 1985: sororophobia, kitsch, and local pageantry,” donelle ruwe, phd, argues that by learning to think of beauty as a. Miss america a lot of girls wonder if your platform can truly help you win the crown there's even been an article on the pageant planet about why the platform is the least important part of your pageant preparation and this isn't true the platform matters when the competition is the fiercest, your platform is.
She's intelligence and humility she's fair and honesty she's miss united states these are not the lyrics to the song that is played after a contestant wins the ever- so coveted crown these are not lyrics to any song at all actually but why not aren't those all attributes most people yearn for while of course these. Contestant resume (click here for instructions, template & sample) platform ( community service) essay (click here for instructions, template & sample) recent headshot (at least 1000x1000 pixels) talent music in addition, the children's miracle network is the official national platform of the miss america organization. Shortly after becoming miss america, however, davuluri became the target of xenophobic and racist commentary in social media her win also instigated dialogue in india and the indian diaspora over the topic of colorism davuluri drew upon these experiences to promote her platform celebrating diversity through.
This simply isn't the case, as one can see while looking at miss oregon more survivors of concussions need to step forward and shed light on the issue, which is exactly what ali is doing she is using her platform at the miss america competition to bring a face and a voice to this debilitating injury the day. Miss new york gabrielle walter, a 24-year-old clarence native and university at buffalo law student, performed a broadway vocal and is campaign on the platform of dreamup america past miss new york winners to also be crowned miss america include kira kazantsev in 2014, nina davuluri in 2013,. 5 tips to perfecting your pageant platform for interview miss america hairmiss teen americamiss america crownmiss teen usarodeo queenpageant tipsthe charactersjunior miss pageantmiss teen pageant ever since the miss america organization founded the platform concept in. 'not a cinderella story': miss america contestants battle hardship to take the stage pageant dressespageant girlsmiss south carolinahealth coachweight gainweight lossevery girl130 poundsdieting tips miss south carolina weighed 234 pounds as a teen and is now fighting obesity as her pageant platform.
America pageant in atlantic city this essay is an exploration of the legacy of that protest in media discourse about the miss america pageant, and my highlighting of the stepford wives as part of that started requiring that contestants choose a social issue for their “personal platform” and even ceased. This “platform” is the “cause” you will champion and advocate during your year of service to the miss america organization here's an example – if your critical issues is hiv, your platform statement might be: as miss _____, i will advocate educating teenagers about the increase in hiv among a specified group your essay. A feminist analysis of nina davuluri's win as miss america miss america is indian-america feminism and miss america it's strange writing this essay as an indian-american i craved while nina's platform is diversity, she still fits a very specific box in terms of gender, sexuality, and indianness indeed.