March 11, 2017  – West Johnston High School

The Miss North Carolina Scholarship Pageant will host the 2017 Sweeps pageants on Saturday, March 11th, at 4 and 7pm at West Johnston High School. The pageant will crown the remaining six titleholders who will go on to compete in the Miss North Carolina Pageant this June. Miss Raleigh, Miss Durham, Miss Winston Salem, Miss Eastern Carolina, Miss Crystal Coast, and Miss Old North State will each receive a $500 cash scholarship.

Admission for the event is $20 for both pageants. Local Miss America titleholders, Miss America’s Outstanding Teen titleholders, and Executive Directors are admitted for $10. Our annual cake raffle will take place during the two pageants.

Preliminary competitions for Miss North Carolina and Miss North Carolina’s Outstanding Teen will start June 21-23 at Raleigh’s Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. The Miss North Carolina’s Outstanding Teen competition will conclude with crowning on June 24 at 2pm. Miss North Carolina 2017 will be crowned at 7pm live on ABC11 and ABC11.com. Tickets for the event will be available in the Spring.

About the Miss NC Organization:

As an official state preliminary associated with the Miss America Organization, the Miss North Carolina Scholarship Pageant is a part of the largest scholarship providing organization for women in the world. Promoting an emphasis on academics and communication skills, the Miss NC Pageant is considered a launching pad for young women to further their academic and career goals. For more information about volunteering or competing, please visit www.missnc.org.
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