Become a Miss Tampa


Join an elite group of women!

Earn Scholarships

Many young women pay for their college education with Miss Tampa, Miss Florida, and Miss America Scholarships.

Make a Difference

Our program provides a forum for raising awareness and affecting change for social issues that are important to you.

Gain Experience

Whatever your career or academic goals, the skills you'll acquire through the Miss Tampa & Miss America Organization will help ready you for real world challenges.

Create Opportunities

Showcase your talents, be recognized for your knowledge, abilities, and meet influential people.

What Is Expected of a Contestant?

Consistent with the job responsibilities and the Miss America philosophy, women are being sought with the best composite of the following qualities and attributes of Miss America.

  • Role model who cares about her role and other women's roles in society

  • Physically conscientious women with a confident and commanding presence

  • An ambassador and public relations representative of the Miss America Organization

  • Considered both talented and intelligent

  • An activist on issues she deems important

  • Independent and eloquent communicator with the courage of her convictions

  • Accomplished individual whose diversity represents a composite of the "Best of Modern Women."

  • A leader by virtue of her experiences

  • One who takes personal pride in physical fitness and health

How the Competition Works

See how the Miss Tampa Competition and scoring works here.

Apply Now

Thank you for your interest in being a contestant in the 2019 Miss Tampa Scholarship Competition.  Please make sure to download load both of the files below that you will need to participate.

Below is the important date if you are considering competing:

Contestant Paperwork Deadline:  Monday, February 11, 2019, 5:00 pm

Space is limited to 25 Contestants and is based on the date and time when a completed Contestant Package & Contract is received.

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