The Miss Goldsboro’s Outstanding Teen Pageant is a preliminary that is open to residents of all 100 counties in North Carolina. Contestants must be a legal resident or a full-time student in NC for at least six (6) months.

There is a participation fee of $150 for Outstanding Teen contestants.

Our first meeting/rehearsal for the 2018 Miss Goldsboro Pageant will take place on Sunday, October 15 at 2:00 pm at the Acme Theater located at 111 S. Center Street. This meeting is for Miss and Teen contestants, Carolina Princesses, and parents. Please bring all completed paperwork, supporting documents, and talent music CDs to this first rehearsal.

To compete in the Miss Goldsboro’s Outstanding Teen Pageant, contestants must meet the following criteria:

■ Be a young lady between the ages of 13- and 17-years-old and not yet a senior in high school.
■ Be a United States citizen.
■ Meet residency requirements for competing in North Carolina.
■ Meet character criteria as set forth by the Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Organization.
■ Be in reasonably good health to meet the job requirements.
■ Be able to meet the time commitment and responsibilities as set forth by the Miss Goldsboro’s Board of Directors.
■ Must not be eligible to compete in the Miss America Competition.
■ Be willing to participate in five phases of competition including:

  • Private Interview with judges panel (6 minutes, no close) –  25%
  • Lifestyle & Fitness – contestants will perform a fitness routine that they will be taught during rehearsals; contestants are not allowed to make any modifications to the fitness routine – 15%
  • Talent – (1 minute, 30 seconds) – 35%
  • Evening Gown/ OSQ – contestants receive one combined score – 25%

Miss Goldsboro’s Outstanding Teen 2018 is required to attend Work Weekend in Greensboro on April 6-8; Miss NC production rehearsal June 2-3; and Miss NC pageant week June 18-23.


Outstanding Teen Paperwork

Teen Local Contestant Contract
Local Contestant Information Form
Commitment to Work Weekend and State Pageant
Contract Free Agreement
Teen Resume Instructions and Sample
Teen Platform Instructions and Sample
Social Media Policies
Age Requirements