Happy New Year from the Miss Black Mississippi & Tennessee USA Pageant!
As our State Queens are preparing for the National competition in August, our State Pageants are recruiting for the 2025 Pageant season. The Miss Black Mississippi USA Pageant is scheduled for August 31 - September 2, 2024, in Jackson, Mississippi! This Uptown-Funk is ready to showcase the latest talent that the state of Mississippi has to offer. The Miss Black Tennessee USA Pageant is celebrating Homecoming as they return to Chattanooga, Tennessee October 12 - 14, 2024. We're ready to host a round of talented, intelligent young women ages 13 - 45 who will represent on the National Stage in 2025. Interested in the opportunity to represent in 2025? Visit the links below to get started before our official March 1, 2024 deadline. All application fees and associated financial commitments are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Mississippi, apply here
Tennessee, apply here
In addition to contestants, the State pageants are seeking pageant enthusiasts to be Local and County Directors for the 2026 Prelim Pageant Season, starting October 1, 2024. These esteemed individuals will learn how to host, execute, and promote a preliminary in their hometowns or cities of their choice. The entrants will have an opportunity to become state delegates in the 2026 Miss Black Mississippi or Tennessee USA State Pageant. All details of the duties, expectations, and history of this opportunity are here. If you are interested in applying for this role, visit the link above to get started. The deadline to apply is February 1, 2024, with training sessions starting in March.
We thank you for your support of our State Programs as we continue to elevate and prepare for another journey to the State and National stage!