Scoring Criteria

​Kentucky's Tiny Miss, Ages 3-5
Kentucky's Little Miss, Ages 6-7
Kentucky's Petite Miss, Ages 8-9
Kentucky's Young Miss, Ages 10-11 
Kentucky's Junior Miss, Ages 12-14
Kentucky's Teen Miss, Ages 15-18
Kentucky's Miss, Ages 19-24
Please enter based on your age the day of the pageant.
Contestants may choose to advance up to the next age division.
While unlikely, divisions may be added, combined or split
depending on total number of contestants registered.
​​25%- PRIVATE INTERVIEW (AGES 8 & UP) : Ability to communicate effectively in interview. Questions will be personality driven. Junior Miss, Teen Miss and Miss will receive instructions on completing a resume. Ages 8-9 and 10-11 will not be required to complete the resume. Please wear a nice dress or outfit that reflects your personality. No glitzy cocktail, formal or casual attire, please. Time is 3 minutes. Click here for additional sample questions. 
Contestants will appear in their complimentary official event tee (ordered when you submit your registration form & picked up at registration) Tee is to be worn with any black bottom (pants, capris, shorts, skirt- please keep length modest!) and shoes of your choice. Please accessorize as you wish! Contestants will deliver a personal introduction to include their name, hometown and one fun fact. Please keep intro time to a maximum of 30 seconds. 
25%- FUN FASHION MODELING: This category is fun and upbeat! Outfits should be an age appropriate reflection of her style and personality. We are not looking for casual attire, but instead glamorous look that is red carpet ready! Contestants will be expected to follow the provided walking pattern but may model as they like at each X.
25%- EVENING GOWN: The judges will not be scoring the dress itself but will be looking for a complimentary color, style, and fit for the contestant. Contestants will be expected to follow the provided walking pattern but may model as they like at each X.
You will deliver your introduction
at X #2. The mic will be held by a
reigning queen. Do not touch the


​Optional contests do not affect the overall results of the pageant, but do offer fun ways for each girl to showcase herself and be considered for additional titles! We offer Academic Achievement, Community Service and Essay included with your entry.
Additional optional categories including Photogenic, Photogenic Portfolio, Talent, Blue Jeans and Bling, and Promising Model can be entered for $25 each - or you can enter all five of these categories for $100! Ages 7 and under may also enter Optional Interview for $25. A great way to get practice without it affecting your score. You will receive all the details on optional contest entry in your welcome packet!