Entrant must be a resident of North America (including All US territories, Canada and Mexico) Dual residency or residence at a military installation is allowed. You may represent your state where you were born, attended or attends school, have family or own property, currently work or live.
Elegance International Entrant may represent their country of origin or represent their heritage. Delegates representing a country must have at least 25% ancestry (e.g.: Ms. Ireland Elegance International must have at least 25% direct, blood-related Irish ancestry). Only one title will be awarded for a delegate to represent a country. If you win A title, you must agree to attend the 2020 Nationals to crown your successor.
Entrant must be in good health and must be of good moral character.
Entrant has always been female and was born of such sex
All delegates are required to stay at the host hotel on Thursday, Friday and
Saturday. You are also required to make your reservations under the
pageant group block. There will be no exceptions to this rule please do
not ask. If contestant's do not stay at the host hotel major points will
be deducted from the final score.
All state title holders are requested but not required to make at least
one to two appearances before the national event.
A pageant participant holds harmless the pageant
and/or it's director(s) and staff from any and all claims for damage to
any person or property by reason of participation in this pageant, or
subsequent events derived from participation in this pageant.
Delegate grants permission to the pageant director to use her
photograph or likeness for advertising purposes.
You will be responsible for transportation to the national event and
your hotel accommodations.
Entrant is allowed to have a modeling contract, commercial tie-up or
exclusive agency contract as long as it does not interfere with
representing this title. We do not authorize or permit the use of the
name “Ms American Elegance” or any other title with respect to the
pageant in any manner unless specifically approved by the director of
the Ms. American Elegance Pageant.
For Ms. Sophisticate division size is based on evening gown size 16W &
For the Mrs Division you must be married for at least 6 month and 25
years or older. Currently residing with your husband and not separated
or in the process of a divorce. Residency on a military base is acceptable.
For the Elegance International Division, you must be 25 and older and you can may represent your country or heritage.
You can go up a age division if you will be that age as of the day of the start of nationals.
All judges decisions are final. Refunds will not be given under any circumstances.
If selected as the winner you will be required to sign a contract stating you will arrange and make 24 Quality appearances during your reign. If you are unwilling to sign the contract you forfeit your title. You will receive some prizes that evening and the remainder when you come back to crown your successor.
As a American Elegance National titleholder, you agree not to compete in any other pageant during your reign for a period of 9 months from the date of crowning. If you wish to compete in a pageant after that time permission must be granted from the national office and the request must be made 30 days prior. The request must be made in writing by mail. The above rule only applies to National titleholders not State or Regional titleholder.
A pageant for any woman because all women are elegant and beautiful. No experience necessary.