Entry Deadline Approaching for Miss SWOSU and Teen Pageants


Miss SWOSUDeadlines to enter the Miss SWOSU Scholarship Pageant and Miss SWOSU Outstanding Teen Pageant are coming up October 7 and 17, respectively.

All SWOSU students who would like to participate in the November 13 Miss SWOSU Pageant are reminded that the deadline is October 7 at 5:30 p.m. The pageant is open to all full-time female students enrolled on the Weatherford or Sayre campuses with a grade point average of 2.5 or above. There is no entry fee and sponsorships are not necessary. A meeting of the contestants is October 7 at 5:30 p.m. in the Memorial Student Center Skyview Room.

The Miss SWOSU Outstanding Teen Pageant is for girls ages 13-17 and is open to any girl in the state of Oklahoma. The pageant will be held in conjunction with the Miss SWOSU Scholarship Pageant November 13 on the Weatherford campus. This will be the third ever teen pageant on the SWOSU campus, and the winner of SWOSU's second pageant was Lacey Russ of Cordell who ended up winning the Miss America Outstanding Teen title.

Miss SWOSU Outstanding TeenThe entry fee for the teen pageant is $125. To be eligible, girls can not have turned 18 before July 31. The contract and entry forms are on the Miss SWOSU website at www.swosu.edu/students/miss-swosu/index.asp and then click on forms and resources for Miss SWOSU Outstanding Teen.

A mandatory meeting for all the teen contestants is planned for October 17 at 3 p.m. in the SWOSU Conference Center. The pageant is limited to the first eight teens who complete their paper work.

For more information, call pageant director Debbie Brown in the Public Relations & Marketing Office at 580.774.3063.