Become A Contestant

Miss Contestants

Teen Contestants


We are now selecting contestants to participate in this year’s MISS TEXAS USA® and MISS TEXAS TEEN USA® State Pageants, the official preliminaries to the prestigious MISS USA® and MISS TEEN USA® pageants!

You could be among these contestants!

If you are female, single (never married, never had a child), a United States citizen, a resident of the state of Texas for at least 3 months prior to the pageant (or have resided in the state of Texas as a full-time student and will have completed at least one semester, trimester or summer session by December 31, 2020), and meet the age requirements*, we invite you to APPLY TODAY! Our program is designed to be an excellent vehicle for advancing your career and personal goals. As a contestant, you will be judged in three equal categories consisting of Personal Interview, Swimsuit for Miss Contestants/Activewear for Teen Contestants, and Evening Wear, and you will participate in two exciting stage shows. Performing talent is NOT a requirement.

To become a contestant in this year’s event, submit the information below and attach a recent photo.

Your photo does not need to be professional.

*Age Requirements

Miss Texas USA:
At least 18 and less than 28 by December 31, 2021

Miss Texas Teen USA:
At least 14 and less than 19 by December 31, 2021

Once we have received your information and photo, your application will be reviewed by our selection committee. You will be notified if chosen. If you have any questions, please contact the pageant office at:

All contestants must complete the Rules Affidavit

  • (If you were born in 2002, you can compete in either division)
  • Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png, pdf.