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MISS BLACK NEW YORK USA SEEKS CONTESTANTS
NEW YORK, NY - Sept. 8, 2003 (Send2Press Newswire) -- The Miss Black New
York USA (www.missblackusa.org) will be accepting applications and fees
from contestants through to deadline date, November 1, 2003. Contestants
must be United States citizens, single (unmarried) females between the
ages of 18 and 27 at time of competition. In addition, contestants must be
residents of the state of New York.
The state competition is traditionally held each year between October and
March. The 2004 Miss Black New York USA Pageant will be held on Saturday,
May 1, 2004. The national competition will be in August 2004. The
nationally televised event showcases the best of African-American
womanhood from all fifty states and the US Virgin Islands.
Contestants of the state pageant will have the opportunity to win not only
the official Miss Black New York USA Crown and embroidered sash, but a
coveted College Scholarship, together with an all expenses paid vacation,
a one year membership to a fitness club, a complimentary photography
session, and many more great prizes to be announced.
The Miss Black New York USA Pageant aims to give young, talented
African-American women a platform to impact their community while gaining
statewide and national exposure. It is an opportunity for these young
women to obtain a sense of well-being and self-confidence by competing for
a prestigious title that will continue to enhance their lives.
Established in 1986, the Miss Black USA Scholarship and Development
Foundation has been the preeminent pageant for women of color. Since that
time, ten titleholders, hundreds of state titleholders and thousands of
local contenders have made The Miss Black USA Pageant a national
The Miss Black USA Organization is a non-profit entity designed to
develop, celebrate, and assist with the educational goals of
African-American women. The Miss Black USA Organization believes minority
women should be economically empowered, politically astute, spiritually
centered, and civic minded. Their mission and daily activities support
that development process.
The official website for the Miss Black USA Organization is:
Company Website: www.missblackusa.org
Source of News:
The Miss Black USA Organization
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