North Carolina's 1st Miss Black USA, Amanda McCoy!
Official Preliminary State Pageant®
The Miss Black North CarolinaScholarship Pageant/ Miss Black North Carolina USA Talented Teen Pageant® was developed to promote cultural, social, and leadership status, on a state and national level, within the African American Community. It provides a forum for today's African American woman to express their viewpoints, talents and accomplishments to audiences.
The Miss Black North Carolina USA/ Miss Black North Carolina USA Talented Teen Pageant System exists to provide personal and professional opportunities for African American women and to promote their voices in culture, politics and the community. It is also one of the nation's leading achievement programs as well as one of the largest provider of scholarship assistance for African-American women.
The Miss Black North Carolina/ Miss Black North Carolina Talented Teen® competition judging system is designed to promote diversity, individuality and overall achievement among all contestants. Contestants are scored on a 1-10 point scale, in whole numbers, in each category. All judges will be educated on the Miss Black North Carolina USA® Pageant system and represent a variety of professional sectors in their communities.
Areas Of Competition:
Interview 25% / On Stage Question 20%
*Ability to think fast on feet
Evening Gown 20%