The 2021 Miss District of Columbia Competition will be LIVESTREAMED on June 13, 2021.
Please read the eligibility requirements carefully in order to ensure that you are eligible for this year’s competition. There is no entry fee to compete in the Miss District of Columbia Competition. The winner and runners-up will receive academic scholarships. Miss District of Columbia 2021 will represent the District of Columbia in the 2022 Miss America Competition and will serve the Washington, D.C. community throughout the year, as a goodwill ambassador and promoter of various civic and philanthropic efforts.
Prospective Candidate Information Form
If you are interested in competing in the Miss District of Columbia program, please fill out the Prospective Candidate Information Form by clicking the link under the "Become a Candidate" menu tab. You will be provided updates and further information about becoming a Candidate.
There will be a free information session for all prospective candidates on a date to be announced. To reserve a spot, please RSVP in advance toMissDCAmerica@aol.com. You may also email with any questions you may have. NOTE: While the info session is not mandatory in order to attend the Preliminary Workshop, attendance is STRONGLY encouraged, even if you have competed at Miss District of Columbia before. Attendance does not obligate one to attend the Preliminary Workshop or compete. Please come out and learn about the process for competing for Miss District of Columbia 2021!
The Miss District of Columbia Organization conducts 90-second workshops in talent performances and four-minute interviews to offer feedback to prospective candidates. Only those who successfully complete the workshop will be permitted to compete in the pageant. The Preliminary Workshop will take place on TBD.
Those young women who attend the Preliminary Workshop for this year’s pageant must complete the 2021 Preliminary Fact Sheet. These completed fact sheets must be e-mailed to MissDCAmerica@aol.comno later than March 15, 2021 in order to be accepted for the workshop. In addition, all young women who attend the workshop MUST bring the completed 2021 Eligibility Checklist with them to the workshop. Note: Besides the form itself, candidates must bring COPIES of all required documents that prove eligibility. We will not be able to make copies that day and we must have copies that we can keep and review.
If you have any questions about the 2021 Miss District of Columbia competition, please email MissDCAmerica@aol.com. Thank you for your interest!