Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
GOALS FOR MISS CURLY SELF-eSTEAM PAGEANT
To provide an opportunity to recognize and appreciate the beauty of culture, kinks, curls and even frizz.
Create a platform for innovative ideas to get exposure.
Increase engagement in the technology, science, engineering and other career fields where women are under represented
This segment is a chance to don traditional and or cultural garments representing the community contestants are representing.
HEALTHY & ACTIVE LIFESYLES
This segment is to replace the traditional swimsuit only portion of pageants. Contestants can wear whatever accessories and outfits represent the way they stay healthy or are active!
This segment is optional and will allow for a 3 minute or less performance of choice.
Contestants will describe their connection to, aspiration for and/or achievements to STEAM. They will also share their idea, product, or process to address the needs of the curly hair community.