August 26, 2023
Teen/Miss Candidate Application
The Miss Fiestas de Las Americas Leadership Development Pageant provides an opportunity for young ladies to achieve scholarships, enhance self-confidence, demonstrate stage presence, develop interview strategies, and cultivate communication skills. Through comradery, our Candidates will identify and implement service learning initiatives throughout the community.
Below are the requirements and awards for the 2022 pageant. These requirements may change for 2023 and those changes will be reflected on the website as soon as they have been finalized.
1. Teen Candidates must be enrolled in high school grades 10 through 12 for the fall of 2022.
2. Miss Candidates must be enrolled in a post high school educational institution for the fall of 2022.
3. Miss Fiestas De las Americas is a CLOSED pageant. Candidate may not participate if she currently holds a title with another organization. Winner agrees not to compete in any other pageants during her reign without forfeiting this title and scholarship.
4. Immediate family members of any Fiestas De Las Americas Leadership Development Pageant Committee Members or Calle Dos Cinco in Historic Capitol Hill organization may not participate.
5. All candidates must represent a Latin American country in their cultural platform. Candidates DO NOT need to be of Latino heritage.
All Miss and Teen contestants will receive a scholarship or cash award for their participation in the pageant showcase. Title holders will receive the following:
Miss Fiestas de Las Americas
- Queen: Crown, Sash, $2,500 Scholarship
- 1st Runner-Up: $1,500 Scholarship
Teen Fiestas de Las Américas
- Teen: Crown, Sash, $1,500 Cash Award, College Prep Course
- 1st Runner-Up: $1,000 Cash Award, College Prep Course
We’re excited to read your application! Please read the Application Packet before applying. Apply by clicking on the Apply Now button.