Sunday, May 19, 2024

Applications sought for Miss East Cascades pageant


The annual competition for Miss East Cascades 2023 will be held this December at the Numerica Performing Arts Center in Wenatchee for distinguished young ladies from Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan counties. The Miss East Cascades Scholarship Organization is a non-profit run entirely by dedicated volunteers. To apply for the this year’s pageant:

  • All applicants must be female and at least 19 years of age but not older than 26 on December 31st of the year she competes at Miss America. She must be in good health and a United States citizen. Entrants must be single, never have been married, nor had marriage annulled. She must not be, nor ever have been pregnant.
  • All applicants, before submitting their local application, must register with the Miss America Program and submit their $35 registration fee.
  • All candidates are strongly urged to attend each rehearsal, group appearance and all dates listed in the Program Calendar. The candidate selected for the responsibility of serving as Miss East Cascades must be available to serve as the official hostess of East Cascades until the following Miss East Cascades and Teen competition. She will also compete in the Miss Washington Scholarship Pageant competition in June/ July 2023. As the Miss East Cascades Scholarship Organization supports education, every effort will be made to accommodate her school schedule.

Candidates must meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • Resides in Chelan, Douglas, Okanogan, Grant or Kittitas County;
  • Resides with a parent who resides in one of the above counties but attends college elsewhere;
  • Is a full-time high school or college student in one of the above counties;
  • Is a part-time college student in one of the above counties;

• Works full-time or part-time in one of the above counties.

If you meet all of the requirements, please submit either the paper or online application at We recommend that your parent or guardian join you at the introductory meeting. You may need to provide a copy of your birth certificate, driver’s license, or official school transcript to confirm your eligibility.


No comments on this item Please log in to comment by clicking here