Our scholarship program is the only official local preliminary for the Miss Michigan & Miss America programs in the Downriver area. To participate, contestants must have resided in Michigan for the 6 months prior to the pageant date, be a female younger than 24 years of age, have never been pregnant, and have no criminal record. *Proof of eligibility is required at contestant orientation.
The young ladies selected to represent the Miss Downriver Program will promote their personal platform(s) throughout the 18 Downriver communities. Our title holders will also participate with other charitable organizations across the state of Michigan and will serve as a spokesperson for Miss America's national charity "Children's Miracle Network Hospitals".