To become a contestant for the title of Miss Philadelphia’s Outstanding Teen, you must:

  • Be between the ages of 13 and 17

  • Be a Pennsylvania resident.

  • Be a United States citizen.

  • Meet academic and character criteria as set forth by the Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Organization.

  • Be in reasonably good health to meet the job requirements.

  • Be able to meet the time commitment and job responsibilities as set forth by the local, state and national competition(s) in which you compete including Miss Pennsylvania’s Outstanding Teen

  • Never have previously held the title of Miss Philadelphia's Outstanding Teen from 2019 and forward

For more information on becoming a contestant, email