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Miss Nisswa 2019 seeks contestants

File photo from the 2018 Miss Nisswa pageant. Molly Johnson is Miss Nisswa 2018, Peyton Wicklund is first runner-up, and Eloise Gitchell is Miss Congeniality. All were crowned Saturday, April 7, 2018, at the Miss Nisswa Scholarship Pageant at Lutheran Church of the Cross.

The 47th Annual Miss Nisswa Scholarship Pageant and the Little Miss Program is seeking contestants

The Nisswa Youth Scholarship Organization is hosting the 47th annual Miss Nisswa Scholarship Pageant and 28th annual Little Miss program at the Lutheran Church of the Cross in Nisswa on March 23, 2019. The executive committee is now seeking contestants for this event. To be eligible for the Miss Nisswa Pageant, the girl must be in 11th or 12th grade, live within a 10-mile radius of the Nisswa Chamber of Commerce or have went to Nisswa Elementary school in any grade. The five areas of competition are interview, talent, on-stage question, evening gown and written essay. Registrations will be available by Jan. 15 with the due date of Feb. 15.

The Little Miss program is taking registrations now until Feb. 15. To be eligible for this program, the girl must be in second grade at Nisswa Elementary school. As in the past, three second grade girls will be selected for Little Miss. These girls will be partnered with either Miss Nisswa, Miss Nisswa First Princess or Miss Nisswa Congeniality for appearances throughout their year of service. There is absolutely no experience needed for this fun program and the first meeting is Feb. 24. For further information or a registration form, email or message the organization's Facebook page- Nisswa Youth Scholarship Organization.