Miss Black USA Competition
Preliminary competition for all contestants.
PERSONAL INTERVIEW (15%)
Personal Fitness (15%)
EVENING GOWN (15%)
QUESTION AND ANSWER (20%)
Ability to think fast on feet
Final competition for Top 12* contestants.
The 12 highest scores will make up the top 12 finalists – their slates will be cleared and they will re-compete in the following categories:
Question & Answer: 30%
Personal Fitness: 25%
Evening Gown: 20%
*the Number of top finalists is based on the total number of contestants.
Announcement of the Top Five Finalists and Winner
The top 5 highest scores will make up the top5 finalists (winner, 1st runner up, 2nd runner up, 3rd runner up, and 4th runner up)