State Pageants

If you've been waiting for a sign, this is it!  In order to compete at Miss Black USA, you must enter a state preliminary pageant.  If you do not see a preliminary pageant in your state listed below, you may apply directly to the national pageant as a contestant-at-large here.

Miss Black USA is currently recruiting State Directors.  To apply, email


If Your State Is Not Listed, Apply At-Large Now