Each Miss Illinois candidate participates in an individual 10-minute press conference-style interview with our panel of judges. Candidates are asked questions from their resume, social impact initiative, education, career goals, and other topics decided by the judging panel.Talent:
Candidates perform a 90 second talent of their own choosing. Some possible talents include singing, dancing, gymnastics, instrumental music, monologues, baton twirling, etc.Talent Track Information
Candidates model on stage in an outfit of her own choosing, representative of what she would wear to a formal, black tie social event. On-Stage Interview/Social Impact Initiative Pitch:
Candidates will be asked one question written by the judges as a continuation of their Private Interview followed by a 30-second statement promoting her social impact initiative.
Required documents and due dates can be found on the Instructions for Miss Illinois Paperwork
Sweeps/At-Large/Fair/Festival/College/University titles are required to self pay the MAO registration of $325 and may elect to purchase a crown & sash.