We are the best pageant program in the Gaston region!
Miss Gastonia Scholarship Association, Inc.
The Miss Gastonia Scholarship Association is an official preliminary pageant program of the Miss North Carolina and
Miss America organizations, serving a ten-county region in the western piedmont and southern foothills area of our state:
Gaston, Cleveland, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Union, Rutherford, Catawba, Caldwell, Burke, and Polk counties.
Our program is committed to promoting the four principles of Miss
America: Service, Scholarship, Style, and Success.
Delores Cox serves as the executive
The people who serve on our pageant
committee are volunteers committed to providing
scholarship opportunities and enriching the lives of young women in our community. The cash and in-kind scholarships
made available to this year's contestants totaled more than $59,000.
sponsor the Miss Gastonia Scholarship Pageant and the Miss Gastonia’s Outstanding Teen Pageant each summer. The pageants are "stacked" pageants, which means two winners are
crowned – Miss Gastonia and Miss Gaston County and Miss Gastonia’s Outstanding Teen and Miss Gaston County’s
The four titleholders advance
to the Miss North Carolina Scholarship Pageant and the Miss North Carolina’s Outstanding Teen Pageant held in Raleigh
Don't miss the opportunity to be a part of our exciting pageant program ...
Your Crown Awaits!
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rights to the use of all information and photographs on this website. Use of our information and photographs without permission
is an unlawful violation of our copyright policy.
Crown photo courtesy of Lenn Long Photography