Contestants sought for Bristol, Forestville pageants

Who will be the next Miss Bristol, Miss Forestville, Miss Bristol’s Outstanding Teen and Miss Forestville’s Outstanding Teen 2017?

Would you like to earn scholarship money? Do you have a passion to give back to your community and help others? Would you like to improve your self-confidence, public speaking and interview skills? Have you ever wonder what a pageant or being a part of the Miss America local might be like? Do you have a talent?

If you answered yes to any of these questions then the Miss Forestville Scholarship Program is looking for you. The organization is seeking contestants. The Miss Bristol~Forestville Scholarship Pageant, a local affiliate to both Miss Connecticut and the Miss America Scholarship Programs, announced it is looking for contestants for its upcoming pageant to be held Oct. 29.

Miss Bristol 2017 is an open pageant, which means that it is open to young women ages 17 to 24 that live, work, or goes to school in the state of Connecticut. Miss Bristol 2017 will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship and go on to compete for the title of Miss Connecticut in June 2017. Miss Forestville 2017 is a “closed” pageant, which means it is open to young women ages 17 to 24 who live, work, go to school or worship in Bristol or has a parent who lives, works, goes to school, or worships in Bristol. Miss Forestville 2017 will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship and go on to compete for the title of Miss Connecticut in June 2017.

Miss Bristol’s and Miss Forestville’s Outstanding Teen 2017 is open to young women ages 13 to 16 who live, work, or goes to school in the state of Connecticut. Miss Bristol’s and Miss Forestville’s Outstanding Teen 2017 will go on to compete for the title of Miss Connecticut’s Outstanding Teen in June, 2017.

For contestants and interested applicants, especially for those who may have wondered what a scholarship pageant really is like, contact Linda Lubrico @ lubrico@sbcglobal.net or phone 860-302-2566.