To gain poise, self-confidence, and valuable communication skills, the new generations of Asian Americans aim to change the stereotypes against Asians in America. The Alliance of Minnesota Chinese Organizations, in collaboration with Confidence Building Academy of Minnesota and corporate sponsors, announces to host the first Princess of Asia Year of Rabbit Pageant.
To Register, click on this link
Girls, up to 18 years old, who have Asian heritage either biologically or being adopted by Asian parents are eligible to apply.
Contestants’ age division is decided by her age as of January 1, 2023.
6 years old and under
7-12 years old
13-18 years old
Community Service takes 10% of the total score. It includes monetary and in-kind donations to people and organizations in need. It also includes your service (in hours) to the society. You will get the full score if you completed any (big or small) community service in 2022.
Formal Wear Competition takes 30% of the total score. Contestants will walk on the stage in the formal dresses of choosing. The dress needs to be appropriate for your age. There should not be noticeable make-up. Contestants will be judged on confidence and poise. The walking pattern is as below:
Personal Introduction takes 30% of the total score. Contestants will introduce herself into the microphone on stage. The introduction should be 30 seconds or less. You are asked to say your name, age, and something interesting about yourself. Contestants will be judged on public speaking skills and stage presence.
On-stage Question takes 30% of the total score. Contestants will draw a question from the Emcee and be given 30 seconds to answer it. The list of potential questions will be emailed to contestants once her registration is completed so that she can prepare them ahead of them. Please DO NOT memorize answers. They will be judged on communication skills and personality.
Awards and Prizes：
There is one winner in each age division. The prize package is worth more than $1500! The three winners will each receive:
Crown; Banner; Cash $200; Certificate; Professional photoshoot; Gifts from Mall of America; 1-hour consultation from Confidence Building Academy of Minnesota; VIP Appearances at various events; More Sponsor gifts/gift cards/services to come…
Registration Fee is $50 including the orientation and group training from Confidence Building Academy of Minnesota.
The deadline for registration is January 10, 2023.
The time and place of the orientation and group training is listed below:
Time：9:30-11:30AM on Saturday, January 14, 2023.
1399 Eustis Street, St. Paul, MN 55108
The time and place of the Inaugural Princess of Asia Year of Rabbit Pageant is as following:
Time: 1:00-2:00PM on Sunday, January 22, 2023 (The Lunar New Year)
Where：Rotunda, Mall of America
Contact person: Meiyuan 612-968-1018