|The 32nd Annual Miss Vergas Scholarship Program will be held
on Thursday, August 10th, 2017, at the Vergas Event Center.
The Princess Altona Program will be held in conjunction with the
Miss Vergas Scholarship Pageant.
The pageant will begin at 7:00pm. All seats are $10 and can be
purchased at the door or by any Miss Vergas or
Princess Altona Contestant.
The Miss Vergas Scholarship Program was established over
30 years ago by founder Shelley Bunkowske. Throughout the
years the program has helped to promote the post educational
dreams of many young women in our area. The program is
designed for young women ages 16-19 who live with in one of
the four school districts in Vergas which are; Frazee-Vergas,
Perham-Dent, Detroit Lakes, & Pelican Rapids, or whom have
close personal ties to the community of Vergas.
The Miss Vergas Scholarship Program is a four phase
competition consisting of Personal Interview worth 40%
of the contestant's score, Talent worth 30%, Evening
Gown worth 15% and On-Stage Question worth 15%.
Each contestant receives a score on a scale of 1-10 in each
phase of competition, with 5 being average. The winner of Miss
Vergas receives a $700 educational scholarship, crown, &
banner. 1st Runner-up receives a $200 educational scholarship.
The winners of the personal interview and talent phases of
competition also receive a $50 cash award.
The Miss Vergas Scholarship Program is designed to give
young ladies in our community the opportunity to gain
self-confidence, poise, and ownership of the
community in which they live.
|A BIG Thank You to
(Turn In Poachers) for the
continued support of the
Miss Vergas Scholarship
Program & to the
Vergas Lions for their
Support and Sponsorship
|Emily Bachmann, Princess Altona 2016
Desiree Bauer, Miss Vergas 2016