Education must not simply teach work—it must teach Life. The Talented Tenth of the Negro race must be made leaders of thought and missionaries of culture among their people.
— W.E.B. Dubois, "The Talented Tenth"

Miss Black American Teen Prize Package

Miss Black American Teen - $5,000 Academic Scholarship

Miss Black American Preteen - $1,500 Academic Scholarship

Miss Black American Princess - $1,500 Academic Scholarship


Miss Black American Teen - Ages 14-17 (Middle school / High School)

Miss Black American Preteen - Ages 10-13 (Elementary School / Middle School)

Miss Black American Princess - Ages 5-9 (Elementary School)

  • You must be single and never married.
  • You must not be the parent of any children. 
  •  You must be a United States citizen or have legal residency in the United States. 
  • You must have female as the designated gender on your birth certificate. 
  • You must be in excellent physical and mental health.