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SWLA Mr./ Miss National Juneteenth Scholarship Pageant

2024 Mr./Miss SWLA National Juneteenth Scholarship Pageant 

Registration Deadline:  April 23, 2024

The Southwest Louisiana Juneteenth Committee invites females and males between the ages of 9 and 19 to participate in the Mr. and Miss National Juneteenth Scholarship Pageant.  We view the National Juneteenth Scholarship Pageant as an opportunity to shine the spotlight on our AMAZING young people.  This pageant offers participants an opportunity for personal development in many areas, including self-confidence, motivation, interpersonal skills, decision making, time management and communication skills. 


Each contestant is required to sell a table for the Pageant / Banquet (both are on the same day and are at the same time). Tickets are $40.00 each, there’s 8 seats at each table ($320.00 / table).

Information concerning contestants for the 2024 Mr. and Miss National Juneteenth Scholarship Pageant can be found by clicking here. 

For each participating minor, a parent/guardian consent form must be printed, signed and an original copy submitted by the first pageant meeting that the contestant attends. 


Applications due by April 23, 2024. (See below.)  

For more information, contact Brenda Andrus at 337-258-1666 or Liz Richard at 337-230-3119.


          Friday, June 21, 2024




          Downtown Convention Center, 124 S. Buchanan St., Lafayette, LA

In addition to internalizing the relevancy of Juneteenth,
Active participation prompts contestants to develop and enhance: 

  • Self Confidence

  • Self‐Motivation

  • Creativity Responsibility 

  • Time Management 

  • Decision‐Making Skills

  • Communication Skills 

  • Interpersonal Skills

  • Organizational Skills

  •  Leadership Ability 

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Registration fee waived for 2024 for all pageant contestants.

Join Us for the 
2024 SWLA National Juneteenth Scholarship Pageant and Banquet.

Purchase a ticket using the link below:
2024 SWLA  National Juneteenth Scholarship Pageant and Banquet | SWLA Juneteenth Site

SWLA 2023 National Juneteenth Scholarship Pageant 


Jania E'Lise Cormier,

2023 Miss National Juneteenth 

Carli Laine LeBlanc,

2023 Little Miss National Juneteenth

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