PAGEANT DATE: March 26-27, 2021
PAGEANT LOCATION: Grand Hyatt Buckhead, 3300 Peachtree Road NE,
Atlanta, Georgia. All pageant events will be held in the Grand Ballroom.
AGES: 4-25 as of June 1, 2021
SOUTHEAST COST: $300 includes registration and ad page (add on second title
opportunity for only $100)
SWEETHEART COST: $100 includes registration. No ad page is required.
DEADLINE: March 1 (to be in the program book and have ad page). Registrations will be taken after this date with a late fee of $50.
SWEETHEART TITLE: The Southeast Sweetheart title is a non-UNM title open to anyone. It has no contract, no affiliation with UNM, and no advancement to nationals. It is an opportunity to get stage practice and judges feedback. Anyone from any pageant system is welcome to compete for stage practice and interview practice prior to their national pageant. Sweetheart winners will receive a crown and sash, as well as judges feedback.
Safety is our priority
We will have safety protocols in place to keep everyone safe. In addition, each person attending will need to submit a signed Covid waiver prior to attending. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE COVID WAIVER. Waivers must be emailed to if you did not submit it with your application.
We will have a People's Choice contest and 3 winners will win their way to nationals as Miss Southern Heartland. People's Choice will be $1 per vote.
Paying for your fees and registering for optionals
CLICK HERE FOR PAYMENT OF FEES, REGISTRATION OF OPTIONALS, AND UPLOAD OF AD PAGE. DEADLINE IS MARCH 1 to be in the program book. Instructions are below:
Cover Model – Register using the link above and upload your photo. Be sure your photo is labeled name_division.
Supermodel – Register using the link above. Your cover model photo will be used for this competition. No need to submit an additional photo.
Role Model – Register using the link above and upload your scrapbook pages/documentation as a PDF file. Be sure your file is labeled name_division. Your entry can include letters of recommendation, photos of volunteer/service work, and show a lifestyle of service.
Bio Interview Form
Each delegate should type the Interview Bio Sheet and email it to by March 1.
We are excited to have Flirt Prom & Pageant as well as Ever Wild Boutique pop-up shops during the weekend.
Enlightened Expressions Gwinnett will be on-site during pageant weekend to offer teeth whitening services. To book your service, click here.
Hair and Make up Providers
A listing of approved hair and make up artists can be found here.
We are excited to work with Ty Myrick Photography to provide you with beautiful photos from the pageant. To order your photo package, CLICK HERE.
The UNM Nationals Forum will be taking place right after the pageant on Sunday, and Southeast, Southern States and Southern Heartland winners will receive 2 complimentary tickets to stay for this exciting event. Forum is an annual event at UNM that brings together our delegates from across the country to hear from our national director, national queens, production staff and special guests to be fully prepared for nationals. There will be in-depth sessions regarding the national walking patterns, national schedule, what to expect at nationals, interview tips, and more, as well as special guest Miss America 2016 Betty Maxwell!