Miss America Impact On Society

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When I was 14 I began competing on the local level in pageants under the Miss America system. The Miss America system is one of the largest scholarship competitions offered to young women in America. There are five areas of competition, active wear, talent, evening gown, on-stage question and a private interview with the panel of judges. In my culture we do not really take part in pageants, despite that, my older sister had encouraged me to compete. I am now grateful that I decided to compete because it has had a positive impact on my life and has helped shape the young woman I am today. This has helped form my personal identity. Losing a competition could never break my spirit; it just encouraged me to work harder the next time. I do not consider
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