things to know

If you didn’t receive a confirmation page stating your application has been submitted or having technical issues when filling out the application, then please submit application info and pictures to

Once you have applied, the organization will process and review your application accordingly. Contestants are selected based mainly on the strength of their application. If necessary, there might be additional phone interviews or video submissions as determined by the organization.

Pending on venue size, but typically Miss Cote D’ivoire Usa will have between 12 and up to 18 contestants each
representing a state in cote d’ivoire.

No. As long as you or your parents are from Cote D’Ivoire.

Yes. Miss Cote D’Ivoire Usa contestants must be at least 18 years of age and under 25 years of age by the date of the Finale Event.

Yes. Contestants may compete more than once, as long as the delegate has never been a Miss Cote D’Ivoire Usa titleholder.

No, contestants may not be married or currently pregnant.

There are a total of 6 competition rounds. They are as follows: Pre-Judging Interviews, Cultural Wear, Swimwear, Talents, Evening Wear, and Finale Questionnaires.

Yes, contestants are responsible for their own airfare & expenses. However, we encourage contestants to either do fundraisers or find sponsors to help either cover their expenses.

Only the Miss Cote D’Ivoire USA Titleholder and her Royal Court (1st & 2nd Runner ups) will be expected to stay approximately 1-2 days after the Finale for promotional purposes.

During the competition week, there will be a lot of runway training, Events, workshops, photo shoots and everything else to prepare for the final event.

Yes, hair and make-up will be provided at no cost.

Tattoos are acceptable if it’s not too excessive.