INTERVIEW (20%)

Miss UltimateBeauty of America® queens must be articulate with excellent social and conversational skills. Titleholders must be able to express themselves clearly, diplomatically, and must project a pleasant personality at all times.

Interviews are conducted panel style for a duration of 5 minutes.  Focuses primarily on contestants personal information (e.g., hobbies, ambition, platform, etc.) but may include opinion questions that require general knowledge of social and current events. 
Wear a dress, cocktail suit, or pantsuit for the interview competition.

*Miss, Teen, Pre-Teen, Ms/Mrs, and Ms.Plus Contestants only*
Judging criteria:  conversational skill, personality, demeanor, beauty, grooming, and fashion sense.

SWIMSUIT/ FITNESS (20%)

Miss Ultimate Beauty of America® titleholders must exemplify a lifestyle of good physical, emotional and intellectual health.  Winners should be live a healthy and active lifestyle.  Miss Ultimate Beauty of America™ titleholders must carry themselves with poise, beauty, confidence and grace.

Miss, Ms/Mrs, and Ms.Plus will model a 1-piece or 2-piece swimsuit.

Baby Queens, Mini, Princess, Pre-Teen,  and Teens will model sports wear. 

Swimsuit may have cut-outs, mesh, and/or embellishments.

Judging criteria:  fitness, modeling, personality, beauty, grooming and fashion sense

FASHIONWEAR (20%)

Miss Ultimate Beauty of America® titleholders must be able to showcase their own personal sense of fashion.  This segment will be conducted very much like a runway fashion show. Fashion attire can be anything the delegate feels represents a currently popular or stylish ensemble. Judges will be looking for high energy, spirit, and the delegate's sense of contemporary style for today's woman. Judges are not looking for a specific style or designer label but rather how well the attire suits the delegate (e.g., fit, color, style) as well as delegate’s on-stage presentation. 

Competition details:

* Attire is dressy-casual and may be a dress or pants outfit - NO FULL-LENGTH EVENING GOWNS should be worn as Fashionwear!
* Contestants are encouraged to accessorize with earrings, umbrellas, jackets, hats, gloves, etc. 
* Midriffs are acceptable but must be tasteful and complement size and figure. 
* Very casual attire (e.g., shorts, plain jeans, dockers) is not recommended.

Judging criteria:  modeling, personality, beauty, grooming and fashion sense.

 

EVENING GOWN (20%)

Contestants must carry themselves with dignity, grace, poise and elegance.  Judges will not be evaluating the cost or designer label of the gown, but rather how well it suits the delegate (e.g., fit, color, style) as well as delegate's on-stage presentation.

* Evening gown must be floor length.

 

On- Stage Questions(15%)

Contestants must have the  ability to think fast on feet, articulate, and remained composed during media on stage interview.

Judging criteria:  modeling, personality, beauty, grooming and fashion sense.