Three equal phases of the competition:
3. Evening Gown
All preliminary phases of competition are added and the contestants with the highest average scores become the semifinalists. Semifinalists will be determined by the total number of contestants in the competition.
More than 15 contestants: Here is how contestants are narrowed:
1. Narrowing to Top 15
2. Narrowing to Top 10
3. Narrowing to Top 5 and each of the top 5 will answer ONE question by selecting a question from a bowl written by the judges.
Less than 15 contestants: Here is how contestants are narrowed:
1. Narrowing to Top 8
2. Narrowing to Top 5 and then final judges question on stage.
Most common for our pageant is the Top 15 semifinalists. Scoring is based on the following: