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Miss Norsk Høstfest Qualifications

About Miss Norsk Høstfest Crowning

Miss Norsk Høstfest is an excellent opportunity to meet new friends while celebrating her Scandinavian heritage. Candidates must meet specific qualifications in order to be considered for the Miss Norsk Høstfest title Judges will be looking for someone with a friendly personality who is eager to meet the public (particularly Norsk Høstfest patrons), an articulate speaker willing to give interviews, and interested in Scandinavian heritage. Miss Norsk Høstfest candidates will be required to compete in an interview round. Shall the Miss Norsk Høstfest title winner desire to move on to compete at the state level, guidance and prep will be given by the Miss Norsk Høstfest Pageant team.

The Miss Norsk Høstfest title winner will receive a $750 scholarship, a spot in the Miss North Dakota pageant (if she so desires to compete further), a Norsk Høstfest gift pack (Troentorp Swedish clogs, Prime tickets to Great Hall shows, etc), and the ultimate award – the crown & title of Miss Norsk Høstfest!

To learn about the qualifications and competition, see below.


Norsk Høstfest Qualifications

  • Must be of Scandinavian heritage (Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian, or Swedish).
  • Must be unmarried, no children and between the ages of 17 to 24.
  • A senior in high school, high school graduate or successfully completed G.E.D. testing program.
  • Be involved in her community through service, volunteerism or the support of local or national causes.
  • Must be available to attend this year’s Norsk Hastiest (Sept 30-Oct 2, 2021) and take part in the variety of activities during the festival.
  • Must be willing to represent Norsk Høstfest at other specified occasions throughout the coming year, including Scandinavian Youth Camp (Sept 30-Oct 2, 2021), Minot State Homecoming (October 2021), Syttende Mai appearance (May 17, 2021), Midsummer Festival at SHA Park (June 2021) and the NDSF Parade (July 2021).
  • Must never have been a Miss Norsk Høstfest title holder before.

Miss Norsk Høstfest Interview Process

1. Submit an application (click here to fill out application)

2. Attend the formal interview process.