Miss ҹ첥 Southern Scholarship Pageant

The Miss ҹ첥 Southern University scholarship pageant has been a tradition at ҹ첥 since 1994. As a preliminary pageant for the Miss America Organization, one of the nation’s largest scholarship providers to young women, Miss ҹ첥 receives a $1,000 scholarship and moves forward to compete at the Miss South Carolina scholarship pageant during the summer of her reign.

Through this affiliation with Miss America, Miss ҹ첥 learns many important life skills including: public speaking, interviewing, physical fitness, and service. Miss ҹ첥 Southern embodies the values of ҹ첥 through her commitment to learning, her leadership among her peers, and her service in our community. 


Are you the next Miss ҹ첥?

To find more information and sign up for the pageant, email Brittani Watkins, Local Executive Director, at bjenaewatkins@csuniv.edu for more information!

Upcoming Pageant Information:
Miss ҹ첥 Southern University 2024
January 27, 2024
7:00 p.m. (EST)
Lightsey Chapel Auditorium
Tickets – $10 at the door (FREE for ҹ첥 students, faculty, staff and coaches)


Miss ҹ첥 2023: Keiara Williams 

Keiara is a 2023 alumnus of ҹ첥 Southern University. She majored in biochemistry, with a minor in aerospace studies. Keiara was very active in our campus community, serving as the President of the One Accord Gospel Choir and as the Cadet Mission Support Group Commander for Detachment 772s AFROTC Program. She is taking her education to the next level at Howard University’s College of Dentistry this fall! Keiara ultimately desires to follow in her father’s footsteps by serving our great nation in the United States Air Force as a Commissioned Officer and dental care specialist.  With her community service initiative, she believes true happiness is just “One Smile Away!” She is utilizing her platform as Miss ҹ첥 to inform youth about the importance of practicing proper oral hygiene.

2023 Keiara Williams
2023 Keiara Williams

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