JUDGING PROCEDURES

ALABAMA SENIOR WOMEN PAGEANTS SALLY BETH VICK - MS. SUPER SR. UNIVERSE 2018 MS. SENIOR UNIVERSE 2018 MS SENIOR UNIVERSE 2017 DONNA McGUFFIE - MS. SENIOR UNIVERSE 2017-18 Sara Jo Burks - Ms. Sr. Alabama USA 2018 ELAINE WILLINGHAM - MS. SENIOR ALABAMA 2016 Elaine Willingham Biography Ms. Senior America Information Former Ms Sr ALA's I Am a Senior American by Betty Haynes Ms. Sr. Alabama Current Preliminary Winners Ms. Sr. Alabama 2015 Belynda Sims Photo Page Ms. Sr. Alabama 2014 Ms. Sr. Alabama 2014 Biography Photo Gallary MsSrALA 2013 Where are they Now? The Former Ms. Sr. Alabama's Contestant Page Preliminary Pageants Talent Information Sponsorship Information for ADs Judging Procedures Purchase ADs for 2018 PROGRAM BOOK Photo 3 Photo Photo 2



INTERVIEW (30%) 

Each Contestant meets individually with a panel of judges.  This is her opportuniy to demonstrate her personality and conversational skills and begins the judges' task of selecting the lady who best meets the ideals of Ms. Senior Alabama.

 

PHILOSOPHY OF LIFE (20%)

The pageant recognizes physical fitness, but seeks to emphasize that true beauty is a matter of insight, as well as eyesight.  Each contestant shares her personal "philosophy of life" with the audience so that the judges may develop an insight into each lady's own inner beauty.

 

EVENING WEAR / POISE (20%) 

Ms. Senior Alabama, Inc., believes that the woman makes the clothes with her taste, style and knowledge of what's right for her.  During this event, the judges seek the contestant whose poise and grace best illustrate the "Age of Elegance."

 

TALENT (30%) 

Ms. Senior Alabama demonstrates that talent does not diminish with age an should continue to be shared.  Each contestant presents her talent, whether music, dance, comedy, drama, poetry, art or other special skill and demonstrates the extraordinary and ongoing gifts of today's senior women.

 

Each contestant receives a score, from one to ten, in each of the four categories above.  Contestant interviews are held in advance and the judges' scores for the interview category are submitted to the Chairperson and Tabulator.  Evening Gown, Philosophy of Life and Talent scores are reported by the judges as they view the contestants on stage.  The four scores are then added together and the ladies who receive the top scores will be announced as this year's winners.