I was a CoverGirl for a state (many years ago) I won't reveal for personal reasons, yet I have some tough words. There were a pair of sisters in my age division who would always win. Year after year. We knew one would win because the older had moved up in age division....
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What are you thinking? Maybe hoping these pageants would be fair when they are run by people like Trump. Not going to happen.

3.6
National American Miss Elmer, New Jersey
I liked
  • Boost in confidence
  • Friendly staff
I didn't like
  • Possible bribary
  • Tiny areas
  • Not being able to submit my photos and recording
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My daughter has been in NAM for few years and she loves it!! NAM is a program designed for today's girl. This pageant helps girls grow and expand ideas about who they are and what they would like to achieve. I like "no makeup rule" for under 12 years old. Yes, of...
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Can you tell me what kind of fees there are? My daughter received an invitation to an open call.. I'm not sure if when we go to this free event, that there will be something f...

4.6
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NAM is a wonderful experience for young girls. I first competed as a teen and got in the top 10 and now am competing again. yes the pageant cost a good deal od money but all things do. yes you have to buy food at the hotel but what hotel would host a pageant if they...
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Run from NAM! this company DOES NOT teach our daughters anything in 2015. There were no skills, etiquette training or confidence building provided. Anything positive about thi...

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This may have been true in the past, but the 2015 regional competition in charlotte was chaotic and disorganized, the girls were taught nothing and the staff was worthless

4.7
I liked
  • Boost confidence
  • Friendly people
  • Teaches kids life skills
I didn't like
  • Sharing new york pageant with new jersey
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As many girls that are on the stage during pageant weekend, about the same number of girls who paid their first sponsorship installment ($240) at the pageant prep training session, but who didn't make the second payment of the same amount, dropped-out, and were not...
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NAM is a money making scam. They are making a fortune off the dreams and hopes of our little girls. They do not teach a single life skill or build any confidence. Pageant week...

1.0
I didn't like
  • Transparent in much of how it operates
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My daughter had a horrible time at the NAM pageant in 2013. Everything was last minute and it was just thrown together. She made it to Top 15 or 10 I don't remember which one they did. Parents/Guardians aren't allowed to go in the dressing room to help the girls get...
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At the regional pageant in charlotte, 2015, the changing room consisted of one giant open conference room. No mirrors, no plugs. My daughter was horrified and very disappointe...

2.5
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