All participant scores are confidentially provided by individual judges for he various competition disciplines, and tabulated by an independent auditor, with whom the results are kept until the final announcements are made. All scores remain the property of Miss Achievement Newfoundland and Labrador Incorporated and are NOT provided to participants.
Preliminary and On-stage scores are totaled to determine the Top 10, who are asked impromptu questions based on information provided in their applications.
Impromptu scores are added to accumulated totals to determine the 2nd Runner-up, 1st Runner-up and Winner.
Participants introduce themselves to a panel of judges.
The interview consists of a list of pre-selected questions.
All participants answer the same questions
Don't be afraid to let your sense of humor and personality shine through.
- Relax and have a conversation with the judges.
An important attribute and quality of a titleholder is the ability to demonstrate a sense of composure, confidence and intelligence when speaking in public.
Speeches should be no longer than 75 seconds and the use of notes is not permitted.
(Speeches are timed and points are deducted should you go over the permitted timeframe.)
Participants will be assessed on their ability to demonstrate empathy and a realistic understanding of their chosen topic.
A penalty of 5% of the total marks received shall be imposed to a speech that is in excess of the time limit before the total scores are compiled (5 seconds grace permitted). This penalty will be imposed by a timekeeper and applied by the auditor.
Participants are required to complete a fitness test which is conducted by qualified fitness instructors at a recognized fitness centre.
They are also as required to complete a short written quiz on healthy living.
This is the portion of the competition where participants introduce themselves and thank their sponsors (if applicable).
They are judged on articulation, confidence and poise.