The 59th annual Mississippi Camellia Queen Scholarship Pageant is accepting applications for the April 15 pageant at the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino.
The pageant is open to young women 15 and 19 years old, who will compete in a personal interview and on-stage poise and personality competitions.
The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship to the college of her choice. The first runner-up will receive a $500 scholarship and the second runner-up a $250 scholarship.
The pageant is sponsored by the Biloxi Lions Club and is one of its biggest fundraisers.
Application deadline is March 28.