Applications being taken for 2017 Miss Georgia Peach Scholarship Pageant

The 2017 Miss Georgia Peach Scholarship Pageant will be held on Saturday, March 18 at the Pettigrew Center at Fort Valley State University. Winners serve as official ambassadors of the Georgia Peach Festival in June and are recognized by the Georgia Legislature and Governor.

Any Georgia girl ages 4 - 24 is eligible. Applications will be accepted for the first 15 in each group or the number received on the day number 15 arrives. The deadline to enter is March 11 or sooner if the group fills up.

Optional talent is offered in all groups except Tiny Miss.

All winners receive cash prizes with the Miss Winner receiving a $500 cash scholarship. Admission to the pageant is free. For more info, please call 478-923-3846 or 478-954-6819, email at, visit our website at or see our Facebook event page.