Hodges University will host the third annual Miss Southwest Florida Scholarship pageant on Sunday, February 20, 2011 at 3 pm. The event will be held in the Science and Technology building at the HU Naples campus, 2655 Northbrooke Drive.
The Miss Southwest Florida Scholarship Pageant is a preliminary for the Miss Florida pageant which is part of the non-profit Miss America Organization. The Miss America Organization is one of the nation’s leading achievement programs and the world’s largest provider of scholarship assistance for young women. Last year, the Miss America Organization and its state and local organizations made available more than $45 million in cash and scholarship assistance. The winner of the local pageant will receive a two-year scholarship to Hodges University.
The general public is invited to attend. Tickets are $15 and available at www.misssouthwestflorida.org.