Homewood-Flossmoor Juneteenth Royal Court 2022
Mr. & Miss Juneteenth: 9th - 12th Grade
Jr. Mr. & Miss Juneteenth: 6th - 8th Grade
Little Mr. & Miss Juneteenth: 3rd - 5th Grade
Mini Mr. & Miss Juneteenth: Kindergarten - 2nd Grade
Application Submission: January 1st-January 14th
Notification of Acceptance: Monday, January 17th
Informational: Saturday, January 22nd
Court Activities: February 5th, February 12th, February 19th
Voting & Fundraising: March 1st - March 31st
Winning Photo Shoot: Saturday, April 23rd
Only 3 contestants will be accepted per ranking.
Questions? Contact the HF Juneteenth Royal Court Coordinator:
Eligibility & Participation Requirements:
- Must be in K-12th Grade in the Homewood-Flossmoor area (towns in District 153, 161, 233)
- Entry Fee (to be collected after acceptance into contest) | Includes: Juneteenth T-shirt and Professional Headshot with Juneteenth Frame
- Kindergarten-5th Grade: $35
- 6th-12th Grade: $50
- Video Submission
- Wear something that represents Black Girl Magic or Black Boy Joy
- Kindergarten - 5th Grade
- 2 minute maximum
- Name, Age, Grade, School, Position you're competing for & Hobby or Special Talent
- 3rd-5th Only: What does Juneteenth mean to you?
- 6th Grade - 12th Grade
- 3 minutes maximum
- Name, Age, Grade, School, Position you're competing for, What does Juneteenth mean to you?
- Choose 1 question below to answer:
- Juneteenth should be very important to the African American community however, it is often overlooked because it is not a national holiday. How can you help young people learn about Juneteenth so they can become aware of the importance of it ?
- Thinking about your future, what is your dream career? The path you chose, will you be able to help those in the African American community, if so, how?
- If you could meet any person in black history to have lunch with, who would it be? Why?
- Application (10)
- Online Voting $1 = 1 Vote (25)
- Black Business Coupon Book sales (25)
- Workshop Participation & Attendance (20)
- Community Service (20)
- Winning Benefits
- Personalized Trophy
- Official Tiara/Crown
- Official Sash/Stole
- Personalized Yard Sign
- Official Award Certificate
- Cash Prize
- Featured in the Homewood-Flossmoor Juneteenth Festival Booklet
- Lead the Homewood-Flossmoor Juneteenth Parade
- Photo Shoot | Formal Wear (not included)
- Girls: White Dress & White Elbow Length Gloves
- Boys: Black Suit, White Shirt & Black Tie