By submitting this application, I certify that I am a natural born female and will compete as such, that I have never been married nor have I ever been pregnant or had a child, and that I am of exemplary character and a legal resident and citizen of the United States. I understand that all monies paid to USA National Miss are non-refundable, and returned checks will incur a fee of $35. I understand that the national sponsorship fee is due immediately upon confirmation of state/regional title. I agree to accept this state/regional title with the conditions stated in the UNM Delegate Code of Conduct and Title Agreement, which I have read and agree to, and will be responsible for all national program fees. USA National Miss has the right to refuse entry at its discretion. I agree to abide by all of the rules and regulations set forth by the USA National Miss Scholarship Organization, and I am certifying that I have read and agreed to all rules which are published on the organization’s website.
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