By John Roe, Edited by Michael Burgess
Page 3, 3/21/03
The winner of the 2004 Miss Bonita Pageant will have the opportunity to earn as much as $2,000 in scholarships while being the community’s official goodwill ambassador.
During her reign, both Miss Bonita and pageant director Lorraine Johnson will work closely with the Bonita Business and Professional Association, attending the BBPA’s new member ribbon cuttings, monthly luncheons and all Bonitafest functions.
To qualify for the BBPA scholarship, the winner must attend all its yearly calendar functions and meet all requirements of the Miss Bonita Pageant. The First Princess and Essay Winner will also receive $250 and $100 respectively.
Applicants for the 16th annual pageant, to be held June 21, must be female, at least 17, a senior in high school, and under 25 in June of 2004. The entry deadline is June 1. There is no entry fee.
The next Miss Bonita will qualify to enter the Miss County of San Diego USA Pageant, the Miss Greater San Diego USA Pageant and Miss California (at large) Pageant.
Potential applicants are asked to call Johnson at [number withheld].