Scholarship Pageant

The Miss Native American USA Pageant is a Scholarship Pageant thanks to the wonderful donors who support our cause.



To encourage Native American women to achieve their personal goals, build character, enhance self-esteem, and develop leadership skills.

To help promote, address, support, and collaborate, in areas of continuing education, domestic violence, alcohol & drugs, suicide, teenage pregnancy, youth violence, HIV/AIDS, diabetes prevention, in urban and Native American communities.

To encourage volunteerism, provide goodwill service in Native American communities and in urban society.


Tashina Atine



Public Relations

Krissy Bergen

Stage Manager

April Yazza

Apurrl Design
Graphic Designer

Tiffani Potter

Website Developer

Carlena Goodman

Judges Coordinator

April Dejolie


Backstage Assistants

Kelly Adson
Kristin Deel


Tiffani Potter


Dawn Fish
Chelynn Benally
Christina Kinney

Lobby Volunteers

Tami Ned

Special Thank You

... and appreciation to Tawnia Nachie, Ella S. Benally and Charmayne Charley of Kayenta, AZ for creating our new Miss Native American USA Crown and Sash.