Mrs. Arkansas International

Mrs. Arkansas International 2020

McKenna Sherwood

What is Mrs. Arkansas International?

Who is Mrs. Arkansas International? The search is underway for the next Mrs. Arkansas International!

Mrs. Arkansas International can be: A 21 year old student in the early stages of her career with a new marriage . . . A 30 year old homemaker juggling family and volunteering . . . A 38-year-old volunteering for local charities . . . A 44 year old who is admired for losing 45 pounds . . . A 50 year old grandmother . . . Or a 56 year old executive . . .Are you ready?


The next Mrs. Arkansas International could be... YOU!

A FAMILY AFFAIR... The International Pageant system has been developed to promote today's married women, their accomplishments, and commitment to family and marriage. Around the world women are finding this system to be the opportunity to work with their husband and family to become positive role models.


Being the premiere pageant for married women has given Mrs. International® a chance to open doors for married women around the world. The Mrs. Arkansas International® 2020 competition will be held (TBA) at (TBA). During the weekend of the pageant contestants are given the chance to meet women from all parts of Arkansas and are encouraged to share their beliefs and make new friends. 

Our mission: "BE THE DIFFERENCE, experience the difference"

Beginning 30 years ago, Mrs. International® was developed to have higher standards than other pageant systems. The focus behind Mrs. International® is to showcase women 21 to 56 years old, married at least six months and a resident of the state she represents.


Each contestant competes in Interview Competition, which is valued for 50% of her overall score, Evening Gown, valued for 25% and Fitness Wear for 25%. Each contestant has the opportunity to select a platform of her choice that she spends the year promoting. Husbands are a direct part of the show, escorting their wives in the Evening Gown competition, and the husband crowns his wife as the new titleholder.

Mrs Arkansas international rules & regulations

The following are the Official Rules and Regulations of Mrs. Arkansas/ Mrs. International Contestants must read and adhere to the following rules and regulations in order to participate in the Mrs. International program. To be eligible as a Contestant:

  • Contestant must be married a minimum of 6 months by July 1st of competition year and must be residing with spouse. She must be of good health and moral character.

  • Contestant must not have been convicted of a felony crime. She must be a naturally born female, married to a naturally born male.

  • Contestant vying for a state title must be a U.S. Citizen or legal resident and a six month minimum resident in the state of her entry, work or attends college or own property in that state. International contestant must have proof of citizenship of country she represents. Residency on a military establishment of the United States within the United States of America or in a foreign country is acceptable.

  • A Contestant could be selected to participate as a delegate "at large" if there is no competition in, state, region or country.

  • Contestant will be subject to a registration fee and or a sponsor fee. Fees may vary for each state and or country. Furthermore Contestant may not be a “National” title holder with any other Pageant System, as of June 1st of competition year.

  • Contestant must never have, nor will she during her reign, pose for any photography, video, or film associated with any nudity or pornography. Nor has she ever or is presently involved in any form of employment which involves partial or complete nudity.

  • Contestant agrees all decisions of judges at the Local, State/National and International levels are final and irrevocable, and that she will abide by all regulations at the State/National and International competitions. Furthermore, any Contestant and or family member or guest, showing less than sportsman like behavior at the Pageant will lead to disqualification of the Contestant with no refund under these circumstances.

  • Contestant will permit Mrs. International and their licensees the right to use contestant's photograph for publicity purposes in connection with all Mrs. International competitions.

  • Contestant will permit Mrs. International and their licensees to televise live or by the use of film, video or other media, any portion or all of the competition.

  • Contestant, if selected, agrees to attend the International Competition as the State or Country Representative and abide by all rules and regulations required by same or forfeit title. If Contestant relinquishes, for any reason, any title given her, all prizes must be returned in full, and in condition received.

  • Contestant further understands that if selected a winner in her competition, that for one year her professional affairs as said winner will be under the sole management of Mrs. International and/or its licensees and that she will not give any written or oral endorsements without the express written permission of same. Contestant acknowledges that all rights for any appearances, endorsements, speaking engagements, acting roles, etc. resulting from winning or being a contestant in any regional, state or international competition affiliated with Mrs. International shall belong exclusively to same. I agree to all the rules and regulations stated on the application: These Rules and Regulations are subject to modification, as needed, without prior notice. Mrs International Pageant reserves the right to make said modifications at its sole discretion and Contestant’s continued participation in the Local, State/National or International Pageant shall be deemed her acceptance of such modifications.




Interviews are conducted between each judge and the contestants, there are a total of 5 judges. Each contestant will have 5 minutes with each judge. Each contestant is required to have a platform, (something that the contestant has a passion for). No political or religious questions allowed, unless it pertains to the platform. Judges will keep in mind, accomplishments, family commitment, communication skills, community involvement and overall appearance. There is no comparative judging in this system. Dress for interview segment is business suit.

50% (of overall score) SCORING (1-20 points)

Evening Gown 
Contestants will select the evening gown of her choice. Husbands will escort their wife on stage during this segment of the competition. Evening gown will be scored on the self-confidence, poise, and grace the contestant shows in this phase of competition.

25% (of overall score) SCORING (1-10 points)

Aerobic Wear

Mrs. International® will supply the Fitness Wear attire for this area of competition.  Each contestant will be judged on being physically fit, energetic and healthy.

25% (of overall score) SCORING (1-10 points)



2nd Runner Up: RAEGAN HARE

3rd Runner Up: HALEY CHISM 

4th Runner Up: LISA HENDRIX, M.D.

Photogenic Award: MCKENNA SHERWOOD
Physical Fitness Award: MCKENNA SHERWOOD
Mrs. Congeniality Award: 

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