Prerana Patel

PRERANA PATEL, 24 is the newly crowned MISS NEW JERSEY INTERCONTINENTAL 2013 winner. She will represent NEW JERSEY at the 2013 MISS UNITED STATES INTERCONTINENTAL pageant national finals, June 24 -29, 2013 at the Hilton Houston Post Oak, 2001 Post Oak Blvd, Houston, Texas 77056-4401.

The contestants are articulate, intelligent, beautiful and fun loving girls, teens and young women coached in interview techniques, public speaking, pageantry, makeup, hair styling and wardrobe selection. The pageant is a full stage production with an opening number, lighting, sets and sound. Contestants are judged in categories of Personal Interview, Swimsuit, Evening Gown, Poise and Personality. The winner selected by a distinguished panel of judges will receive an exciting prize package.

Prerana Patel

Prerana Patel is a Doctor of Pharmacy student at Long Island university, Brooklyn and a member of a US Army Reserve for 4 yrs. She grew up in Gujarat, India before moving to the United States.

Prerana Patel

Prerana won the Miss India International New York and subsequently the Miss India International 2011 crowns in 2011. She has been awarded for The Best Interview and has had great success at her service platform to prevent animal cruelty and help local shelters in the tri-state area with adoption and fund raising events in which over $8000 worth of goods/animal food was donated in less than a year.

The Miss United States prize package includes the following prizes....

- $40,000, 4-year tuition to Barclay College **
- Opportunity to be the official representative from the United States to the Miss TEEN Pageant
- Official Miss TEEN United States Crown and Banner
- An assortment of clothes from XOXO - The Official Miss TEEN United States wardrobe sponsor
- Custom competition earrings from Stefanie Somers.
- Roundtrip transportation to and from the international host city of the Miss TEEN Pageant
- $2500 Custom competition evening gown for the Miss TEEN Pageant provided by The Pageant Shop & Sarah Moses
- A shoe wardrobe from Frederico Leone-Colonial Shoe Company
- Assortment of "Good For You Girls" skincare products
- 3-Piece Luggage Set
- A year supply of Phyto Hair Care
- Crown Case
- A smile make over from Dr. Tony Soileau -
- Wardrobe allowance and jewelry wardrobe from Crown Couture
- All her official photos from See What Develops
- Hair & Makeup for photos from Gaspar Cruz Cosmetics
- A year of website promotions and personal appearances
- A year supply of Candleberry Candles & Body Lotions
- Official 8x10 Autograph Cards and Business Cards
- Official Miss TEEN Pageant Stationary
- Complete Pageant preparation for the Miss TEEN Pageant, an international pageant!

plus much, much, more.

Each Contestant Receives
- Swimsuit from Crown Couture
- Swimsuit Shoes from Frederico Leone
- Opening dresses from Crown Couture
- Candle & Lotion from The Candleberry Candle Company
- Tote bag from the Miss TEEN Pageant organization
- State Sash from

**Must meet the requirements of Barclay College to maintain scholarship eligibility