Peanut Butter Festival

309 Broad Street, Suite 2
New Bethlehem, PA. 16242
Phone: (814) 275-3929
Fax: (814) 275-4269
[email protected]


Sponsored by J.M. Smucker PA, Inc.
Hosted by New Bethlehem Civic Club

Applications must be received by June 30th 2018. No late applications will be accepted. If there are an inadequate number of entrants, this contest may be cancelled. All applications should be submitted to:

Judy Williams
119 Washington Street
New Bethlehem, PA 16242

Questions please call: 814.275.1906


  1. Entrant must be a resident of the Redbank Valley School District.
  2. Entrant must be a female at least 16 years old by September 14th, 2018 and not exceed 19 years by the same date.
  3. Entrant must be single, never married and have no children. Entrant must not be pregnant during the time of the contest.
  4. Entrant must be available for appearances during the three (3) day festival, September 14th, 15th and 16th
  5. Entrant must attend all rehearsals and meetings.
  6. Entrant will be judged according to three categories:
    • Written Essay: to be completed at a specified time/place prior to September 4th
    • Pose and Appearance: to occur at a public presentation on September 4th
    • Individual Interview: to occur at a public presentation September 4th

The scholarship committee will select all essay and interview material, and identify all judges.

The winner of the contest will receive a $2,000 cash scholarship towards postsecondary education. The runner-up in the contest will receive a $1,000 scholarship towards postsecondary education.

Queen Contest Form