Apply to be on the Rose Festival Court

Apply to be on the Rose Festival Court

For all interested female seniors! Portland Rose Festival will be running the Rose Festival Court Program again. If you are interested, fill out this application online (there are additional documents as well) here: Rose Festival Court Application 

The deadline is February 24, 2021

Required Documents:

  1. School Acknowledgement & Official High School Transcript- to be completed by your high school Principal or their designee.

  2. Recommendation Form- to be completed by a teacher/work supervisor.

Eligibility Requirements (from the website):

  • Identify as female

  • Attend a 4A, 5A or 6A high school in Multnomah, Washington or Clackamas Counties

  • Be a senior graduating in 2021. Juniors are not eligible to participate at Central Catholic High School. If you have additional questions on this, please contact Ms. Nguyen

  • Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (Applicants with GPA between 2.75 and 3.0 with exigent circumstances may still be eligible; but must complete a variance form as a part of this application.)

  • Have performed a minimum 20 hours of community service during high school

Applicants must also agree to:

  • Attend one online Court Q&A Information session prior to the application deadline. Sessions will be conducted via zoom. 2-3 sessions will be offered between January 18 and February 18, 2021 (exact time and dates TBD)

  • Participate in the Court Judging process: March 6 & 7, 2021 (subject to change)

  • Participate in your school’s Rose Festival Court Announcement (not applicable for Metro East & West positions)

  • Submit a complete application, recommendation form, and school acknowledgment form with transcript by the deadline: Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Additional Information

If you have further questions about the Rose Festival Program, email