The Miss Provo Talent Scholarship Pageant, part of America's Freedom Festival at Provo, is accepting contestant applications through April 20.

The Jule 21 contest is for women 17 to 26 years old whose parents have been Provo residents for at least a year. Applications may be picked up and returned to the information desk of the Provo City Center, 359 W. Center St.The winner will earn $700 in scholarships to the school of her choice, plus the opportunity to compete in the Miss Utah Pageant. If successful there, she will go on to represent Utah in the Miss America pageant.

First and second attendants will receive $450 and $350, respectively, in scholarship money.

Miss Provo's duties include officiating at the Freedom Festival, helping with new business openings and acting as goodwill ambassador.

For further information, call Judy Jackson at 374-1668, or the Freedom Festival 24-hour hotline at 379-6108.