Aiming to foster and promote unity and harmony among volunteer fire departments throughout Indiana

Miss Flame Entry Form

Qualifications and Rules To Enter

  1. Father, brother, mother, sister, step-parent, legal guardian or self must be a member of the IVFA or IVFAA and an active member of a fire department or auxiliary.
  2. Entrant must be single and a non-parent.
  3. Entrant must be 15 years old and not more than 18 at the time of the IVFA State Convention. She must be a resident of the state of Indiana.
  4. There may be only one entry from each department in the District Contest.
  5. The department winner will be decided at the discretion of the Department.
  6. Winner of a department will be entered in the District Contest.
  7. District winner will be decided by a run-off if there is more than one Entrant in that District.
  8. District winner will be entered in the State Miss Flame Contest.
  9. District winner must have transportation to the State Convention and have a chaperone. If the chaperone is not a parent, he/she must be 21 years of age and be responsible for the actions of the contestant.
  10. The department and District may have an alternate in the event the winner is unable to fulfill the title.
  11. IVFA Miss Flame will be selected at the State Convention.
  12. The Contestant will be responsible for all expenses at the convention i.e. room, meals and transportation.
  13. The dress for judging and activities will be announced by the Miss Flame Committee.
  14. Judging will be based on fire department and community involvement, appearance, personality, poise, conversational ability and ability to express ideas.

To enter, download and complete the Signature form.  Then fill out the online form below, attaching the completed Signature form, or download and complete the PDF-based Entry form and return both forms to your IVFA District Chairman.


    Must not be 19 before convention
    Name and Relationship
    Why is this person deserving of this award? Provide as much information as you'd like.
    Attach completed Signature Form

    Upon submission this form and the attached consent forms will be delivered to the IVFA district chairman for the district contest. The IVFA district chairman will forward the forms to the state IVFAA Miss Flame chairman.

    Entry forms for the state contest must include the following; two photos, digital quality, must be forwarded to the address below by the IVFA district chairman.

    Janet Matthews
    204 High Street
    St. Paul, IN 47227
    Home 765-525-7125
    Cell 317-512-8687

    The IVFA reserves the right to cancel the contest upon notification to all participants.