The 2017 Miss Indian World Competition will be held during the week of April 25-29, 2017 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A.
Much more than a competition, this 5-day experience for participating MIW contestants share an exciting journey of “sisterhood” as they represent their tribes & communities, form lifelong friendships & memories, participate in a full stage production of the Miss Indian World Traditional Talent Presentations which culminating in the crowning of the new Miss Indian World 2017-2018 in front of sold out audience on Saturday night, April 29, 2017. The Newly crowned 2017-2018 Miss Indian World will spend her year traveling* extensively throughout the U.S.A., Canada and Internationally.
As a prestigious cultural ambassador for Native people throughout the World, the new Miss Indian World will then spend her year traveling, when the opportunities arise, and promoting cultural awareness, diversity & the Gathering of Nations Pow wow globally.
Meet the ladies competing for the title this year!