The Michigan Bean Festival and Michigan Bean Commission are seeking applicants for the 74th  Michigan Bean Queen contest. Applicants must be a high school graduate; 17-25-year-old single female. An agricultural background is not required!

The newly crowned Michigan Bean Queen will receive a $1,250 scholarship for college, a plaque, crown, sash, and official photograph. The Queens will be required to attend a minimum of ten events throughout the year representing the Michigan Dry Bean Industry.  The First Runner-Up will receive a $750 scholarship for college and the same gifts listed for the Queen.

For more information or an application, visit the Michigan Bean Festival website https://www.michiganbeanfestival.org/ or contact Stephanie Robinson at (989) 259-0595.  Deadline for application is July 31, 2022.