Teaching young girls to have greater love and respect for themselves and others around them, the 2014 Miss Teen Baltimore pageant competition is sure to be an exciting event that will highlight more than mere physical beauty and put-on charm. With the residential density that the city has been recognized for, the 2014 Miss Teen Baltimore pageant aims to motivate many parents to support their young girls’ dreams of becoming international beauty queens. By inspiring girls to start while they are young, the 2014 Miss Teen Baltimore pageant competition will be providing the candidates with a great setting for developing essential life skills such as flexibility, mature judgment, self-management and problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills. As the young candidates do their best to give great answers to every judge’s question during the Personal Interview with the Judges, they will learn to optimize their communicative ability. During the Casual Wear contest, the 2014 Miss Teen Baltimore pageant candidates are encouraged to maximize their personal fashion sense and make it work to impress thousands in the live audience. Finally, the Formal Wear competition will motivate them to remain graceful and confident under pressure during the final segment of the 2014 Miss Teen Baltimore pageant competition. Regardless of what age division they participate in, young girls of the city will always feel a sense of belonging during the 2014 Miss Teen Baltimore pageant competition. There will be the Miss Junior Pre-teen category for those ages 7 to 9. Then there will be the Miss Pre-teen age division for girls who are 10 to 12. For participants 13 to 15, there will be the Miss Junior Teen level. Those ages 16 to 19 will be able to join in the Miss Teen age category. The candidates’ families will be expected to support the girls so that the entire event will be remembered as a worthwhile extracurricular activity that can encourage togetherness and respect for diversity in its various forms.