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The 2015 Holyoke Grand Colleen Pageant will be held on Saturday, January 3 at 7PM in the Auditorium of Holyoke High School.

Applications are available on  the St. Patrick’s Parade Committee website.

There’s also the lure of the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. The Grand Colleen will receive a trip for two to Ireland, a $500 scholarship and many other prizes.

The deadline to apply for the Grand Colleen contest is December 26, 2014. To apply, contestants must be:

  • Female
  • Never been married or had a child
  • No less than 17 by March 17 next year and a senior in high school or no more than 22 years old by March 17 next year
  • A resident of Holyoke or South Hadley with a permanent address in either community
  • Able to claim Irish ancestry

Immediate family members of the Grand Colleen Pageant Committee are ineligible.


Posted on December 15, 2014 by