Calling all Sea Goddesses and would-be Sea Goddesses. Applications are now being accepted for the Maine Sea Goddess Pageant. The Pageant is open to 20 young women who are single, a high school (or equivalent GED) graduate, not more than 21 years of age, and a Maine resident. The young woman chosen as Sea Goddess receives a $2,000 cash award and represents the Maine lobster fishing industry at events in Maine and across New England throughout her one-year reign. This year’s Maine Lobster Festival Sea Goddess Coronation will take place on Wednesday evening, July 31, the first day of the 66th annual Maine Lobster Festival, which will be held on the Rockland waterfront from Wednesday through Sunday, July 31st through August 4. Applications are being accepted through April 15, 2013. The application and supporting information must be postmarked no later than April 15 but no earlier than March 1. Please mail to: Maine Lobster Festival Coronation Committee, P.O. Box 552, Rockland 04841. For information, call pageant chairwoman Sharon Lombardo at 594-4559 or 691-5203.