MISS AMERICA 2017 SAVVY SHIELDS

Tune-in to catch Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields as she continues on her first media tour since capturing the crown! 9/19Hollywood Today LiveWestwood One / Zach Sang Show9/20KTLA – LiveAssociated Press TVThe InsiderInStyle Facbeook Live @ 2:30 pm9/21Premiere / iheart RadioMario LopezHollyscoop Hallmark’s Home & Family *Subject to change, check your local listings* ABOUT THE MISS AMERICA ORGANIZATIONThe Miss America…

Miss America 2017 Preliminary Recap and Final 15 Predictions

Joell Posey Grager   Miss America 2017 Preliminary Recap and Final 15 Predictions It was exceptionally hard to narrow the choices for the top 15 this year because of the parity among contestants. It was easy to guess the first 7-8 finalists whose names will likely be called at the start of this evening’s 2017 Miss America Scholarship Pageant; however,…

INAUGURAL FORMER MISS AMERICA DISCRETIONARY SCHOLARSHIP AWARDED TO MISS AMERICA 2002 KATIE HARMAN EBNER

Atlantic City, NJ (September 5, 2016) – The Miss America Foundation, Inc., announced today Katie Harman Ebner as the inaugural recipient of its new Former Miss America Discretionary Scholarship. The scholarship was established to empower Former Miss America’s to continue their education after their ten-year scholarship window expires. As the inaugural recipient, Miss America 2002 Katie Harman Ebner, will receive…

MISS AMERICA "SHOW US YOUR SHOES" PARADE SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10TH, 2016 ON THE ATLANTIC CITY BOARDWALK

Atlantic City, NJ (August 23, 2016) – Tickets for the Miss America “Show Us your Shoes” Parade in Atlantic City, New Jersey, are on sale now! Taking place rain or shine on Saturday, September 10th, 2016, the parade will feature over one hundred parade elements with more than 5,000 participants, including the 2017 Miss America Contestants who will show off…

TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR THE OFFICIAL MISS AMERICA AFTER-PARTY

Atlantic City, NJ (August 11, 2016) – Tickets are now on sale for the official Miss America After-Party at the WAV Nightclub in Atlantic City immediately following the 2017 Miss America Competition on Sunday, September 11th, 2016.Located inside The Playground Pier on the Atlantic City Boardwalk, join us at the WAV Nightclub for an evening of celebrating and dancing with…

MISS AMERICA TO PERFORM AND BE GRAND MARSHAL AT THE GEORGIA PEACH FESTIVAL & PARADE

IN FORT VALLEY, GA, ON SATURDAY, JUNE 4, 2016 Atlantic City, NJ (June 2, 2016) – Miss America Betty Cantrell will travel to her home state of Georgia this weekend for the Georgia Peach Festival & Parade in Fort Valley, GA, on Saturday, June 4, 2016. Betty will be the Grand Marshal of the parade from 10-11 p.m. after which…

MISS AMERICA TO CELEBRATE OUR TROOPS AT THE 2016 NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY PARADE HOSTED BY THE AMERICAN VETERANS CENTER MONDAY, MAY 30TH, 2016

Miss America Betty Cantrell will travel to our nation’s capital on Monday, May 30th to perform in the 2016 National Memorial Day Parade hosted by the American Veterans Center. The American Veterans Center in Washington, D.C. inaugurated the National Memorial Day Parade in 2005. Since then, the parade has grown into the largest Memorial Day event in the nation, with…

A Miss America State Titleholder Story: Miss Utah 2009 Whitney Merrifield

The oldest of seven children, Miss Utah 2009 Whitney Merrifield first considered competing in the Miss America program when a close friend told her she should join. For Whitney, the deciding factor was a chance to win the $3,000 scholarship that would be awarded to the winner of Miss Utah County. A student in a Spanish immersion program, Whitney originally…

Miss America Competition Returns to Atlantic City for Next Three Years

The Miss America Organization (MAO), dick clark productions (dcp), and the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority (CRDA) announced today a new three-year deal to produce the Miss America Competition in Atlantic City through the 2019 Miss America Competition, airing in 2018. The ABC Television Network will broadcast the 2017, 2018, and 2019 Miss America Competitions live from Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic…

A Miss America State Titleholder Story: Miss Arkansas 2008 Ashlen Batson

The Miss America State Titleholders Association represents Miss America state titleholders who do not win Miss America, but use the quality scholarship assistance they’ve earned in the Miss America program to advance their careers and serve their communities. Ashlen is just one of many state titleholders who continue to inspire service and success while representing the values of the Miss…