Miss Arkansas Kristen Glover - Second Chances Through Mentoring
Miss Hawaii Lauren Cheape - C.A.R.E. - Collegiate Athletes Reaching Everyone
Miss Kentucky Ann Blair Thornton - Alzheimer's Awareness and Research
Miss Michigan Elizabeth Wertenberger - Continue to Dream - Giving Hope to Children with Chronic Illness
Miss Minnesota Natalie Davis - Autism Awareness: The Missing Piece
Miss New Hampshire Regan Hartley - Bullying Awareness in Our Community
Miss New York Kaitlin Monte - Anti-Bullying Through Youth Leadership
Miss Ohio Ellen Bryan - Promoting Lightning Awareness - "When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors"
The winner of the Quality of Life Award will receive a $6,000 scholarship, the first runner-up will win a $4,000 scholarship, and the second runner-up will win a $2,000 scholarship. Winners will be announced at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on January 14 during the 3:00 p.m. (PST) press conference.
Additional information about the Miss America Organization can be found at www.MissAmerica.org.
For tickets to attend the Miss America Competition, call Ticketmaster at 1-877-307-8667 or visit www.ticketmaster.com.
Sharon Pearce – Sharon@missamerica.org