The Miss America Scholarship pageant has been held during the month of January in Las Vegas, Nevada since 2006. However, it moved back to Atlantic City, New Jersey beginning in September, 2013! The Miss America Organization is the largest provider of scholarships for young women in the world ($45,000,000 in 2012) and has raised more than $7,000,000 for its national partner Children’s Miracle Network in 2012.
The 2014 Miss America is Nina Davuluri of Syracuse, New York. Nina attended the University of Michigan and hopes to attend medical school. Her talent is Classical Bollywood Fusion. Her platform is “Celebrating Diversity through Cultural Competency.”
You can follow Rebecca’s journey as Miss Minnesota to the Miss America Pageant competition and beyond by following her news and blog on this website. However, please feel free to look up the Miss Minnesota Scholarship Pageant Facebook page by clicking here or for Rebecca’s Facebook page by clicking here.
For the Miss America Scholarship Pageant website, click here.