A leap into the future.
In step with the past.
Last year marked a new era and we’re building on last year’s momentum. The competition will continue to reflect greater inclusiveness, giving more women the opportunity to earn scholarships and compete for the job of Miss America, to make a difference in their communities, states and beyond. But what will never change? A great history of empowering women and the extraordinary group of smart, talented individuals vying for the job.
To Nia Franklin, Miss America 2019, being “composed” is a connecting thread throughout her life. Both musically and personally, she’s the definition of composed. Watch the full story above.