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The Miss America Organization Board of Directors Announces Transition To New Board Chair and Vice Chair Gretchen Carlson To Remain As Advisor to the Board

The Miss America Organization Board of Directors Announces Transition To New Board Chair and Vice Chair Gretchen Carlson To Remain As Advisor to the Board  For immediate release June 5, 2019 Having worked to put in place proper governance procedures, institute changes to advance the relevancy of the program for a new generation, and assist in securing Miss America’s return home to NBC Universal, the ...

NBC News: ‘The 2020 Miss America Competition’

‘THE 2020 MISS AMERICA COMPETITION’ RETURNS TO LONGTIME NBC HOME WITH LIVE TWO-HOUR TELECAST Young Students and Professionals to Advance Message of Female Strength, Independence and Empowerment UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. – May 29, 2019 – NBC and the Miss America Organization announced today that “The 2020 Miss America Competition” will air live on NBC. Discussions are currently underway with potential venues. The date ...

Nia Franklin, Miss America 2019, Joins Local NYC School for Holiday Show

***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** Nia Franklin, Miss America 2019, Joins Local NYC School for Holiday Show NEW YORK, NY (December 22, 2018) – Nia Franklin, Miss America 2019 and arts education advocate, greeted approximately 200 students of PS/IS 18 on their way into school Friday morning in Washington Heights. Throughout the visit with PS/IS 18, Franklin welcomed students to school and later used ...

Miss America 2019 Performs in Thanksgiving Day Parade!

Miss America 2019 to Perform in 6ABC’s Dunkin Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade Atlantic City, NJ (November 20, 2018) - Miss America 2019 Nia Franklin will participate in one of the most beloved Thanksgiving Day traditions, 6ABC's Dunkin Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade, in Philadelphia. The historic Philadelphia parade is celebrating its 99th year and kicks off at 8:15 a.m. from 20th & ...

Bob Foote from Miss Illinois Scholarship Organization Named The 2019 Miss America Academy of Honor Award Recipient

Bob Foote from Miss Illinois Scholarship Organization Named The 2019 Miss America Academy of Honor Award Recipient The Miss America Organization has thousands of local, state, and national volunteers. Because of their tireless work and dedication, the young women participating in this program can achieve their dreams and earn quality scholarship assistance. Each year the Miss America Organization is honored to award one ...

MISS AMERICA 2019 NIA FRANKLIN CROWNED IN ATLANTIC CITY

MISS AMERICA 2019 NIA FRANKLIN CROWNED IN ATLANTIC CITY ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (September 9, 2018) – Miss New York, Nia Franklin, was crowned Miss America 2019 tonight at the birthplace of the iconic competition in Atlantic City’s Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall. The Miss America competition was broadcast live on ABC. As Miss America 2019, Nia will travel across the country for her year ...