MISS AMERICA’S OUTSTANDING TEEN ANNOUNCES 2011 AWARD WINNERS

Miss America’s Outstanding Teen 2012 winner of $25,000 scholarship – Miss Florida’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Elizabeth Fechtel
First Runner Up winner of a $15,000 scholarship – Miss Michigan’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Marissa Cowans
Second Runner Up winner of a $10,000 scholarship – Miss Alabama’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Mi’a Callens
Third Runner Up winner of a $5,000 scholarship – Miss Texas’ Outstanding Teen 2011 Reilly Johannsen
Fourth Runner Up winner of a $2,000 scholarship – Miss Minnesota’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Alexis Houle

Remaining Top 10 Finalists winners of a $1,500 scholarship
Miss Colorado’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Meredith Winnefield
Miss Georgia’sOutstanding Teen 2011 Julia Martin
Miss New Jersey’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Natalie Ragazzo
Miss Rhode Island’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Ivy Shen
Miss Utah’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Tiare Keeno

3 Preliminary Evening Wear Award winner $500 each
Miss Nebraska’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Brooke Ludemann
Miss Illinois’ Outstanding Teen 2011 Summer Robbins
Miss Florida’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Elizabeth Fechtel
Miss Minnesota’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Alexis Houle

3 Preliminary Talent Award winner $500 each
Miss Rhode Island’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Ivy Shen
Miss Alabama’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Mi’a Callens
Miss Washington’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Nicole Renard

Non-finalist Evening Wear Award winner $500 – Miss Missouri’s Outstanding Teen 2011 McKensie Garber
Non-finalist Interview Award winner $500 – Miss Illinois’ Outstanding Teen 2011 Summer Robbins
Non-finalist Talent Award winner $500 – Miss Washington’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Nicole Renard
Teens In Action Award (Platform) winner $500 – Miss Utah’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Tiare Keeno
All contestants no in the Top 10 Finalist $1,000 Scholarship each
Spirit of America Award winner $1,000 – Miss Wyoming’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Montana Sannes
Scholastics Excellence Award (Highest GPA) winner $1,000 – Miss Louisiana’s Outstanding Teen Justine Ker
Outstanding Achievement in Academic Life (GPA + Resume) winner $1,000 – Miss Pennsylvania’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Kaitlynne Kline
Community Service Award for Childrens Miracle Network winner $1,000 – Miss West Virginia’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Isabel Raese
Photogenic Award winner $500 – Miss Arkansas’ Outstanding Teen 2011 Ashton Campbell

Advertising Awards totaling $3,000 –
First winner – Miss West Virginia’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Isabel Raese
Second winner – Miss Texas’ Outstanding Teen 2011 Reilly Johannsen
Third winner – Miss Montana’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Jalyssa Gorder

Instrumental Talent Award two winners $500 each – Miss Louisiana’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Justine Ker and Miss Rhode Island’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Ivy Shen

People’s Choice Award –
Miss New Jersey’s Outstanding Teen 2011 – Natalie Ragazzo
Miss North Carolina’s Outstanding Teen 2011 – McKenzie Jade Faggart

INDIVIDUAL SCHOLARSHIP *

Auburn University awarded a four-year renewable scholarship up to full tuition to Miss Alabama’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Mi’a Callens and Miss America’s Outstanding Teen 2012 Elizabeth Fechtel.

They also awarded three four-year renewable scholarship up to $15,000 to:

Miss Alaska’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Hannah Rockwell

Miss Louisiana’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Justine Ker

Miss South Dakota’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Alexis Kosiak

Troy University awarded six contestants with the Troy Chancellor’s Award which includes a four-year renewable full-tuition and out-of-state-fees totaling $61,000. She also presented five young women with the Troy Millennium Scholar’s Awards that includes a four-year renewable full tuition, room & board and out-of-state fees for a total of $85,000.

TROY Chancellor’s Award
Miss Alabama’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Mi’a Callens
Miss Kansas’ Outstanding Teen 2011 Caitlyn Webb
Miss Maine’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Alison Folsom
Miss Michigan’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Marissa Cowans
Miss Missouri’s Outstanding Teen 2011 McKensie Garber
Miss New York’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Lauren Elizabeth Mollela

TROY Millennium Scholar’s Award
Miss Alaska’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Hannah Rockwell
Miss Iowa’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Francesca Lubecki-Wilde
Miss Louisiana’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Justin Ker
Miss Nebraska’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Brooke Ludemann

Miss Rhode Island’s Outstanding Teen 2011 Ivy Shen was awarded Nova Southeastern University’s Nova Razor Edge Award. A scholarship that is valued at $10,000 per year for total of $40,000.