Founded in 2005, Miss America’s Outstanding Teen, Inc. has become one of the top scholarship providers for teen girls in the United States! Each year, MAOTeen, along with its state and local organizations, makes available millions in cash and tuition assistance. This assistance is not just for the handful of young women who become Miss America’s Outstanding Teen, but is available to thousands of young women who compete at the national, state and local competitions as well.

Participating in the MAOTeen system not only helps you pay for college and prepare for a career, it also provides an opportunity to gain additional life experience, working on issues of importance to society, enhancing your personal and professional skills and developing your performance-related and other talents.

We believe that education is key to a person’s success and we are proud to be able to assist so many outstanding teens achieve their educational dreams.

Scholarship Application

To apply for scholarships, one must compete in the Miss America’s Outstanding Teen System. To compete, please contact your state organization. Click here to view the contact information for your state.

For past contestants applying for scholarships, click HERE to download the form.

Click here to download the application extension form.

Total Cash Scholarships Paid To Date: $1,349,905.54

Scholarships have been used at the following schools:

Alabama State University – Montgomery, AL
Allen County Community College – Iola, KS
American Musical and Dramatic Academy – New York, NY
Appalachian State University – Boone, NC
Arizona State University – Tempe, AZ
Auburn University – Auburn, AL
Ball State University – Muncie, IN
Bel Haven University – Jackson, MS
Belmont University – Nashville, TN
Bentley University – Waltham, MA
Berklee College of Music – Boston, MA
Bethel University – St.Paul, MN
Biola University – La Mirada, CA
Black Hills State University – Spearfish, SD
Boise State – Boise, ID
Bridgewater State College – Bridgewater, MA
Brigham Young University – Provo, UT
Brigham Young University – Laie, HI
Brown University – Providence, RI
Bryant University – Smithfield, RI
Butler Community College – El Dorado, KS
California Polytechnic State University – San Luis Obispo, CA
California State University – Northridge, CA
Campbell University – Buies Creek, NC
Carroll College – Helena, MT
Cecil College – Northeast, MD
Cedarville University – Cedarville, OH
Central Michigan University – Mount Pleasant, MI
Centre College – Danville, KY
Chapman University – Orange, CA
Clemson University – Clemson, SC
Colgate University – Hamilton, NY
College of Coastal Georgia – Brunswick, GA
Columbia College – Chicago, IL
Community College of Rhode Island – Warwick, RI
Concordia University – Ann Arbor, MI
Concordia University – River Forest, IL
Cornell University – Ithaca, NY
Culver Stockton College – New London, MO
Dakota State University – Madison, SD
Dartmouth College – Hanover, NH
DePaul University – Chicago, IL
DeSales University – Center Valley, PA
Dickinson College – Carlisle, PA
Doane College – Crete, NE
Eastern Arizona College – Thatcher, AZ
Eastern Kentucky University – Richmond, KY
Eastern University – St. David’s, PA
East Carolina University – Greenville, NC
Edgemar Center for the Arts – Santa Monica, CA
Emory University – Atlanta, GA
Endicott College – Beverly, MA
Eophoria Institute of Beauty Arts and Sciences – Las Vegas, NV
Evangel University – Springfield, Missouri
Florida State University – Tallahassee, FL
Fordham University – Boston, MA
Fordham University – New York, NY
Franciscan University – Steubenville, OH
Furman University – Greenville, SC
Gettysburg College – Gettysburg, PA
George Fox University – Newberg, OR
George Mason University – Fairfax, VA
George Washington University – Washington, DC
Gonzaga University – Spokane, WA
Grand View College – Des Moines, IA
Harvard University – Cambridge, MA
Hawaii Pacific University – Honolulu, HI
High Point University – High Point, NC
Hillsdale College – Hillsdale, MI
Hollins University – Roanoke, VA
Houston Community College – Houston, TX
Howard University – Washington, DC
Illinois State University – Normal, IL
Immaculata University – Immaculata, PA
Indiana University – Bloomington, IN
James Madison University – Harrisonburg, VA
Jamestown College – Jamestown, ND
Jefferson Community and Technical College – Louisville, KY
Joffrey Ballet – New York, NY
John Carroll University – University Heights, PA
Johnson and Wales – Providence, RI
Johnson State University – Johnson, VT
Juilliard School – New York, NY
Kansas State University – Manhattan, KS
LeHigh University – Bethlehem, PA
Le Moyne University – Syracuse, NY
Lewis & Clark College – Portland, OR
Liberty University – Lynchburg, VA
Lindenwood University – Belleville, IL
Lipscomb University – Nashville, TN
Louisiana Tech University – Ruston, LA
Loyola University – New Orleans, LA
Loyola Marymount University – Los Angeles, CA
Macalester College – St. Paul, MN
Marymount University – Arlington, VA
Mercyhurst College – Erie, PA
Miami University – Oxford, OH
Michigan State University – Detroit, MI
Middlebury College – Middlebury, Vermont
Millikin University – Decatur, IL
Milwaukee Technical College – Milwaukee, WI
Minnesota State University – Moorhead, MN
Mississippi State University – Starkville, MS
Montclair State University – Montclair, NJ
Monroe County Community College – Monroe, MI
Montana State University – Bozeman, MT
Mt. Hood Community College – Gresham, OR
New England College – Henniker, NH
New Mexico State – Las Cruces, NM
New York University – New York, NY
North Central University – Minneapolis, MN
North Dakota State – Fargo, ND
North Eastern Illinois University – Chicago, IL
North Eastern State University – Tahlequah, OK
Nova Southeastern University – Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Ohio University – Athens, OH
Oklahoma City University – Oklahoma City, OK
Old Dominion University – Norfolk, VA
Oregon Tech – Klamath Falls, OR
Oral Roberts University – Tulsa, OK
Ouachita Baptist University – Arkadelphia, AR
Pace University – Pleasantville, NY
Pacific Lutheran University – Tacoma, WA
Palm Beach Atlantic University – West Palm Beach, FL
Penn State University – University Park, PA
Pepperdine University – Malibu, CA
Point Park University – Pittsburgh, PA
Prince George Community College – Large, MD
Purdue University – Chicago, IL
Rider University – Lawrenceville, NJ
Sacred Heart University – Fairfield, CT
Saginaw Valley State University – University Center, MI
San Jose State University – San Jose, CA
Seattle Pacific University – Seattle, WA
South Dakota State University – Brookings, SD
Southern Maine Community College – South Portland, ME
Southern Methodist University – Dallas, TX
Stanford University – Stanford, CA
St. Anselm College – Manchester NH
St. Cloud University – St. Cloud, MN
St. Katherine College – Encinitas, CA
St. Mary’s College – Notre Dame, Indiana
St. Thomas University – St. Paul, MN
Suffolk University – Boston, MA
Syracuse University – Syracuse, NY
Temple University – Philadelphia, PA
Texas A&M University – College Station, TX
Texas Christian University – Fort Worth, TX
The Catholic University of America – Washington, DC
The New School – New York, NY
Troy University – Troy, AL
Tulane University – New Orleans, LA
Tulsa Community College – Tulsa, OK
Union College – Barbourville, KY
Universidad del Sagrado Corazon – San Juan, PR
University of Alabama – Tuscaloosa, AL
University of Arizona – Tuscon, AZ
University of Arkansas – Fayetteville, AZ
University of California Los Angeles – Los Angeles, CA
University of Central Florida – Orlando, FL
University of Colorado – Boulder, CO
University of Connecticut – Storrs, CT
University of Delaware – Newark, DE
University of Florida – Gainesville, FL
University of Georgia – Athens, GA
University of Iowa – Iowa City, IA
University of Kentucky – Lexington, KY
University of Louisiana at Monroe – Monroe, LA
University of Louisville – Louisville, KY
University of Maine – Lewiston, ME
University of Mary – Bismarck, ND
University of Massachusetts – Amherst, MA
University of Miami – Coral Gables, FL
University of Michigan – Detroit, MI
University of Milwaukee – Milwaukee, WI
University of Minnesota – Rochester, MN
University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, MN
University of Mississippi – Oxford, MS
University of Missouri – Columbia, MO
University of Mobile – Mobile, AL
University of Montana – Missoula, MT
University of Nebraska – Lincoln, NE
University of Nevada – Reno, NV
University of New England – Biddeford, ME
University of New Hampshire – Durham, NH
University of New Mexico – Albuquerque, NM
University of North Carolina – Charlotte, NC
University of North Carolina – Winston-Salem, NC
University of North Carolina School of the Arts – Winston-Salem, NC
University of Northern Iowa – Cedar Falls, IA
University of Oklahoma – Norman, OK
University of Oregon – Eugene, OR
University of Pennsylvania – Philadelphia, PA
University of Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh, PA
University of Puerto Rico – San Juan, PR
University of Rhode Island – Boston, MA
University of South Carolina – Columbia, SC
University of South Dakota – Vermillion, SD
University of Southern California – Los Angeles, CA
University of Texas – Austin, TX
University of the Arts – Philadelphia, PA
University of Twin Cities – Minneapolis, MN
University of Vermont – Burlington, VT
University of Wisconsin – Madison, WI
University of Wyoming – Laramie, WY
Utah State University – Logan, UT
Vanderbilt University – Nashville, TN
Virginia Commonwealth University – Richmond, VA
Washington State University – Pullman, WA
West Chester University – West Chester, PA
West Virginia University – Morgantown, WV
West Virginia Wesleyan College – Buckhannon, WV
Western Kentucky University – Bowling Green, KY
Western Michigan University – Chicago, IL
Westminster College – New Wilmington, PA
Wheaton College – Boston, MA
Wichita State University – Wichita, KS
Wofford College – Spartanburg, SC