Book Miss California for an appearance. Here's how!
|Miss California Organization SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION|
|2007 awards||general policies||claiming your scholarship|
fund is based on a rich scholastic tradition which has been the cornerstone
of the Miss America program since 1945. Today, educational advancement,
achievement, and public services continue to be the primary objectives
for both the Miss America and Miss California Organizations in the
face of changing roles for women in American society. Last year, the
Miss America Organization and its state and local organizations made
available more than $45 million in cash and scholarship assistance,
including in-kind scholarships. making it the world's largest single
source of scholarships for women.
the Miss California Organization and its local programs provided over
$325,000 in cash scholarships. California leads the nation in cash
scholarships awarded at the local level. Scholarship funds are contributed
by corporate sponsors and individuals who commit their support to the
professional advancement of young men and women. There are many levels
of participation available to anyone who wishes to support the scholarship
The following scholarships were awarded at the 2007 Miss California pageant. $87,700 was awarded at the state pageant alone. Additionally, over $200,000 in scholarships were awarded at the various local pageants held throughout the state. In 2007, for the tenth year in a row, every contestant at the state pageant received at least $1,000 in scholarship.
Scholarships will be expended on behalf of full-time students (minimum
of 12 units)
who are enrolled in an accredited college or university,
• Checks are mailed to the contestant to be hand-delivered to the college or university.
• Contestants must use scholarships awarded at the local level prior to applying for their state scholarship.
|claiming your scholarship|
For comprehensive instructions on claiming your Miss California state scholarship, download the following PDF documents. For additional questions, email Stacy Margolin, Scholarship Chair.
You will need the free Acrobat Reader (Version 6 or above)in order to download and print these documents. Click here to download Acrobat Reader.
Consult your local pageant Executive Director for details on claiming your local pageant scholarship awards. Rules and procedures will vary somewhat from local to local.
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