2018 Scholarship Awards

Miss California
$15,000 Scholarship
(Minimum)

First Runner-Up | $7,500

Second Runner-Up | $5,000

Third Runner-Up | $4,000

Fourth Runner-Up | $3,000

Remaining Top Seven | $2,500

Top 15 | $2,000

State Finalist (38) | $750

Special Awards

Miracle Maker | $2,500
Provided by Valley Children’s Hospital

Interview Award | $1,000

Overall Talent Award | $1,000

Community Service | $1,000

Scholastic Achievement | $1,000

Scholastic Achievement Honorable Mention | $500

STEM Award | $1,000

Preliminary Talent (3) | $500

Preliminary Lifestyle & Fitness (3) | $300

Hostess Award | $500

Nonfinalist Talent | $500

Miss California’s
Outstanding Teen
$3,000 Scholarship
(Minimum)

First Runner-Up | $1,500
Provided by the Miss California Century Club

Second Runner-Up | $1,000
Provided by the Miss California Century Club

Third Runner-Up | $750
Provided by the Miss California Century Club

Fourth Runner-Up | $500
Provided by the Miss California Century Club

Remaining Top 10 | $300

State Finalist (14) | $200

Special Awards

Miracle Maker | $2,500
Provided by Valley Children’s Hospital

Interview Award | $250

Community Service | $250

Scholastic Achievement | $250

Preliminary Talent (2) |$150

Preliminary Evening Wear & Onstage Question (2) | $100

Hostess Award | $300

Nonfinalist Talent | $100

In-Kind Scholarships

Hollins University

All Miss California and Miss California’s Outstanding Teen contestants entering as a first-time freshman: $20,000 renewable scholarship

All Miss California and Miss California’s Outstanding Teen contestants entering as a transfer student: $18,000 renewable scholarship

Sherman College of Chiropractic

Miss California | Full Tuition Waiver ($111,000)

Western New Mexico University

Miss California and Top Five | Full Tuition Renewable Over Four Years

Miss California’s Outstanding Teen and Top Five | Full Tuition Renewable Over Four Years