2018 Scholarship Awards

Miss California
$22,000 Scholarship
Provided by People's Choice and
the City of Fresno

First Runner-Up | $7,500
Provided by Scholarship Associates

Second Runner-Up | $5,000
Provided by Crown Club

Third Runner-Up | $4,000
Provided by Scholarship Associates

Fourth Runner-Up | $3,000
Provided by Scholarship Associates

Top 15 | $2,000

State Finalist (38) | $750

Special Awards

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

Interview Award | $1,000
Provided by the Kay Dillon Foundation

Community Service | $1,000
Provided by the Miss America Organization

Community Service Honorable Mention | $500

Scholastic Achievement | $1,000

Scholastic Achievement Honorable Mention | $500
Provided by Scholarship Associates

STEM Award | $1,000
Provided by the Kay Dillon Foundation

Preliminary Talent (3) | $500
Provided by the Fresno/Clovis Visitor and Convention Bureau

Preliminary Lifestyle & Fitness (3) | $300
Provided by the Preliminary Pageant Association

Hostess Award | $500

Nonfinalist Talent (4) | $500
Provided by the Downtown Fresno Rotary Club

Miss California's
Outstanding Teen
$12,000 Scholarship
Provided by People's Choice

First Runner-Up | $2,500
Provided by the Miss California Century Club & Scholarship Associates

Second Runner-Up | $2,000
Provided by the Miss California Century Club & Scholarship Associates

Third Runner-Up | $1,500
Provided by the Miss California Century Club & Scholarship Associates

Fourth Runner-Up | $1,000
Provided by the Miss California Century Club & Scholarship Associates

Remaining Top 11 | $300

State Finalist (14) | $200

Special Awards

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

Interview Award | $500

Community Service | $500

Scholastic Achievement (2) | $250

Preliminary Talent (4) |$500

Preliminary Evening Wear & Onstage Question (2) | $300

Hostess Award | $300

Spirit Award | $200

Miss Congeniality | $300

Nonfinalist Talent (5) | $300

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