2017 Miss Scholarship Awards—Education is our goal

Scholarship awards are the backbone of the Miss Michigan Scholarship Pageant. The scholarship fund provides educational opportunities to many young women across the State of Michigan. The opportunity to contribute to the scholarship fund is offered statewide.


The following cash scholarships are awarded to an accredited college of the winners choice upon enrollment.

Miss Michigan
$12,000 Heather Kendrick
First Runner-Up
$5,000 Mallory Rivard
Second Runner-Up
$4,000 Brooklynn Lambert
Third Runner-Up
$3,000 Emily Smith
Fourth Runner-Up
$2,000 Vivian Zhong
Seven Semi-Finalists
$1,500 (each) Tara Althaus Mollie Smith Katlynn Kennedy Patricia Sholtis Mollie Smith Vanessa Chambe Emma Martin
Non-Finalist Contestant (Contestants 13-34)
$500
People's Choice 1
$500 Tara Althaus
People's Choice 2
$500 Mollie Smith
Preliminary Talent Award (Thursday)
Eagle Alloy
$500 Brooklynn Lambert
Kirsten Haglund Swimsuit Award (Thursday)
Local Executive Directors
$250 Katlynn Kennedy
Preliminary Talent Award (Friday)
Eagle Alloy
$500 Vivian Zhong
Kirsten Haglund Swimsuit Award (Friday)
Local Executive Directors
$250 Emma Martin
Non-Finalist Talent Award (Saturday)
Mr. & Mrs. Michael Olthoff
$500 Shelby Lentz
Non-Finalist Interview Award (Saturday)
Linda McKendry
$250 Kelly Gooch
Kaye Lani Rae Rafko-Wilson Community Service Award
In Memory of David Biniecki
$500 Jaeleen Davis
Miss Congeniality Award
Sponsored by Bonnie Adamczak-Brown in memory of her mother
$500 Erica Kennedy
Excellence in Interview Award
Sponsored by Miya Rollenhagen in memory of her mother Flo Cassell
$500 Mallory Rivard
Nicole Foco STEM Award
$2,500 Shelby McPherson Jaeleen Davis
Pam Eldred Community Health Scholarship
In Memory of her sister Melanie
$2,000 Ashli Maser
2017 Miss America Awards
Miss America National Award
State Community Service Award
$1,000 Samantha Bretz
Miss America National Award
State Academic Scholarship Award
$1,000 Mollie Smith
2017 College In-Kind Scholarships (Must be enrolled as a degree-seeking student of the college providing the scholarship.)
In-Kind College Scholarship
Baker College - Full Tuition for Miss Michigan
$45,000
In-Kind College Scholarship
St. Norbert College - Tuition for Miss Michigan
$36,000 Tuition over four years
In-Kind College Scholarship
St. Norbert College Tuition - All Four Runner-Ups
$22,000 (each) Tuition over four years
In-Kind College Scholarship
Liberty University
$18,000 Tuition over four years

Miss Michigan’s competition and appearance wardrobe is proudly provided by Viper Apparel, Bridgeport, MI.


 

REDEMPTION PROCESS

Generally there are only a few steps to follow to receive awarded scholarships. Contestants must annually review and sign the appropriate Scholarship Rules & Regulations form to be eligible. Scholarship payments are paid only to accredited institutions directly, student loans are not paid.