06/20/19 Raleigh, NC – Preliminary competitions continued tonight at Raleigh’s Memorial Auditorium for the 2019 Miss North Carolina Competition.

Preliminary On Stage Interview Award: Miss Jacksonville, Alexandra Badgett
Preliminary Talent Award: Miss Charlotte, Autumn Hubbard

  • North Carolina Electric Membership Association Cooperative STEM Scholarships:
    • Miss Orange County, Ashton Blackburn
    • Miss Cabarrus County, Deja Grant
    • Miss Capital City, Grace Dirig
    • Miss Wilmington, Maya Campbell
    • Miss Randolph County, Tiffany Rush
  • Wells Fargo NC Community Service Impact
    • Miss Cleveland, Emily Muse
    • Miss Moore County, Elizabeth O’Brien
    • Miss Randolph County, Tiffany Rush
    • Miss Central Carolina, Bailey Stamper
    • Miss Henderson, Julia Walsh
  • Katie Mills Woman of Success Scholarship: Miss Charlotte, Autumn Hubbard
  • Danny Davis Spirit of Miss NC Scholarship: Miss Asheville, Paige Henderson
  • Kay Dickinson Educator’s Scholarship: Miss Randolph County, Tiffany Rush
  • Smithfield Foods Agribusiness Scholarship: Miss Asheville, Paige Henderson
  • Dakeita Vanderburg Entrepreneurial Scholarship: Miss Charlotte, Autumn Hubbard
  • Victoria Huggins Spirit of Service Award: Miss Capital City, Grace Dirig
  • Victoria Baskett Healthcare Impact Scholarship: Miss Cabarrus County, Deja Grant
  • Jennifer Vaden Barth Innovation Scholarship: Miss Moore County, Elizabeth O’Brien

Additional Awards:
Local Production of the Year: Miss Capital City/Clayton/Cleveland Competition

Preliminary competitions continue June 21 at 6:00pm. The Miss North Carolina Competition presented by Russo Dentistry & Visit High Point, NC will broadcast LIVE on ABC11 WTVD on June 22 at 8pm EST. More information: www.MissNC.org/MissNC2019.

About the Miss NC Organization

As an official state preliminary associated with the Miss America Organization, the Miss North Carolina Scholarship Organization is a part of the largest scholarship providing organization for women in the world. Promoting an emphasis on academics and communication skills, the Miss NC Organization is considered a launching pad for young women to further their academic and career goals. For more information about volunteering or competing, please visit www.missnc.org.

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Miss North Carolina Scholarship Pageant, Inc.
jacobgodwin@missnc.org

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