Candidate Workshop!

Join us for a one of a kind Candidate Workshop! Saturday October 19th from 10am-2pm at UAA, Gorsuch Commons Room 107.

  • Overview of Miss America 2.0
  • Mock Interviews
  • Walking Practice
  • Sample On Stage Questions
  • Fitness Routine for Teen
  • Social Impact Statement for Miss
  • Info Tables and MORE!

Lunch is provided.

Must e-mail missanchorageprogram@gmail.com to secure your spot! Please feel free to contact us with ANY questions or concerns!

2019 Miss Alaska Competition Results

We had the Miss Alaska Competition at the end of May and let me tell you, our ladies were PHENOMENAL!! We are so proud of our ladies and their accomplishments! Miss Anchorage Maile Johnston, Miss Anchorage’s Outstanding Teen Sycely Wheeles and Miss Cook Inlet’s Outstanding Teen Corinne Johnson took home the following awards and titles:

  • Miss America Scholastic Achievement Academic Award: Maile Johnston
  • Children’s Miracle Network Top Fundraising Award Teen: Sycely Wheeles
  • Bonnie Faulk Act of Kindness Award Teen: Sycely Wheeles
  • Bonnie Faulk Act of Kindness Award Miss: Maile Johnston
  • Keri Schroeder Talent Award Teen: Corinne Johnson
  • Keri Schroeder Talent Award Miss: Maile Johnston
  • Teen Fitness Award: Sycely Wheeles
  • First Runner-Up to Miss Alaska’s Outstanding Teen: Sycely Wheeles
  • Miss Alaska’s Outstanding Teen: Corinne Johnson
  • Miss Alaska: Maile Johnston

Needless to say, we are BEYOND proud of our lovely girls!

Below is a list of the other awards presented to Miss Alaska contestants as well as some gorgeous photos taken by Hannah Kahlman!

  • Miss America Quality of Life Community Service Award: Elle Adkins
  • Miss Alaska Quality of Life Scholarship Award: Jordan Naylor
  • Children’s Miracle Network Miracle Maker Award: Jordan Naylor
  • Miss Congeniality Teen: Greta Helgeson
  • Miss Congeniality Miss: Sabrina Willis
  • People’s Choice Award: Bethany Greenlund
  • Second Runner-Up to Miss Alaska: Elle Adkins
  • First Runner-Up to Miss Alaska: Jordan Naylor
2019 Contestants

Community Service!

One of my favorite parts of the Miss Anchorage Scholarship Program is all the community service our lovely ladies participate in all year long! Here are some events they have volunteered at over the past few months!


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Miss Anchorage, Maile Johnston and Miss Anchorage’s Outstanding Teen, Sycely Wheeles started their reign off IMMEDIATELY by volunteering at the Towne Square New Years Eve celebration carnival.

Miss Anchorage, Maile Johnston, Miss Anchorage’s Outstanding Teen, Sycely Wheeles and Miss Cook Inlet’s Outstanding Teen, Corinne Johnson all volunteered their time at the Fur Rondy Coronation-a local festival pageant. Supporting other systems is very important to us!

Starting February off with a bang, Miss Anchorage delivered the suitcases she had been collecting to the Office of Children’s Services. Her platform is A Case for Hope: Providing Suitcases for Foster Children. The suitcases are kept in state vehicles and used by foster kids during relocation instead of trash bags. If you would like to contribute to her service project please e-mail us at missanchorageprogram@gmail.com.

Miss Cook Inlet’s Outstanding Teen volunteered for World Hijab Day, listening to the amazing ladies who are letting their voices be heard and educating people that wearing their hijabs is a choice and something that is very important to them.

All our ladies then spent the day volunteering for the Miss Chugiak/Eagle River competition and welcomed two new title holders to our sisterhood!

Immediately after, the majority of the Miss Alaska titleholders rushed off to help out with the Challenge Alaska Gala! We also had the honor of meeting Senator Lisa Murkowski. Challenge Alaska has a mission to improve the lives of people with disabilities, their families and the whole community through adaptive sports, therapeutic recreation, and education! Find out more here!

Our girls have done an amazing job representing our community so far! Stay tuned for more updates and how they did at the Miss Alaska Competition!

2019 Miss Anchorage Results

FINALLY, almost a month after having to reschedule our event due to the giant earth quake, we crowned three new titleholders on December 29th!

Please welcome Miss Anchorage: Maile Johnston, Miss Anchorage’s Outstanding Teen: Sycely Wheeles and Miss Cook Inlet’s Outstanding Teen: Corinne Johnson to the Alaska Pageantry Sisterhood!

A special thank you to Rori Van Nortwick of Bellreese Photography for being our amazing photographer for the day! Below are some photographs of our new queens.

Our new Miss Anchorage, Maile Johnston with our outgoing Miss Anchorage, Annaleisa Kress!
Our first ever Miss Cook Inlet’s Outstanding Teen, Corinne Johnson and our new Miss Anchorage’s Outstanding Teen, Sycely Wheeles!

Non-Competitive Awards

Top Ticket Sales: Maile Johnston

Miss Congeniality: Maile Johnston

Peoples Choice: Corinne Johnson

Top Ad Sales: Sycely Wheeles

CMN Miracle Maker: Sycely Wheeles

Build Your Own Scholarship Recipients: Sycely Wheeles, Corinne Johnson, Jordan Naylor and Sabrina Willis

Alaska Career College Recipient: Maile Johnston

Preliminary Awards

Miss Fitness: Maile Johnston

Miss Talent: Maile Johnston

Teen Fitness: Sycely Wheeles

Teen Talent: Greta Helgeson

Final Awards

Miss Cook Inlet’s Outstanding Teen: Corinne Johnson

Miss Anchorage’s Outstanding Teen: Sycely Wheeles

First Runner-Up to Miss Anchorage: Jordan Naylor

Miss Anchorage: Maile Johnston

Thank you so much to all of our sponsors, our judges, volunteers, parents and contestants!

2019 Miss Anchorage Scholarship Program

Who will be the next Miss Anchorage and Miss Anchorage’s Outstanding Teen?!

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We are 15 days away from our deadline to submit contracts! If you are interested in competing please submit a contract as soon as possible. They are available under the Contestant Paperwork tab or you can email missanchorageorganization@gmail.com for more information!


Mark your calendars! The 2019 Miss Anchorage Scholarship Program is less than 2 months away! General Admission tickets are available at the below link. However, if you have a contestant you are supporting make sure you contact them as there is a scholarship for most tickets sold! Contestants will have tickets available for purchase on October 30th.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/miss-anchorage-and-miss-anchorages-ot-2019-competition-tickets-49161332870

VIP tickets are COMING SOON. They will be $40.00 and limited quantities.

 

 

 

 

Miss Anchorage Scholarship Program 2018

Another year, another wonderful pageant.  I say this every year, but I feel so blessed to work with these amazing young women in this community.  They truly make what we do as directors worth every moment.

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So here are the results from the big night!

Miss Anchorage’s Outstanding Teen 2018- MIKEALA GREENLUND!

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and MISS ANCHORAGE 2018 ANNALEISA KRESS!

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We are looking forward to a wonderful year with these beautiful ladies!

Other awards

Teen Talent- Mikaela Greenlund

Teen Fitness- Olivia Skelton

Miss Talent- Annaleisa Kress

Miss Fitness- Annaleisa Kress

Miss Anchorage 1st runner up- Courtney Schuman

CMN Miracle Maker – Kezia Belisle

Miss Congeniality – Madison Dooley