Congratulations to Miss Nebraska Teresa Scanlan and Miss Oklahoma Emoly West
Las Vegas, Nevada – January 13, 2011 – Miss Nebraska Teresa Scanlan was named Thursday night’s preliminary Talent winner for her piano performance of “White Water Chopped Sticks,” during the third night of competition of the 2011 Miss America Pageant presented by DSW at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.
Teresa will receive a $2,000 scholarship. Also in the spotlight was Miss Oklahoma Emoly West, who was the preliminary Lifestyle and Fitness winner in a black Swim ‘n Sport swimsuit. Emoly will receive a $1,000 scholarship.
As the world’s largest provider of scholarship assistance for young women and one of the nation’s leading achievement programs, the Miss America Organization last year made available more than $45 million in cash and scholarship assistance. The Miss America Organization provides young women with a vehicle to further their personal and professional goals and instills a spirit of community service through a variety of nationwide community-based programs.