Atlantic City, NJ (September 5, 2016) – The Miss America Foundation, Inc., announced today Katie Harman Ebner as the inaugural recipient of its new Former Miss America Discretionary Scholarship. The scholarship was established to empower Former Miss America’s to continue their education after their ten-year scholarship window expires. As the inaugural recipient, Miss America 2002 Katie Harman Ebner, will receive up to $10,000 in scholarship assistance to continue her studies at Southern Oregon University’s renowned Oregon Center for the Arts.
“We are thrilled to announce Katie Harman Ebner as the inaugural recipient of the Former Miss America Discretionary Scholarship,” said Sam Haskell, MAO’s Executive Chairman and Trustee of the Miss America Foundation. “Women like Katie from across the country are returning to school to pursue their educational goals, and we at the Miss America Foundation are proud to support this important initiative.”
The Miss America Foundation, Inc., is committed to empowering women from all walks of life to further their education and achieve their career goals by providing quality scholarship assistance.