Miss America Chairman & CEO Sam Haskell Announces New STEM Scholarship and New Leadership Role in the Organization
Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan and Miss America Chairman and CEO Sam Haskell hosted an afternoon briefing on Capitol Hill to discuss the Miss America Organization’s education initiatives. The event included an update on the organization’s efforts to advocate for the importance of higher education and, in particular, STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics education – for young women.
The Miss America Foundation, Inc. is the world’s largest provider of assistance to young women, totaling more than $45 million in scholarships each year. 12,000 young women, in towns and cities across this country, participate in this program each year to compete for scholarships that they will use for their education.
Sam Haskell announced a new STEM scholarship for Miss America program participants.
He also announced a new leadership role for MAO Board Member, Tammy Haddad who was named President of Development for The Miss America Foundation, Inc.
- Click here to read Miss America’s article in the Huffington Post.
- For more information, go to www.missamerica.org.
Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan hosts Capitol Hill event on STEM education
Miss America 2013 addresses the pageant’s new STEM education initiative
About the Miss America Pageant
The Miss America Organization is one of the nation’s leading achievement programs and the world’s largest provider of scholarship assistance for young women. Last year, the Miss America Organization and its state and local organizations made available more than $45 million in cash and scholarship assistance. Website: www.missamerica.org
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