Miss Wisconsin High School, Annie Jorgensen, was crowned Miss High School America at the Miss High School America held in Orlando, Florida on July 8, 2013.
Annie won a $10,000 scholarship and amazing prize package including a $3,000 wardrobe (Sponsored by Henri’s Cloud Nine), prize package from RAIN Cosmetics, Antler Luggage, Swan and Dolphin, Snoozies, Queen Bee Studios, Clarisonic, Michael Korrs, Dillards, Kevin Steeple Doll Designs, Envied Boutique, LCB Nails, 365 Perfume from the Summer Collection, LAmont’s, Bath and Body Works, Dazzles, Jim Ball earrings, Bedford Camera, Mele & Company, Shoe Wardrobe from Benjamin Walk, Fashion Fresh Pearls and more!!
Annie also was awarded award a full tuition travel scholarship by the Miss High School America organization on behalf of People to People Ambassador Programs.
Annie will get the opportunity to travel on one of the following amazing Winter Break Programs offered by People to People: Holiday Magic in London, Pura Vida: Costa Rican Excursion, Mediterranean Holiday: Barcelona to Rome, Service and Spirit in India, or Mystical Mountains and Incan Adventures in Peru.
In 1956, President Eisenhower envisioned world peace and his solution was the People to People movement. For more than 50 years, People to People has changed the world through educational student travel; with the mission to bridge cultural and political borders through education and exchange, creating global citizens and making the world a better place for future generations.
As one of the world’s most recognized and respected educational travel providers, People to People travels both students and professionals around the globe. With more than 20,000 Ambassadors traveling annually, People to People plays a significant role in increasing global awareness.
“We are proud to be involved with the Miss High School America pageant with its strong core values of supporting young people in their personal and professional development,” says People to People Ambassador Programs interim CEO Tony Dombrowik. “We hope that the winner will not only understand and communicate the importance of global awareness in today’s world, but she will also have the adventure of a lifetime!”
This marks the first year for the Miss High School America Organization to offer a global travel opportunity to its national titleholder.
“We are so honored to partner with such a prestigious and honorable organization as People to People Ambassador Programs. This will be an opportunity like no other for our new Miss High School America to expand her cultural awareness toward becoming a global citizen.”~ Amanda Patterson
- Via press release from Miss High School America Pageant
- Photo courtesy of America’s High School Pageant