ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (September 27, 2017) – The Miss America's Outstanding Teen Organization announced today that the 2018 Miss America's Outstanding Teen Competition will take place in Orlando, Florida, at the Linda Chapin Theatre inside the Orange County Convention Center July 2018.
Talented and articulate representatives from each state, along with the District of Columbia, will check in on Saturday, July 21st for an exciting week of events, all culminating with the competition finals on Saturday, July 28th, where one young woman will win the coveted MAOTeen title.
"The MAOTeen Organization is so proud to continue our relationship with the Orange County Convention Center and the Rosen Centre Hotel," said Donna Bozarth, MAOTeen's Chairman of the Board. "I hope everyone will join us for this unique event celebrating America's most outstanding young women."
The 2018 MAOTeen Competition Finals follows three days of Preliminary Competitions (July 24-26) and a week of various events held around the City of Orlando.
Hotel and ticketing information for the 2018 MAOTeen Competition will be announced soon.
About the MAOTeen Organization
The Miss America's Outstanding Teen Organization, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, is one of the nation's leading achievement programs. The MAOTeen organization encourages positive achievement by helping to nurture and build the scholastic achievement, creative accomplishment, healthy living, and community involvement of our nation's young women. MAOTeen provides educational scholarships for deserving young people and has developed mentoring programs and community-based initiatives across the country. The Miss America's Outstanding Teen organization has a long-standing relationship with Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. Through this partnership, MAOTeen contestants raise over $300,000 annually to benefit CMN Hospitals and MAOTeen scholarships. Additional information about the Miss America's Outstanding Teen organization can be found at www.maoteen.org.
About The Miss America Organization
The Miss America Organization, a 501(c) 4 non-profit corporation, awards millions of dollars in annual college scholarship assistance making it the largest scholarship program for women in the United States. MAO is comprised of 51 organizations, including all 50 states and the District of Columbia. MAO contestants contribute over 500,000 hours of community service annually and have raised over $16 million for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals since 2007.