SCHOLARSHIPAWARDS
2015 Cash Scholarship Awards

    2015 MISS MISSISSIPPI CASH SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS AVAILABLE GRAND TOTAL $97,250

  • Miss Mississippi
  • $10,000 
  • scholarship provided by the Miss Mississippi Corporation in memory of Mary Ann Mobley, Mississippi’s First Miss America
  • Miss University of Southern Mississippi, Hannah Roberts
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  • First Alternate to Miss Mississippi
  • $4,000
  • scholarship provided by the Miss Mississippi Corporation
  • $3,500
  • scholarship provided by Merit Health
  • Miss University, France Beard
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  • Second Alternate to Miss Mississippi
  • $2,500
  • scholarship provided by DiamondJacks Casino
  • $2,500
  • scholarship provided by the Miss Mississippi Corporation
  • Miss Riverland, Laura Lee Lewis
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  • Third Alternate to Miss Mississippi
  • $2,500
  • scholarship provided by Newk’s Eatery of Vicksburg
  • $500
  • provided by the Miss Mississippi Corporation
  • Miss Hattiesburg, Ivey Swan
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  • Fourth Alternate to Miss Mississippi
  • $2,500
  • scholarship provided by the Outlets at Vicksburg
  • Miss Delta Blues, Meredith Thomas
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  • Six Semi-Finalists, each
  • $2,000
  • scholarship provided by the Miss Mississippi Corporation
  • Miss Belle of the Bayou, Molly May
  • Miss Historic South, Hannah Whitlock
  • Miss Leaf River Valley, Michaela Moore
  • Miss Natchez Trace, Carol Coker
  • Miss Pearl River Valley, Morgan Burnett
  • Miss Tombigbee, Alivia Roberts
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  • All Non-Finalist Contestants, 20 each
  • $1,300
  • scholarship provided by the Miss Mississippi Corporation
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  • Six Non-Finalist Talent Awards, each
  • $600
  • scholarship provided by the Miss Mississippi Corporation to six Non-Finalists who excel in talent competition
  • Miss Turtle Creek, Holly Howard
  • Miss Central Mississippi, Allison Judge
  • Miss Mississippi State University, Randi-Kathryn Harmon
  • Miss Dixie, Kendall Pasley
  • Miss New South, Arrielle Marie Dale
  • Miss Southern Magnolia, Briana Exum
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    2015 Additional Cash Scholarships

     
  • $1,000 Community Service Award, provided by the Miss America Organization
  • Miss Red Carpet City, LeighAnn Pacific
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  • $1,000 Academic Award, provided by the Miss America Organization
  • Miss University, France Beard
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  • $1,500 The Auxiliary at River Region to a Non-Finalist contestant pursuing a career in a medical field
  • Miss Pride of the South, Reed McNeer
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  • $1,000 John Wayne Jabour Non-Finalist Interview Award provided by Local Pageant Directors Association and the Miss Mississippi Corporation
  • Miss Red Carpet City, LeighAnn Pacific
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  • $1,500 Rosemary Hayslett Local Pageant Directors Association Award
  • Miss Mississippi State University, Randi-Kathryn Harmon
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  • $500 Mrs. Betty Jean "Boop" Mims Memorial Scholarship
  • Miss Deep South, Abigail Wilbanks
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  • $1,000 John D. Holland Memorial Scholarship provided by the Miss Mississippi Corporation
  • Miss Amory, Taylor Cos
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  • $1,000 Miss Mississippi Scholarship in memory of Mary Ann Mobley provided by the Miss Mississippi Corporation
  • Miss Magnolia, Bethany Cuevas
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  • $500 Moss Construction Contestant majoring in Engineering
  • Miss Pontotoc, Nikki Fauver
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  • $500 Scholarship provided to each Preliminary Talent Winner by the Miss Mississippi Crown Society
  • Miss University of Southern Mississippi, Hannah Roberts
  • Miss Tombigbee, Alivia Paden Roberts
  • Miss Leaf River Valley, Michaela Moore
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  • $400 Scholarship provided to each Preliminary Swimsuit Winner by the Miss Mississippi Crown Society
  • Miss Hattiesburg, Ivey Swan
  • Miss Riverland, Laura Lee Lewis
  • Miss University of Southern Mississippi, Hannah Roberts
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  • $2,000 Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency, Sarah Beth James and Christy May Gift of Life Scholarship
  • Miss Red Carpet City, LeighAnn Pacific
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  • $1,000 Mississippi Chiropractic Association Posture Scholarship, to the overall winner in preliminary Swimsuit competition
  • Tie
  • Miss University of Southern Mississippi, Hannah Roberts
  • Miss Riverland, Laura Lee Lewis
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  • $1,000 Quality of Life Award
  • Miss Hattiesburg, Ivey Swan
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  • $2,700 Women in Medicine Scholarship
  • Miss University of Southern Mississippi, Hannah Roberts
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  • $500 Robyn Lea State Farm Agent Scholarship provided to a contestant majoring in Business
  • Miss William Carey University, Katie Sims
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  • $500 Entergy Mississippi Scholarship provided to a contestant majoring in Business
  • Miss Metro Jackson, Kaylee Scroggins
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  • $500 Evening Gown Award provided by Once Upon A Dress of Madison, Mississippi
  • Miss University, France Beard
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  • $500 Miss Mississippi Board of Trustees Scholarship
  • Miss Southern Magnolia, Briana Exum  
  • $500 Choreographer Award provided by Chesley and Brian Lambiotte
  • Miss Belle of the Bayou, Molly May
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  • $2,000 Mississippi Choice Scholarship
  • Miss Deep South, Abigail Wilbanks
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  • $1,000 Melinda King, Miss Mississippi 1998 Scholarship
  • Miss Deep South, Abigail Wilbanks
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  • $400 Louise and Joseph Hall Scholarship
  • Miss Southern Heartland, Kristen Elyse Furr
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  • $500 Miss America 1958 Mary Ann Mobley Scholarship provided by the Local Pageant Directors Association
  • Miss Turtle Creek, Holly Howard
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  • $500 Miss America 1959 Lynda Lee Mead Scholarship provided by the Local Pageant Directors Association
  • Miss Southern Heartland, Kristen Furr
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  • $500 Miss America 1979 Cheryl Prewitt Scholarship provided by the Local Pageant Directors Association
  • Tie
  • Miss Red Carpet City, LeighAnn Pacific
  • Miss New South, Arrielle Marie Dale
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  • $500 Miss America 1985 Susan Akin Scholarship provided by the Local Pageant Directors Association
  • Miss Southern Magnolia, Briana Exum
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  • Children’s Miracle Network Miracle Maker Award and $400 Scholarship provided by the Miss Mississippi Corporation
  • Miss Historic South, Hannah Whitlock
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  • $250 Non Finalist Alpha Interview Award Scholarship to the first time contestant not in the Top Ten with the highest interview score
  • provided by the Local Pageant Directors Association
  • Miss Southern Magnolia, Briana Exum
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  • $250 Non Finalist Alpha Talent Award Scholarship to the first time contestant not in the Top Ten with the highest talent score provided by the Local Pageant Directors Association
  • Miss Turtle Creek, Holly Howard
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  • $250 Non Finalist Alpha Swimsuit Award Scholarship to the first time contestant not in the Top Ten with the highest swimsuit score provided by the Local Pageant Directors Association
  • Miss Delta State University, Katie Busby