Natalie Beckford

MAOTeenDC 2018

MISS AMERICA'S OUTSTANDING TEEN

The Miss America's Outstanding Teen program promotes scholastic achievement, creative accomplishment, healthy living and community involvement for America's teens

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MISS DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Our sister program, the Miss America Organization, is one of the nation’s leading achievement programs for young women. 

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The 4-Pointed Crown: SERVICE | SCHOLARSHIP | STYLE | SUCCESS

Historically, the 4-pointed crown was introduced in the Miss America organization in the 1950s. 


Year of SERVICE. Each contestant is required to advocate for their social impact initiatives and to demonstrate how they are uniquely qualified for the exciting and challenging year of service. SCHOLARSHIP highlights the significance of education, intelligence and the pursuit of personal growth and goals. STYLE focuses on confidence and both individual style and character. Throughout the competition, SUCCESS is defined as personal and professional growth through inspiration, motivation and training, win or lose.