Faith Johnson of Helena is crowned Miss Montana's Outstanding Teen 2016 Friday night by the reigning Outstanding Teen Katee Orr of Missoula.
Miss Montana's Outstanding Teen 2016 Faith Johnson
Faith Johnson, 16, daughter of Nord and Kim Johnson of Helena was crowned Miss Montana's Outstanding Teen 2016 on Friday, June 10 by Miss Montana 2015 Danielle Wineman.
Johnson won a $1,000 scholarship and a trip to Orlando, FL to compete in the Miss America's Outstanding Teen competition in August.
First Runner up with a $750 scholarship from Cross Petroleum was Abby Hill of Glendive.
Hill was voted the Montana's Choice and received a $1,000 scholarship from the Montana Choice donations. She was also Miss Congeniality sponsored by Guns and Things and won the Spirit and Leader Award voted by the production staff and sponsored by Holden Electric.
Second Runner up with a $500 scholarship from American Bank Center was Audrey Miller of Bozeman.
All contestants received a $150 scholarship from US Bank, a gas card from Cross Petroleum, a tote bag from Glendive Medical Center and a T-shirt from Screen Play in Sidney.
Fright night preliminary winners in the Miss Montana Scholarship pageant were
Evening Gown - Savanah Leidholt of Miles City
Fitness in Swimsuit - Alysse Charlesworth of Glendive
Thursday night's winners were
Evening Gown - Lauren Scofield of Havre
Swimsuit - Sierra Crandell of Kalispell
Montana's Choice, voted by the public with one dollar per vote, and the eight semi-finalists will be announced Saturday night at 7 p.m. in the DCHS auditorium.
The contestants start fresh to compete for the title of Miss Montana 2016. The winner will receive a $5,000 cash scholarship and the chance to represent Montana at the Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City in Sept.
For more information, go to www.missmontana.com or the Miss Montana Scholarship Program's Facebook page.