Amway, a sponsor of the Miss America Organization, awarded a $50,000 scholarship to the new Miss America 2013, Mallory Hagan. More than $300,000 in scholarship funding was awarded to the other Miss America contestants on Jan. 12 during the Miss America Competition.
With her scholarship, Hagan plans to pursue a degree in cosmetics and fragrance marketing. Prior to the competition, Hagan earned an undergraduate degree at Fashion Institute of Technology in New York.
During her year of service, Hagan will serve as an ambassador for Amway and its flagship brands, which include Artistry and Nutrilite vitamins and dietary supplements.