Miss Nebraska Teresa Scanlan is the winner of the Miss America 2011 Pageant on Saturday, January 15, 2011. At 17-years of age, Scanlan became the youngest winner of the Miss America Pageant crown which is celebrating its 90th year. Margaret Gorman of the District of Columbia won at age 15 in 1921. The 2011 Miss America competition was held at the Planet Hollywood casino-resort in Las Vegas.
Teresan Scanlans bested 52 other young women across the United States and took home a $50,000 scholarship and the crown.
Here is the list of winners in the Miss America Pageant 2011:
- Miss Arkansas Alyse Eady – first runner-up,
- Miss Hawaii Jalee Fuselier – second runner-up.