Betty Cantrell was crowned Miss America 2016 and awarded a $50,000 scholarship on Sunday, September 13th, during the 95th anniversary telecast on the ABC Television Network.
For her talent, Betty performed an operatic vocal performance of “Tu Tu Piccolo Iddio” and her personal platform is Healthy Children, Strong America.
Betty’s journey as Miss America began this week with a media tour in New York City where she made appearances on the following programs:
Good Morning America
Live! with Kelly and Michael
You can tune-in to watch Miss America 2016 Betty Cantrell as she continues on her media tour this week in Los Angeles:
Live on VH1 September 17th, at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT
Hollywood Today Live
September 18th, at 12:00 p.m. ET on FOX
Hallmark Home & Family
September 22nd, repeat on September 23rd
*Check your local listings
Miss America 2016 Betty Cantrell‘s fashions are provided by Joseph Ribkoff, the official wardrobe sponsor to Miss America, who also contributes to Betty’s national scholarship award.