Ask our Titleholders what they love most about wearing the crown and they WILL tell you this: it’s all about giving back and growing.

As Miss Pennsylvania USA or Miss Pennsylvania Teen USA, you get to give back in a big way to your community, your state, and to causes close to your heart.  And when you wear the crown, you experience tremendous growth, both personally and professionally. Our Titleholders cultivate a wealth of skills that translate into successful, fulfilling careers. Today, our past Titleholders work in diverse and exciting fields – from television and journalism to finance, business, health care and more. Check out our Titleholders during their incredible journeys and see for yourself!


The Benefits Are Boundless: When you wear the crown, you give back and grow in more ways than you ever thought possible.


Our Titleholders share their top 5 benefits below:


Claim Your Confidence!

Wearing the crown prepares you for a bright future. You’ll master the art of speaking in front of crowds. You’ll flex your time management muscles and grow your organizational skills. You’ll learn how to set goals and crush them. And you’ll do it all being #ConfidentlyBeautiful!




Champion Literacy!

You can make a difference that will truly last a lifetime. Partner with Pennsylvania state officials to raise the bar for literacy rates across the state.


miss pennsylvania teen usa 2016 sydney dolanch


Act as a Health Advocate!

Join forces with Miss USA and Miss Teen USA to raise awareness of ovarian and breast cancer. Help support efforts to keep teens healthy and drug-free.


miss pennsylvania usa 2017 cassandra angst



Rise to Any Challenge!

Wearing the crown means learning to juggle a number of balls at once – and making it look effortless! The skills you’ll acquire as you learn to balance the crown with school, work, and your personal life will help you meet and greet future challenges with a smile.


miss pennsylvania teen usa 2017 lauren ann weaver


Forge Ever-Lasting Friendships!

Get ready to meet exceptional young women who, like you, are committed to being and giving their very best. Your shared experiences will become the backbone of incredible friendships for years to come.


miss pennsylvania usa 2017 cassandra angst (right) with miss west virginia usa 2017 lauren roush (center) and miss arkansas usa 2017 arynn johnson (left)