Miss Minnesota Scholarship Pageant
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Rachel Latuff, a Secondary Visual Arts teacher for St. Louis County Schools, is a graduate of the University of Minnesota  Duluth with a Bachelor of Arts degree in K-12 Art Education.

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Miss Minnesota inspires the young women of Minnesota to achieve their personal and professional goals.

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She Educates

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She Serves

Miss Minnesota is an ambassador of service, supporting our community and her platform's causes. As a servant leader, she makes a difference in the communities she serves. Learn more about the Tracie Joy McBride Quality of Life Scholarship.

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She Shines

Miss Minnesota represents all that shines in our great state of Minnesota.

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The Miss Minnesota Scholarship Pageant is a non-profit organization that awards scholarships to outstanding young women to help advance them academically and professionally. Participants have gone on to achieve major success in diverse fields including medicine, law, business, broadcast journalism, theater, politics, literature and more.

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Are you the next Miss Minnesota or Miss America?  Maybe you’re looking for scholarship money for school.  Either way, click below to find a local pageant near you.

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 Photo by Sarah Morreim Photography

Rachel Latuff, Miss Olmsted County is MISS MINNESOTA 2015!!

Rachel will compete for the title of Miss America 2016 in Atlantic City, New Jersey in September. Rachel was a preliminary Lifestyle and Fitness award winner and for her talent Rachel performed a contemporary ribbon dance. In addition to acting as an ambassador for the official national platform, Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, Rachel's year of service will center on advancing her platform, "The Heart of Learning: Providing What Our Classrooms Need."

Rachel has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in K-12 Art Education from the University of Minnesota - Duluth.

1st Runner up:  Lauren Johnson, Miss St. Paul

2nd Runner up:  Madeline Van Ert, Miss Rochester

3rd Runner up:  Kailee Ogden, Miss Northern Lakes

4th Runner up:  Bailey Sorvig, Miss Northwest

The following additional awards were also presented to the following contestants:

Miss Minnesota Preliminary Talent Winners:  Lauren Johnson, Miss St. Paul & Kailee Ogden, Miss Northern Lakes

Miss Minnesota Preliminary Lifestyle & Fitness Winners (Team Kick Buttschau):  Rachel Latuff, Miss Olmsted County and Madeline Van Ert, Miss Rochester

Miss America Community Service Award:  Katlyn Ziegler, Miss Coon Rapids

Miss America Academic Award:  Allyson Helms, Miss Waseca County Sleigh & Cutter

Brooke Kelly Kilgarriff Scholarship Award:  Jade Possail, Miss Central Minnesota

Jo Bender Communications Award:  Lauren Johnson, Miss St. Paul

Scipioni Family Non Finalist Interview Award:  Jade Hovet, Miss Central Lakes

Brooke Kelly Kilgarriff Rookie Talent Award:  Brittany Johnson, Miss Thief River Falls

Dr. Glenn Harman Non Finalist Talent Award:  Katie Schroeder, Miss St. Croix Valley

Love of Giving Award (Shelly Bartlett):  Jade Possail, Miss Central Minnesota, Lauren Fellows, Miss Mankato, Rachel Latuff, Miss Olmsted County, Madeline Van Ert, Miss Rochester, Maija Rannikko, Miss Winona

Tracie Joy McBride "Blessed to be a Blessing" Talent Award:  Emily Lundgren, Miss Brainerd Lakes

Tracie Joy McBride Quality of Life Award:  Kailee Ogden, Miss Northern Lakes

Janna Michelle Sheriff Impact Award:  Rachel Latuff, Miss Olmsted County

Dream Team Scholarship Award (Janna Sheriff, Amy Schilling, Sarah Morreim & Brook D. Carl): Allyson Helms, Miss Waseca County Sleigh & Cutter

Hostess Spirit Award (Jacquie Jenkins, Karla Boettcher):  Chelsea Swiggum, Miss Chain of Lakes

Facebook Challenge Award:  Lauren Johnson, Miss St. Paul, Chelsea Swiggum, Miss Chain of Lakes and  Kailee Ogden, Miss Northern Lakes

photo by Sarah Morreim Photography

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