Title Achievement

Madison Marsh was crowned Miss America 2024, following her success as Miss Colorado 2023.

Military Background

She is notable for being the first member of the United States Armed Forces to win the Miss America title.

Education and Profession

Marsh is an astrophysicist and a pilot, showcasing a unique blend of beauty, brains, and skill.

Historic Win

Her victory marked a historic moment as she became the fourth woman from Colorado to win the Miss America crown.

Miss America 2024 Event Details

The Miss America 2024 competition took place at the Walt Disney Theater, Dr. Philips Center in Orlando, Florida.

Preliminary Competitions

The event included preliminary competitions in categories like Evening Gown, Fitness, and Talent.


Winners of these preliminary competitions, including categories like Evening Gown and Talent, received scholarships worth $3000.

Streamed Event

For the first time since 2019, the Miss America final was free to stream live globally, allowing widespread access to the event.

Education Continuation

Apart from her Miss America responsibilities, Marsh is also a master's student at Harvard..

Miss America's Return to the Spotlight

The 2024 pageant marked a significant moment for the Miss America organization, rejuvenating its historic legacy with new talents and a diverse range of contestants.