Miss Alaska Teen USA
|Miss Teen USA|
It is a part of the Miss Universe Organization which also holds the Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants as well. The Miss Alaska Teen USA pageant is generally held in the late fall or early winter in Anchorage, Alaska together with the Miss Alaska USA.
There are three categories of competition which include Personality Interview, Swimsuit, and Evening gown. The fourth judging category is the on-stage impromptu question that is completed by the top five finalists.
Alaska has never won Miss Teen USA title, with only three teens making the cut. However, Marla Johnston placed 1st runner-up to Bridgette Wilson of Oregon at Miss Teen USA 1990. The other two placements are recent, coming in 2003 and 2005. Alaska has not won any special awards.
Three Alaska teens later won the Miss Alaska USA title.
- First runners-up: Marla Johnson (1990)
- Top 10: Brittany Jackson (2003)
- Top 15: Sonja Garness (2005)
- Declared as Winner
- Ended as runner-up
- Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists
|Year||Name||Hometown||Age1||Placement at Miss Teen USA||Special awards at Miss Teen USA||Notes|
|2013||Kimberly Dawn Agron||Anchorage||18|
|2012||Veronica Temple||Eagle River||18||Previously Miss Alaska's Outstanding Teen 2009; Sister of Miss Alaska USA 2010 Sarah Temple|
|2011||Denali Whiting||Kotzebue||19||First Inupiaq Eskimo to hold the title|
|2008||Victoria Ray||Eagle River||18|
|2005||Sonja Garness||Anchorage||17||Top 15||Sister of Miss Alaska Teen USA 2002|
|2003||Brittany Ann Jackson||Wasilla||17||Top 10|
|2002||Rachel Marie Garness||Anchorage||15||Sister of Miss Alaska Teen USA 2005|
|Kaylen Kelley||Resigned due to soccer commitments|
|2000||Christina Olejniczak||Palmer||18||Later Miss Alaska USA 2002|
|1998||Sarah Ann Smith||Anchorage||16|
|1997||Laurie Ann Miller||Wasilla||18||Later Miss Alaska USA 2000|
|1991||Stacey Stewart||Eagle River|
|1990||Marla Johnson||Anchorage||18||1st runner-up|
|1983||Linda Kay Fickus||Fairbanks||Sister of Miss Alaska USA 1980 Debby Fickus Died from breast cancer in 2008.|
1 Age at the time of the Miss Teen USA pageant
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