BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) - The 2019 Miss Buffalo Scholarship competition was held on Saturday night at Shea's 710 Theatre.
10 contestants participated in this year's pageant.
Each contestant competed in four phases including talent, lifestyle and fitness, interview, and evening wear.
Taisha St. Jean was named the winner. She will receive a $5,000 scholarship.
"We all know that going to college is not cheap these days. So all of the money's they win in this competition will help defray those escalating costs in today's trying to get a higher education," Alicia Lester, of the Miss Buffalo Scholarship Committee.
The runner up received $3,000.