Seneca Falls teen & Cornell student going for Miss New York crown

The journey to the Miss America pageant began this past weekend for Neetu Chandak ’18, who was crowned Miss Seneca Falls 2016.

Chandak will compete for the state crown at the Miss New York Pageant this coming May and hopes to eventually win a national title.

Chandak said her interest in the competition was sparked while she was searching for scholarship opportunities during her junior year of high school. “I was looking for scholarship opportunities as a junior and I contacted one of my friends and she suggested that I look into the Miss America’s outstanding teen program — which is the little sister organization to Miss America.”

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