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This is the 90th year for the Miss Illinois Scholarship Pageant. A total of 25 young women competed for the title. With such a big milestone, contestants brought their absolute best with their headshots this year. Abby Foster won the title of Miss Illinois 2017 and was crowned by the outgoing Miss Illinois 2016, Jaryn Franklin.

Featured in our image galleries are the following contestants:

Miss Chicago, Alexandria Strother
Miss Blackhawk Valley, Elizabeth Hughes
Miss Midwest, Hanna Poitras
Miss Twin Cities, Amanda Marsh
Miss Heartland, Janna Harner
Miss Central Illinois, Amelia Mugavero
Miss Southern Illinois, Peyton Gehrs
Miss Windy City, Mariah May
Miss Mississippi River, Taylor Smith
Miss East Central, Abby Foster