Caroline Carter of Dover is Miss New Hampshire 2016! She competed as Miss Winnipesaukee in the 70th Annual Miss New Hampshire Scholarship Program Thursday, April 28th through Saturday night, April 30th, 2016.
Diagnosed with diabetes at the age of 12, Caroline’s personal platform is “Stop Diabetes.” During her year of service she hopes to spread awareness of Diabetes and to break some of the stereotypes surrounding the disease.
A vocalist, Caroline performed “I Dreamed A Dream” from the Broadway musical “Les Miserables” in the talent competition, for which she was recognized with a preliminary talent award at the Miss New Hampshire competition.
Caroline will go on to represent the Granite State at the Miss America Competition in September. The Miss America finals will be held on September 11, 2016.
Prior to capturing the Miss New Hampshire 2016 title, Caroline competed for three years in the Miss New Hampshire's Outstanding Teen program and in 2014 took home the title of Miss New Hampshire's Outstanding Teen. She is the first Miss New Hampshire's Outstanding Teen to win the title of Miss New Hampshire as well.