Noni Diarra crowned Miss Pennsylvania USA 2024 for Miss USA 2024

02 Jul 2024 | Aakanksha Chugh

Noni Diarra has been crowned Miss Pennsylvania USA 2024. The event, held at the elegant Hilton Harrisburg, saw contestants from across the state competing for the prestigious title. Noni's exceptional grace, poise, and intelligence set her apart, earning her the coveted crown and a chance to represent Pennsylvania on the national stage.

Noni Diarra, a 24-year-old from Philadelphia, has an impressive background that combines beauty with brains. She graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in International Relations. Her academic achievements are complemented by her dedication to various social causes, particularly those focused on education and women's empowerment.



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Throughout the competition, Noni's charisma and confidence shone brightly. Her eloquent answers during the interview segment and her stunning evening gown presentation captivated the judges and audience alike. "Winning this title is a dream come true," Noni shared, beaming with joy. "I am honored to represent Pennsylvania and use this platform to advocate for causes close to my heart."

As Miss Pennsylvania USA 2024, Noni Diarra is set to embark on an exciting journey, participating in various charitable events and community outreach programs. She will also compete in the Miss USA 2024 pageant, aiming to bring the national crown back to Pennsylvania.



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Noni's story is one of perseverance, dedication, and inspiration. Her commitment to making a positive impact and empowering others makes her a deserving titleholder and a role model for aspiring young women everywhere. With her radiant smile and determined spirit, Noni Diarra is ready to shine on the national stage and beyond.

Elliot Oliphant, a vibrant 17-year-old from Pittsburgh, has been crowned Miss Pennsylvania Teen USA 2024. Held at the Hershey Theatre, the pageant saw Oliphant's grace and intelligence captivate the audience. A dedicated student at Shady Side Academy, she balances her academics with a passion for community service and athletics, particularly in soccer. Elliot plans to use her platform to advocate for mental health awareness among teens. Her crowning moment marked a celebration of talent, perseverance, and the bright future she represents for young women across Pennsylvania.