Miss Finland Sofia Morrill from Warrenton was crowned Miss Scandinavia 2019 at the Queen’s Coronation on June 21, 2019, and since there was no Coronation in 2020 due to the pandemic, she remained Miss Scandinavia until the 2021 Miss Scandinavia was crowned at this year's Coronation on Friday, June 18, 2021. Miss Sweden Kaisa Liljenwall was crowned Miss Scandinavia for 2021. Grace Maier was Runner-up and served as Lucia Bride in November 2021.
Find out more about the 2021 Court below.
Miss Sweden 2021 / Miss Scandinavia 2021
Kaisa is a member of and is sponsored by Astor Lodge #215 of the Vasa Order of America. In addition to serving as Junior Miss Sweden in 2010, Kaisa has enjoyed dancing with the Viking Nordic Dancers since second grade, performing at the Astoria Scandinavian Midsummer Festival, and volunteering at the dancer's booth as well as at the Barnefest. As Senior Miss Sweden, Kaisa looks forward to celebrating her Scandinavian heritage and making new friends in the community. Family Scandinavian roots are Swedish, Finnish & Norwegian family traditions include making pannu kakku, krumkake & cardamom bread/rolls, as well as leaving porridge out for the Tomten at Christmas. She is named after her Swedish emigrant grandmother.
Just completing her freshman year at the University of Southern California, Kaisa is studying Biomedical Engineering where she is active in the university’s Naval ROTC Battalion and Women in Engineering organization. She’s an avid piano player and outdoor enthusiast and aspires to backpack on the Pacific Crest Trail!'