SIBU: More than 50 girls from throughout the Sarawak state have been selected to audition for the Miss Sarawak Model of the World 2010.
TRYING HER LUCK: A contestant for Miss Sarawak Model of the World 2010 strikes a pose.
Auditions will be held in Sibu (June 6), Kuching (June 13) and Miri (June 27).
Organised by event management company The Room Production, Miss Sarawak Model of the World 2010 will be held at Eastwood Valley Golf and Country Club, Miri from July 25-31.
Organising chairperson Melissa Wong Li Tiin said 12 finalists would be shortlisted to compete in the Grand Finale. The winner will represent Sarawak in the Miss Malaysia Model of the World 2010, to be held in Ipoh.
“If she wins the national title, she will go on to represent Malaysia in the Miss Model of the World, which is one of the most prestigious women’s professional pageants in the world. The event is expected to be held in China later this year,” she said.
Wong believes the event will serve as a platform for contestants to tap into their talents, and venture into the world of modelling.
“Give your best in everything and the event will definitely boost your confidence. You never lose by giving yourself a try,” she added.
Over RM30,000 worth of gifts and prizes will be up for grabs.
In addition, there will be a host of subsidiary titles including Miss Photogenic, Miss Friendship, Miss Talent and Miss Popular.
The main sponsors are EastWood Valley Golf and Country Club, Imperial Mall and Melilia International.