Anthonia Raymond Rosemary Kargbo Adama Jobe
Nigeria Sierra leone The Gambia Congo
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Art. 1 – Object
The present rules (hereinafter “Rules”) governs the Miss Africa Netherlands 2016 Pageant (hereinafter “The Pageant”).
The Pageant shall be held annually.
Art. 2 – Subject
All Contestants participating in the Pageant are presumed to have knowledge of and shall be subject to the Rules and Regulations of the Pageant.
Art. 3 – Interpretation of the Rules
The Organization has the discretion to interpret and amend the provisions contained herein.
The Organization reserves the right to make changes at any time before the start of the Pageant.
Any such changes shall be communicated to the contestants.
Art. 4 – Rules Publication
The final Rules of Procedure are to be published on the Organization’s website at www.missafricanetherlands.com
Art. 5 – Aim of the Pageant
The pageant is organized as a means to empower, develop self-esteem and public-speaking abilities among young women of African descent. The pageant is also aimed at the election and crowning of the next “Miss Africa Netherlands Queen
Art. 6 – Participation
Contestants must be at least 17 years of age and not older than 25 years of age on October 15 2016
Contestants must be of African descent; either one or both parents must be from an African country.
Contestants must be legally residing in the Netherlands with at least a valid residence exceeding one (1) year from October 15 2016
Contestants must be a student or graduate, or working, or an entrepreneur.
Contestants must not be married and has no child.
Contestants must not have any visible tattoos or piercings
Contestants must have no criminal record.
Contestants must not necessarily have a modelling and or pageant experience and will not associate in any way with, promote, or become a contestant or participant in any other national competition or preliminary competition of a similar nature to the Miss Africa Netherlands while competing for Miss Africa Netherlands
Contestants must be able to express themselves in the English language
Contestants must choose at least one (1) objective/platform from the list of objectives of the Miss Africa Netherlands objectives which they will have as platform if crowned Miss Africa Netherlands Queen. But must not be that which was chosen the previous year.
Contestants must Sign a binding contract with the organization.
Contestants must be of good health, good moral character and naturally born female.
Contestants must have at least one (1) charity of choice from the country they represent of which they will become ambassadors for that charity if crowned Miss Africa Netherlands.
Contestants must bear in mind that, the judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into during the entire pageant period.
Contestants/finalists will be required to perform a limited number of engagements, public events and workshops.
Participants must agree to abide by all the rules and regulations governing the pageant.
A previous contestant may still be eligible to apply. However such applications would be treated on a case by case basis.
Each contestant must provide at least two (2) contacts in case of emergency; one of which is not a family member
Contestants must provide two (2) decent high resolution (clear) pictures of themselves: 1x head-shot and 1x full body. Note:by submitting your pictures, you wave any rights that may be attributed to the pictures. As such, the pictures will be used by the organization in the activities towards the final.