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REGULATIONS

Miss Cape Verde International 2022 

Eligibility Requirements

• An applicant must be at least 18 years old and be under 28 years of age as of 1 September  2022. This means that an applicant can turn 28 within their year of reign.

 

• Must be a cape verdean citizen and in possession of a valid cape verdean id document or passport. If applicant holds dual citizenship please provide details of same.

 

• The applicant is not required to currently be in possession of a valid driver’s license, however, in the event that the applicant makes it through as a finalist, they may be expected to have taken steps to attain their driver’s license by the time of the final pageant event (September 2022) due to sponsor requirements.

 

• In order to be eligible to compete internationally, the applicant shall not have ever been married (civil nor customary), nor had a marriage annulled.

 

• In order to be eligible to compete internationally, the titleholders are required to remain unmarried. It is accepted that an applicant may be in a committed relationship or engaged, however, must adhere to the rule of not getting married during the Miss CVI pre-competition process nor prior to competing internationally.

 

• In order to be eligible to compete internationally, the applicant must be in a position to represent and warrant that they have never given birth to, or parented a child and is not currently pregnant.

 

• The applicant may not have previously won Miss Cabo Verde International or held the title of Miss Cabo Verde International  in a previous year. The applicant may not have placed as a runner-up within the 2 (two) preceding pageant years (an applicant may enter again if they have been a finalist in a preceding year).

• The applicant should have no criminal record and be truthful in respect of all matters in relation to the run-up to the competition, the competition itself and the period after the competition. 

 

• There is no restriction in terms of tattoos or piercings that the applicant may have.

• The applicant must be in a position to represent and warrant that they have not been involved in any unsavory or unethical incidents or conduct that may bring the organizers or the competition into disrepute, as determined by the organizers in their sole and absolute discretion. Unsavory or unethical conduct shall include, but not be limited to, racism, bribery, sexism, slander and/or libel.

 

• In the event that any false or misleading information of whatsoever kind is submitted by the applicant the organization may in its sole discretion take any action that it deems appropriate, including without limitation, disqualification from participating in the Miss Cabo Verde International 2022 competition, and/or termination of reign as a titleholder or as Miss Cabo Verde International 2022, as applicable.

 

• Finalists may be required to attend and/or endorse certain objectives as required by the Miss CVI organisation which may include online or physical attendance at sponsor events and workshops and are therefore not permitted to enter another competition that may coincide or conflict with the time-line of the pre-competition and pageant.

 

• Should you be selected as a MissCVI 2022 finalist you will be required to ensure your availability to the miss cvi organization recurrently from september 2022 to mid-august 2023. Format and details will be shared by the miss cvi organization.

 

• The Miss Cabo Verde International 2022 pageant finale will take place in September  2022, date to be confirmed.

 

• The winner of the Miss Cabo Verde International pageant will be contracted to the Miss CVI organization as a brand ambassador thereof for their full year reign. Following the completion of their reign they may be required to assist with up to 12 appearances.

 

• Runner(s)-up of the competition hereby agree to be contracted to the miss cvi organization for the year following the pageant event.

• No family of the Miss Cabo Verde International  organization or related companies, or  any sponsor, production company, advertising agencies or suppliers associated with the competition will be permitted to enter.

General Guidelines For Entry Images 

Examples of entry photographs
What images should i submit when entering?

You need to submit a minimum of two photographs with your entry form – a portrait shot and a full body image. Both MUST be in color (no black and white images will be accepted) and photographs must have been taken within the last six months.

You will be able to submit more images. However, you will not be advantaged in any way should you submit more than the two compulsory pictures.

Submit a clear head and shoulders picture. Try to be as natural as possible with natural make-up. Stay away from heavy or dramatic make-up.

Full body image of you standing – this image can be in a beautiful outfit; it is not compulsory to submit a bikini or swimsuit image.

Do i need to have professional quality photos taken?

It is not compulsory to submit professional entry images. The Miss Cabo Verde International Organization is aware of the costs to have professional images taken and wants to encourage potential entrants not to be deterred from submitting images taken using a cellular phone. However, should you have professional images, you are welcome to submit them.

Note – AUTHENTICITY is key! Please refrain from using filters or over-editing your entry images. We want to get to know YOU, as you are.

Natural Beauty
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Casual Fashion
Fashion Portrait
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