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Becoming Miss Universe Ireland 2017

The winner of Miss Universe Ireland will represent Ireland on the 2017 Miss Universe live competition telecast watched by millions worldwide.

Through the organization, the winner is provided a platform based on her objectives for the year. She will serve as ambassador for the country of Ireland. She will be the face of beauty and fashion brands and bring awareness to social causes for the greater good of communities across Ireland.  Alongside The Miss Universe Ireland Organization, she will plan how to achieve her personal and professional goals on the national and global scale.

Miss Universe Ireland Requirements

The winner of Miss Universe Ireland will represent Ireland on the 2017 Miss Universe live competition telecast watched by millions worldwide.

• Contestant must be at least 18 years of age and under 28 years on January 1, 2017.
• All contestants must be recognized medically and legally as a female
• Contestants may not be married or pregnant. They must not have ever been married, not had a marriage annulled nor given birth to, or parented a child.
• All contestants must be citizens of Ireland and they must have resided in the Country for a period of at least six consecutive months before the date of the beginning of the final competition. (Although they may have attended college or university elsewhere during all or part of that period).

Contestants Will Compete In 3 Categories

Personal Interview

Contestant’s will be judged by their ability to articulate themselves. This is the opportunity for the judges to get to know who you are.


Each contestant will walk the runway during the swimsuit segment displaying her dedication to a healthy lifestyle.

Evening Gown

The judges and fans will see the contestants’ personal style as they walk the stage in their evening gown of choice. However, the exact design of the gown does not count towards the total score and instead the judges focus on how confidently each woman presents herself.


What Is The Miss Universe Organization Looking For In A Contestant?

A contestant must be confident. She must be able to demonstrate authenticity and articulate her ambitions as a titleholder. The competitions showcase and evaluate the contestant’s aspirations and are judged by accomplished business leaders, philanthropists, and public figures.

What Can I Do To Best Prepare For The Pageants?

A contestant should understand the values of The Miss Universe Organization and the responsibilities of the title. She should be able to express what her personal and professional goals would be during her reign.

Consider the below when competing:

– Describe what your aspirations are and why you are competing for a title.
– What have you done in your community to show leadership?
– How would you use your title to impact society?
– What social group would be your focus and why?
– How would you help solve issues in the world, not just in your home country?
– How can you make this world a better place if you were crowned?


Please include the following in your email:

– Full Name
– Age
– Email Address
– Social Media Handles
– Briefly, why do you want to become Miss Universe Ireland?
– Attach a recent image of yourself

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