Elite Model In A Nationwide Model Search In Kenya

August 3rd 2011  – For the first time in history, Elite model Management PARIS is organizing a nationwide Model search in Kenya.

Pursuant to an exclusive license agreement with Elite Models Paris, the Beauties of Africa Inc. team will be touring country with 7 castings that will take place from Mid-July to Mid-August.

The Kenya nationwide castings will be held in Nairobi, Mombasa, Eldoret, Nakuru, Kisum, and Meru in August and at the end of this Kenya tour, about 30 -36 contestants will be selected to participate in the next step of the Elite Model Look Final contest that will be held on 17th September in Nairobi.

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Elite Model In A Nationwide Model Search In Kenya

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For the first time in history, Elite model Management PARIS is organizing a nationwide Model search in Kenya.

Elite has developed an unrivalled ability to scout new talent through the Elite Model Look competition thus proving to be an instant and guaranteed boost to the winners’ modelling careers, surpassing any of their dreams.

Elite model management remains at the forefront of the industry and has launched the careers of celebrities such as Oluchi Orlando, Gisele Bundchen, Naomi Campbell, Stephanie Seymour, Tyra Banks, Cindy Crawford, Demi Moore, Cameron Diaz, Andie McDowell, Linda Evangelista, Heidi Klum, and Claudia Schiffer to name a few.

The group clientele spans includes leading fashion houses and famous individuals, including Chanel, Dior, Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Versace, L’Oreal, Vogue, Elle and many more.

Pursuant to an exclusive license agreement with Elite Models Paris, the Beauties of Africa Inc. team will be touring country with 7 castings that will take place from Mid-July to Mid-August.

Aiming to offer a maximum of opportunities for girls to participate in the most renowned modeling contest and become part of the world’s most prestigious agency.

It is unique in providing the opportunity for young girls to enter the fashion world, become models and begin fabulous careers.

The Elite Model Look contest is a prestigious event open to beginners with a professional goal: looking for and discovering the young hopefuls who will become the future top models.

Each year, Elite Model Look competition sees over 350,000 female contestants between Age 14 to 22, attending national casting held in over 80 countries around the world.

For the 29th consecutive year, Elite is organizing the most prestigious modelling contest in the world offering thousands of girls the opportunity to achieve their dream and follow in the footstep of top models.

Throughout the years, Elite Model Look competition has offered many young girls a chance to start a career of international model at the highest level.

The winners are not only selected for their photogenic qualities, their personality and their natural beauty but also for their potential to correspond to current fashion trends.

From a rigorous selection progress, at least one contestant in each country is elected in the National Final and gets to participate in the main event: the international final, with $325,000 (over 29 million schillings) of modelling contracts at stake.

The Kenya nationwide castings will be held in Nairobi, Mombasa, Eldoret, Nakuru, Kisum, and Meru in August and at the end of this Kenya tour, about 30 -36 contestants will be selected to participate in the next step of the Elite Model Look Final contest that will be held on 17th September in Nairobi.

The winners are not only selected for their photogenic qualities, their personality and their natural beauty but also for their potential to correspond to current fashion trends.

The search also aims to discover unsigned talent and crate a platform for them to shine on stage and be recognized, likewise, local and upcoming fashion designers will be offered the unique opportunity to dress the girls and there will be a designers contest and the best designer will be chosen during the finals in Nairobi.

Elite representatives from PARIS as well as a celebrity studded panel will choose the finalists from the National Finals in Nairobi in September 2011.

At the end of the day, the Elite Model Look jury will choose the top five winners and the one lucky girl who will participate in the Elite Model Look 2011 World Finals.

The ultimate goal being to win the top place at the prestigious World Final which brings together the 80+ girls selected in 60 countries and to secure a 2 year contract with the Elite agency, each of the 15 semifinalist form the world final is offered a modeling contract and the top five finalist for the national contest will be represented by various elite agencies in different parts of the world opening opportunities to models and be represented by Élites international network.

To take part in one of the Elite Model Look Kenya castings, applicants must be:

– Female

– The age between 14 and 22

– At least 5ft 8in

– Have passion for modeling

– Be of good character

Applicants need to come with two recent pictures: a head shot and a full body shot. If they are under 18, they must bring a parental authorization letter or be accompanied by a parent.

For Registration visit: www.emlkenya.com  or http://www.facebook.com/elitemodellookKenya

Selected contestants’ from the regional castings will be accommodated in Nairobi in September for a week of intensive grooming.

This training will cover all the professional aspects of modelling.

The expected 36 finalists will experience and undergo fitness training, makeovers, nutrition lectures, professional photo sessions as well as a run through of the event.

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10 Responses

  1. when is or was the dealine for registration

  2. These types of events are wonderful because everyone wins. New models are discovered and young men and women are offered a chance at a life they might only have dreamed of. Good luck, Elite.

  3. i would like to tke part of the new modelling staters this year i would apreciate if given a chance to participate.

  4. I would like to take part this year please let me know when you start the all thing.

  5. Just thought that you should also give a chance to those girls who have a passion in modelling but too bad they are not blessed with the minimum height requirement. I will highly appreciate that

  6. i would like to be a runway model. Is there anywhere in mombasa i could join??please anyone let me know.. And if this elite model starts again, i would want to join. Thanks

  7. I would like my daughter to participate in the 2012 one please let us know whne and where

  8. thats a great one,,hopes you people could atleast move the age a bit higher to maybe 25 or 26 and let us know hwen the 2012 event will take place.

  9. Will elite models return to Kenya in 2012?

  10. This a great opportunity for us female kenyan to participate

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