Application Form/Terms & Conditions

“Face of African Queen”

This is the first edition of The Face of African Queen. The pageant was formed with the sole purpose of giving young African ladies born or living in Finland a platform to showcase not only their beauty but most importantly their culture, talent and creativity. To encourage them to be more confident, more assertive and goal driven. The pageant is highly competitive and seeks to bring out those leadership qualities in women. Face of African Queen aims at promoting African culture, tourism and lifestyle to the wider world.

STAR PRIZE

The winner of the beauty pageant will go home with an all-expense-paid trip to Malta during summer including hotel accommodation for 7 days and loads of beauty care products and also grace the front cover of Diaspora Glitz Magazine and another magazine.

Terms and Conditions

You are of African Origin (at least one parent).
You are legally resident in Finland.
You are single and aged between the ages of 18 and 30 by May 1st, 2020.
You are not pregnant at the time of Application
APPLICATION is free
Finalists must not have posed nude, topless or been involved in any public show of indecency.
The finalists must be without a criminal record.
If you win the beauty pageant, you will return your crown after your reign or pay €100 to keep it. The sash will be yours for keeps.

RULES AND STANDARDS

Applicants will be required to sign a contract which will govern their behaviour and conduct before during and after the pageant.

Applicant understands and agrees that the Face of African Queen organisers shall determine all issues as to eligibility to compete and the contestant must agree to abide by that determination both as to themselves and other applicants.

Contestants will be expected to partake in all rounds of the competition (talent, cultural, swimsuit and evening wear round)

Entry forms must be filled in with names as they are on passports, etc. and not assumed or professional names.

There must be nothing in the contestant’s background that could bring into disrepute any aspect of the contest or its sponsors.

By entering the selection process and ultimately the contest, a contestant grants the organisers or the sponsors of the event, the free and unfettered right to use her name, photographs, voice, likeness, recommendations etc., relating to the contest, its title or any such connection between the contestant and the contest or title in any way it sees fit for advertising or sales promotions purposes, providing such use is not in a manner to cause harm to the contestant’s reputation or name.

Contestants or their family will not enter into any disagreement following the event final with any other contestants or judges regarding the judges’ decision.

The Organizer reserves the right to substitute, add to or alter any item on the list of prizes offered before the Finals of the Contest. All prizes won by the Contestant during the Contest shall not be transferable or exchangeable for cash.

In the event of any dispute over the execution, rules or results of the contest, the decision of the adjudicator or judges is final. Face of African Queen indemnifies itself from and can not be held responsible for any decisions made by the judging panel.