Miss Turkey is an annual national beauty pageant held in Turkey to select representatives for the international pageants like Miss World, Miss Universe, Miss International and Miss Supranational pageants. The first Miss Turkey was held on September 2’1929 where Feriha Tevfik was crowned as the winner.
Since 1980, the pageant has been run by the “Miss Turkey Organisation”. Between the year 1980-1990, the pageant was sponsored by the local newspapers namely, Günes, Sabah, Tercüman, Bulvar, and some others. The reigning queens of Miss Turkey are - Amine Gülse Miss Turkey 2014 winner, represented Turkey at Miss World 2014 pageant, Dilan Cicek Deniz 1st Runner-up Miss Turkey 2014, represented Turkey at the Miss Universe 2014 pageant, Hilal Yabuz 2nd runner-up Miss Turkey 2014, represented Turkey at the Miss International 2014 pageant and Hilal Soyler 3rd runner-up Miss Turkey 2014, represented Turkey at the Miss Supranational 2014 pageant.
Miss Turkey 2015 final are scheduled to be held on June 11’2015. A total of 20 finalists are competing for the prestigious opportunity of representing Turkey at major international pageants.