Joyce Prado crowned Miss Bolivia 2018

24 Jun 2018 | Angelique Reyes

Miss Bolivia 2018 began its spectacular grand finale night on 23rd June 2018 with the twenty four gorgeous divas from 9 departments competing for the national title of Miss Universe Bolivia 2018. Joyce Prado who represented Santa Cruz was crowned Miss Universe Bolivia 2018 by her predecessor Vera Gleisy Noguer Hassen at the end of the event finale.

A student of Dentistry, Joyce will now represent Bolivia at Miss Universe 2018. With her consistent performance, Joyce had already put a strong foot forward at the competition since the beginning. There is no doubt that she not only hold her country’s name high but also represent it with sincerity and dedication.

As the competition began, the contestants presented themselves in Bikinis and evening gowns to the panel of jury who took it upon themselves to announce the Top 8 contestants – María Elena Antelo, Joyce Prado, Elena Romero, Fiorella Suárez, Mariana Pinedo, Nadia Peralta, Liz Shimokawa and Valentina Ramallo.


Joyce Prado crowned Miss Bolivia 2018

(Photo Credits: MISS BOLIVIA CLUB Instagram Official)

Miss Bolivia 2018 also elects its representatives to other international pageants. At the finale, Miss Beni Maria Elena Antelo took the title of Miss International Bolivia 2018, Miss Tarija 2018 Valentina Ramallo was elected Miss Continentes Unidos Bolivia 2018 and Elena Romero was elected Miss Bolivia Grand 2018.

Miss Cochabamba 2018 Vanessa Vargas was chosen as Miss Bolivia World 2018. She also won the Best Beauty With A Purpose Project award.

Also at the competition, during special awards, Miss Oruro 2018 Yoselin Melgar won the Best Typical Costume award and Miss Beni 2018 María Elena Antelo was chosen as Miss Amistad.

The newly crowned Miss Universe Bolivia 2018 Joyce Prado’s court included –

First Runner-Up - Mariana Pinedo (Señorita Santa Cruz)

Second Runner-Up - Fiorella Suárez (Miss Litoral)

Third Runner-Up - Liz Shimokawa (Miss Pando)

Fourth Runner-Up - Nadia Peralta (Miss Illimani)