Former winners include Basestana Makgalemele-Khumalo and Miss Universe Augustine Masilela-Chuene and have also been a stepping stone for the likes of Liezl Laurie (Miss South Africa 2014) who won the title of Miss Personality in 2010.
The semi-finals for the 2015 Miss Soweto contest takes place at Protea Glen Mall on October 31 and Maponya Mall on November 7 at 10am.
The Miss Soweto pageant has become an institution in the township since the first event in 1979 – and this year organisers have upped the stakes with a prize valued at over R10 000.
The next Miss Soweto will be announced December 5 during a gala event at the stunning Soweto Theatre.
What you need to know:
- Hopefuls need to be between the ages of 18 and 24.
- If you plan on entering on October 31 or November 7 you have to bring a swimming costume and shoes to wow judges.
- The entry fee is R200.
For more information contact Brian Sithole on 083 859 913 or alternatively reach Collin Sithole on 078 405 6086.