ABOUT ELITE MODEL LOOK
Elite model management remains at the forefront of the industry and has launched the careers of celebrities such as our very own 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. Each year, the Elite Model Look competition sees over 350,000 female contestants between Age 14 to 23, attending national casting held in over 80 countries around the world.
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…
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 of modeling contract at stake.
Criteria For Registration
-A Nigerian female citizen
-Height – 172cm
-Must have no signed contract with any Agency in Nigeria (Very important)
-Must be ready to travel abroad
-A genuine interest a modeling career.
-Must speak English
How To Enter
Pick up a form from any Ecobank branch nationwide
Registration fee is – N5, 000( Five thousand naira only)
The winner of Elite model look gets a chance to win a modeling contract with Elite model Management Paris.
All expense paid trip to New York
Opportunity to represent Nigeria at the Elite Model Look Finale in Cape Town South Africa October 2010
Also a chance to win 150,000 dollars at the international finals In Cape Town
ABOUT TRACY OYENKACHUKWU – ELITE MODEL NIGERIA 2008
Tracy Oyenkachukwu, the first ever elite Model from Nigeria in 2008, in less than 7months of moving to London, has worked with Top designers, magazines and fashion shows etc. Recently she participated in London, Cophegan and Paris fashion week. She has since signed into two agencies one in London and the other in Paris, confirming the third agency in New York in a few weeks.
ABOUT ANNETTE BEGG- ELITE MODEL NIGERIA 2009
This Edo born native from the Oredo tribe, was raised by her family in Lagos 17 years ago. Today, Annette is Nigeria’s Elite model ambassador, a beacon of hope to young African girls despite her skin shade. During her reign, Annette grace both the covers and pages of high fashion gloss magazines , some of which are Thisday style, Genevie magazine , Elan, true love etc. She was also actively involved in various fashion event with top Nigerian designers. Soon to be leaving the shores of Nigeria to further her studies in New york, Annette would also be pursuing her career in the modelling industry while away.
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