In a colorful night full of glamour and beauty, Miss Santa Cruz Paula Schneider won the title of Miss Bolivia Universe 2015. She is the main winner of Miss Bolivia 2015 pageant. She will represent the country at Miss Universe 2015-16. Miss Cochabamba Alejandra Panozo won the title of Miss Bolivia International 2015. Miss Residents Bolivia Jasmine Duran won the title of Miss Bolivia Earth 2015. Miss Coastline Joyce Prado won the title of Miss Bolivia Tourism 2015. Miss Benin Andrea Velazco won Miss Bolivia United Continents 2015 title.
23 contestants graced the night of Miss Bolivia 2015 finals wearing beautiful costumes designed by renowned designers. The concept and scenery was designed by Luis Alberto Velasco. Rolando Wellington directed the choreography of the show.
Bolivia is yet to achieve much success at Miss Universe. The country has placed twice till now. First placement of the country was in 1991 when Rosario Rico Toro placed in Top 6. Second placement of the country was in 2006 when Amelia Vega’s dopple-ganger Desiree Durán placed in the Top 10.
Bolivia has placed in Miss International number of times. The first placement was by Giselle Greminger who made it to the Top 15 in 1990. The next placement was by Liliana Arce Angulo who made it to the Top 15 in 1995. Third placement was by Elke Groterhost Pacheco who made it to the Top 15 in 1995. Fourth placement was by Liliana Pena who made it to the Top 15 in 1998. The last placement was in 2003 when Muriel Cruz made it to the Top 12. Miss Universe 2009 Stefania Fernandez was one of the judges in Miss Bolivia 2015 finals.
Catherine Villarroel Márquez gave Bolivia it’s only placement in Miss Earth in the very first year of the pageant 2001.
Miss Bolivia 2015 Summarised results
Universe: Paula Schneider
International: Alejandra Panozo
Earth: Jasmine Duran
Tourism: Joyce Prado
United Continents: Andrea Verazco
1st Runner-up: Claudia Camacho
2nd Runner-up: Giovana
3rd Runner-up: Sharon Valderde
4th Runner-up: Bernarda Costa
Credits: Opinion.com, Sashfactor.info, ElMundo.com