Press Release: Call for Application- Miss Nepal US 2014
Event Planet Inc., USA with support of E Planet Pvt. Ltd, opens application for the 4th Miss Nepal US (A) 2014. The event is scheduled to be held on August 9th 2014 at Queens Theater, New York. Applications are now open on our official website www.missnepalus.com. Interested ones apply electronically via our website by June 10th 2014. Winner of the pageant will be awarded with certain inalienable amount of 5 thousand US dollar as scholarship. While the first and second runner up will get 3 thousand and 2 thousand US Dollars Scholarship including lots of exciting gift hampers consolidation prizes, scholarships and more. Unmarried passionate females between the age of 18 and 29 years and currently living in USA or Canada are encouraged to apply.
With the motto of 'Empowering Youths, Promoting Nepal', the Miss Nepal US event serve as a platform for all the participants to achieve their personal, professional and philanthropic goals with valuable interactions and experience of empowerment gained throughout the contest. The event will celebrate the arts and culture of Nepal and crown intelligence, talent and beauty. Miss Nepal US (A) Team, deeply value the rights of the participants and others who are involved in our event. A right to transparency is something we take very seriously. Therefore just like the previous year, to ensure that there is no issue regarding counting votes, judge's decisions and the final results, we are hiring Professional Licensed CPAs, to count the votes/marks and publish the results after direct consultation with Jury Panel. Furthermore, Contestants will be vying for a position as a finalist and the crown of Miss Nepal US and First Runner Up, Second Runner Up and others subtitles.
Additionally, from this year all final contestants will also compete for state level titles. The Miss Nepal New York, Miss Nepal California, Miss Nepal Texas etc. (states) titles go to the contestants with the final event highest score from those respective states. In recognition of outstanding academic and volunteer work in particular institution & community, from this year we are also awarding the finalist with Miss Scholastic Achievement and Miss Excellence Community Service titles according to information provided in the application and supplemental materials during audition.
Miss Nepal US (A) first took place in New York in 2011 where Sujita Basnet was crowned as the first Miss Nepal USA. The second edition of the event was held in Washington DC in August 2012 and Astha Shrestha was crowned the winner whereas the third edition of the event was held in New York in August 2013 and Bartika Rai took home the prestigious title of Miss Nepal US 2013. Despite the limited resources to organize and manage, this event has been a grand success in terms of participation, performance and showcasing hundreds of talented young Nepalese Americans women on a global platform. Along with empowering youths and promoting Nepal, we were hugely successful in taking this event on global agenda by bringing and connecting local celebrities and dignitaries, who have achieved outstanding eminence in their life, with the title of Miss Nepal US (A). Famous American media personalities and former CNN TV host Kiran Chettry, Hollywood Filmography & Sound Editor-James Simcik, Ambassador & Permanent Representative of Nepal to UN & now, Under Secretary of UN- H.E. Gyan Chandra Acharya, Miss New York 2013 & now, Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri, Miss New York US 2013 Stephanie Chemick, Miss Nepal 2002 & famous media personality Malvika Subba, International Runway Model/Actress- Maytee Martinez, Fashion Designer Nikita Verma & Bhishwo Gautam, Miss Pakistan USA (2006)- Sadia Salim, Miss Tibet (2011)- Tenzin Yangkyi were some of notable personalities who have been a part of this grand event.
On behalf of Event Planet Inc. organizer of Miss Nepal US and 2014 organizing team, we would like to express our sincere thanks to all past participants and their parents, sponsors, media partners, all the performers, volunteers, team members, advisors, jury members, all audience as well as all well-wishers for their participation, support & feedback to make Miss Nepal US event grand success. We look forward to everyone's love, supports & participation to make this year event even, BIG & BETTER! Thank You.
Chief Organizer Amit Shah Founder & President Event Planet Inc., USA www.missnepalus.com
Co-Organizer Santosh Shapkota President- EPlanet Pvt. Ltd., Nepal