December 20,2014 The Ministry of Sports and Culture officially launched Miss Rwanda 2015 beauty pageant ahead of a national search expected to culminate in the crowning of a winner at a grand finale to take place in Kigali, Rwanda on 21st February 2015.

While launching the pageant, Minister for Sports and Culture Hon. Amb. Joseph HABINEZA unveiled the theme for this years’ content, which is “Rwandan, Beauty, Brain and Culture”.

“It must be comprehended by all that the concept of a beauty pageant in today’s’ society has far reaching ramifications than the usually held meaning of splendor and magnificence that goes with the pomp of the occasion,” said Hon Amb HABINEZA, Minister for Sports and Culture.

In fact, such contests as the one we are about to unveil are used in modern society to advocate for and resolve social-economic causes in society by embracing the concept of beauty”.

“Worldwide and more specifically in the developing world, a lot is evident on the quandary surrounding gender issues especially the predicament of women in society.

I must acknowledge and recognize the progresses made by Rwanda so far in this regard. We all know that we stand among the few nations in the world that have guaranteed equal spheres and parity in political, economic and social aspects of our nation,” added Hon. Amb. HABINEZA.

The finals of Miss Rwanda 2015 will take place in Kigali at SERENA HOTEL on February 21st, 2015, however the launch marks the beginning of a nationwide search for potential crown candidates with regional showcases that will increase awareness and national involvement in the voting for nominees.

At every province, five finalists are expected to be picked and taken to the Kigali for pre-selection where only fifteen will be selected to enter the Miss Rwanda 2015 boot camp and be prepared for the ostentatious closing finale where only one contestant will be crowned Miss Rwanda 2015.

The provincial auditions have been set as ; Northern Province, Musanze on 10th January 2015 at
Virunga hotel.

Western Province, Rubavu 11th January 2015 at gorilla hotel
Southern Province, Huye on 17th January at credo hotel
Eastern Province, Rwamagana 18th January 2015 at Eastland hotel
Kigali, Kigali City 24th January 2015 at sports view hotel

“I want to extend a heart-felt thank you to our sponsors, for your commitment to making this event so successful. Your generous contribution shall help make our vision a reality by helping to offset the cost of holding the National beauty pageant in a professional manner and beautiful environment as planned.

As we continue to grow, please know that partnerships with our sponsors are vital to the success of MISS RWANDA. You are truly appreciated.” Hon Amb. Habineza insisted.

Grand finale and crowning of the winner slated for February 21, 2015.Once crowned, the reigning Miss Rwanda 2015 will go home with a brand new SUZUKI SWIFT (2014 model) and a monthly salary of 1000 USD for the whole year and become a brand ambassador of AIRTEL among other things .

She will also engage in different activities that will entail extensive travel around Rwanda and the world as an ambassador for her country as well as charity work and most importantly she will act as a role model for the young women within the Rwandan society.

About Miss Rwanda 2015

This pageant has been organized by The Ministry of Sports and Culture, in conjunction with Rwanda Inspiration buck up.

For more information and details on how to register for the event please visit or CONTACT US : EMAIL : - TEL : +250 788 885 618

Kigali - Rwanda
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+250 788-625-208,