About Elite Model Look
Created in 1983, the Elite Model Look contest has become the largest glamorous and prestigious model search in the world. It is an essential form of scouting for Elite’s 37 worldwide agencies. The contest gives the agencies’ managers the opportunity to evaluate the contestants a chance to launch successful careers as professional models.
Each year, and in over 50 countries, local organizers, strictly recruited by Elite, set up regional and national contests, in which some 350,000 applicants take part.
One of the major pillars in the modelling industry, 34 year legend Elite Management has represented some of the biggest stars in the business such as Gisele Bundchen, Oluchi, Naomi Campbell, Karen Mulder, Vanessa Hessler, Yasmin lebon, Paulina Porizkova to Victoria secret model Alessandra Ambrosio.
The group’s clients includes leading fashion houses and famous customers including Channel, Dior, Yves Saint Laurent, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Versace and L’Oreal.
Elite has an international presence in all the major markets and just celebrated their 5millionth booking in their 30yrs.
The list of top models who have participated in the Elite Model Look contest includes Cindy Crawford, Elaine Irwin, Tatjana Patitz, Stéphanie Seymour, Karen Mulder, Ines Sastre, Gisele Bundchen, Ingrid Seynhaeve, Natalia Semanova, Yfke Sturm, Mini Anden, Irina Bondarenko, Raïca Oliveira and Alessandra Ambrosio, among others.
Dates and Venues For Auditions and Castings
JULY 9 2011 – PORTHARTCOURT – X LOUNGE
199, STADIUM ROAD; PORTHARTCOURT
JUY 16 2011 – BENIN – LINX BAR
7, UHENUYI STREET OFF BOUNDARY / IHAMA ROAD G.R.A BENIN CITY
JULY 22nd THE HOTEL ENUGU..9am-1pm.
JULY 30 2011 – LAGOS – REHAB POOL LOUNGE
288, AJOSE ADEOGUN VICTORIA ISLAND LAGOS.
06 AUGUST 2011 – ABUJA – TREMINAL BAR
TREMINAL 5, 911 MALL USMAN STREET OFF GHANA STREET MAITAMA ABUJA
-A Nigerian female citizen
-Height – 172cm or above
-Applicant must not be registered, with any Modeling Agency in Nigeria.
-Must be ready to travel abroad
-A genuine interest in modeling.
- Have a beauty that is fresh, modern and unique.
* The winner of Elite model look International gets a chance to win a modeling contract with Elite model Management.
* All expense paid trip to New York City
* Opportunity to represent Nigeria at the Elite Model Look Finale in Asia 2011
* A chance to win 150,000USD at the international finals.
Applicants need to come with two recent pictures: a head shot and a full body shot.
If they are under eighteen, they must bring a parental authorization letter.
Applicants should wear as little make-up as possible and wear something that shows off their shape such as skinny jeans or leggings and a basic t-shirt.
How To Register
Registration is free
Print out the form, fill it and bring it to the audition venue