Pauline Amelinckx has officially been named as the first The Miss Philippines. She represented the Philippines at the Miss Supranational 2023 competition where she finished as first runner-up. She was previously crowned Miss Bohol 2017.
The beauty queen received her The Miss Philippines crown on Thursday, August 10.
“Proud to announce [Pauline Amelinckx] as our inaugural [The Miss Philippines] queen,” Supsup wrote in an Instagram post.
“You embody not only the Filipino spirit that has made you the queen you are today, but you have also filled the hearts of every Filipino with joy and pride. Your journey brought people together in celebration of the Filipina’s beauty, wisdom, and influence.”, from The Miss Philippines instagram post.
The Miss Philippines pageant will hold the Miss Supranational and Miss Charm pageants in the country.
The organization was founded by Jonas Gaffud and beauty queen Shamcey Supsup.