|Miss Bicolandia 2016 candidates|
Photo by Oscar Esmenda/BICOLSTANDARD.COM
According to the guidelines, an applicant-candidate must be at least 17 but not more than 25 years old on the date of the proclamation night; at least 5'4" in height; single, of good moral character and reputation, and has never given birth; a Filipino citizen, a Bicolana by birth or by blood or a resident of the Bicol region for at least 3 consecutive years; at least 4th year high school; able to communicate in any Bicol dialect; and of good health and can perform her future task of representing the Bicol region as an ambassadress of goodwill.
Miss Bicolandia 2016 will be crowned on Septemer 7, 2016.
This year, the titleholder will receive Php200,000 in cash, sash and trip for two to Hongkong or Singapore.
The other special awards are Best in Production Number, Best in Swimsuit, Best in Evening Gown, Miss Photogenic, Miss Congeniality, Best Designer for Evening Gown, and Darling of the Press.