Miss Guyana Universe

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Miss Guyana
Formation 1956
Type Beauty Pageant
Headquarters Georgetown
Miss Universe
Official language
National Director
Odinga Lumumba
Website Official site

Miss Guyana or Miss Guyana Universe is a national beauty pageant for women in Guyana. The winner represents Guyana in Miss Universe.


Guyana competed in 1956 as British Guiana before 1966. Since 1988, Guyana competed as Guyana and the winner of Miss Guyana Universe will compete at Miss Universe pageant.

In 2013 Katherina Roshana represented Guyana and failed to place.

In 2013 Ruqayyah Boyer was selected to compete at Miss World 2013 in Bali, Indonesia.


Color key
  •      Declared as Winner
  •      Ended as runner-up
  •      Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists

The winner of Miss Guyana Universe represents her country at Miss Universe. On occasion, when the winner does not qualify (due to age) for either contest, a runner-up is sent.

Year Miss Guyana Universe Placement Notes
United States 1956 Rosalind Iva Joan Fung Unplaced
United States 1958 Clyo Fernandez Unplaced
United States 1963 Gloria Flackman Unplaced
United States 1964 Mary Rande Holl Unplaced
United States 1965 Cheryl Viola Cheeng Unplaced
United States 1966 Umblita Van Sluytman Unplaced
Taiwan 1988 Christina Jardim Unplaced
Mexico 1989 Reeya Majeed Unplaced
Trinidad and Tobago 1999 Morvinia Sobers Unplaced
Puerto Rico 2002 Mia Rahaman Unplaced
Panama 2003 Leanna Yulanie Damond Unplaced
Ecuador 2004 Odessa Abenaa Phillips Unplaced
Thailand 2005 Candisie Franklin Unplaced
United States 2006 Alana Ernest Unplaced
Mexico 2007 Meleesa Natasha Payne Unplaced
The Bahamas 2009 Jenel Cox Unplaced
United States 2010 Tamika Henry Unplaced
Brazil 2011 Kara Lord Unplaced
United States 2012 Ruqayyah Boyer Unplaced Competed in Miss World 2013
Competed in Miss International 2014
Russia 2013 Katherina Roshana Unplaced Competed in Miss India Worldwide 2013
United States 2014 Niketa Barker[1] TBA TBA


  1. ^ "Miss Guyana Universe 2014 Winner is Niketa Barker". Angelopedia.com. Retrieved 27 October 2014. 

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