Miss Santa Cruz, Nahemi Uequin Antelo, won the Miss Bolivia 2021 pageant and was crowned as Miss Universo Bolivia 2021 at the end of the finals held on August 28, 2021 in Santa Cruz de la Sierra. The 20-year-old representative from Santa Cruz beaten 24 other candidates to win the crown and earned the right to represent Bolivia at Miss Universe 2021, scheduled to be held in Eilat, Israel. She won the title, making her Bolivia’s Miss Universe 2021 candidate.
Nahemi hails from Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia. She attended Colegio Aleman in Santa Cruz de la Sierra. She speaks Spanish, English and German. Since 2015, she works as professional model.
During this night, María Fernanda Rivero, Miss Beni, was crowned Miss Mundo Bolivia 2021. Hailing from Santa Cruz, Bolivia, the 19-year-old representative of Beni moved from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Beni where she finished high school in 2012. Later, she spent a year in Cochabamba, Bolivia before moving back to Santa Cruz de la Sierra to pursue a career in modeling. She works as professional model since 2017. While reigning as Miss Beni 2021, she was pursuing her bachelor’s degree in international trade. As Miss Bolivia Mundo 2021, she will represent Bolivia at Miss World 2022.
The 2021 Miss Bolivia’s court includes Fabiola Montaño as first runner-up and Macarena Castillo as second runner-up.