Nadia Ferreira was appointed Miss Universe Paraguay 2021 by Promociones Gloria during a private ceremony held on August 31st, 2021 at Paseo La Galeria in Asunción, Paraguay. She succeeds Miss Universe Paraguay 2020 Vanessa Castro and earned the right to represent Paraguay at the Miss Universe 2021 pageant in December in Eilat, Israel.
Hailing from Villarrica, the 22-year-old beauty queen is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in commercial engineering at the Universidad Americana in Asunción. She speaks English language perfectly and can also communicate in Portuguese language. She works as professional model. In 2018, she signed with Wilhelmina International Inc., a modeling and talent agency based in New York City. She appeared in Fashion Week programs around the world and has walked in fashion shows in Milan, Santiago, Paris, Brazil, Paraguay, Mexico, Qatar, Dubai. She appeared in multiple advertising campaigns.
She is not a newbie to pageantry. She represented Paraguay at Teen Universe 2014 in Guatemala, where she was third runner-up.