Grace Chan of Hong Kong was crowned Miss Chinese International 2014 at the conclusion of the pageant held on January 26, 2014 at the TVB City, Hong Kong.
Newly crowned Miss Chinese International 2014 Grace Chan (C) and her runners-up.
Grace Chan is no stranger to beauty pageants. She was the winner of Miss Hong Kong 2013 held on September 1, 2013 and is expected to represent Hong Kong at Miss World 2014 in London this November.
Born in Hong Kong and immigrated to Vancouver, British Columbia at the age of 5, Grace is a graduate of Simon Fraser University with a major in Communications and a minor in Publishing.
Since childhood, participating in a beauty pageant had been Grace’s dream. In her spare time, she likes to play the piano, cook, sing, and read. Grace is able to communicate fluently in English, Cantonese, and Mandarin. She is now a signed artist under TVB, and her goal is to inspire others with her work.
The first runner-up was Cindy Zhong of Vancouver, Canada and the second runner-up was Lucia Lorigiano of Montréal, Canada.
The top 6 finalists were completed with Zhiny Ooi of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Maggie Zhang of New York City of the United States; and Lydia Zhang of Melbourne, Australia.
This is the 25th edition of the pageant with the participation of 16 contestants of Chinese origin from around the world.