SAMTA- South African Modelling Awards 2022

South Africa Modelling Talent Awards is a modelling awards platform for ambitious South African models.

Celebrate & recognize the hard-work of models

Forever allowing models to shine and claim their recognition


YES, women are eligible to enter the SAMTA; however, the contestant must be in possession of a valid South African ID document reflecting that their amended sex is female.

Yes, it is compulsory to have done any modelling work which reflect on your social media
either pageantry, fashion show, personal professional shoot and/or commercial.

16 years old plus, the entrant must be 16 years old or more.

No, there are no minimum qualifications required to enter.

16 years old plus, the entrant must be 16 years old or more.

SAMTA entrants must be South African citizens and in possession of a valid South African ID document or passport. If an applicant holds dual citizenship, they must provide details of both.

You don’t need to make any financial investment to enter the SAMTA AWARDS – the South Africa Modelling Talent Awards doesn’t want anyone to put themselves into a precarious financial situation.

Important information regarding vetting and background checks

Our rules state that any Top 10 entrant for all categories may not have been involved in any unsavoury or unethical incidents or conduct that may bring the South Africa Modelling Talent Awards into disrepute. Unsavoury or unethical conduct includes, but is not limited to, bribery, racism, sexism, slander or libel.


1. Submit the following:

  • Full names, surname and address
  • 4 (four) professional pictures.
  • Social media names.
    To 0834842555 0r and you will be asked to join WhatsApp group for

2. Voting process

We are going to have three steps for voting which is categorised as follows:

  • Top ten voting
  • Top six voting
  • Top 4 voting

3. Only four models from the top 4 voting will be our finalist nominated models.

Awards Categories

  • Best fashion editorial model
  • Best pageant model
  • Best model of the year
  • Best photographic model
  • Best plus-size model
  • Best public figure model
  • Best charity working model
  • Best promotional model  Top model with integrity
  • Top artistic model
  • Top lingerie/ bikini model
  • Top catwalk model