Maja Cotič crowned Miss Slovenia World 2013

Maja Cotič was crowned the title of Miss Slovenia 2013 at the conclusion of pageant held at Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Center on July 3, 2013 

She is therefore will represent her country to compete at the upcoming Miss World 2013 which is held in Indonesia in September this year.

The 24-year-old beauty also received the Miss Personality, a special award given to the candidate who exuded the most vibrant personality during the duration of the pageant.

Maja Cotič was selected by a jury over 300 contestants. (Wow! That's too many for a single pageant.) The crown was presented by Nives Oresnik, Miss Slovenia 2012.

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Coming in second or first runner-up is Laura Škvorc while Eva Matijaševič is the third placer or second runner-up. It is not clear whether the runners-up will be sent to any other international pageants.

The rest of the TOP 7 (random order) are Loretta Dominkovič, Lara Koren, Kristina Lesjak and Sara Zemljič. Adjudged as Miss Talent is Laura Škvorc who sang Whitney Houston's ''I Will Always Love You''. Miss Photogenic is Eva Matijaševič.