A new organization holds the franchise of Trump’s Miss Universe pageant in Spain: “Miss Universe Spain” is the new competition to take place in the fall, to select a representative for the Miss Universe 2012 competition scheduled to be held next December.

Contestants will be chosen through online castings. Applications are now OPEN through the pageant’s official facebook page, www.facebook.com/MissUniverseSpain

The lucky 30 chosen beauties will go on to participate in the grand coronation gala, expected to take place in October.-

Miss Universe Spain is a production of “Be Beautiful Spain”, new franchise holders.  Official website: http://www.missuniverse-spain.com

Amparo Munoz won the only Miss Universe title for Spain in 1974. She passed away last year.