Miss Grand International 2013 was the first edition of the beauty pageant. It was held in Bangkok, Thailand, on November 19, 2013. At the end of the event Miss Puerto Rico, Janelee Chaparro was crowned as Miss Grand International 2013. Miss Philippines beauty Annalie Forbes finished 3rd runner-up.
Announcement of Top 20
Winners circle: Miss Grand International 2013 is Miss Puerto Rico Janelee Chaparro; 1st Runner-up Miss Dominican Republic Cantel Martinesz; 2nd Runner-up Miss slovak Republic Denisa Paseciakova; 3rd Runner-up Miss Philippines Annalie Forbes; 4rth Runner-up Miss Aurstralia Kelly Louise Maguire.
The Grand winners also won cash prizes of US30,000.00 cash prize; the 1st Runner-up with $10,000.00; 2nd runner-up with $5,000.00; 3rd runner-up $2,500.00 and $1,500.00 for the 4rth runner-up.
Speacial awardees also received cash prizes: Miss Popular Vote US$3,000 cash prize for Miss Myanmar – Htar Htet Htet; Best In Evening Gown US$3,000 cash prize Miss Dominican Republic – Chantel Martinez; Best In Swimsuit US$3,000 cash prize Miss Latvia – Kristine Rancan; Best National Costume US$3,000 cash prize China – Jie Pan.
Top 10 National Costume
Miss Grand International 2013
China : Miss Jie Pan
Lebanon : Miss Elizabeth Ojeil
Mexico : Miss Laura Elisa Alvarez Damian
Myanmar : Miss Htar Htet Htet
Philippines : Miss Annalie Forbes
Puerto Rico : Miss Janelee Chaparro
Sweden : Miss Claudia Sundberg
Thailand : Miss Yada Theppanom
Turkmenistan : Miss Natalia Vasileva
Venezuela : Mariana Jimenez