Phan Thi Mo, who was in top five finalists of Miss Vietnam World Contest 2010, is applying to compete in this year's Miss Asia USA Contest.
She is waiting for the permission from the Department of Art and Performance to attend the international contest.
The 22-year-old tourism department's student of College of Culture and Art said that she is eager to take part in the contest, as she has not taken part in any events since Miss Vietnam World Contest.
Mo said that she is preparing the application for permission.
The 23rd Miss Asia USA Contest held in California welcomes representatives from 58 nations and territories of Asia.
The two final nights will take place on August 19 and 20 at Redondo Performing Arts Centers in California, US.
Miss Asia USA 2006 Jennifer Pham is considered the most famous Vietnamese oversea beauty queen originated from the contest. She is known as an actress and emcee of local showbiz.