Miss Philippines Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach is crowned Miss Universe 2015 on stage during the 2015 MISS UNIVERSE show at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, in Las Vegas, California, on December 20, 2015. AFP FILE PHOTO
What does Pia Wurtzbach get as Miss Universe?
INQUIRER.net / 08:37 PM December 22, 2015
Aside from winning the crown, Pia Wurtzbach will get various benefits as the reigning Miss Universe.
In its website, the Miss Universe Organization lists Wurtzbach’s benefits, which include:
∙ Year-long salary as Miss Universe
∙ Luxury accommodations in a New York City apartment for the duration of her reign, including living expenses
∙ One-year scholarship at the New York Film Academy College of Visual Performing Arts
∙ One-year supply of haircare products and tools from CHI Haircare
∙ A new custom diamond tiara and jewelry designed by D.I.C
∙ A shoe wardrobe from Chinese Laundry
∙ Swimwear by Yamamay
∙ A year’s worth of skincare products from Image Skincare
∙ Personal services including membership to Gravity Fitness at Le Parker Meridien Hotel and hair services from John Barrett Salon
∙ Modeling portfolio by leading fashion photographer Fadil Berisha
∙ Dermatology and skincare services provided by Dr. Cheryl Thellman-Karcher
∙ Professional health and nutrition consultation by Tanya Zuckerbrot, MS, RD and dental services by Dr. Jan Linhart, D.D.S.
∙ Professional representation by the Miss Universe Organization
∙ Extensive travel representing sponsors and charitable partners
∙ Access to various New York City events including casting opportunities, movie premiers, screenings, Broadway shows and launch parties; and
∙ Personal appearance wardrobe and styling by the official Miss Universe Organization fashion stylist
Wurtzbach is the third Filipina to win the title, ending a title drought of 42 years for the Philippines.
The Philippines last took home the crown in 1973, courtesy of Margie Moran. It was a short wait after the victory of Gloria Diaz in 1969.