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What Exactly Does Miss Universe Win?
Aside from a crown and a full-time job.

Let’s take a look at all the perks Pia Wurtzbach enjoyed during her reign. Apart from several trips serving different charities, as well as access to events including casting opportunities, movie premieres and screenings, Broadway shows, and launch parties, Pia received:

A Year-Long Salary as Miss Universe

A One-Year Scholarship from the New York Film Academy College of Visual Performing Arts and Fully Funded Luxury Accommodations in a New York City Apartment

A One-year Supply of Haircare Products and Tools from CHI

A New Custom Diamond Tiara and Jewelry Designed by Diamonds International Corp.


A photo posted by Pia Wurtzbach | Miss Universe (@piawurtzbach) on

A Shoe Wardrobe from Chinese Laundry Shoes

We can't get over how gorgeous @missuniverse Pia Wurtzbach looks in her Caleb booties! ?????????? #missuniverse #pia #boots #fashion

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Swimwear by Yamamay

Yamamay 2017 ?

A photo posted by Pia Wurtzbach | Miss Universe (@piawurtzbach) on

A Year’s Worth of Skincare Products from Image Skincare

Membership to Gravity Fitness @ 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 Nutrition Consultation by Tanya Zuckerbro,  and Dental Services by Dr. Jan Linhart

2017 Perks: Miss France

Miss Universe 2017 Iris Mittenaere gets similar perks. According to the Miss Universe website, this is what she can look forward to: "The winner of Miss Universe will immediately move to a luxury apartment in New York City, which will be her home base while she spends her reign traveling the globe, developing and representing her platforms, and raising awareness and funds for charitable initiatives. In addition to her new accommodations, the Miss Universe title also includes: a year-long salary; all paid living expenses; personal appearance wardrobe and styling by the official Miss Universe Organization fashion stylist; extensive international and domestic travel; and access to various New York City events including casting opportunities, movie premieres, fashion week, sporting events and career opportunities presented by one the world’s largest and most dynamic entertainment agencies, WME|IMG, parent company of The Miss Universe Organization."

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