After many weeks, and thousands of votes, Verizon is happy to announce the Grand Prize Winner of this year’s Ultimate Reign Competition — Asia Cook of Albany State University. We’d like to congratulate Miss Cook for reaching her crowning achievement. Her hard work has paid off, as she has won:
- $15,000 to support her community initiative of partnering her school and community with The Red Cross
- $5,000 in scholarship funds
- A Motorola 4G LTE tech pack, including a XYBOARD 10.1 tablet, DROID RAZR smartphone, and a $150 Verizon Wireless gift card
“To win this competition is one of the crowning achievements in my reign. I am so elated to be able to fulfill my platform plans and do it on a scale I only dreamed of…I promise to make my reign one to remember and make a difference in the lives of many!”
Second Place Winner
Olivia Turner – Miss Texas Southern University
Verizon also applauds second place winner, Olivia Turner. She’ll be using her $7,000 award and Motorola 4G LTE tech pack in her efforts to bridge the gap between minorities and mathematics by creating apps to help assist students with studying and understanding math.
“I want to thank everyone for putting together The Ultimate Reign Competition…it has been a privilege to be a part of something that gave me a chance to bond with my school and community.”
Third Place Winner
Fabian Kasongo – Mr. LeMoyne-Owen College
Cheers to our third place winner, Fabian Kasongo. He has plans to use the Motorola 4G LTE tech pack to assist with the planning and running of his Community Health Fair initiative.
“I would like to thank Verizon for their continued commitment to help uplift our communities through the Ultimate Reign Competition…I would also love to thank my school and everyone that voted.”
And last, but certainly not least, we’d like to thank EVERYONE that took part in this wonderful initiative, and took the steps to positively shape their school and community.
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