There’s something that these Blue Eagles far South will be proud of, and at least bring home bragging rights for winning the grand prize in Pioneer‘s ‘Stories of Friendship‘ video competition. The awarding was held last Tuesday night (May 20) at Cinema 5, Greenbelt 3 in Makati. They’re not just bringing the flag but they’ll be taking home with them a sum of Php 120,000 cash prize and a whole lot of goodies for besting over 8 finalists from different schools and universities nationwide.
Ateneo de Davao University‘s entry “My Friends Who Ran” topped all the entries with theme of friendship as the main storyboard for the videos submitted.
Pioneer launched the ‘Stories of Friendship’ video competition as part of their 60th anniversary celebration. The theme of friendship was chosen as Pioneer differentiates itself as a “friend” who shares the Filipino’s dream through their ups and downs. The ‘Stories of Friendship’ asked young people to share their take on friendship in a 3-minute (or less) video. (RELATED: Pioneer is also about saving lives, says President and CEO of one of the leading insurers in the Philippines)
‘Stories of Friendship’ summed up to more than 220 video entries from 56 schools all over the country since Day 1 the contest was announced online.
The 2nd Prize went to Malayan Colleges of Laguna with their entry “Vision 20/20” and the 3rd Prize to Adamson University for their video “Dapit-Hapon“. The 2nd and 3rd prizes won Php 80,000 and Php 40,000 plus goodies from sponsors, respectively.
In addition, Pioneer gave a Special Recognition Award to “Katganan” by the Polytechnic University of the Philippines for its exceptional story about friendship which made some audience and judges left with teary-eyes.
Aside from the cash prizes, all winners received life and non-life insurance coverage from Pioneer.
The schools that made it to the final eight (8) were: Adamson University, Ateneo de Davao University, De La Salle – College of St. Benilde, Malayan Colleges of Laguna, Mapua Institute of Technology, Technological University of the Philippines, and Southville International School and Colleges.
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