Mega Prize

Advisor Mega Prizes

SkillsUSA launched a 100-percent membership campaign to honor advisors who are able to enroll all eligible students in their SkillsUSA chapter. As an incentive, several of our national partners are offering “mega prizes” for selected 100-percent advisors.

New Mega Prizes Announced

DEPCOLogo

DEPCO LLC is offering two (2) prize packages. Each prize package includes one (1) Gears Combat Robot.

The Gears Combat Robot is created using a base HMC belt-driven platform, and is one of the toughest robots on the market. This platform is made with rugged, industrial-strength components and is quick and easy to construct. Students can integrate their own control systems as well as sensors and other accessories, which makes it ideal for robotics competitions.

The Combat Robot weighs less than 10 pounds and is capable of withstanding 200 pounds of standing weight. It is also the platform used by many schools that compete in the National Robotics League (NRL).

Prize Value: $2500

Lowes

 

Lowe’s Companies Inc. and IRWIN are offering two (2) NBA Basketball Game prize packages. Each prize package includes:

Two NBA Tickets (winner chooses team and game)
$500 Travel Stipend
Hertz Rental Car Voucher
Prize Value: $1,500

 

UTI-NASCARLogoUniversal Technical Institute (UTI) is offering a NASCAR Sprint Cup package. The tickets are to the race of their choice. The package includes:

Two tickets to NASCAR Sprint Cup
$500 in travel and spending money
Prize value: $1,850

 

IRWINLogo

IRWIN is offering several prize packages, below:

 

Disney Theme Parks package. Prize package includes:

$250 Disney Gift Card
$500 Travel Stipend
Hertz Rental Car Voucher
Prize Value: $1,000

NYC Broadway package. Prize package includes:

$250 Gift Card from Broadway.com
Tour of Eve Pearl’s Studio, including makeup demonstration
$500 Travel Stipend
Hertz Rental Car Voucher
Prize Value: $1,750

Three (3) Apple iPads. Each prize includes:

One Apple iPad with Retina display, wi-fi, Black, with 9.7″ Retina display; A6X chip with quad-core graphics; 5.0 MP iSight camera with 1080p HD video recording; FaceTime HD camera
Prize Value: $600 each

Notre Dame Prize Package.  Prize package includes:

Two Notre Dame Football Tickets (Game TBD)
Side Line Passes
Tour of Locker Room
$500 Travel Stipend
Hertz Rental Car Voucher
Prize Value: $1,800

Five IRWIN Tool Packages  Each Prize Includes:

47-Piece Impact Screwdriver Bit Set
Six-Piece Woodworking Chisel Box Set
10-Piece Fast Release Locking Pliers Tray Set
Eight-Piece Groovelock/Propliers Kitbag Set
Next Generation Bar Clamp XP/12″
9” 250 Magnetic Torpedo
24” 2550 Magnetic Box Beam Level
Folding Utility Knife
Saw Blade 7-1/4″ 24T Weldtec Bulk
16″ Contractor’s Bag
Heavy Construction Gloves
I-Gel Gum Rubber Knee Pads
Six-Piece Set SB Max
9-in-1 Screwdriver
100′ HPP Chalk Reel
Prize Value: $1,000

LouisvilleLogo

 

Louisville Convention and Visitors Bureau is offering a Louisville Gift Bag package. Prize package includes:

One Apple iPAD Mini
“Talk Derby to Me” T-shirt
Kentucky Derby Collectors Book
Authentic “Dirty” Horseshoe
Twin Spires Pewter Wine Stoppers
Mint Julep Cup
Prize Value: $450

NEWLogo

NEW an Asurion Company is sponsoring a Washington Nationals Baseball Game and Tour of Washington, D.C., Package for two. Prize package for two includes:

Two Owner’s Suite tickets to the Washington Nationals game either on Aug. 9 or Sept. 13, 2013 (Both games are Washington Nationals vs. Philadelphia Phillies at 7:10 p.m.)
Ground Transportation to the Game
Two Nights Hotel Accommodations
$500 Travel Stipend
Tour of Washington, D.C., by SkillsUSA Executive Director Tim Lawrence
Tour of the SkillsUSA National Leadership Center followed by a reception
Prize Value: $4,900

 

SCRSLogo

The Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) is offering the 2013 SEMA Show Experience for Collision Repair:

 

Two SEMA Show Passes
Two SCRS RDE Full Series Passes
Two $500 Gift Cards for Travel Expenses
Two Hotel Rooms for SEMA show (November 5 – November 8, 2013)
Prize Value: $3,200

Additional prize: All Schools

SCRS will be donating a one-year free membership to all collision repair vocational schools who have a student competing in the SkillsUSA competition. SkillsUSA can simply provide a list of all schools, their address, email, phone number and primary collision repair contact at the school, and the schools will be automatically registered. Valued at $300 per school.

 

Lowes

Lowe’s Companies Inc. is offering a Lowe’s Gift Card. Prize includes:

1 (one) $1,000 Lowe’s Gift Card
Prize Value: $1,000

 

AirProductsLogoAir Products is sponsoring 10 door prizes during the reception. These include two (2) of each of the following:

Lowe’s $100 Gift Card
Bluetooth Earbuds
Nook HD
Wireless Bluetooth Speaker
SpaFinder Gift Card
Prize Value: Approximately $100 each

100-Percent Chapter Mega Prize Winners

Stacy Johnson of Crossville, Tenn.
Great Combat Robot
Sponsored by DEPCO Inc.

Ralph Gwaltney of Cleveland, Tenn.
Great Combat Robot
Sponsored by DEPCO Inc.

John Spagnola of Revere, Mass.
Disney Theme Parks Package
Sponsored by Irwin Tools

Robyn Langhorst of Overland, Miss.
Notre Dame Prize Package
Sponsored by Irwin Tools

Phil Howardell of Mesa, Ariz.
Irwin Tool Package
Sponsored by Irwin Tools

Richard Baker of St. Petersburg, Fla.
Irwin Tool Package
Sponsored by Irwin Tools

Brandon Tucker of Yukon, Okla.
Irwin Tool Package
Sponsored by Irwin Tools

Bob Yarbrough of Shawnee, Okla.
Irwin Tool Package
Sponsored by Irwin Tools

Robert Valcourt of Tiverton, R.I.
Irwin Tool Package
Sponsored by Irwin Tools

Michelle Munksgard of Buckeye, Ariz.
NYC Broadway Package
Sponsored by Irwin Tools

Jenny Maher of Frederick, Md.
Apple iPad
Sponsored by Irwin Tools

Jimmy Kee of Paris, Tenn.
Apple iPad
Sponsored by Irwin Tools

Jonathan Boykin of San Antonio, Texas
Apple iPad
Sponsored by Irwin Tools

David Hoy of Springfield, Ohio
Louisville Gift Bag
Sponsored by Louisville Convention and Visitors Bureau

Gary Maune of Washington, Miss.
Lowe’s $1,000 Gift Card
Sponsored by Lowe’s Companies, Inc.

Robin Rodriguez of Palmdale, Calif.
NBA Basketball Game Prize Package
Sponsored by Lowe’s Companies, Inc. and Irwin

Brent Tuttle of San Bernardino, Calif.
NBA Basketball Game Prize Package
Sponsored by Lowe’s Companies, Inc. and Irwin

Mike Benton of North Richland Hills, Texas
Washington Nationals Baseball Game and Tour of Washington, D.C.
Sponsored by NEW an Asurion Company

Dwight Hartzog of Wilkesboro, N.C.
2013 SEMA Show in Las Vegas
Sponsored by Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS)

Dan Townsend of Paris, Tenn.
NASCAR Sprint Cup Prize Package
Sponsored by Universal Technical Institute (UIT)

Staff is working diligently to secure additional mega prizes that support a variety of trade areas. Continue to check back to this Web page to see what exciting new mega prizes are announced.

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