Here are the Top 5 Finalists of Miss Universe 2008 and the winners of the Special Awards.
Colombia – Taliana Vargas
Venezuela – Dayana Mendoza
Dominican Republic – Marianne Cruz Gonzalez
Mexico – Elisa Najera
Russia – Vera Krasova
Miss Congeniality – Rebeca Moreno of El Salvador
Best in National Costume – Gavintra Photijak of Thailand