Video Advertisement Contest
Help put an end to distracted driving, specifically texting or using a phone while driving (which is illegal in California), by joining the California Office of Traffic Safety’s “Go Safely” Distracted Driving Campaign efforts. We are asking California high school students to take part in our PSA Challenge and use your creativity or storytelling skills to make your own Public Service Announcement (PSA). Teen driver crashes are the leading cause of death for young people nationwide.
We want you to take the creative liberty to address what YOU think motivates young adults to drive safer and without distractions. What kind of message do YOU think would work to make a difference to eliminate distracted driving? Tell us your story!
If you are under 18, please click here to download the Parent Permission Form, and have a parent or guardian fill it in and sign it. Submit the completed form by emailing a scanned version to Go Safely PSA Contest at GoSafelyContest@gmail.com.
The ad must include the Go Safely California logo, which you can download here or visit our website Toolkit page for more assets and inspiration.
Your submission has to be approved before it will appear on our site for voting. Once content has been approved you will receive a confirmation submission email.
Prizes awarded for each category, please read Contest Guidelines & info for full details. To enter either contest, you must be a California high school student between the ages of 14 and 20 at the time of entry.
The contest is now CLOSED for submissions.
Voting will still be open until Thursday May 30, 2019.
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