CTIA Wireless Foundation Drive Smart Contest

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CTIA Wireless Foundation Drive Smart Contest

Award Amount: $10,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 18, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

You have a chance to win $10,000! through the “CTIA Wireless Foundation Drive Smart Contest” that is sponsored by the Wireless Foundation and administrated by the By Kids For Kids Company. The contest is open only to individuals who are legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are at least 13 years old and not older than 18 at the time of entry. Teens create digital shorts to help educate your peers about the dangers of driving distracted. In addition to helping your friends and others to stay safe on the road

Host Institution:

CTIA is a trade association representing the wireless communications industry in the United States. The association was established in 1984 and is headquartered in Washington, D.C. It is a 501(c) (6) nonprofit membership organization, and represents wireless carriers and suppliers, and manufacturers and providers of wireless products and services.

Eligibility:

Please see the basic entry requirements below

  • CTIA Wireless Foundation Drive Smart Contest (“Competition”) is open only to individuals who are legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia.
  • Who are at least 13 years old and not older than 18 at the time of entry.

Instructions for Applying:

You must register yourself to enter the contest though the given link:

https://drivesmartnow.com/registration

Supporting Documents:

  • Be a Digital Short in the form of a video that is at least 15 seconds and no longer than 60 seconds in length, that is created to convince other teens of the dangers of distracted driving and the importance of not texting while driving;
  • Include an uploaded video file or link to a file (this could be a .mov, .wmv, .mpg4)
  • Be submitted in the English language.

Award Description:

  • One (1) grand prize winner will receive: (i) a scholarship in the amount of $10,000.00 to be issued in the form of a check; and (ii) a check to his/her teacher/mentor in the amount of $1,000.00 (ARV: USD$11,000.00).
  • Two (2) runners-up will each receive: (i) a scholarship in the amount of $5,000.00 to be issued in the form of a check; and (ii) a check to their teacher/mentor in the amount of $500.00 (ARV: USD$11,000)
  • Three (3) finalists will each receive: (i) a scholarship in the amount of $1,000.00 to be issued in the form of a check; and (ii) a check to their teacher/mentor in the amount of $250.00 (ARV: USD$3,750)
  • Fourteen (14) semifinalists will each receive: (i) a certificate of achievement; and (ii) a letter from CTIA Wireless Foundation to acknowledge their accomplishment (ARV: $0.00)

Detailed Information Link:

https://drivesmartnow.com/