The Vermont Highway Safety Alliance is proud to sponsor a Public Safety Announcement (PSA) award contest for Vermont high school students designed to change driving habits. Thank you to our sponsors, AAA New England, Vermont Insurance Agents Association, The World - Central Vermont's Hometown Newspaper, Vermont Automotive Distributors Association, the Central Vermont Rotary Club, and Consultant on Police Services, for their support of this event. The Contest is Officially Open! Please make sure to review the rules and eligibility requirements on our Website below. Register using Eventbrite. (link below) We look forward to seeing your submission!

Eventbrite Link to Register for the Contest

Please use the following Links for more information on the Contest

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Rules & Guidelines

Tips & Checklist

Resource Links for Data and Information on Distracted Driving

Timeline and Deadlines

Submitting Your Application: Once you have reviewed the rules and regulations submit your video using the Eventbrite link  and registration form. All submissions must be received on or before April 13th at 5:00 PM 2018. We will not accept entries after that date. Don’t wait until the last minute.

  • April 13th, 2018 5:00PM: All YouTube submissions and registration forms must be received. Submit on Eventbrite. You will receive a confirmation via email.
  • April 20th, 2018 5:00PM: (on or before) Finalists from Phase One will be notified and continue to Phase Two.
  • April 20th, 2018 5:00PM: Start of Phase Two.
  • April 30th, 2018 5:00PM End of Phase Two.
  • May 15th, 2018 – Final contest winners will be chosen and notified on or before this date.

Tips and Checklist for producing a video PSA – These will be available soon!

Prizes for this contest are generously donated by our sponsors:


Consultant on Police Services


Vermont Automotive Distributors Association