Welcome to www.SafetyScholars.com!
Bridgestone Firestone created this site to give young drivers a voice-and an opportunity to win a college scholarship,
a laptop computer, tires and gas cards.

Click here to read the press release.

Thanks to everyone who entered the Safety Scholars essay contest.
Listed below are the eight finalists and three grand prize winners.

Click here to read the winners press release.

Grand Prize Winners

Click title to view essay (.pdf)

Bridgestone And iPods: Keeping Teens Safe -
Konrad Hughes - Springfield, Mo.
Be S.A.F.E. To Stay Safe - Tom Wangard - Madison, Wis.
Sign The Contract, Save A Life - Shawn de Salazar - Davie, Fla.


Click title to view essay (.pdf)

My Safety. MySpace. My FIRESTONE IPOD.-
Barcleigh Sandvall - Arlington, Texas
Truism And A Turtle Teach A Safety Lesson - Sandra Garcia - Woodbridge, Va.
Customize, Commercialize And Click It - Ricardo Hernandez - Merrillville, Ind.
Saving Lives In Memory Of A Friend - Bethan Watson - Helena, Ala.
Keep Cool On The Road With P.A.L. - Nathaniel Nakashima - San Jose, Calif.
Reaching Teens Through Shock And Awe -
Adam Strom - San Antonio, Texas
Keeping Teens Safe? Thatís Entertainment. - Brittany Norman - Alpharetta, Ga.
A Carnival Of Driver Safety - Erica Franklin - Troy, N.Y.

If you seek additional information regarding automotive safety and teen driving, we suggest the following on line resources:

www.driversedge.org and www.tiresafety.com
Not only can your ideas help pay for school, they can also help save a life.