Students can direct the future of teen safe driving with compelling videos and life-changing prizes.

About the Video Challenge

Create a video designed to stop distracted driving and you could win up to $15,000. Register Now
You have the power to influence safe driving behavior among teens. Make a video that inspires your peers to drive safely and you'll be entered for a chance to win one of 15 great prizes!

Submission deadline: February 28, 2019

What is the TeenDrive365 Video Challenge?

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Entry Steps


  • 1st Place: $15,000 and the chance to work with a Discovery film crew to make your video TV-ready!

  • 2nd Place: $10,000

  • 3rd Place: $7,500

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  • Submission Period
    Begins: September 25, 2018
    Ends: February 28, 2019

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  • Judging
    March 2019

  • Public Voting
    April 2019

  • Winner Announcement
    Before June 30, 2019

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All entries will first be screened to ensure they meet the entry criteria outlined on the TeenDrive365 Video Challenge Checklist. A panel of judges will then score your video based on creativity, content and presentation. The top 10 finalists will be added to an online poll for the public to determine the People’s Choice Award. Regional winners will be the highest scoring videos (excluding the 10 finalists) from each of the four U.S. regions. See contest rules for more details. All winners will be announced before June 30, 2019.

  • Creativity (50% of score)
    Demonstrate a fresh approach and clear artistic vision
  • Content (30% of score)
    Tell a powerful story that inspires safe driving habits
  • Presentation (20% of score)
    Be clear and thoughtful

You'll need this!

Each video submission needs to include this TeenDrive365 Video Challenge call to action slide asset and meet all of the requirements on the challenge checklist. Don't forget to name your video using the format “TeenDrive365 Challenge - [YOUR TITLE]” and make sure it’s set for public viewing before hitting submit!

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Get Inspired

See how teens are taking up the challenge to end distracted driving by watching these TeenDrive365 Video Challenge submissions.

It's Not Fine

2018 | Grand Prize Winner
Kirklin H. and Kellen S. from Charlotte, NC

Stay Alive When You Drive (PSA)

2017 | TV-Ready PSA
Emi O. and Summer K. from Millington, TN

One Decision

2017 | 2nd Place & People's Choice
Gabriel H. from Plymouth, MN.

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