While there are still essay contests for students to write about, many competitions have converted to video, asking students to make a short digital film based on their ideas.
The Bridgestone Firestone 2010 Safety Scholars Video Contest awards a college scholarships for the most compelling and effective videos that drive home life-saving messages on auto and tire safety.
The video contest includes a chance for young filmmakers to have their auto safety videos broadcast as a public service commercial.
The maximum award is a $5,000 scholarship plus a new set of Bridgestone tires. The deadline is July 1, 2010, so get your script ready for production.
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