It's Time To Vote

Our panel of judges has narrowed the submissions down to 10 finalists, and now it’s YOUR turn to help choose the winner of the Teens Drive Smart Video Contest! Watch the top 10 videos here and vote for the video you think should win a $20,000 scholarship! Follow #TDSvote on social media and share the finalist’s personalized hashtag for the video you loved the most. There is a limit of one vote per person (or email address) per day from now until voting closes July 31.

It's Time To Vote

Teens Drive Smart Driving Experience Visits Chicago

The Bridgestone Teens Drive Smart Driving Experience rolled through Chicago and taught teens how to be safer drivers. Leslie Wilhite, manager of the Bridgestone Teens DriveSmart program, sat down with Anthony Ponce of the local NBC affiliate to discuss details of the program. Watch the interview and review the schedule to see when we’re coming to your city!

Teens Drive Smart Driving Experience Visits Chicago

And now we need your help

By now you’ve seen we’re giving away $35,000 in scholarships. Help us spread the word by sharing the video and don’t forget to use the hashtag #tdsvideo!

Take the Pledge

For more than a decade, Bridgestone Americas has educated teenagers and young adults on the importance of safe driving. Bridgestone is taking a stand with the U.S. Department of Transportation and so can you! Take the pledge with us to end distracted driving and help spread the word about Teens Drive Smart. Join us today!

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Teens Drive Smart has officially joined the world of Instagram, so follow us to find out more about our programs. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Time to make your vote count

The Teens Drive Smart Video Contest is closed to new entries, and you now have a chance to help us pick the best videos. We have received submissions from around the country, now it’s your turn to vote for the best!

Here’s how it works: Our panel of judges will narrow the submissions down to 10 finalists. From there, you - the public - will decide the top three videos. Online voting will begin 12:01 a.m. on July 14.

The top three winners will receive college scholarships, including $20,000 for the first place winner! Check out the other prizes here.

Don’t forget, the winning videos could be broadcast by Bridgestone Americas as public service announcements on TV stations around the country.

If you have any questions, shoot us an email at

And don’t forget to vote!

Why Are We Doing This?

Simple: Safety is everyone’s business. We at Bridgestone Americas are committed to making a difference for all of us.

Auto accidents claim the lives of more 16 - 21-year olds than any other cause. Your video can help us change that statistic.