U.S. Launch May 8, 2013
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Partner with NOYS for
Global Youth Traffic Safety Month!
Each May youth across the country unite during Global Youth Traffic
Safety Month™ to focus on the leading cause of death for them
and their peers: traffic related crashes. Global Youth Traffic
empowers youth to develop and lead
traffic safety education projects and support law enforcement and affect
legislation to protect teen drivers.
Global Youth Traffic Safety Month Events
If you are participating in Global Youth Traffic Safety Month and
hosting an event or promoting the campaign on your website, social
sites, blogs, or any other way - we want to hear about it! Please fill
out this form and send us the details of your outreach.
Making NOYS in the Press
Become a GYTSM 2013 Sponsor!NOYS needs your help
to support this campaign! The youth are ready to make some NOYS but need your
support and expertise to make these events a reality. Contact us for more information.
Act Out Loud® 2013
Out Loud® is all new for 2013! We have over 180 teams registered and
they have already started making NOYS for safe teen driving. We plan to
have over 300 rallies for Global Youth Traffic Safety Month, and our
Act Out Loud teams have already started planning!
2013 NOYS Youth Choice Awards
NOYS youth are presenting the annual NOYS Youth Choice Awards as part of Global Youth Traffic Safety Month 2013 in May. These awards are to honor non-profits, business and industry leaders, and legislative leaders who have done great work in the area of youth traffic safety. Click here for more information and to nominate someone today!
The Long Short Walk 'n RollAs
part of May’s Global Youth Traffic Safety Month™, youth are preparing to Act Out Loud to Take
Back the Streets for Safety by participating in the United Nations Global Road
Safety Week May 6 - 12, 2013, themed around pedestrian safety. The week will be an important milestone in
the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020, which has the goal of
preventing 5 million road traffic deaths by 2020.
Click here to download the flyer and find out more information.
Download signboards for your walk/ride to show who you are supporting for your event:
National Bike to School DayLet the bike bells ring!
The National Center for Safe Routes to School announces National Bike to School
Day registration is now open. Nearly 950 schools across the country
participated in the inaugural national event in 2012. As excitement about the
event builds, participation is expected to increase for the 2013 celebration on
Wednesday, May 8. Schools, community members and parents can register a Bike to
School Day event now at www.walkbiketoschool.org. Click here to learn more.
Cheryl Neverman Traffic Safety Leadership Scholarship
The $2,500 Cheryl Neverman Traffic Safety Leadership Scholarship will be awarded annually to a current college level Junior on the basis of outstanding traffic safety leadership, academic excellence, and significant volunteer experience. Each applicant will be evaluated based on the application information provided, and a recipient will be selected by a Cheryl Neverman Traffic Safety Leadership Scholarship selection committee.
Project Yellow Light
Project Yellow Light is a scholarship competition designed to bring
about change. As an applicant you have one clear mission: encourage
other teens to develop and embrace safe driving habits. Specifically –
don’t text and drive.
The first place winner will receive a scholarship in the amount of
$5,000. Second-place finisher will receive $2,000. Third-place finisher
will receive $1,000.
Here’s what we’re looking for. A video designed to motivate,
persuade and encourage teens to not text while driving. You have a
unique opportunity to play a key role in spreading this important
message. You can speak to your peers on this subject in a way that
adults cannot. The more lives you can impact, the more lives you can
Global Youth Traffic Safety Month Information Webinars
Global Youth Traffic Safety Month Recorded Webinars
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