2016 KELSEY’S LAW SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS
Stop Distracted Driving Contest
2016 Winning Submissions
We are pleased to announce the following submissions that were chosen as winners of the 2016 Kelsey’s Law Scholarship – Stop Distracted Driving Contest:
Emily Eggenberger – Alma High School
Pictured with Emily is Kelsey’s mother, Bonnie Raffaele, and Alma High School Principal Thomas Torok
Amanda Abro – Walled Lake Western High School
Amanda Abro with attorney Steven Gursten at Michigan Auto Law
Jon Perrault – Escanaba Senior High School
Pictured with Jon is Escanaba High School Principal Darci Griebel
Nathen Foster – Byron Center High School
Pictured with Nathen is Michigan Auto Law attorney Brandon Hewitt
Applicants were encouraged to submit a persuasive message that shows how they would convince young drivers to reduce distractions while driving. Entries were judged and critiqued on the following factors:
- Ability to persuade others, especially teen drivers, to stop texting while driving.
- Ability to grab the attention of your friends, peers and family.
- A clear and understandable message.
- Demonstration of your personal creativity and ingenuity.