National “Be Ready. Be Buckled.” Kids’ Art Contest

2012 Winning Entry
The annual Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Belt Partnership “Be Ready. Be Buckled.” art contest is open to kids in grades K-6 (ages 5-12) who have a relative or sponsor in the truck and bus industries. Artwork should illustrate “the importance of commercial motor vehicle drivers buckling up” with the overarching message “Safety Belts Save Lives.” All submissions must be postmarked no later than Friday, March 15, 2013.


  • Two Grand Prize winners will receive a U.S. Savings Bond and a copy of their artwork mounted and framed, and will be honored at an awards ceremony at USDOT Headquarters in early May.
  • Twelve students featured in a 2014 calendar will receive a certificate of appreciation from the CMV Safety Belt Partnership for their entry.

Visit the  Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Belt Partnership website for more information.

2012 Winning Entry