On 4th Mar 2013, Toyota Motor Vietnam (TMV) in cooperation with Department of Primary Education (Ministry of Education & Training) officially announced the list of 201 pictures for the final round of “The second Toyota Traffic Safety Drawing contest” with the theme “Dream Car” for elementary and secondary pupils nationwide. This is one of the activities within the framework of the program “Toyota and I learn traffic” (TSEP) which has been implemented annually since school year 2005-2006.
With the purpose of creating a meaningful playground in traffic safety field for children nationwide, inspring their creative passion, new ideas through their dream car, showing their attention to traffic safety for a better and safer life, “The second Toyota Traffic Safety Drawing contest” with the theme “Dream Car” is organized in response to the 7th Toyota Dream Car Art Contest – an annual activity held by Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) since 2004. Therefore, this is also a good chance for Vietnamese children, who have drawing passion and creative imagination, to try and compete with other ones in the world.
After 3 months of launching (15 Oct 2012- 15 Jan 2013), the organizing board has received great number of participating pictures of nearly 400,000 units from 63/63 provinves/cities nationwide (57/63 provinces/cities in 2011), up more than 62,000 units, equivalent to 19% against 2011. The number of participating provinces are also relatively equal among the North, the Central and the South of the country. Espeically, beside Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city, some other provinces/cities has very high participating pictures such as: Quang Ninh (45,000 pictures), Bac Ninh (fist time joining the contest with 39,000 pictures); and some other provinces also have big number of pictures like Thanh Hoa, Nam Dinh, Vinh Phuc, Ho Chi Minh city, Phu Yen, Ha Nam, Gia Lai….
Finally, with the working spirits of passion, carefulness and justice, the jury board chose the 201 deserving pictures for the final round of the second Toyota Traffic Safety Drawing contest” with the theme “Dream Car”.
Besides, the jury board will continue to choose 80 best pictures for the awarding ceremony this year. The awarded candidates of the national contest will be honored at the Awarding Ceremony of the National Traffic Safety Contest for primary pupils in the school year 2012-2013 on 30th Mar 2013 in Ho Chi Minh city.
Prize structure of second Toyota Traffic Safety Drawing contest” with the theme “Dream Car” – National level:
05 First prizes: 5,000,000 VND/each
05 Second prizes: 3,000,000 VND/each
20 Third prizes: 2,000,000 VND/each
50 Consolation prizes: 1,000,000 VND/each
Total value of prizes: 130,000,000 VND
Especially, the organizing board will select 09 best pictures of the national contest (including 03 units/under 10 years old category; 03 units/10-12 years old category; and 03 units/13-15 years old category) to attend the World contest. For the winners of the world contest, beside the awards of the Organizing Board, each winner and one of their guardians will be invited to attend the Awarding Ceremony and a Japan tour to be held in August 2013 in Japan.
See some pictures of children as follows: