Safe Driver Award 2020-2021
NATURE OF AWARD:  Award will be presented by PSBA in special recognition of a school bus driver's achieving a milestone record of safety in the pupil transportation industry.  The driver must meet or exceed a set of minimum rules of eligibility as set forth below.  Awards are categories in 5 year milestone increments (ie: 5 years, 10 years, 15 years…)   

FORM OF AWARD:  A Personalized Safe Driver Award Plaque and Pin recognizing the milestone achievement will be given to each award candidate along with a congratulatory letter from the Association.  The association also send notice to the contractor’s and driver’s local legislator to share this accomplishment.  All of the awardees will be recognized in an annually published “yearbook” distributed to the participating drivers, contractors, and highlighted during in PSBA Programs and Events.

SPONSORING CONTRACTOR: PSBA contractor members sponsoring drivers for awards to be presented this school year, September 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021 will be recognized and honored at PSBA's 2020 Annual Convention in June.
PRESENTATION OF AWARD:  Recommendation for the Safe Driver Award shall be entered on the OFFICIAL APPLICATION FORM with the signature of the sponsoring school bus contractor required.  The application requires the driver’s home address. This is important and for PSBA Office use only in order to contact the appropriate legislators.  A photocopy of the entry form may be used in the case of more than one (1) qualified driver in an operation.  Please include a photograph of the nominated driver for the Annual Safe Driver Awards Yearbook.  We encourage digital pictures, however if sending a photo please make sure that the exposure is correct and the image is clear.

DEADLINE:  All entries should be received at least 30 days in advance of your award presentation to allow ample time for delivery!  Applications must be accompanied by a check or credit card for the appropriate fees and a photograph of the nominee.
FEES:  Application fee is $25 per qualified and nominated driver and can be paid by check or credit card.