Students Driving Their Way to Scholarships

By David Klassen

Fifty students from across the province will put their driving skills to the test today in the 2012 Manitoba Public Insurance Driver Education Challenge.

The best young drivers will be competing to win scholarships and more in the ultimate test of driving skills.

The Driver Ed. Challenge is the third and final phase of the contest. A total of 330 students took part in Phase 1, which consisted of an online quiz. From there, 83 students advanced to the regional driving challenge in Phase 2.

The competition will run from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Red River Exhibition Park.