TZD Star Awards

The Toward Zero Deaths Star Awards are given to recognize excellence in enforcement, emergency medical and trauma services, education, engineering, child passenger safety, judicial/court systems, and the media. Award recipients have demonstrated exceptional creativity, leadership, and organizational skills and the ability to successfully motivate and collaborate with others in efforts to move toward zero deaths on Minnesota’s roads.

2018 Nominations

Minnesota TZD is currently accepting nominations for the 2018 Toward Zero Deaths Star Awards. Deadline for submissions is Friday, July 13, 2018, at 5 p.m.

To submit a nomination:

Winners will be notified by July 13, 2018. The award will be presented at the 2018 TZD conference.

Nomination Guidelines

  • Nominees must be individuals. Organizations cannot be nominated for the award.
  • Nominees must be from the state of Minnesota.
  • You may submit more than one nomination.


More information

Any questions regarding the award can be directed to Linda Dolan at or 612-625-4533.