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.

2017 Nominations

Nominations for the 2017 Toward Zero Deaths Star Awards are closed. Awards will be presented at the 2017 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 Shannon Evans Engstrom at 612-625-5608 or