Traffic Safety Innovation Award

The Traffic Safety Innovation Award recognizes organizations for new or creative traffic safety solutions that help save lives on Minnesota roads. The award is given for work on specific actions, initiatives, programs, best practices, marketing campaigns, partnerships, or products.

2024 Nominations

We are currently accepting nominations for the 2024 TZD Traffic Safety Innovation Award. 

To submit a nomination, download and complete the nomination form (DOC) and email it to Submissions are due Thursday, June 27, 2024, by 5:00 p.m. CDT

Winners will be notified in late August 2024, and the awards will be presented at the Minnesota Toward Zero Deaths Conference on October 22–23, 2024, in St. Cloud, Minnesota.

Nomination Guidelines

  • Nominees must be organizations.
  • Individuals cannot be nominated for the award.
  • You may submit more than one nomination for the award.


View a list of recipients of the Traffic Safety Innovation Award.

More Information

Please contact Linda Dolan at or 612-625-4533.