TZD Star Awards

Star awards on a display table

The Toward Zero Deaths Star Awards are given to recognize excellence in enforcement, emergency medical and trauma services, education, engineering, child passenger safety, and judicial/court systems. 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.

2021 Nominations

Nominations for the 2021 Toward Zero Deaths Star Awards will be open in spring 2021. Instructions will be posted here when they become available.

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.

Recipients

View a list of previous recipients of the TZD Star Awards.

More Information

With questions about the awards, please contact Linda Dolan at ldolan@umn.edu or 612-625-4533.