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2024 James J. Howard Highway Safety Trailblazer Award Nomination Form

GHSA's highest award honors an individual for sustained and outstanding leadership in roadway safety. The award recipient must have undertaken a long-term, concerted effort to make our nation's roadways safer, resulting in a significant contribution to the field of traffic safety. The recipient must have established and implemented programs or be/been responsible for notable advancements in technology or research that have yielded a demonstrated national safety impact.
Past Highway Safety Trailblazer Award Winners

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  • Deadline — The deadline for nominations is Friday, March 22. The winner will be selected and notified in April. Awards will be presented at GHSA's 2024 Annual Meeting in Indianapolis, September 7-11.
  • Travel Expenses — GHSA has limited funding for travel reimbursement. Requests will be handled on a case-by-case basis.
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