Transportation Federal Grants

Showing results 1-25 of 55 for Transportation federal grants, government grants and loans. For detailed information on a Transportation federal grant including eligibility requirements or financial assistance, click the title.
Airport Improvement Program
To assist sponsors, owners, or operators of public-use airports in the development of a nationwide system of airports adequate to meet the needs of civil aeronautics. The purpose of the law includes the investment in transportation, environmental...

Alcohol Open Container Requirements
To encourage States to enact and enforce an alcohol open container law.

Alcohol Traffic Safety and Drunk Driving Prevention Incentive Grants
To encourage States to adopt effective programs to reduce crashes resulting from persons driving while under the influence of alcohol.

Appalachian Development Highway System
To provide a highway system which, in conjunction with other federally-aided highways, will open up areas with development potential within Appalachia where commerce and communication have been inhibited by lack of adequate access.

Appalachian Local Access Roads
To provide access to industrial, commercial, educational, recreational, residential, and related transportation facilities which directly or indirectly relate to the improvement of the areas determined by the States to have significant development...

Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board
To enforce Federal laws requiring accessibility for persons with disabilities in certain federally funded buildings and facilities throughout the Nation; set guidelines and requirements for accessibility standards prescribed by Federal agencies. ...

Boating Safety
To improve safe operations and uses of water craft.

Bridge Alteration
To accomplish alteration of obstructive bridges to render navigation through or under it reasonably free, easy, and unobstructed for the benefit of navigation. In accordance with the Coast Guard Authorization Act of 1996, permanent authority exists...

Capital and Training Assistance Program for Over-the-Road Bus Accessibility
To make funds available to private operators of over-the-road buses to finance the incremental capital and training costs of complying with requirements of the Department of Transportation's Over-the-Road Bus Accessibility regulation,...

Capital Assistance Program for Elderly Persons and Persons with Disabilities
To provide financial assistance in meeting the transportation needs of seniors and individuals with disabilities where public transportation services are unavailable, insufficient or inappropriate. The Section 5310 program is designed to supplement...

Clean Vessel Act
This program provides funding to States, the District of Columbia, Commonwealths, and territories for the construction, renovation, operation, and maintenance of sewage pumpout stations, waste reception facilities, and pumpout boats for recreational...

Community Facilities Loans and Grants
To construct, enlarge, extend, or otherwise improve community facilities providing essential services to rural residents.

Denton Program
To put the empty space on U.S. Military transport to good use by providing humanitarian relief transportation for nongovernmental organizations or private citizens, at little or no cost to them.

Development and Promotion of Ports and Intermodal Transportation
To promote and plan for the development and utilization of domestic waterways, ports, and port facilities, to provide technical advice and information to Government agencies, private industry and State and municipal governments; to support the laws...

Economic Adjustment Assistance
To address the needs of distressed communities experiencing adverse economic changes that may occur suddenly or over time, and generally result from industrial or corporate restructuring, new Federal laws or requirements, reduction in defense...

Federal Highway Safety Data Improvements Incentive Grants
To encourage States to adopt effective programs to improve the timeliness, accuracy, completeness, uniformity, and accessibility of State data.

Federal Transit Grants for University Research and Training
To sponsor research studies and training in the problems of transportation in urban areas and to encourage students to seek careers in transit and to increase cooperative interchanges between transit operators and the academic community.

Federal Transit Managerial Training Grants
To provide fellowships for training of managerial, technical, and professional personnel employed in the transit field.

Federal Transit Technical Assistance
To improve mass transportation service, to contribute toward meeting total urban transportation needs at a minimum cost, and to assist in the reduction of urban transportation needs by improving the ability of transit industry operating officials to...

Federal Transit-Capital Investment Grants
To assist in financing the design and construction of new fixed guideway systems, or extensions to existing fixed guideway systems, or corridor-based bus rapid transit systems, or core capacity projects. . The new fixed guide-way systems can...

Federal Transit-Formula Grants
To support public transportation services in urbanized areas (Census designated areas over 50,000 in population).

Federal Transit-Metropolitan Planning Grants
To assist in development of metropolitan and state transportation improvement programs, long-range transportation plans, and other technical studies in a program for a unified and officially coordinated Statewide Transportation system and...

Formula Grants for Other Than Urbanized Areas
To improve, initiate, or continue public transportation service in nonurbanized areas (rural areas and small cities under 50,000 in population) and to provide technical assistance for rural transportation providers. The Section 5311 program supports...

Grants for Public Works and Economic Development Facilities
Public Works grants support the construction or rehabilitation of essential public infrastructure and facilities necessary to generate or retain private sector jobs and investments, attract private sector capital, and promote regional...

Grants-in-Aid for Railroad Safety-State Participation
To promote safety in all areas of railroad operations; reduce railroad related accidents and casualties; and to reduce damage to property caused by accidents involving any carrier of hazardous materials by providing State participation in the...