Department of Transportation Federal Grants

Showing results 76-100 of 277 for Department of Transportation federal grants, government grants and loans. For detailed information on a Department of Transportation federal grant including eligibility requirements or financial assistance, click the title.


Payments for Small Community Air Service Development
To help small communities enhance their air service and increase access to the national transportation system.

Railroad Research and Development
To foster long-range enhancement of the Federal Railroad Administration's program of research in support of rail safety by developing cooperative research relationships between the Administration and university and industry organizations.

State and Community Highway Safety
To provide a coordinated national highway safety program to reduce traffic crashes, deaths, injuries, and property damage.

Pipeline Safety Program State Base Grant
To develop, support and maintain inspection and enforcement activities for State gas and hazardous liquid pipeline safety programs.

Railroad Safety
To improve railroad safety and reduce railroad-related casualties and accidents.

U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
To educate and train merchant marine officers.

University Transportation Centers Program
To provide grants to nonprofit institutions of higher learning for the purpose of establishing and operating university transportation centers that conduct research, education, and technology transfer programs addressing regional and national...

Aviation Research Grants
To encourage and support innovative, advanced, and applied research and development in areas of potential benefit to the long-term growth of civil aviation.

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,...

Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals 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...

Payments for Essential Air Services
To assure that air transportation is provided to eligible communities by subsidizing air carriers when necessary to provide service.

Highway Planning and Construction
This Assistance Listing encompasses several transportation programs: 1) Federal-aid Highway Program: The purpose of the Federal-aid Highway Program is to assist the States in providing for construction, preservation, and improvement of highways and...

Capital Construction Fund
To provide for replacement vessels, additional vessels or reconstructed vessels, built and documented under the laws of the United States for operation in the United States foreign, Great Lakes, Marine Highways or noncontiguous domestic trades.

Highway Training and Education
This Assistance Listing encompasses several transportation training and education programs: 1) National Highway Institute (NHI) Training Program: To develop and administer, in cooperation with those in the highway community, educational, training,...

Federal Transit Capital Investment Grants
The Capital Investment Grant Program is the Federal Government?s primary financial resource for supporting transit capital projects that are locally planned, implemented, and operated. It provides funding for fixed guideway investments such as new...

Construction Reserve Fund
To promote the construction, reconstruction, reconditioning, or acquisition of merchant vessels built and documented under the laws of the United States for purposes of national defense and the development of U.S. commerce.

Recreational Trails Program
The purpose of this program is to provide funds to the States to develop and maintain recreational trails and trail-related facilities for both nonmotorized and motorized recreational trail uses. The funds represent a portion of the motor fuel...

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

Metropolitan Transportation Planning and State and Non-Metropolitan Planning and Research
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...

Federal Ship Financing Guarantees
To provide competitive financing through the issuance of guarantees of debt issued for the purpose of financing or refinancing the construction, reconstruction or reconditioning of vessels built in United States shipyards and guarantee obligations...

Formula Grants for Rural Areas and Tribal Transit Program
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...

Maritime Security Fleet Program or Ship Operations Cooperation Program
The MSP helps sustain a fleet of 60 active, commercially viable, militarily useful, privately-owned vessels operating under U.S. registry to meet national defense and other security requirements. Participating operators are required to make their...

Alcohol Impaired Driving Countermeasures Incentive Grants I
To encourage States to adopt effective programs to reduce crashes resulting from persons driving while under the influence of alcohol.

Maritime War Risk Insurance
To provide war risk insurance to U.S.-flag and foreign vessels whenever it appears to the Secretary of Transportation that adequate insurance for waterborne commerce cannot be obtained on reasonable terms and conditions from commercial companies.

Job Access and Reverse Commute Program
This program continues to be repealed. On October 1, 2013, the Job Access and Reverse Commute (JARC) Program was repealed by Congress under the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21). The JARC Program provided grants to local...