Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program Graduate Fellowship (DDETFP)

 

The EISENHOWER GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP (provides funding for the pursuit of Masters or Doctorate Degrees in transportation related discipline. The program objectives are: 1) to attract the nation's brightest minds to the field of transportation, 2) to enhance the careers of transportation professionals by encouraging them to seek advanced degrees, and, 3) to retain top talent in the transportation industry of the United States. The Program is intended to bring innovation and enhance the breadth and scope of knowledge of the entire transportation community in the United States. The Eisenhower Graduate Fellowship Program encompasses all modes of transportation.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Active
Program Number
DTFH6416RA00002
Federal Agency/Office
Agency: Department of Transportation
Office: FEDERAL HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Grant
Number of Awards Available
80
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Applicants of the Eisenhower Graduate Fellowship Recipients must: •Possess a baccalaureate degree from an accredited U.S. Institution; •Be enrolled in an accredited U.S. Institution of higher education •Be pursuing a degree in a full-time program in a transportation-related discipline •Have at least one full academic year remaining in program of study; •Conduct ongoing research in one or more transportation-related disciplines; and •Plan to enter the transportation profession after completing their higher level education.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Deadlines
04/14/2016
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program does not have cost sharing or matching requirements.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Headquarters Office
Fawn Thompson
Program Manager
Phone 4045623917
Website Address
http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/tpp/ddetfp.htm
E-mail Address
fawn.thompson@dot.gov
Financial Information
Obligations
$800,000.00
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Awards range from $5,000.00 to $35,500.00

 


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