Transportation Federal Grants

Showing results 51-75 of 239 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.


Rail Line Relocation and Improvement
To provide financial assistance for rail line relocation and improvement projects.

Technical Assistance Grants
Development of engineering or other scientific analysis of pipeline safety issues, including the promotion of public participation in official proceedings.

Rail and Transit Security Grant Program (ARRA)
To create sustainable programs for the protection of critical bus and infrastructure from terrorism, with special emphasis on construction projects which address the most significant risks and can also be completed in a timely fashion.

Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) Program
To finance projects of national or regional significance by filling market gaps and leveraging substantial non-Federal and private co-investment. TIFIA credit assistance is intended to facilitate the financing of projects that would otherwise have...

National Railroad Passenger Corporation Grants
To provide financial assistance to support the operation of and capital investment in intercity passenger rail service in the United States.

Railroad Rehabilitation and Improvement Financing Program
The RRIF program provides direct loans and loan guarantees to State and local governments, interstate compacts consented to by Congress under section 410(a) of the Amtrak Reform and Accountability Act of 1997 ( 49 U.S.C. 24101 ); government...

Capital Assistance to States - Intercity Passenger Rail Service
To provide financial assistance to fund capital improvements (and related planning activities) necessary to support improved or new intercity passenger rail service.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Discretionary Safety Grants
(1) Conduct research on all phases of highway safety and traffic conditions, including accident causation, highway or driver characteristics, communications , and emergency care; (2) Conduct ongoing research into driver behavior and its effect on...

PHMSA Pipeline Safety Program One Call Grant
To provide funding to State agencies in promoting damage prevention, including changes with their State underground damage prevention laws, related compliance activities, training and public education.

Biobased Transportation Research
Carry out biobased research of national importance at the National Biodiesel Board and at research centers identified in section 9011 of the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 (7 U.S.C. 8109).

Alternatives Analysis
Assisted in financing the evaluation of all reasonable modal and multimodal alternatives and general alignment options for identified transportation needs in a particular, broadly defined travel corridor.

Safety Belt Performance Grants
Increase safety belt use by encouraging States to enact and enforce primary safety belt laws. A primary safety belt law permits law enforcement officers to stop and cite motorists for failing to wear safety belts without requiring that some other...

State Traffic Safety Information System Improvement Grants
Encouraged States to adopt and implement effective programs to improve the timeliness, accuracy, completeness, uniformity, integration and accessibility of State data; to evaluate the effectiveness of efforts to make such improvements; to link these...

Incentive Grant Program to Prohibit Racial Profiling
Encouraged States to enact and enforce laws that prohibit the use of racial profiling in the enforcement of traffic laws on Federal-aid highways, and to maintain and allow public inspection of statistics on motor vehicle stops.

Incentive Grant Program to Increase Motorcyclist Safety
Encouraged States to adopt and implement effective programs to reduce the number of single and multi-vehicle crashes involving motorcyclists.

Child Safety and Child Booster Seats Incentive Grants
To encourage States to enact and enforce a child restraint law that requires children up to 65 pounds and under 8 years of age to be properly retrained in a child restraint, unless they are 4' 9' tall.

Research Grants
A. Rural Transportation Research Initiative, North Dakota State University ‘s Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute must carry out the Rural Transportation Research Initiative. B. Hydrogen-Powered Transportation Research Initiative,...

Highway Research and Development Program
To carry out the highway research and development program as authorized by MAP-21. To conduct research needed to maintain and improve our vital transportation infrastructure. MAP-21 addresses the many challenges facing our transportation system...

Transportation Planning, Research and Education
To provide funds to conduct research and development on transportation and transportation inter-modal systems and related issues.

Performance and Registration Information Systems Management
This program links Federal Motor Carrier Safety information systems with State commercial vehicle registration and licensing systems and enables a State to (1) determine the safety fitness of a motor carrier or registrant when licensing or...

Federal Loan Guarantees for Innovative Energy Technologies
For Title XVII to promote, through the use of Federal loan guarantees, commercial use in the United States of America or new or significantly improved technologies in energy projects that;
(1) Avoid, reduce, or sequester air pollutants or...

Safety Data Improvement Program
050 Objectives:
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) objective is to fund State programs designed to improve the overall quality of commercial motor vehicle (CMV) data in accordance with the FMCSA State Safety Data...

Commercial Motor Vehicle Operator Training Grants
Promote the safe operation of Commercial Motor Vehicles (CMVs), as defined in 49 U.S.C. 31301, through financial assistance to persons who train current and future drivers in the safe operation of CMVs.

Commercial Vehicle Information Systems and Networks
The CVISN grant program provides financial assistance to eligible States to (1) improve the safety and productivity of commercial vehicles and drivers; and (2) reduce costs associated with commercial vehicle operation and federal and State...

Fuel Tax Evasion-Intergovernmental Enforcement Effort
To increase intergovernmental activities and enforcement efforts among public agencies to reduce Federal fuel tax evasion. Funds made available shall be used only to expand or enhance intergovernmental efforts to increase motor fuel tax enforcement...