Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Summary
Advanced Transportation and Congestion Management Technologies Deployment (ATCMTD) is an initiative to provide grants to eligible entities to develop model deployment sites for large scale installation and operation of advanced transportation technologies to improve safety, efficiency, system performance, and infrastructure return on investment. The DOT intends for these model technology deployments to help demonstrate how emerging transportation technologies, data, and their applications can be effectively deployed and integrated with existing systems to provide access to essential services and other destinations. This also includes efforts to increase connectivity to employment, education, services and other opportunities; support workforce development; or contribute to increased mobility, particularly for persons with visible and hidden disabilities and elderly individuals.

These model deployments are expected to provide benefits in the form of:
• reduced traffic-related fatalities and injuries;
• reduced traffic congestion and improved travel time reliability;
• reduced transportation-related emissions;
• optimized multimodal system performance;
• improved access to transportation alternatives, including for underserved populations;
• public access to real time integrated traffic, transit, and multimodal transportation information to make informed travel decisions;
• cost savings to transportation agencies, businesses, and the traveling public; or
• other benefits to transportation users and the general public
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, State Government
Eligibility Notes
Eligible applicants are State or local governments, transit agencies, metropolitan planning organizations (MPO) representing a population of over 200,000, or other political subdivisions of a State or local government (such as publicly owned toll or port authorities), or a multijurisdictional group or consortia of research institutions or academic institutions.

Partnership with the private sector or public agencies, including multimodal and multijurisdictional entities, research institutions, organizations representing transportation and technology leaders, or other transportation stakeholders, is encouraged. Any application submitted by a sole research or academic institution and that is not part of a consortium will not be considered for selection.
Most Recent/Current Due Date
Jul 19, 2019
Due Date Notes
by 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Most Recent RFP Release Date
Jun 10, 2019
Max Award
$12,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$12,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes
Cost sharing or matching is required, with the maximum Federal share being 50 percent; hence, this NOFO requires a minimum non-Federal cost share of 50 percent.
Funder
Department of Transportation
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$60,000,000
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