Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Summary
The Port Infrastructure Development Program (PIDP) to make grants to improve facilities within, or outside of and directly related to operations of coastal seaports, inland river ports, and Great Lakes ports. This notice announces the availability of funding for grants under this program and establishes selection criteria and application requirements. The Act directed that at least $200 million of the appropriated funds shall be for grants to coastal seaports or Great Lakes ports. Funds for the PIDP are to be awarded as discretionary grants on a competitive basis for projects that will improve the safety, efficiency, or reliability of the movement of goods into, out of, around, or within a port.
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, State Government
Eligibility Notes
Eligible applicants include port authorities, a commission or its subdivision or agent under existing authority, a special purpose district with a transportation function, a multistate or multijurisdictional group of entities, or a lead entity jointly with a private entity or group of private entities.

Most Recent/Current Due Date
May 18, 2020
Due Date Notes
By 8:00 p.m. E.S.T.
Min Award
$1,000,000
Max Award
$56,250,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$56,250,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes
The Federal share of the costs for which an expenditure is made under a PIDP grant may not exceed 80 percent; however, the Secretary may waive these requirements for grant awards less than $10 million.
Funder
Department of Transportation
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$225,000,000
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