Public Transportation on Indian Reservations Program

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
Department of Transportation
Description: 

Deadline Passed 09/10/2018. Deadline Unknown 2019. The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announces the availability of approximately $5 million in funding provided by the Public Transportation on Indian Reservations Program (Tribal Transit Program (TTP)), as authorized by 49 U.S.C. 5311(c)(1)(A), as amended by the Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act (FAST), Public Law 114-94 (December 4, 2015). This is a national solicitation for project proposals and includes the selection criteria and program eligibility information for Fiscal Year 2018 projects. The primary purpose of these competitively selected grants is to support planning, capital, and, in limited circumstances, operating assistance for tribal public transit services. Funds distributed to Indian tribes under the TTP should not replace or reduce funds that Indian tribes receive from states through FTA’s Section 5311 program.

Category: 
transportation, roads and highways, accessability
Funding Amount: 
up to $300,000
Matching Funds: 
Yes
Eligibility: 
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized) Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
Contact Information: 
Douglas Moore Tribal Transit Program Manager Office of Program Management (202) 366-0876