Tribal Transit Program 2017

Details: Solicitation of Project Proposals: Public Transportation on Indian Reservations Program; Tribal Transit Program. Synopses and full announcement are posted on Grants.gov as opportunity FTA-2017-002-TPM. Proposals must be submitted electronically through Grants.gov by midnight Eastern Time on March 20, 2017. Summary: 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 2017 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.

CFDA Number: 
20.509
Funding Opportunity Number: 
FTA-2017-002-TPM
Funding Entity: 
Award Amount: 
$5,000,000.00
Maximum Award Amount: 
$5,000,000.00
Application Due Date: 
03-20-2017
Implementing Sector
Implementing Sector: 
DOT/Federal Transit Administration
Eligibility
Eligible Applicant: 
Categories
Assistance Type: 
Information Source: 
Opportunity ID: 
291333

Agency Contact(s)

Name Contact Email Contact Phone Number Contact Information
Elan Flippin elan.flippin@dot.gov Elan Flippin, Tribal Transit Program, FTA Office of Program Management(202) 366-3800