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Public Transportation on Indian Reservations Program: Tribal Transit Program

 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 20.509
Sponsor
Federal Transit Administration
Deadlines
Sep 10, 2018
Contact

Douglas Moore
202.366.0876
douglas.moore@dot.gov

Purpose

Public Transportation on Indian Reservations Program: Tribal Transit Program provides funding to support planning, capital, and operating assistance for tribal public transit services.

The transportation service or capital investment should provide greater access to employment opportunities, educational centers, healthcare, or other needs that profoundly impact the quality of life for the community.

Eligibility

Federally-recognized Indian tribes or Alaska Native villages, groups, or communities as identified by the U.S. Department of Interior (DOI), Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) are eligible.

Grants can be awarded to eligible applicants located in rural and small urban areas with populations under 50,000, not identified as an urbanized area by the Census Bureau.

Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $300,000
Estimated number of awards: 35
Estimated total program funding: $5,000,000

A 10% match is required, except in cases where financial hardship can be shown.

Application process

Links to program guidance and the online application process is available through grants.gov. A link to Application instructions is available on the program website.

Tagged as
Access · American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Capital funding · Community and economic development · Networking and collaboration · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Transportation



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