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Tribal Transportation Program Safety Funds

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 20.205
Federal Highway Administration, Office of Federal Lands Highway (FLH)
Jan 14, 2024

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The Tribal Transportation Program Safety Funds (TTPSF) program awards funding to tribal governments for the purposes of transportation projects related to safety, safety planning, and safety/infrastructure. The TTPSF program emphasizes the development of strategic Transportation Safety Plans using a data-driven process as a means for tribes to determine how transportation safety needs will be addressed in Tribal communities. Projects should have outcomes that address the prevention and reduction of death or serious injuries in transportation related incidents.


Eligible applicants are federally recognized native American tribal governments.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Development of new tribal safety plans: up to $15,000

Update existing tribal safety plans over 3 years old: up to $10,000

Funding for safety infrastructure projects and other eligible activities is variable. The total funding available is $24,098,400.

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through The application instructions will be found on the related documents tab.

Rural Road Safety Funding at the US Department of Transportation: Example Projects from 2022

Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Infrastructure · Needs assessment methods and resources · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Public health · Transportation

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