The U.S. DOT announced today the 7th Round of TIGER Funding, making $500 million available for transportation projects across the country. TIGER 2015 discretionary grants will fund capital investments in surface transportation infrastructure and will be awarded on a competitive basis to projects that will have a significant impact on the nation, a region or metropolitan area.
The TIGER 2015 grant program will continue to make transformative surface transportation investments by providing significant and measurable improvements over existing conditions. The grant program will focus on capital projects that generate economic development and improve access to reliable, safe and affordable transportation for disconnected both urban and rural, while emphasizing improved connection to employment, education, services and other opportunities, workforce development, or community revitalization.
Pre-Application deadline is 11:59 E.D.T. on May 4, 2015.
Final application deadline is 11:59 E.D.T. on June 5, 2015
2015 TIGER summit information.
For additional information on the 2015 TIGER Grant program: