Freight Transportation and Planning Professionals:
There will be a pair of webinars in the coming days (Friday 5/3 and Monday 5/6) that provide information about the TIGER application process. More information about the webinars is provided below. As many of
you know, the TIGER V (2013) program was recently announced, and application submissions for this round of the TIGER program are due on Monday, June 3rd.
Please forward this announcement to any prospective TIGER V program applicants you know or work with. Thank you.
Please join the U.S. Department of Transportation for a series of online webinars on the FY 2013 TIGER application process. There are no registration fees for these sessions, however space
is limited so advance registration is required. Register for the webinars by clicking on the webinar topics listed below:
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT
TIGER 2013 Application Preparation Guidance Seminar
May 6th 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT
TIGER 2013 Benefit Cost Analysis Guidance Seminar
The FY 2013 Appropriations Act appropriated $473.847 million to be awarded by DOT for the TIGER Discretionary Grants program. Like previous rounds, the FY 2013 TIGER Discretionary Grants
are for capital investments in surface transportation infrastructure and are to be awarded on a competitive basis for projects that will have a significant impact on the Nation, a metropolitan area, or a region. Larger projects of national or regional significance
which DOT determines demonstrate achievement of several of the strategic goals, as well as the project readiness criterion, could be considered for grants larger than those typically awarded in recent rounds of TIGER. View a copy of the full
Notice of Funding Availability.
***More information about the TIGER program can be found at
www.dot.gov/tiger. Prospective applicants are encouraged to look through Frequently Asked Questions, webinars and other guidance at the
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