SMART Grant Notice of Funding Opportunity Open Through October 10, 2023

The U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) has opened the second year of the Strengthening Mobility and Revolutionizing Transportation (SMART) Grants Program, a discretionary grant program established under the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. SMART provides grants to State, local, and Tribal governments to conduct demonstration projects focused on advanced technologies that improve transportation efficiency and safety. The SMART Grants Program will accept Stage 1: Planning and Prototyping applications through  5 pm ET on October 10, 2023 via the Valid Eval website.

The U.S. DOT will host a “How to Apply for an FY23 SMART Grant” webinar on Thursday, August 17, 2023 at 2 pm ET. During the webinar, U.S. DOT staff will provide an overview of the SMART Grants Program, information about the application process, and themes from successful applications received during the first year of the program.

To sign up for SMART Grants email updates, visit the SMART Grants homepage.