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Upcoming Federal TIGER Grant Webinars

Applications due June 5

April 10, 2015
U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx has announced $500 million in the seventh round of TIGER (Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery) grants. Pre-applications are due May 4 with final applications due June 5.
 
 
The Department of Transportation (DOT) is hosting a virtual TIGER summit on Thursday, April 16 from 9:00 a.m. (EDT) to 3:30 p.m. (EDT. This event is a seminar for current and prospective TIGER grantees.
 
In addition, DOT will be hosting the following series of informational webinars for eligible applicants:
  • April 14: How to Compete for TIGER Discretionary Grants
  • April 23: Preparing a Benefit Cost Analysis
  • April 28: How to Compete for TIGER Discretionary Gants 
For more information and to register, please visit www.dot.gov/TIGER.
 
Background
 
Over the past six rounds, TIGER grants have helped launch more than 340 projects in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico Like its preceding rounds, this seventh round of TIGER will fund projects that create jobs, foster regional partnerships, advance new technologies, spur economic and community development, and strengthen transportation infrastructure across the country.


 
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