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TIGER Discretionary Grants

Secretary Foxx Announces $500 Million in Seventh Round of TIGER Funding

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced that $500 million will be made available for transportation projects across the country under a seventh round of the highly successful U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) competitive grant program.

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.

For information on the 2015 TIGER summit, please click here.

The Pre-Application deadline is 11:59 E.D.T. on May 4, 2015.

The Final application deadline is 11:59 E.D.T. on June 5, 2015

For more information on the 2015 TIGER 2015 Grant program, please visit:

Prospective applicants are encouraged to look through Frequently Asked Questionspast webinars, and other guidance by exploring the links on the left side of the page.

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Updated: Friday, April 17, 2015