Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program (DDETFP) Graduate Fellowship

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
January 31st, 2024
Close Date
March 22nd, 2024
Total Funding
$1,000,000.00
Award Ceiling
$35,500.00
Award Floor
$5,000.00
Expected No. Awards
100
Opportunity No.
693JJ322NF5201-2024

Agency

DOT Federal Highway Administration (DOT-FHWA)

Eligible Applicants

Individuals

Funding Category

Education

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program (DDETFP) Graduate Fellowship, offered by the DOT Federal Highway Administration, is a grant opportunity in the category of Education. This grant provides funding for students to pursue master's or doctoral degrees in transportation-related disciplines. The goals of the grant are to attract bright minds to the field of transportation, enhance the careers of transportation professionals by encouraging them to seek advanced degrees, and bring and retain top talent in the transportation industry of the U.S. The grant does not require cost sharing or matching. Individuals who possess a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution or are confirmed graduating undergraduate seniors, and have been accepted into a graduate degree program at an accredited institution in the United States or its Territories, are eligible to apply. Applicants must be enrolled in a full-time program in a transportation-related discipline and have at least 1 full academic year remaining in their program of study. They should also conduct ongoing research in transportation-related disciplines and plan to enter the transportation profession after completing their higher-level education. The grant has an award ceiling of $35,500 and an award floor of $5,000. The estimated total program funding is $1,000,000, and it is expected to make 100 awards. The close date for applications is March 22, 2024. For more information and to apply, visit the following link: DDETFP Graduate Fellowship.

Description

The DDETFP Graduate Fellowship provides funding for students to pursue master’s or doctoral degrees in transportation-related disciplines. The goals of these Grants are to 1) attract the Nation's brightest minds to the field of transportation, 2) enhance the careers of transportation professionals by encouraging them to seek advanced degrees, and 3) bring and retain top talent in the transportation industry of the U.S. NOTE: "RELATED DOCUMENTS" tab includes full NOFO, attachment, and application instructions for applying through TFICS.

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