U.S. DOT Seeks Applications for "Beyond Traffic" Innovation Centers

The U.S. Department of Transportation is seeking to create a network of centers using academic and innovative programs and activities to address the issues raised in the department’s report “Beyond Traffic”. Released in 2015, “Beyond Traffic” looks at transportation trends over the next 30 years. The U.S. Transportation Secretary, Anthony Foxx, has announced solicitation for applicants to be designated as U.S. DOT Beyond Traffic Innovation Centers. These centers will be recognized by the Department as forward-thinking and influential institutions that are capable of driving solutions to the challenges identified in Beyond Traffic through research, curriculum, outreach, and other activities.

Applications are due by December 21, 2016.

More information:
Solicitation of Proposals for Designation of Beyond Traffic Innovation Centers 
Beyond Traffic draft report