Roads, Bridges and Major Projects

Highway Research & Development Program

Agency NameDepartment of Transportation
Funding Amount$310,000,000.00
Bureau Name Federal Highway Administration
Funding Mechanism Grant
New? No
Funding Mechanism Grant

Funding Amount Notes

Period of Availability Available until expended
Recipients Varies.
Program Description The Highway Research and Development Program performs research and development to produce transformative solutions to improve safety, foster innovation, accelerate projects, and better meet operations, policy, and infrastructure needs.
Eligible Uses The programs under the Federal Highway Administration's research and development portfolio cover exploratory advanced research, applied research and development, and initial testing of technological solutions that address emerging needs and support the infrastructure of the future. Federal Highway Administration's research programs seek to improve safety, reduce congestion, enhance infrastructure design and construction, and provide data and analyses to decision-makers throughout the transportation community. link
Statutory Location 11101
Federal Cost Share Requirement 80 percent Federal / 20 percent non-Federal