U.S. Department of Transportation inviting Proposals for Crime Prevention and Public Safety Awareness
Deadline: 28 May 2019
The U.S. Department of Transportation is seeking proposals for Crime Prevention and Public Safety Awareness Program.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announces the availability of $2 million in funding provided under the Technical Assistance and Workforce Development Program, as authorized by 49 U.S.C. § 5314, as amended by the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST), Public Law 114-94 (December 4, 2015).
The primary purpose of these grants is to develop and disseminate technical assistance materials supporting public safety awareness campaigns addressing public safety in transit systems, including crime prevention, human trafficking, and operator assault.
Award Floor: $25,000
- Eligible applicants for awards are national non-profit organizations. Organizations must have crime prevention experience, the capacity to provide public transportation-related technical assistance, and the ability to deliver a national public awareness campaign.
- A single lead organization must be designated in the proposal. Other organizations may participate as subcontractors or sub-recipients. An organization identified as the single lead organization for a proposal may be named as a subcontractor or sub-recipient in another proposal.
- Eligible sub-recipients include public agencies, private nonprofit organizations, and private providers engaged in public transportation. Eligible applicants may submit consolidated proposals for projects. Proposals may contain projects the recipient or its sub-recipients will implement.
How to Apply
Interested applicants can apply via given website.
For more information, please visit https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=314367