Funding Opportunity to Help Rural Communities Prosper Through Transit
NOFO for projects that help lift communities out of poverty and support recovery from substance abuse. The new Helping Obtain Prosperity for Everyone (HOPE) program supports planning, engineering and technical studies or financial planning to improve transit services in areas experiencing long-term economic distress. The deadline for applying is May 4, 2020. Read the press release here.
FTA will host two webinars in late March and early April to provide information about FTA’s HOPE Program. Join FTA program staff on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at 2 p.m. ET, and on Wednesday, April 8, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. ET, to learn more about this competitive funding opportunity, including application eligibility, evaluation criteria and the application submission process. Register for the webinars.