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Commercial Motor Vehicle Operators Grant Program

Open Date:


Close Date:


Upcoming Milestones:

FY23 applications are currently under review within the Department of Transportation.

Eligible Recipients:

  • Educational Institution
  • Local Government
  • Native/Tribal Entity
  • State Government

Program Purpose:

  • Education and Workforce Development

Reserved for Energy



Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

Funded by:

U.S. Department of Transportation


The Commercial Motor Vehicle Operator Safety Training grant program awards grants to a variety of educational institutions that provide commercial truck and bus driving training, including accredited public or private colleges, universities, vocational-technical schools, post-secondary educational institutions, truck driver training schools, associations, and State and local governments, including Federally recognized Tribal governments.


Eligible Uses: The purpose of this discretionary grant program is to train individuals in the safe operation of commercial motor vehicles and prioritize grant applications for programs to train former members of the armed forces and eligible family members.

Related Resources

Additional information is available on the Resources page.

Funding Details

Funding Source:
Funding Type:
Grant - no match
Total Amount Available:
Limit per Applicant:
Estimated Awards:

Applicant Guidance

Contact Information

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