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BIL Opportunity: RAISE Grants (Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity)

Open Date:


Close Date:


Upcoming Milestones:

For 2022 RAISE Grants, the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) is offering a series of webinars that delve into various aspects of the RAISE application process. These webinars will be recorded and are a great resource for prospective RAISE applicants, as the webinars come from the funding source and share the guidance of USDOT.

Please only register for one “How to Compete” Webinar session as space is limited. The presentation and recordings will be posted for each of these sessions.

How to Compete for RAISE Grants –Tribal and Rural Applicants

  • February 15th: 1-3pm. This webinar has reached capacity. More sessions will be offered.

How to Compete for RAISE Grants

    • February 16th: 1-3pm. This webinar has reached capacity. More sessions will be offered.

How to Compete for RAISE Grants

  • March 4th: 1-3pm

More webinar dates are coming soon. Presentations will be posted for all webinars for reference.  See https://www.transportation.gov/RAISEgrants/outreach for additional information.

Eligible Recipients:

  • Local Government
  • Native/Tribal Entity
  • Non-profit
  • State Government

Program Purpose:

Transportation Infrastructure

Reserved for Energy


Funded by:

U.S. Department of Transportation


This program is provided through the U.S. Department of Transportation, Office of the Secretary – Office of Transportation Policy. It is a competitive grant program that funds planning and capital investments in multimodal surface transportation infrastructure that will have a significant local or regional impact. Eligible recipients includes States, Counties, Cities, Tribes, Port Authorities, Public Transportation Agencies.

For projects located in urban areas, the minimum award is $5 million. Please note that the minimum total project cost for a project located in an urban area must be $6.25 million to meet match requirements. For projects located in rural areas, the minimum award is $1 million. The maximum award for all projects is $25 million. Not more than $225 million can be awarded to a single State.

Funding Details

Funding Source:
Funding Type:
Grant – match required
Total Amount Available:
Limit per Applicant:
$25,000,000 per project
Estimated Awards:

Applicant Guidance

Contact Information

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