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Current Funding Opportunities

2020 Innovations in Accessible Mobility Grant Funding Opportunity

Application Due Date: May 1, 2020

The National Aging and Disability Transportation Center is inviting applications for implementation of “ready-to-launch” program innovations to increase accessible transportation options for older adults and people with disabilities living in the community and maximize the utilization of Section 5310 and other federal funding investments.

Program Goal

This grant opportunity is intended to support develop program innovations for increasing accessible transportation in the community that are ready to implement on Day 1 and can realistically be fully implemented within the six-month timeframe set for this grant funding program.

Funding Amount

Grants of up to $30,000 each each will be awarded to as many as 10 communities for a six-month period.

Qualified Applicants

Local and regional private nonprofit or government organizations that directly provide transportation services may apply for this funding opportunity.

Key Dates

March 4, 2020:       RFP issued/Grant Application Portal opens

March 12, 2020:     Teleconference for prospective applicants at 3 PM Eastern time.

Teleconference recording is now available for download. 

May 1, 2020:          Application due date

June 15, 2020:        Grant award announcement

June 15, 2020:        Grantees begin their work

TBD:  Grantee orientation and training, Washington, DC

December 15, 2020:  End date of grant activity

How to Apply

  1. Access the full RFP here.
  2. Visit NADTC’s Application Portal to register and access the application.
  3. For instructions on how to use this application portal, please see: How to Use the Online Application Portal
  4. All sections of the Application must be completed in order to submit it for review.
  5. Submit Application by May 1, 2020 11:59 pm ET

For additional information about this grant opportunity, view our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

For more information, contact Melissa Gray, NADTC Senior Program Manager at or 202-872-0888.