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Modification to Previous
Funding Opportunity Number:
Feb 19, 2013
Mar 08, 2013
Original Closing Date for Applications:
Mar 19, 2013
Current Closing Date for Applications:
Mar 19, 2013
Apr 18, 2013
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Highway Research and Development Program
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement:
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility:
Independent scientific research organizations (ISROs) are eligible to apply for this cooperative agreement.
Independent Scientific Research Organization (ISRO) – means a not-for profit research corporation or association organized under the laws of any state for the purpose of carrying out research including scientific experimentation or analysis.
DOT Federal Highway Administration
The U.S. Department of Transportation (US DOT) intends to conduct a research effort entitled “Air Quality and Congestion Mitigation Measure Outcomes Assessment Study.” The objective of this study is to better understand the outcomes of actions funded under the Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement Program (CMAQ) since the enactment of Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU, Public Law 109-59). Outcomes of interest include the emissions reduction potential and air quality and human health impacts of such actions. Additionally, the study shall serve to increase the empirical evidence of the causal relationship between such transportation actions and these outcomes, both intended an unintentional. The validity of methods used to make these types of outcome assessments will also be explored and assessed.
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