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INFRA Webinar Series

FY 2017-18 Webinar Series

1. Title: How to Compete for INFRA Grants

Date and time: Thursday, July 13th from 2:00-4:00 PM EST

Recorded Webinar: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p24ylxsnaok/

Description: The Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act) established the Nationally Significant Freight and Highway Projects (NSFHP) program to provide federal financial assistance to projects of national or regional significance. The Department of Transportation will also refer to NSFHP grants as Infrastructure For Rebuilding America (INFRA) grants. On June 29, the Department announced the INFRA discretionary grant program through a Notice of Funding Opportunity in the Federal Register (NOFO). The INFRA program will make approximately $1.5 billion available to projects that are in line with the Administration’s principles to help rebuild America’s crumbling infrastructure. This is an explanatory webinar on how to apply for INFRA funding and is intended for all applicants.

2. Title: How to Compete for INFRA Grants – Rural and Tribal Applicants

Date and time: Tuesday, July 18th from 2:00-4:00 PM EST

Recorded Webinar: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p3aseeh8mix/

Description: The Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act) established the Nationally Significant Freight and Highway Projects (NSFHP) program to provide federal financial assistance to projects of national or regional significance. The Department of Transportation will also refer to NSFHP grants as Infrastructure For Rebuilding America (INFRA) grants. On June 29, the Department announced the INFRA discretionary grant program through a Notice of Funding Opportunity in the Federal Register. The INFRA program will make approximately $1.5 billion available to projects that are in line with the Administration’s principles to help rebuild America’s crumbling infrastructure. This is an explanatory webinar on how to apply for INFRA funding and is intended for rural and tribal applicants.

3. Title: How to Compete for INFRA Grants 

Date and time: Monday August 14th from 2:00-4:00 PM EST

Recorded Webinar: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p694om5jeqg/  

Description: The Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act) established the Nationally Significant Freight and Highway Projects (NSFHP) program to provide federal financial assistance to projects of national or regional significance. The Department of Transportation will also refer to NSFHP grants as Infrastructure For Rebuilding America (INFRA) grants. On June 29, the Department announced the INFRA discretionary grant program through a Notice of Funding Opportunity in the Federal Register. The INFRA program will make approximately $1.5 billion available to projects that are in line with the Administration’s principles to help rebuild America’s crumbling infrastructure. This is an explanatory webinar on how to apply for INFRA funding and is intended for all applicants.

4. Title: How to Prepare a Benefit Cost Analysis for an INFRA Grant application

Date and time: Thursday, August 31st from 2:00-4:00 PM EST

Recorded Webinar: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p7plaxhv5ai/

Description: The Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act) established the Nationally Significant Freight and Highway Projects (NSFHP) program to provide federal financial assistance to projects of national or regional significance. The Department of Transportation will also refer to NSFHP grants as Infrastructure For Rebuilding America (INFRA) grants. On June 29, the Department announced the INFRA discretionary grant program through a Notice of Funding Opportunity in the Federal Register (NOFO). The INFRA program will make approximately $1.5 billion available to projects that are in line with the Administration’s principles to help rebuild America’s crumbling infrastructure. This is an explanatory webinar on how to prepare a benefit cost analysis as part of an INFRA application and is intended for all applicants.

5. Title: Preparing a Benefit Cost Analysis (BCA) for a TIGER or INFRA Application

Date and Time: Wednesday, September 27th from 2:00-4:00 PM EDT

Recorded Webinar: https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/p7ii3535y6h/

Description: This is an explanatory webinar on how to prepare a benefit cost analysis as part of a TIGER application or an INFRA application and is intended for all applicants.

The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017 appropriated $500 million for National Infrastructure Investments, otherwise known as Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grants. As with previous rounds of TIGER, funds for the FY 2017 TIGER grants program are to be awarded on a competitive basis for projects that will have a significant impact on the Nation, a metropolitan area, or a region. The deadline to submit an application for the FY 2017 TIGER grant program is 8:00PM EDT on Monday, October 16.

The Infrastructure For Rebuilding America (INFRA) Grants program provides dedicated, discretionary funding for projects that address critical issues facing our nation’s highways and bridges. The INFRA program will make approximately $1.5 billion available to projects that are in line with the Administration’s principles to help rebuild America’s crumbling infrastructure. Applications for FY 2017 and FY 2018 INFRA grants are due no later than 8:00PM EST, November 2, 2017.

To provide technical assistance to a broadest array of stakeholders, USDOT’s Build America Bureau will be hosting a series of webinars during the FY17-18 INFRA Grant application process.  Please check back soon for additional webinar information, dates, and registration links.

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Updated: Friday, September 29, 2017
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