On September 6, 2017, the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for the FY17 Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) Grant Program. This year's grant selections will reflect an increased focus on projects that exceed the minimum cost share requirements and on projects that serve communities in rural areas. The application deadline is October 16, 2017.

Webinars on "How to Compete for TIGER Discretionary Grants" will be held from 2:00 to 4:00 PM EDT on Wednesday, September 13th and Tuesday, September 19th. To register, please visit the TIGER Webinar Series webpage.

Learn more about how to apply here.