Active Transportation Infrastructure Investment Program (ATIIP)



The Active Transportation Infrastructure Investment Program (ATIIP) provides grants to eligible entities to plan, design and construct eligible projects that provide safe and connected active transportation infrastructure in an active transportation network or active transportation spine.

Fiscal Year (FY) 2024 Notice of Funding Opportunity

The U.S. Department of Transportation published a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for $44.5 million in grant funding through the ATIIP discretionary grant program on March 19, 2024.



Important NOFO Details:


Eligible Applicants

  • State 

  • Local gov’t

  • MPO

  • Multicounty special district

  • Indian Tribe


Eligible Projects

  • Active transportation project(s) within or between a community or group of communities, at least one of which falls under the jurisdiction of the applicant

  • Applicants may apply for both a planning and construction grant, but the applications must be for separate projects - Construction grants may include the full range of planning and design activities

  • Eligible Project Costs (pg. 12)

    • Planning – minimum project cost = $100K

    • Construction – minimum project cost = $15M



Merit Criteria

  • Mobility and Community Connectivity

  • Community Support

  • Commitment to Increasing Walking, Biking and Other Types of Active Transportation

  • Financial Completeness

  • Equitable Development

  • Other DOT Goals and Priorities



  • $44.5M for FY2024

    • Up to $41.5M in construction grants

    •  Up to $19.6M in planning and design grants

  • Federal cost-share up to 80% - up to 100% federal cost-share for disadvantaged communities



  • Applications due by 06/17/24

  • Funds obligated by 09/30/26


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