In order to provide stakeholders with more visibility into upcoming funding opportunities, DOT is publishing a list of anticipated dates for upcoming Notices of Funding Opportunity (NOFOs) for key programs within the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) and the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), as well as adjacent programs that support BIL and IRA objectives. This list is not comprehensive and will be updated periodically with additional programs and revised dates as appropriate.


Opening Date NOFO Operating Administration/Office
January 2023 Buses and Bus Facilities Federal Transit Administration
January 2023 Low or No Emission Vehicle Federal Transit Administration
Winter 2023 Charging and Fueling Infrastructure Federal Highway Administration
Winter/Spring 2023 Promoting Resilient Operations for Transformative, Efficient, and Cost Saving Transportation (PROTECT) – Discretionary Federal Highway Administration
March – April 2023 Natural Gas Distribution Infrastructure Safety and Modernization Program Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
April 2023 Safe Streets and Roads for All Grant Program Office of the Secretary
April 2023 Ferry Programs: Ferry Service for Rural Communities Program; Passenger Ferry Boat Program Federal Transit Administration
May 2023 Transit-Oriented Development Pilot Program Federal Transit Administration
Spring 2023 Multimodal Project Discretionary Grant Opportunity (MegaINFRA, and Rural) Office of the Secretary
Spring 2023 Thriving Communities Office of the Secretary
Late Spring 2023 Reconnecting Communities Program and Neighborhood Access and Equity Grant Program Office of the Secretary/Federal Highway Administration
Late Spring/Early Summer 2023 Fueling Aviation’s Sustainable Transition through Sustainable Aviation Fuels (FAST-SAF) and Technology (FAST-Tech) Programs Federal Aviation Administration
Summer 2023 Bridge Investment Program Federal Highway Administration
Summer 2023 Railroad Crossing Elimination Program Federal Railroad Administration
Fall 2023 Consolidated Rail Infrastructure & Safety Improvements Grant Program Federal Railroad Administration
Fall 2023 Strengthening Mobility and Revolutionizing Transportation (SMART) Grants Program Office of the Secretary
Winter 2023 – 2024 National Culvert Removal, Replacement, and Restoration Grants Federal Highway Administration

 See key NOFO publication and closing dates from 2022

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