Statewide Planning and Research Funds
CSFA Number: 494-00-1439
Agency Name
Department Of Transportation (494)
Agency Contact
Holly Bieneman
Short Description
The State Planning and Research Program funds are federal funds for States' statewide planning and research activities. The funds are used to establish a cooperative, continuous, and comprehensive framework for making transportation investment decisions and to carryout transportation research activities throughout the State. Please note: when other CSFA program funds are used as a match (typically 1437), they will be awarded/recorded under the specific CSFA program such as this one. Matching funding totals should be reduced from the matching program and added to the specific program.
Program Function
Enabling Legislation
23 U.S.C. 505
Objectives and Goals
To conduct transportation planning or activities that support transportation planning and programming.
Types of Assistance
Project Grants
Uses and Restrictions
To conduct transportation planning and programming or activities that support transportation planning and programming.
Eligibility Requirements
Transportation related planning, programming, data collection, or data analysis. No capital improvements.
Eligible Applicants
Government Organizations; Nonprofit Organizations;
Application and Award Processing
Provide request to Bureau Chief of Planning including scope of use, amount requested, and anticipated expenditure date/length of use. NOFOs are announced every two years (the correct NOFOs are not within the CSFA)
Assistance Consideration
Whether the project furthers the goals of the State of Illinois, Department of Transportation, and/or the Long Range Transportation plan or another planning product of the Department.
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2017 : $2,400,000
FY 2018 : $2,400,000
FY 2019 : $24,000,000
FY 2020 : $24,000,000
FY 2021 : $24,000,000
FY 2022 : $24,000,000
FY 2023 : $24,000,000
FY 2024 : $24,000,000
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDAward RangeApplication Range
Details18-1439-01Not Applicable05/19/2017 - 01/23/2020 : 5:00 PM
Details19-1439-01Not Applicable04/13/2018 - 05/16/2018 : 5:00 PM
Details20-1439-01Not Applicable04/01/2019 - 04/30/2019 : 5:00 PM
Details21-1439-01$20000 - $002/03/2020 - 03/13/2020 : 11:59:59
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
19-1439-9537Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning09/01/201812/31/20211,996,585
19-1439-11228Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois (University of Illinois at Chicago)02/01/201901/31/20211,718,750
19-1439-9531City of Chicago - 84 Chicago Department of Transportation (CDOT)10/01/201809/30/20211,250,000
19-1439-10134Chicago Transit Authority11/01/201812/31/2020975,000
19-1439-10080Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning11/01/201806/30/2021869,683