National Motor Carrier Safety
CSFA Number: 494-10-0330
Agency Name
Department Of Transportation (494)
Agency Contact
Desirey Ackermann
Short Description
The Motor Carrier Safety Assistance Program (MCSAP) is a Federal formula grant program that provides financial assistance to reduce the number and severity of crashes, injuries and fatalities and hazardous material incidents involving commercial motor vehicles.
Subject Area
Public Safety
Program Function
Enabling Legislation
Federal Highway Safety Bill, Fixing America's Surface Transportation (FAST) Act.
Objectives and Goals
To reduce the number and severity of crashes and hazardous material incidents involving commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) on Illinois roadways.
Types of Assistance
Formula Grants
Uses and Restrictions
All reimbursable items must be necessary, reasonable, allocable, and allowable to accomplish the goals of the program. Cost eligibility standards are described in the applicable cost principles and administrative requirements. (2 CFR part 200 Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards; and FMCSA's MCSAP Comprehensive Policy, as revised in June 2016).
Eligibility Requirements
The Illinois State Police is the only organization that is eligible to apply for this grant. This state funding is appropriated to the Illinois Department of Transportation as pass through funding to the Illinois State Police Motor Carrier Safety Section.
Eligible Applicants
Application and Award Processing
Submittal of application package by August 1st through annually to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.
Post Assistance Requirements
Reporting responsibilities include quarterly program performance status using the Performance Progress Report (SF-PPR) and quarterly financial status using the Federal Financial Report (SF-FFR).
Regulations, Guidelines, Literature
49 CFR Parts 300-399; 49 CFR Parts 171-180
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2016 : $4,469,915
FY 2017 : $9,761,600
FY 2018 : $10,655,099
FY 2019 : $11,245,152
FY 2020 : $11,187,900
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDAward RangeApplication Range
Details18-0330-01Not Applicable06/23/2017 - 07/02/2017 : 5:00 PM
Details19-0330-01Not Applicable06/30/2018 - 07/01/2018 : 5:00
Details494-10-0330Not Applicable06/28/2019 - 07/01/2019 : 5:00 PM
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
20-0330-15747Illinois State Police07/01/201906/30/202011,187,900