Federal Funding & Training

The Federal Government has developed a series of grant programs to assist states in fulfilling a variety of service goals for their transportation systems. Financing the construction, operation and maintenance of public transportation systems involves many different types of funding sources, including Federal and non Federal grants, loans, and revenue sources. There are a myriad of governmental and non-governmental entities involved in the administration of the following programs. A brief description of the purpose of the identified transportation subsidy programs, the administrative body, and the applicable funding processes is included for your information.