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Check the following resources for transportation research funding and grants. Many of the sources below allow you to set up an email alert so you are notified when a new funding opportunity arises.
The Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) issued a memorandum entitled "Increasing Access to the Results of Federally Funded Scientific Research". The USDOT Public Access Plan establishes objectives to ensure public access to Publications and Digital Data Sets arising from DOT-managed research and development (R&D) programs. Data Management Plans provide a means of ensuring that research data is archived, preserved, and made accessible.
ORCID provides a unique and persistent digital identifier that distinguishes you from every other researcher and, through integration in key research workflows such as manuscript and grant submission, supports automated linkages between you and your professional activities ensuring that your work is recognized.