Pipeline Safety Research Competitive Academic Agreement Program (CAAP) - 2014

Quick Facts

Due DateMay 9, 2014 (Friday)
Award AmountUp to $ 100,000
Category of Funding ActivityScience and Technology and other Research and Development
Transportation
Eligible Applicants
  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • Others - Applicants must be non-profit institutions of higher education located in the United States or a U.S. territory or possession.

Program Description

The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), through the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), hereby requests applications from non-profit institutions of higher education to obtain funding for researching innovative solutions to pipeline corrosion and other known pipeline integrity challenges. The Competitive Academic Agreement Program (CAAP) is intended to spur innovation by enabling academic research focused on high-risk and high pay-off solutions for the many pipeline safety challenges. The authority for PHMSA's Pipeline Safety Research and Development Program comes from the Pipeline Safety Improvement Act of 2002 (P. L. 107-355, December 17, 2002). Further, the authority to enter into cooperative agreements under the CAAP initiative is codified at 49 U.S.C. ?60117(k), Authority for Cooperative Agreements. All questions regarding this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) must be submitted via email on or before April 15, 2014 (see Section 4.04 of FOA document). Complete applications must be submitted electronically through Grants.gov AND PHMSA's Management Information System (MIS) by 11:59 pm Eastern Time on May 9, 2014 (see Sections 4.01 through 4.03 of FOA document). **REFER TO THE ATTACHMENTS ENTITLED ?FOA #DTPH5614SN000006 ? CAAP 2014? AND ?Attachment A ? CAAP 2014 Technical Application Template? UNDER THE ?FULL ANNOUNCEMENT? TAB FOR COMPLETE DETAILS.**

General Information

Funding Opportunity NumberDTPH5614SN000006
Funding Opportunity TitlePipeline Safety Research Competitive Academic Agreement Program (CAAP) - 2014
Opportunity CategoryScience and Technology and other Research and Development
Transportation
Funding Instrument TypeCooperative Agreement
Category ExplanationNot Available
Number of Awards5
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementYes
Posted DateMarch 25, 2014 (Tuesday)
Application Due DateMay 9, 2014 (Friday)
Application Archive DateJune 8, 2014 (Sunday)
Total Program Funding$ 0
Award AmountUp to $ 100,000
CFDA Number
  • 20.724 - Pipeline Safety Research Competitive Academic Agreement Program (CAAP)

Eligible Applicants

  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • Others - Applicants must be non-profit institutions of higher education located in the United States or a U.S. territory or possession.

Contact Information

Agency NameDepartment of Transportation
Program Information Website-
ContactOffice: Pipeline &Hazardous Material Safety Administration
Jacqueline Naranjo
Contract Specialist
Phone: (202) 366-4429
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