Submit Your Projects: NADO’s Excellence in Regional Transportation Awards

Posted on: February 6th, 2013 by Carrie Kissel

The NADO Research Foundation and RPO America have opened the annual call for applications for the Excellence in Regional Transportation Awards.  Submit information about your initiatives in the online application (https://s NULL.zoomerang until March 1.

This awards program recognizes noteworthy projects and practices in rural and small metropolitan transportation planning, programming, and service delivery.  Click here (http://www NULL.ruraltransportation NULL.asp?page_id=99494) for information about the Excellence Award program and to view past winners.


  • The organization applying to receive the award must be a member of NADO; if multiple organizations collaborated on a project, they may apply jointly, but the lead applicant must be a NADO member
  • Up to three projects per organization may be submitted
  • Projects must show substantive quantitative or qualitative results
  • A competitive application should address one or more of the following issues: uniqueness/level of innovation; regional impact; ability to be replicated; long-term viability of the program and its impact; innovative partnerships and collaborations; and creative funding

Award winners will be recognized at a roundtable reception during the National Rural Transportation Peer Learning Conference (April 24 – 26, 2013 in Greenville, SC). For more information, visit (http://www NULL.RuralTransportation  To send supporting documents or ask questions, contact NADO Associate Director Carrie Kissel, at 202.624.8829 or [email protected] (ckissel null@null nado

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