Welcome to the Minnesota Transportation Research Collaboration Site
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) and the Minnesota Local Road Research Board (LRRB) welcome your ideas for research and research implementation funding. Register or log in to submit a new idea or vote on an idea to show your support. (To enter a new idea, click the "Submit New Idea" button, choose your idea's topic area, fill in the online form and click "Submit" at the bottom of the form when you are done.)
Idea solicitation for the 2020 academic transportation research program is open. Submit your ideas by Monday, March 16 for consideration in the 2020 research RFP. Ideas submitted after March 16 will be included in the 2021 cycle. MnDOT research implementation projects can be proposed at any time (pilot projects, training material development, etc.)
During the month of October, LRRB solicits ideas directly from member cities and counties at State Aid pre-screening meetings. If you have an idea for LRRB funding consideration, submit your ideas at the pre-screening meetings or on this website by November 1, 2019 for consideration in the 2020 RFP. After November 1, 2019, the LRRB will only consider ideas submitted for joint-funding with MnDOT during the 2020 research RFP.
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Questions about this process? Call 651-366-3903.
Visit our web sites: RESEARCH & INNOVATION - Minnesota Department of Transportation and LOCAL ROAD RESEARCH BOARD, or related web sites MnDOT research programs and offices and TRB Publications (MnDOT internal web site)