The U.S. Department of Transportation's Maritime Administration (MARAD) recently announced $25 million in grant funding for America's Marine Highway Program (AMHP).
These new resources represent the largest single appropriation ever to AMHP — enabled by the 2021 Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.
AMHP's main goal is to increase use of the nation's navigable waterways.
The latest funding is expected to:
To be eligible for a grant, a project must have been previously designated, by the Secretary of Transportation, as a Marine Highway Project.
More information on eligible projects can be found by clicking here.
The deadline for grant applications is April 29.