Transit Strategic Partnership Program


The Transit Strategic Partnerships Program for the North Central Texas Region is now open. Approximately $4.1 million in federal and local funds is currently available to award for eligible transit projects. Types of eligible projects will vary by funding type. Click here to learn more about funding available for transit initiatives in the region.

Application Cycle Overview

Click here to learn more about the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP).

Current Application Cycle Opened:   September 1, 2021
Deadline to Submit for Current Cycle:   November 30, 2021

If you would like to schedule a meeting to discuss the application process or your proposal prior to the deadline, please send an email to Rachel Jenkins at 

Use this link to submit all required application materials to Rachel Jenkins by the deadline.

Click here to learn more about funding available for transit initiatives in the region.

Available Strategic Partnership Funding for the Region


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Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington (DFWA) UZA:



Denton Lewisville (DL) UZA:










Possible Points                            

Needs Assessment
Address Access North Texas Strategies? Address NCTCOG Transit Study Recommendations? Serve Transit Dependent Populations? Address Environmental Justice and/or Accessibility?


Strategic Value and Innovation
Is it an innovative project that serves an immediate need? Could it serve as a model to other agencies? Is It Non-duplicative?


Project Funding and Sustainability
Are budget assumptions sound and reasonable? Meet minimum funding requirements? Local match identified? Is Project Sustainability Identified?


Implementation Capacity and Collaboration
Include coordination with stakeholders and existing providers? Does the agency have the required capacity to implement?





Contact Us

For more information about the Transit Strategic Partnerships Program, contact Rachel Jenkins at