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2020-2021 UPWP Call for Project Partnerships

2020-2021 UPWP Call for Project Partnerships

GTC is now accepting applications for transportation planning funding requests through the 2020-2021 Unified Planning Work Program or UPWP.

The UPWP provides federal funds for transportation planning activities undertaken by GTC, its member agencies, and other municipalities throughout the nine-county Genesee-Finger Lakes Region. For the 2020-2021 fiscal year, which extends from April 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021, GTC expects approximately $850,000 of these funds to be available for planning projects.

GTC offers planning funds related to three general areas of interest: 

1. Physical improvements to the transportation system
2. Non-infrastructure transportation services and programs
3. Integration of transportation and land use

Who can apply for funding?

  • Municipalities in the nine-county region
  • GTC member agencies
  • Other organizations with the sponsorship of a local government

How to apply?

Application instructions and form can be downloaded below in PDF:

2020-2021 UPWP Call for Project Partnerships

Application Form

GTC is now requiring electronic application submittals. The application is provided via the fillable PDF linked above. All applications must be received electronically by GTC by 4:00pm, October 18, 2019.

Please email completed applications to: Joe Bovenzi at

Important Dates

Applicant Workshop: September 24, 2019, 10:00am, Henrietta Town Hall, 475 Calkins Road

Application Deadline: October 18, 2019