Department of Transportation

State Highway Traffic Safety Section- Montana State Highway Traffic Safety

MDT administers federal funds from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for implementing behavioral programs aimed at improving traffic safety. The grants address impaired driving, occupant protection, and child passenger safety with an emphasis on improving traffic safety through education and enforcement. All programs must support strategies set forth in Montana’s Comprehensive Highway Safety Plan (CHSP).

Maximum Award Amount

Varies ***Reimbursement-Based Grant Program

Cost Matching


Eligible Applicants

State agencies; local governments, tribal governments; non-profit with existing 501c 3 status. For other eligibility contact MDT. Applications are accepted on-line through the Montana Grants & Loans web application:

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