Department of Transportation

State Highway Traffic Safety Section- Occupant Protection Mini-Grant Program

The Occupant Protection Mini-Grant Program is a grant offered to assist Montana communities deal with the need for increased local public information and education (PI&E) programs that reach various demographics to encourage increases in safety belts and child car seat usage.  Public education projects can be associated with events such as rodeos, county fairs, concerts, and other large gatherings.

Maximum Award Amount

$5,000 ***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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