Transportation Safety Foundation Grant Application

Foundation Objective

The E-470 Public Highway Authority Transportation Safety Foundation operates exclusively to promote charitable giving, public safety, transportation safety, driver education, and other educational purposes. As a nonprofit corporation, the foundation provides donations and grants as a means of promoting transportation safety in Colorado.

Grant Submission Timeline


The deadline for organizations to submit grant applications is Thursday, March 18, 2021. Please use the form below to submit your application and include all required information.

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Transportation Safety Foundation board will select and notify grant recipients in April 2021.

Year End Program Report

After the grant funds are awarded, the grant recipients selected must provide the Transportation Safety Foundation with a written report of the program outcome by no later than December 31, 2021. Reports should be sent to Please include program photos, if available.

Geographic Considerations

Transportation safety grants are provided to nonprofit organizations and tax-exempt government entities along the E-470 corridor and surrounding areas. The organization must reside in the state of Colorado.

Annual Funding Limitations

Each year the foundation will award up to eight, $2,500 transportation safety grants. Organizations must reapply annually in order to be eligible to receive a grant.


Funding support is not provided to the following:

  • Individuals, political parties, candidates, or partisan political organizations
  • Labor organizations, fraternal organizations, athletic clubs, or social clubs
  • Sectarian or denominational religious organizations
  • Fundraising events such as membership drives, luncheons, dinners, and tournaments
  • Sports leagues or teams
  • Any organization deemed inappropriate at the discretion of the foundation board of directors

Transportation Safety Foundation Grant Application 2021

  • Brief description of the non-profit organization and its history.
  • Purpose of the grant money and how the funds will be expended in 2021.
  • Overview of the program/project requesting funding, including objectives, beneficiaries, expected program publicity, demographic area to be served, need for and expected impact of the program in the community, desired outcome, and methods for evaluating results.
  • References

    Names, titles, and contact information for three professionals who can serve as references for the work of your organization.
  • Supporting Documentation

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  • I certify that I am authorized to submit this application on behalf of my organization.
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