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Competition Details

Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program


Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.

About this Fellowship

The DDETFP is a one-year award from the Department of Transportation to support master's or doctoral study related to transportation in a wide range of disciplines, including engineering, physical and social sciences, and business.

Applicants must enroll or be enrolled fulltime in a graduate degree program, conduct research on transportation, and intend to pursue a transportation-related career. All modes of transportation are eligible for study. The annual notice of funding opportunity is posted in

Deadlines are typically in mid-March, but be sure to check the competition website for the current cycle’s deadline.

Award Value

Provides up to $35,500: $10,000 for tuition and fees, $1,500 for required conference, and monthly stipend ($1,700 master's/$2,000 doctoral).

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled, Masters, Doctoral


No Requirements
Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: March 7, 2024

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