Transportation Economic Development Fund (TEDF)

  • OverviewTEDF LogoThe mission of the Transportation Economic Development Fund (TEDF) is to enhance the ability of the state to compete in an international economy, to serve as a catalyst for economic growth of the state, and to improve the quality of life in the state. The TEDF is available to state, county, and city road agencies for immediate highway needs relating to a variety of economic development issues.

    The TEDF provides an option for meeting the often critical and urgent demands of economic development on the transportation system.
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How to Apply

  • The TEDF Category A and F grant applications are available online through the MDOT Grant System (MGS). The system allows applicants to work on their application, save, and continue working on the application at a later date. MGS also has the ability for applicants to track their application status, upload supporting documentation, and communicate with grant coordinators.

  • MGS Account Set-Up Instructions PDF icon

    Important! When working in MGS, click the Get Information on each tab to display application requirements.


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