Airport Cooperative Research Program Graduate Research Award

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The Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP), a program of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, offers $12,000 Graduate Research Awards that include mentoring by national experts assigned by the ACRP, facilitation of access to ACRP resources, an expense-paid research presentation at the Transportation Research Board annual meeting in Washington, DC, and publication in the Transportation Research Record. The focus of this graduate student research program is on applied research on airport and related aviation system issues to help the public sector continue to improve the quality, reliability, safety, and security of the U.S. civil aviation system well into the foreseeable future.

The application is made on-line with components including a research proposal, faculty advisor commitment, resume, transcripts, writing sample and other elements.  Applications are due on May 14, 2021.  Ten awards are anticipated for the 2021 – 2022 Academic Year.