Annual Modal Research Plans

Background

Under 49 U.S.C. Chapter 65 (Research Planning), Section 6501, each modal (operating) administration and joint program office is required to submit an Annual Modal Research Plan (AMRP) to the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology each year for review and approval. The plans are required to provide a comprehensive annual modal research plan for the upcoming fiscal year and a detailed outlook for the following fiscal year. The plans provided below address fiscal years 2021 and 2022 in addition to the plans developed for prior fiscal years.

Links to Annual Modal Research Plans

Links to the AMRPs submitted by each Operating Administration are provided below:

FY21

FY20

FY19

FY18

Note that the activities of the Intelligent Transportation Systems - Joint Program Office (ITS-JPO) were included within the FHWA AMRP submission.

FY17

Note that the activities of the Intelligent Transportation Systems - Joint Program Office (ITS-JPO) were included within the FHWA AMRP submission.