National Roadway Safety Awards

2017 NOMINATION FORM

The National Roadway Safety Awards is a biennial competition sponsored by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Roadway Safety Foundation (RSF) to recognize roadway safety achievements that move the United States towards zero deaths and serious injuries on the nation’s roadways. The competition acknowledges successful engineering solutions that agencies have integrated into their roadway safety programs.

APPLICATIONS ARE DUE ON JUNE 9, 2017.

Awards Details

The program is available to U.S. nominees only, including U.S. territories and funded operations such as District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Mariana Islands.

Multiple entries from the same agency must be submitted separately.
All nominations must be submitted through the online portal by June 9, 2017 to be considered.

In order to complete this form, you will need to complete the nomination form below and upload the required supporting documents.

PROJECT INFORMATION

PROJECT DETAILS

PROJECT TIME FRAME

Please note, to be considered for an award, the project or program must include some type of engineering solution.
If yes, please indicate the analysis period.

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Please provide an executive summary which identifies the safety concern, the solution and the results (2,000 character limit).
Please provide a 140 character ('Tweet-length') summary of the project or program that could be used to promote winning entries on social media.
Please provide below a quote from a member of the agency's senior management showing support for the project or program for the purpose of public dissemination in promotional material. Please include the name, title and agency of quoted individual.

UPLOADS

The description should include the following:
- Summary of the overall problem(s) and safety problem(s) addressed.
- Comment on project’s applicability to award criteria and program category (provide a brief statement explaining how your project meets the criteria of effectiveness, innovation, and efficient use of resources)

File must be uploaded before submitting the form.
Files must be less than 5 MB.
Allowed file types: txt pdf doc docx ppt pptx.

(e.g., data-supported results/reports, safety statistics and outcomes, evaluations and/or evaluation plans) - no more than 10 pages of text.

Files must be less than 5 MB.
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Include at least one, but no more than five high-resolution photo files, each of which should not exceed 3.0 MB per image. Please submit a caption for each photo submitted and provide names and contact information for any individuals that appear in any submitted photographs. The 2017 National Roadway Safety Awards Noteworthy Practices Guide will include at least one image of each winning project.

Files must be less than 5 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png.
Files must be less than 5 MB.
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Files must be less than 5 MB.
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Files must be less than 5 MB.
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Files must be less than 5 MB.
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Files must be less than 5 MB.
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By submitting this nomination, the applicant provides FHWA with a royalty-free, nonexclusive and irrevocable right to reproduce, publish, or otherwise use the application materials, including all photos for Federal purposes, and to authorize others to do so including the Roadway Safety Foundation for use in National Roadway Safety Awards promotional materials.