National Roadway Safety Awards

The National Roadway Safety Awards program honors agencies and organizations in the transportation community that have made verifiable and significant strides toward improving the safety of our nation’s highways through infrastructure improvements, operational improvements or program planning, development and evaluation. Every two years, this prestigious awards program examines the “best of the best” using effectiveness, innovation, and efficient use of resources as criteria in determining which projects will receive this coveted award. Co-sponsored by the Federal Highway Administration and Roadway Safety Foundation, this program has garnered winning entrants well-deserved top industry honors since 2001.

2019 National Roadway Safety Awards

It's official: the application period for the 2019 National Roadway Safety Awards is open! Submissions are due at midnight EDT on May 31, 2019. Click "Awards Details" below for more information about application requirements. If you're ready to get started, click "Apply Now" to go straight to the electronic submission form. Good luck!

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Prior National Roadway Safety Awards

November 15, 2017: 9 winners honored. Click here for Official FHWA Event Photos.

November 16, 2015: 10 winners honored. Click here for Official FHWA Event Photos.

November 6, 2013: 12 winners honored.

November 15, 2011: 9 winners honored.

November 5, 2009: 14 winners honored and addressed by U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood.