Safety and Transit Innovations Deserving Exploratory Analysis (IDEA) : Funding Proposal Deadline Extended

Top 3 Things Selection Committees Are Looking for in IDEA Proposals:
1. Innovation — Emphasize the innovation. Say it first, say it fast, and make it clear. What problem does your project address? How is your solution better than current practice?
2. Benefits — Describe the expected benefits. Why is this project worth investing in?
3. Science — Stick to the science. Be sure the research approach is sound and sensible.