Ontario Ministry of Transportation call for proposals

For information, guidelines and forms on the Ontario Ministry of Transportation’s 2013 Highway Infrastructure Innovation Funding Program (HIIFP) please refer to the attachments included below.

The Highway Infrastructure Innovation Funding Program funds research at Ontario colleges and universities to encourage applied research in transportation infrastructure in Ontario. This program solicits innovations from Institutions to assist the Ministry in meeting current and future challenges, and to encourage undergraduate and graduate research in transportation and infrastructure engineering.

The HIIFP challenges Ontario's academic community to contribute to transportation infrastructure solutions in a number of areas including traffic operations, intelligent transportation systems, engineering materials, highway design, environmental, geomatics, bridges, construction and maintenance.


The maximum indirect cost rate allowable is 25% as per page 12 of the guidelines.

Internal Deadline: February 20, 2013

External Deadline: Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 2.30:59PM 


University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1