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Division of Highway Traffic Safety Grants

The NJ Division of Highway Traffic Safety offers, on an annual basis, federal grant funding to agencies that wish to undertake programs designed to reduce motor vehicle crashes, injuries, and fatalities on the roads of New Jersey. Municipal, county, state government and law enforcement agencies, as well as non-profit organizations, are encouraged to apply for NJDHTS grant funding to address specific, local traffic safety issues.  

All grant applications should be submitted through the SAGE (E-Grants) system.  

Note: Grant funding will only be awarded to programs that are in line with federal and state traffic safety priorities.  

Note: Qualifying nonprofit organizations are eligible to receive funding for certain non-enforcement programs approved by the Director of the Division of Highway Traffic Safety. Grant applications for Federal Fiscal Year 2016 commencing on October 1, 2015 will be accepted until April 30, 2015.

The Division awards full-year traffic safety grants according to the federal fiscal calendar (October 1-September 30). Grants of a shorter timeframe are also awarded to support statewide enforcement mobilizations (for example: Click It or Ticket, Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over and U Drive. U Text. U Pay)   

Note: The deadline to submit a grant application for FY20XX (October 1, 20XX - September 30, 20XX) is April 30, 20XX.