The National Center for Sustainable Transportation (NCST) is one of five national centers funded by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s University Transportation Centers (UTC) Program, and the only national center focused on the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act research priority area of Preserving the Environment. UC Davis leads the NCST consortium, with partner centers at CSU Long Beach, UC Riverside, USC, Georgia Tech, and the University of Vermont.

The NCST at UVM funds undergraduate and graduate student projects as well as faculty research projects which are peer reviewed. 

The NCST has issued an RFP for 2020 research projects. Please click PDF icon here (link) for the RFP. Proposals are due December 20, 2019.

Since 2013, twelve NCST projects have been funded at UVM: