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. 

An RFP for sub-projects is expected in summer 2019 with a due date in October 2019 for project starts between May and August 2020.

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