​Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Where can I find…

What to do when? A model calendar for DOT research managers.

What is the State Planning and Research program and how can I use SPR funds?

What are TRB state reps and what do they do?

What are U​TCs? UTC Overview and Lab Facilities

Where are all the UTCs located?

How can I get funding for my research idea?

What can I use the RAC Listserv for? Listserv Etiquette Guidelines

How do DOT Research Managers submit AASHTO_RAC survey results for posting to the AASHTO_RAC website? Send an e-mail to MyTRB@nas.edu with the following information:

  • Title of survey
  • One or two paragraphs describing the survey, including when survey was conducted (Month, Day, Year)
  • An attached file with survey results (MS Word or Excel spreadsheet or PDF)
  • Your contact information

 

Who else in my DOT is involved in TRB activities?

What federal legislation and regulations do I need to know about?

How does the NCHRP work?

What are the other research programs at TRB? (CRP, IDEA, Legal Research Programs, LTPP, Marine Board, SHRP2, TRIS, Synthesis)

Are there guidelines to help plan the RAC National Meeting? AASHTO RAC Meeting Planning Guidelines (1.60 Mb)