Requests for Proposals

Illinois Center for Transportation is soliciting proposals until April 30, 2024, for the following research projects:

Any technical questions should be submitted to by Monday, April 22, 2024. All technical questions and answers will be posted here.

RFP Evaluation Process:

The Technical Review Panel, a group of subject-matter experts, will review each proposal based on the following criteria:


Evaluation of the proposal merit


Evaluation of the research approach


Implementation of research results


Evaluation of the research team and facilities

Additional Resources:

Principal Investigators submitting research proposals for consideration by the IDOT-ICT research program should review TRID for similar or related topics prior to submitting their proposal. The Transportation Research Board recorded a series of videos that discuss new features of the TRID database, the benefits of using TRID and how to search the database using either a desktop or mobile device. These videos are available on-demand at no cost, and slides are also available.