Request For Proposals

The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety issues bi-annual requests for proposals (RFPs), welcoming organizations to submit research proposals tied to our mission and one or more of our focus areas: (1) driver behavior and performance; (2) emerging technologies; (3) roadway systems and drivers; and (4) vulnerable road users.

Please refer to the table below for our RFP schedule. If you are interested in receiving the Foundation’s RFP announcements, please send an e-mail to


Estimated Biannual RFP Schedule
Activity Spring Schedule Fall Schedule
RFP opens End of March Late September
RFP closes Mid-May Early November
Announcement of proposals selected for funding Late September Late February
Execution of new research contracts October April