|Phase 1: Proposals
for Phase 1s Notice of Funding Opportunity are due February 4, 2016 at 3:00
pm ET. Applicants are asked to include
a high level vision of proposed demonstration, framework, and initial
concepts tailored to their city. Fixed amount cooperative agreements of
$100,000 will be awarded to an estimated five Smart City Challenge Finalists
to support concept development and planning activities.
|Phase 2: Finalists
will further develop their concepts for demonstration. One city will be
selected to implement their proposed concept. USDOT will provide funding up
to $40 million to the winning city. In addition, Vulcan is offering an
additional $10 million to the winning city to support infrastructure for
electric vehicles and the winning city's public bus system will get
installation of Mobileye's Shield +TM on every bus.