Submit a Research Project

How to Submit a Research Project

CDOT seeks transportation research ideas from employees, universities, researchers, and the public twice a year.

Research ideas are submitted in the form of problem statements. We invite submissions for the next fiscal year in February and August. The next Research Problem Statement due date is August 12, 2024.

Problem Statement Overview

Thank you for your interest in transportation research. From this page, you can learn about and submit needs and research ideas for consideration as research projects. This is known as a Problem Statement.

Submitting a Problem Statement

If you are ready to submit a Problem Statement, here is the process: