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Wildlife Crossings Pilot Program FY 2022-2023 Selections



Program Overview

The Wildlife Crossings Pilot Program (WCPP) is a competitive grant program with the goal of reducing Wildlife Vehicle Collisions (WVCs) while improving habitat connectivity for terrestrial and aquatic species. See for more information.

Fiscal Year 2022- 2023 Application Process  

FHWA issued a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) making up to $111.85 million from Fiscal Year 2022 and 2023 funding available for WCPP.  The NOFO was posted on April 4, 2023 and closed on August 1, 2023 as Funding Opportunity Number: 693JJ323NF00011 on

FHWA received 67 applications from applicants in 34 States requesting $549 million in WCPP funds. This represents nearly five times the amount available in the first NOFO, and over one and a half times the amount available for the program over the life of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.

FHWA Wildlife Crossings Pilot Program FY 2022 - FY 2023 Grant Selections

On December 5, 2023, FHWA announced $110 million in grants for 19 wildlife crossing projects in 17 states, including four Indian Tribes. 


FHWA Wildlife Crossings Pilot Program FY 2022-FY2023 Grant Selections












For full list, see WCPP FY22-23 Grant Selections List.


FHWA welcomes feedback on the grant application process. Please email to provide feedback.

Debriefs by FHWA are available to applicants not selected for award to receive information about the evaluation of their application.  Applicants may contact to request a debrief.