Download the TPDF 2018 Application Materials


  1. All potential applicants should review the Standard Contract Agreement and the Phase II application prior to submitting a Phase I application to ensure that they are capable of providing all of the information requested.
  2. Download and save the PDF applications to your computer before entering your information. The data will NOT save in the form otherwise.
  3. It is the applicant’s responsibility to confirm that your application has been received. If you do not receive a confirmation email from Pat Kappes within 24 hours of your submission, resend and contact Pat Kappes at

TPDF 2018 Program Guide
Review for requirements and criteria on which the project will be evaluated.

Phase I Application
Due Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 5 p.m. EST

Phase II Application (This is a sample version, the final will be released to applicants invited to participate in Phase II)
Due Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 5 p.m. EST

Standard Grant Agreement
A copy of the standard agreement is provided for your reference; please review the terms of agreement prior to commencing the application process.


For additional information or if you have any questions, please contact Pat Kappes, Director of Public Affairs, at 828-210-2724 or