Community Transportation Needs Assessment funds requested: $2,864,575.

This will be updated periodically until the application window closes on Dec. 7, 2022. 

Clean Mobility Options

The Community Transportation Needs Assessment application is designed to be simple and straightforward. See the graphic below outlining the application process. 


The Clean Mobility Options Program Community Transportation Needs Assessment application window opened at 9:00 am PT on November 2, 2022, which will be processed and approved on a first-come, first-served basis. The Community Transportation Needs Assessment vouchers, worth up to $100,000 each, help under-resourced communities identify and address their transportation challenges. 


The Community Transportation Needs Assessment Voucher application can be completed entirely online using the link below. The application process is outlined in the graphic to the right.

The orange triangle in the graphic shows where CMO is in the application process.

Click here to download an accessible PDF of the graphic.

IMPORTANT: This is just an overview of the application process. Please consult the Implementation Manual to review the complete process in detail. For a more detailed explanation of the review process, click here.


  1. Develop your application utilizing support from your technical assistance advocate.
  2. Submit your application.
  3. Applications are reviewed initially for completeness and eligibility.
  4. Incomplete applications will be immediately rejected, however, our technical assistance team is available to help you understand missing items and resubmit your complete application. 
  5. The application window will close after one month.
  6. If your needs assessment project is eligible, your application is complete and there are available funds, you will move on to voucher execution and reimbursement training.

NOTE: Per the “first-come-first-served” process, if the total amount requested on day one does not exceed available funds then applications will be reviewed and funds will be awarded in the order that they were received. If the total amount of funds requested on day one, before 11:59 pm PT, exceeds the amount of funds available, then the applications received on day one will be randomized and reviewed in the new randomized order to ensure equitability. 

Mail Application Submission Option

Applicants are highly encouraged to submit applications using the secure online application portal above. However, you may submit your printed application form and supportive documentation to:

Clean Mobility Options


48 South Chester Avenue

Pasadena CA 91106

If mailed, the submittal date will be determined by U.S. mail postmark. For security purposes, supporting documents that are sent on removable media (flash drives, CDs, DVDs, etc.) will not be accepted.


At this time, we are not able to accept applications through in-person delivery. Please call us at (626) 744-5670 if this poses an inconvenience.

NO EARLY SUBMISSIONS: Early submissions cannot be accepted and must be resubmitted during the application window time frame.

NO INCOMPLETE SUBMISSIONS: Applicants will be notified if an application is incomplete. The Program Administrator will notify applicants what is needed for the application to be considered complete. To ensure that you submit a complete application, please see the application checklist or discuss with a technical assistance advocate.

$1,000,000 for Community Transportation Needs Assessment (CTNA) vouchers worth $100,000 each available per eligible applicant.




The CTNA application window closes at

midnight PT on December 7, 2022.