For researchers

To subscribe to Research Program updates and Requests for Proposals, please email research@dot.wi.gov.

Requests for Proposal​s (RFPs)

Wisconsin Highway Research Program (WHRP)

Timeline of events:

  • November 20, 2019 - Requests for Proposals issued
  • January 3, 2020 - Deadline for submission of clarifying questions (4:30 p.m. CT)
  • January 11, 2020 - Responses to clarifying questions posted (View questions and responses)
  • February 3, 2020 - Deadline for submissions of final proposals (4:30 p.m. CT)
  • May 1, 2020 - Expected notification of proposal decisions

WisDOT accepts proposals from out of state.

Project guidance for the Wisconsin Highway Research Program

Administrative overview for researchers

Please view the proposal preparation guidelines and templates.

The Researcher information packet (revised 7/16/19) for the Wisconsin Highway Research Program covers project administration activities including:

  • Quarterly progress reports
  • Invoices
  • End date extensions
  • Project close out requirements
  • Report preparation requirements

To contact Research staff, please email research@dot.wi.gov.​​