For researchers

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

Requests for Proposal(RFPs)

View timeline of actions for the most recent RFPs

  • December 4, 2018 - Requests for Proposals issued
  • January 4, 2019 - Deadline for submission of clarifying questions (4:30 p.m. CST)
  • January 11, 2019 - Responses to questions posted (View questions and answers)
  • February 6, 2019  - Deadline for submission of final proposals (4:30 p.m. CST)
  • May 1, 2019 - Notification of proposal decisions

Please note that WisDOT does accept proposals from out of state.

Wisconsin Highway Research Program

FFY 2020

Please review the proposal preparation guidelines and templates.

Project guidance

Administrative overview for researchers

The Researcher information packet (revised 8/13/18) 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.​​