The Department of For-Hire Vehicles (DFHV) welcomes for-hire companies, drivers, and innovators whom are eligible to apply for grant programs designed to enhance the DC transportation experience for all DC residents, drivers, and visitors alike. The Department of For-Hire Vehicles is offering grant funding to fulfill the regulatory responsibility to support the economic viability of the for-hire industry and to enhance customer choice. DFHV is subjected to regulatory requirements and amendments, the DFHV is authorized to provided grants to owners of licensed taxicabs legally operating and incorporated in the District for purposes outlined in D.C. Official Code § 50-301.20 (b) (1).
Previous Grant Opportunities
1) Notice of Grant Funding-FY21 Centralized Dispatch for Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Taxis Under Transport DC - Applicants seeking to apply for a DFHV grant will need to create a profile in ZoomGrants, DFHV will only accept online submissions: Apply on ZoomGrants - Application Closed.
2) Notice of Grant Funding: FY21 My Rides Pilot Program - Applicants seeking to apply for a DFHV grant will need to create a profile in Zoomgrants, DFHV will only accept online submissions: Apply on Zoomgrants. The Request for Applications and Notice of Funding Availability can be accessed here: My Rides NOFA and My Rides RFA - Application Closed.