The Virginia Tech doctoral program in Urban, Environmental Design, & Planning, announces several funding opportunities for incoming students beginning Fall 2022. These include:

  • Climate adaptation, natural resource management, science-policy interface
  • Urban informality, NGOs and international development, democratization processes, community development, and social change
  • International comparative urban transportation with a focus on travel behavior, transport policy, and sustainability including bicycling, walking, public transport, and e-scooters
  • Economic development, regional resilience, inclusive economies/economic recovery/innovation
  • Non-motorized trail traffic monitoring program in national parks
  • Artificial intelligence for urban planning

Contact Tom Sanchez ( if you have questions about these projects or the doctoral program application process.

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