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UTRC Best Transportation Paper Competition


The University Transportation Research Center holds an annual competition for the best paper published in the UTRC Consortium over the preceding academic year. The winning paper is honored at the Annual Leadership in Transportation Awards Reception held each February by the NYU Wagner Rudin Center for Transportation Policy & Management.


The sole or lead author of the paper must be a student, faculty member, or staff member of a UTRC Consortium institution. One submission per person, please.

To be eligible for this competition, the paper must have been published by a peer-reviewed journal between September 1, 2008 and August 31, 2009.

How to Apply

To submit a paper, please login to the UTRC Online Submission System.


For more information, please contact:
Ellen Thorson
UTRC – 910 Marshak Hall
City College of New York
New York, NY 10031