the biannual funding programme FoPS is dedicated to mobility research for urban and rural areas. It shall support the decision making processes within the Federal Ministry for Transport and ditial Infrastructures (BMVI) in improving mobility, accessibility and living conditions in communities.
The FoPS programme is set up every two years by BMVI and is run by the TÜV Rheinland Consulting GmbH. Research topics are tendered via the respective publication platforms:
- BUND.DE: http://www.bund.de/Content/DE/Home/homepage_node.html
- SIMPAP: http://simap.ted.europa.eu/
The programmed research topics do not preclude additional topics in the area of urban mobility to be tendered by BMVI.