Home Tags Funding

Tag: Funding

Bendix Employees ‘Get Involved’ with Program that Funds Innovative Nonprofits

An annual grant program started by school bus brake supplier Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems provides further motivation for company employees who are currently volunteering...
STI logo

Student Transportation, Inc., Kicks off Annual Holiday Donation Drive

WALL, N.J. — Student Transportation Inc. (STI), a leader in school transportation, safety and fleet services, announced today its annual Driving Our Communities fundraising...

States Consider School Buses in Plans for Volkswagen Funds

School Transportation News has reviewed information from all 50 U.S. states to determine how much each one planned to spend on school bus replacements with...

Missouri Districts Cope with Low School Bus Funding

Missouri districts are discussing running school bus operations amid low funding levels, even as the state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education asked the...

First School Buses Purchases From Volkswagen Settlement are Propane-Powered

LAFAYETTE, La. — Louisiana is the first state to release its Volkswagen settlement fund dollars, and Lafayette Parish Schools has become the first recipient....
Name plate at EPA headquarters

EPA Extends Clean Diesel Tribal Grant Applications Timeline

The U.S. EPA announced that it is extending the deadline for tribal governments and beneficiaries to apply for approximately $2 million for reducing diesel...

A Myriad of Choices

You’ve probably heard the saying, “Failing to plan is planning to fail.” That has applications not only when deciding on a new school bus...
TransPar Group of Companies

Transportation Services Co. Launches $50M Bus Buyback Program

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Industry-leading Fleet Management Company announced today that it has added a new capital program for school districts and transportation contractors to...

Nine Calif. School Districts Select Motiv Power Systems Equipped Electric School...

FOSTER CITY, Calif. — School districts across California are taking advantage of generous state funding initiatives to replace aging diesel-powered fleets with all-electric school...

Motiv Power Systems Wins New Orders for Trans Tech’s All-Electric School...

FOSTER CITY, Calif. — With two new purchases from Educational Bus Transportation, Inc., along with new regional sales and field technician support, Motiv Power...

June 2019

The nationwide driver shortage, the accountability of school districts and school bus operators, school bus refurbishment and...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...