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Publication Number: FHWA-RD-03-017
Date: May 2003
Get on board now for the Fourth Annual International Contest on LTPP Data Analysis. Cosponsored by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the contest is designed to encourage university students, professors, and highway engineers from around the world to use the Long Term Pavement Performance (LTPP) Program database. Opportunities for using the database range from research and class projects to Master's and Doctoral theses.
The contest has four categories:
Entries are judged on:
In the undergraduate, graduate, and partnership categories, winners will receive a first place prize of $1,500; a second place prize of $1,000; and a third place prize of $500. The curriculum winner will receive $1,000.
The deadline for contest submissions is August 15, 2003. For more information, visit the contest Web site at www.tfhrc.gov/pavement/ltpp/contest.htm, or contact Antonio Nieves at FHWA, 202-493-3074 (fax: 202-493-3161; email: email@example.com).