Asphalt Institute Foundation to fund roofing asphalt sustainability research

The Asphalt Institute Foundation (AIF) released a Request for Proposal (RFP) this week for the research area of roofing asphalt sustainability.

The RFP is funded through the AIF research committee and the research areas originated from the discussions at the inaugural AIF-sponsored Strategic Asphalt Research (STAR) symposium.

The RFP and other documents related to the funding are available on the Asphalt Institute Foundation’s website at There is no rigid framework for proposals. The deadline for submission is October 30, 2020.

The Asphalt Institute Foundation supports strategic research projects that are designed to advance and improve both the liquid asphalt industry and the welfare of the general public. Established in 2014, the Asphalt Institute Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.