Press Releases

Autism Science Foundation Announces Recipient of New Research Accelerator Grant

December 14th, 2017

Former NIMH Director Dr. Thomas Insel Named to Autism Science Foundation Board of Directors

November 8th, 2017

ASF announces 2018 funding opportunities for Pre- and Postdoctoral Fellowships and Medical School Gap Year grants

August 13th, 2017

ASF Announces 2017 Research Accelerator Grant Recipients

June 14th, 2017

The 2017 International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR)

May 10th, 2017

ASF Announces Recipients of Spring 2017 Pre- and Post-Doctoral Fellowships

April 27th, 2017

ASF Announces Recipients of 2017 IMFAR Travel Grants

March 28th, 2017

ASF Announces 2017 Grant Recipients for Undergraduate Summer Research

March 23rd, 2017

Dr. Robert Schultz of CHOP Added as New Speaker at ASF’s 4th Annual Day of Learning on March 30

February 23rd, 2017

Leading Autism Researchers, Clinicians and Service Providers Will Give TED-Style Talks at the Autism Science Foundation’s Fourth Annual “Day of Learning” on March 30

February 8th, 2017

Author and Advocate Liane Kupferberg Carter to Receive the Autism Science Foundation’s 2017 Caryn Schwartzman Spirit Award

January 26th, 2017

ASF Announces Grant to Provide Critical Support for the Work of the Baby Siblings Research Consortium

January 23rd, 2017

ASF Announces Additional 2016 Research Accelerator Grant Recipients in the U.S. and Portugal

August 15th, 2016

ASF Announces Spring 2016 Grant Recipients for Pre- and Postdoctoral Fellowships and Undergraduate Summer Research

April 4th, 2016

ASF President and Chief Science Officer React to New CDC Report Showing Autism Prevalence Remains At 1 In 68

March 31st, 2016

Dr. Thomas Insel, Former NIMH Director, Named to Autism Science Foundation’s Scientific Advisory Board

February 23rd, 2016

Parent Advocates Tim Bak And Erin Lopes to Receive The Autism Science Foundation’s 2016 Caryn Schwartzman Spirit Award

February 22nd, 2016

Hilibrand Foundation Partners with the Autism Science Foundation In Support of the Autism Sisters Project

February 2nd, 2016

Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) New Members Announced

October 30th, 2015

The Autism Science Foundation Names Financial Sector Veteran And Extraordinary Ventures Founder Gregg Ireland As Chairman

October 30th, 2015

Autism Sisters Project

October 20th, 2015

Apply Now for 2016 Pre & Postdoctoral and Med School Gap Year Awards

July 22nd, 2015

ASF Issues Request for Applications: 2015 Research Enhancement Grants

July 6th, 2015

Autism Science Foundation Announces 2015 Undergraduate Summer Research Grant Recipients

April 30th, 2015

Autism Science Foundation Announces Spring 2015 Pre- and Postdoctoral Grant Recipients

April 2nd, 2015

Autism Science Foundation Offers IMFAR Travel Grants to Autism Stakeholders

January 6th, 2015

Autism Science Foundation Issues Request for Undergraduate Summer Research Scientific Grant Proposals

January 6th, 2015

Alycia Halladay, PhD, Named Chief Science Officer of the Autism Science Foundation

August 25th, 2014

Autism Science Foundation Issues New Request for Scientific Grant Proposals

August 11th, 2014

Autism Science Foundation and Woodstock Chimes Announce Partnership Program

July 21st, 2014

Autism Science Foundation Announces Undergraduate Summer Research Grant Recipients

May 1st, 2014

Autism Science Foundation Announces Spring 2014 Pre- and Postdoctoral Grant Recipients

April 10th, 2014

CDC: 1 in 68 Children has an Autism Spectrum Disorder

March 27th, 2014

First Business Summit on Employing Adults with Autism Convenes January 27-29 in North Carolina with Focus on Unique Role for Small Businesses in Closing the Autism Employment Gap

January 9th, 2014

Autism Science Foundation Offers Travel Awards for the 2014 International Meeting For Autism Research

January 7th, 2014

Autism Science Foundation Announces 2013 Research Enhancement Grant Recipients

November 12th, 2013

Autism Science Foundation Marks 5th Anniversary with a Day of Learning and Evening of Celebration

October 17th, 2013

Autism Science Foundation Issues New Request for Scientific Grant Proposals

August 9th, 2013

Autism Science Foundation Issues Request for Applications: 2013 Research Enhancement Mini Grants

August 9th, 2013

Autism Science Foundation Announces 2013 Grant Recipients

April 15th, 2013

Autism Science Foundation and Dance2BFit Host Zumba Mania on April 6, 2013

April 2nd, 2013

IACC Chair and NIMH Director Thomas Insel Discusses Autism Progress

January 9th, 2013

Recipe4Hope Campaign Will Raise Funds for Pre- and Post-Doctoral Autism Research Fellowships

November 26th, 2012

For the First Time Online, Find Autism Research by Topic

November 19th, 2012

Autism Science Foundation Partnering with UJA-Federation to Launch Three Surveys Designed to Identify Services and Needs for Adults with Autism

October 11th, 2012

Autism Science Foundation to Develop Brain Tissue Donation Awareness Campaign with Support from Simons Foundation

October 1st, 2012

Autism Science Foundation Issues New Request for Scientific Grant Proposals

August 16th, 2012

CDSweep Makes it Easy to Clean Out Your Unwanted CDs and Help Support Autism Research

June 4th, 2012

ASF President Alison Singer Appears on PBS’s Charlie Rose

May 14th, 2012

Autism Science Foundation and UJA-Federation of New York to Launch Survey of Services Needs of Young Adults with Autism

April 25th, 2012

Autism Science Foundation Announces 50% Increase in Pre- & Postdoctoral Grant Funding

April 6th, 2012

HHS Secretary Sebelius Appoints New IACC Members; ASF president Alison Singer reappointed

March 29th, 2012

1 in 88 diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, CDC reports

March 29th, 2012

Autism Science Foundation Announces IMFAR Travel Grant Recipients

March 22nd, 2012

Autism Science Foundation Offers IMFAR Travel Grants to Autism Stakeholders

January 17th, 2012

Autism Science Foundation Recipe4Hope Campaign Will Raise Funds for Pre- and Post-Doctoral Autism Research Fellowships

December 1st, 2011

AUDIO: Alison Singer interviewed on WGN Radio Chicago

November 22nd, 2011

Journal “Nature” calls ASF a “Voice for Science”

November 3rd, 2011

ASF Founding Board Member Dr. Paul Offit Elected to the Institute of Medicine

October 18th, 2011

ASF Expands Scientific Advisory Board: Dr. Joseph Buxbaum and Dr. Bryan King join board

September 27th, 2011

Launch of NEW Website: Online Autism Research Destination for Parents, Individuals with Autism, Scientists and Teachers

September 19th, 2011

ASF Named #1 Nonprofit Start-Up By Philanthropedia/Guidestar: A shining star to those interested in real science and evidence based interventions

September 15th, 2011

Autism Science Foundation Issues New Request for Scientific Grant Proposals

August 18th, 2011

New Scientist Interviews on the ASF YouTube Channel

June 3rd, 2011

ASF Strongly Supports Combating Autism Reauthorization Act of 2011

May 26th, 2011

Revving Up Support at the AML Bikers for Charity Ride

May 13th, 2011

ASF Co-Founder Karen London and ASF Scientific Advisor Dr. Eric London Recieve INSAR Advocate Award

May 12th, 2011

Scoring Goals for Autism: Philadelphia, June 4, 2011

May 12th, 2011

2nd Annual “Celebrating Families: Mothers Day Brunch”

April 26th, 2011

The Autism Science Foundation Applauds Introduction of New Medical Code for Wandering

April 20th, 2011

ASF Announces 2011 Pre and Postdoctoral Trianing Award Recipients: Pre& Post Doctoral Funding Increased 22% in 2011

March 21st, 2011

ASF Announces IMFAR Stakeholder Travel Grants Recipients: IMFAR Stakeholder Travel Awards will Support Parents, Individuals with Autism, Teachers & Students

March 10th, 2011

ASF Fundraising Outpaces Key National Index

January 21st, 2011

Dr. Paul Offit tells the Wall Street Journal “Junk Science is Not a Victimless Crime”

January 11th, 2011

Gregg Ireland Joins Autism Science Foundation Board

January 10th, 2011

Study Linking Autism, Vaccines Deemed an “Elaborate Fraud”

January 5th, 2011

Mix Up a Recipe4Hope and Help Raise Dough for Autism Research

December 1st, 2010