Funding Opportunities

  RFA Out / App Due / Notification
Undergraduate Awards January / March / April
8 weeks of summer research for undergraduates in an autism lab.  
View RFA here. View previous recipients here  
IMFAR Travel Awards February  / March / March
Stipend to cover attendance at IMFAR for stakeholders, including parents, siblings, individuals with autism, grad students, undergraduates, special education teachers, therapists, nurses, etc.   
Read about the application process and about past grantees here.  
Research Enhancement Grants July / October / December
Grants to expand the scope or increase the efficiency of currently funded autism research grants.  
View RFA here. View previous recipients here.  
Pre- and Postdoc Fellowships  August  / November / April
One year awards for pre- and postdoc training in basic or clinical research.  
View RFA here. View previous recipients here.  
Medical School Gap Year Fellowship August  / November / April
One year awards for medical school students interested in taking a year off to do research in an autism clinic.  
View previous recipient here  
Treatment Grants August  / November / April
Grants to fund/expand human clinical trials or comparative effectiveness trials for medication, behavioral interventions, vocational training, etc.  
View previous recipient here.  
3-Year Early Career Award September  / December / May
Three year awards to bridge the transition from Postdoc to Assistant Professor.  
View previous recipient here.