Project Detail
Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) logo
Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC) logo

Infrastructure support for autism research at MIT  

This grant funds the Simons Initiative on Autism and the Brain at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), involving faculty members in several departments and centers through postdoctoral fellowships, a colloquium series, common equipment funds and flexible research support . Project Status


Funder Simons Foundation
Fiscal Year Funding $1,500,000.00
Current Award Period 2009-2011
Project Number n/a
Principal Investigator Sur, Mriganka
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 7: What Other Infrastructure and Surveillance Needs Must Be Met? (Infrastructure)
Subcategory Data Tools
Strategic Plan Objective Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 7K. Encourage programs and funding mechanisms that expand the research workforce, enhance interdisciplinary research training, and recruit early career scientists into the ASD field by 2013. IACC Recommended Budget: $5,000,000 over 3 years.
Federal or Private? Private
Institution Massachusetts Institute of Technology
State/Country Massachusetts
Web Link 1 Infrastructure support for autism research at MIT (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
Web Link 3 No URL available.
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