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Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC)
Autism Research Database
Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC)
 

Funders

Funding Agencies/ 
Organizations
Number of 
Projects
Total 
Funding
% of Total 
Funding

National Institutes of Health

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Number of 
Projects

500 projects

Total 
Funding

216657540

% of Total 
Funding

63%

Simons Foundation

Simons Foundation (SF)

Number of 
Projects

293 projects

Total 
Funding

48443781

% of Total 
Funding

14%

Department of Education

Department of Education (ED)

Number of 
Projects

93 projects

Total 
Funding

26362194

% of Total 
Funding

8%

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Number of 
Projects

25 projects

Total 
Funding

15789418

% of Total 
Funding

5%

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks (AS)

Number of 
Projects

136 projects

Total 
Funding

12324957

% of Total 
Funding

4%

Health Resources and Services Administration

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

Number of 
Projects

40 projects

Total 
Funding

9618017

% of Total 
Funding

3%

Department of Defense - Army

Department of Defense - Army (DOD-ARMY)

Number of 
Projects

64 projects

Total 
Funding

5440886

% of Total 
Funding

2%

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)

Number of 
Projects

3 projects

Total 
Funding

1695006

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Administration for Community Living

Administration for Community Living (ACL)

Number of 
Projects

6 projects

Total 
Funding

1528535

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

National Science Foundation

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Number of 
Projects

39 projects

Total 
Funding

1291726

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (BBRF)

Number of 
Projects

52 projects

Total 
Funding

1290484

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

Number of 
Projects

6 projects

Total 
Funding

576949

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Environmental Protection Agency

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Number of 
Projects

1 projects

Total 
Funding

343850

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Autism Science Foundation

Autism Science Foundation (ASF)

Number of 
Projects

43 projects

Total 
Funding

330000

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Center for Autism and Related Disorders

Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD)

Number of 
Projects

9 projects

Total 
Funding

314060

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Organization for Autism Research

Organization for Autism Research (OAR)

Number of 
Projects

20 projects

Total 
Funding

229755

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

The New England Center for Children

The New England Center for Children (NECC)

Number of 
Projects

63 projects

Total 
Funding

219416

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Autism Research Institute

Autism Research Institute (ARI)

Number of 
Projects

17 projects

Total 
Funding

179456

% of Total 
Funding

<1%
Total:

Total

Number of Projects

1410

Total Funding

342636029

% of Total Funding

100%
* Federal agencies and private organizations that are 1% or less of the total ASD research funding are not represented on the figure.
 
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