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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

340 projects

Total 
Funding

117969770

% of Total 
Funding

53%

Simons Foundation

Simons Foundation (SF)

Number of 
Projects

77 projects

Total 
Funding

42985684

% of Total 
Funding

19%

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks (AS)

Number of 
Projects

200 projects

Total 
Funding

30828116

% of Total 
Funding

14%

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Number of 
Projects

27 projects

Total 
Funding

15022812

% of Total 
Funding

7%

Health Resources and Services Administration

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

Number of 
Projects

3 projects

Total 
Funding

6090792

% of Total 
Funding

3%

Department of Education

Department of Education (ED)

Number of 
Projects

7 projects

Total 
Funding

3439047

% of Total 
Funding

2%

Autism Consortium

Autism Consortium (AC)

Number of 
Projects

22 projects

Total 
Funding

2215017

% of Total 
Funding

1%

Department of Defense

Department of Defense (DOD)

Number of 
Projects

8 projects

Total 
Funding

1177781

% of Total 
Funding

1%

Center for Autism and Related Disorders

Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD)

Number of 
Projects

26 projects

Total 
Funding

815581

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Organization for Autism Research

Organization for Autism Research (OAR)

Number of 
Projects

16 projects

Total 
Funding

730000

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Autism Research Institute

Autism Research Institute (ARI)

Number of 
Projects

13 projects

Total 
Funding

521099

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center

Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC)

Number of 
Projects

5 projects

Total 
Funding

395000

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Number of 
Projects

1 projects

Total 
Funding

24643

% of Total 
Funding

<1%
Total:

Total

Number of Projects

745

Total Funding

222215342

% 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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