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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

516 projects

Total 
Funding

196589824

% of Total 
Funding

63%

Simons Foundation

Simons Foundation (SF)

Number of 
Projects

98 projects

Total 
Funding

51526058

% of Total 
Funding

16%

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks (AS)

Number of 
Projects

220 projects

Total 
Funding

23416615

% of Total 
Funding

7%

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Number of 
Projects

28 projects

Total 
Funding

19229994

% of Total 
Funding

6%

Health Resources and Services Administration

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

Number of 
Projects

9 projects

Total 
Funding

8097807

% of Total 
Funding

3%

Department of Defense

Department of Defense (DOD)

Number of 
Projects

43 projects

Total 
Funding

7185010

% of Total 
Funding

2%

Department of Education

Department of Education (ED)

Number of 
Projects

11 projects

Total 
Funding

6317029

% of Total 
Funding

2%

Center for Autism and Related Disorders

Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD)

Number of 
Projects

29 projects

Total 
Funding

850594

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Autism Research Institute

Autism Research Institute (ARI)

Number of 
Projects

15 projects

Total 
Funding

370382

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Organization for Autism Research

Organization for Autism Research (OAR)

Number of 
Projects

14 projects

Total 
Funding

330000

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center

Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC)

Number of 
Projects

5 projects

Total 
Funding

285000

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Autism Science Foundation

Autism Science Foundation (ASF)

Number of 
Projects

6 projects

Total 
Funding

180000

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Number of 
Projects

1 projects

Total 
Funding

7061

% of Total 
Funding

<1%
Total:

Total

Number of Projects

995

Total Funding

314385374

% 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.
Please note: Funding for the DoD includes all ASD funding for 2009, as well as $1,734,909 of 2008 ASD research funding that was not reported in the 2008 Portfolio Analysis.
 
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