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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

446 projects

Total 
Funding

169199177

% of Total 
Funding

56%

Simons Foundation

Simons Foundation (SF)

Number of 
Projects

185 projects

Total 
Funding

50451927

% of Total 
Funding

17%

Department of Education

Department of Education (ED)

Number of 
Projects

140 projects

Total 
Funding

29529855

% of Total 
Funding

10%

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Number of 
Projects

28 projects

Total 
Funding

16083474

% of Total 
Funding

5%

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks (AS)

Number of 
Projects

179 projects

Total 
Funding

14872052

% of Total 
Funding

5%

Health Resources and Services Administration

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

Number of 
Projects

36 projects

Total 
Funding

9950267

% of Total 
Funding

3%

Department of Defense - Autism Research Program

Department of Defense - Autism Research Program (DOD-ARP)

Number of 
Projects

72 projects

Total 
Funding

5599296

% of Total 
Funding

2%

National Science Foundation

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Number of 
Projects

51 projects

Total 
Funding

1428639

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Administration for Community Living

Administration for Community Living (ACL)

Number of 
Projects

1 projects

Total 
Funding

750000

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Center for Autism and Related Disorders

Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD)

Number of 
Projects

19 projects

Total 
Funding

615801

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

Number of 
Projects

5 projects

Total 
Funding

491768

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Autism Research Institute

Autism Research Institute (ARI)

Number of 
Projects

16 projects

Total 
Funding

257282

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center

Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC)

Number of 
Projects

5 projects

Total 
Funding

250000

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (BBRF)

Number of 
Projects

18 projects

Total 
Funding

146730

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Organization for Autism Research

Organization for Autism Research (OAR)

Number of 
Projects

14 projects

Total 
Funding

139723

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Number of 
Projects

3 projects

Total 
Funding

88154

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Autism Science Foundation

Autism Science Foundation (ASF)

Number of 
Projects

7 projects

Total 
Funding

25000

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Department of Defense - Air Force

Department of Defense - Air Force (DOD-AF)

Number of 
Projects

1 projects

Total 
Funding

0

% of Total 
Funding

0%

Environmental Protection Agency

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Number of 
Projects

1 projects

Total 
Funding

0

% of Total 
Funding

0%
Total:

Total

Number of Projects

1227

Total Funding

299879145

% 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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