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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

410 projects

Total 
Funding

175908374

% of Total 
Funding

57%

Simons Foundation

Simons Foundation (SF)

Number of 
Projects

267 projects

Total 
Funding

50445045

% of Total 
Funding

16%

Department of Education

Department of Education (ED)

Number of 
Projects

130 projects

Total 
Funding

22716258

% of Total 
Funding

7%

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Number of 
Projects

26 projects

Total 
Funding

19337864

% of Total 
Funding

6%

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks (AS)

Number of 
Projects

183 projects

Total 
Funding

18632127

% of Total 
Funding

6%

Health Resources and Services Administration

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

Number of 
Projects

25 projects

Total 
Funding

7201186

% of Total 
Funding

2%

Department of Defense - Army

Department of Defense - Army (DOD-ARMY)

Number of 
Projects

49 projects

Total 
Funding

4514151

% of Total 
Funding

1%

National Science Foundation

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Number of 
Projects

38 projects

Total 
Funding

2349449

% of Total 
Funding

1%

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)

Number of 
Projects

1 projects

Total 
Funding

1757884

% of Total 
Funding

1%

Environmental Protection Agency

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Number of 
Projects

1 projects

Total 
Funding

1660178

% of Total 
Funding

1%

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

Number of 
Projects

6 projects

Total 
Funding

1233747

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Department of Defense - Air Force

Department of Defense - Air Force (DOD-AF)

Number of 
Projects

1 projects

Total 
Funding

966000

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Center for Autism and Related Disorders

Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD)

Number of 
Projects

19 projects

Total 
Funding

602300

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (BBRF)

Number of 
Projects

49 projects

Total 
Funding

562986

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Autism Science Foundation

Autism Science Foundation (ASF)

Number of 
Projects

28 projects

Total 
Funding

389000

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Organization for Autism Research

Organization for Autism Research (OAR)

Number of 
Projects

20 projects

Total 
Funding

340235

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Autism Research Institute

Autism Research Institute (ARI)

Number of 
Projects

24 projects

Total 
Funding

210669

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Number of 
Projects

1 projects

Total 
Funding

13495

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Administration for Children and Families

Administration for Children and Families (ACF)

Number of 
Projects

1 projects

Total 
Funding

0

% of Total 
Funding

0%
Total:

Total

Number of Projects

1279

Total Funding

308840948

% 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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