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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

457 projects

Total 
Funding

197079206

% of Total 
Funding

64%

Simons Foundation

Simons Foundation (SF)

Number of 
Projects

271 projects

Total 
Funding

44017469

% of Total 
Funding

14%

Department of Education

Department of Education (ED)

Number of 
Projects

106 projects

Total 
Funding

17323061

% of Total 
Funding

6%

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Number of 
Projects

25 projects

Total 
Funding

15157020

% of Total 
Funding

5%

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks (AS)

Number of 
Projects

192 projects

Total 
Funding

12588143

% of Total 
Funding

4%

Health Resources and Services Administration

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

Number of 
Projects

45 projects

Total 
Funding

9137969

% of Total 
Funding

3%

Department of Defense - Army

Department of Defense - Army (DOD-ARMY)

Number of 
Projects

59 projects

Total 
Funding

5533865

% of Total 
Funding

2%

National Science Foundation

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Number of 
Projects

42 projects

Total 
Funding

2881721

% of Total 
Funding

1%

Administration for Community Living

Administration for Community Living (ACL)

Number of 
Projects

5 projects

Total 
Funding

1656454

% of Total 
Funding

1%

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (BBRF)

Number of 
Projects

60 projects

Total 
Funding

1005098

% 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

20 projects

Total 
Funding

769850

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Environmental Protection Agency

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Number of 
Projects

1 projects

Total 
Funding

639214

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Autism Science Foundation

Autism Science Foundation (ASF)

Number of 
Projects

41 projects

Total 
Funding

405000

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

The New England Center for Children

The New England Center for Children (NECC)

Number of 
Projects

69 projects

Total 
Funding

204683

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Autism Research Institute

Autism Research Institute (ARI)

Number of 
Projects

17 projects

Total 
Funding

186566

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Organization for Autism Research

Organization for Autism Research (OAR)

Number of 
Projects

23 projects

Total 
Funding

179984

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

Number of 
Projects

6 projects

Total 
Funding

142604

% of Total 
Funding

<1%

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)

Number of 
Projects

1 projects

Total 
Funding

0

% of Total 
Funding

0%
Total:

Total

Number of Projects

1441

Total Funding

309873907

% 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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