Administration for Community Living -- Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Health and Function (Development)

Funding Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services

Under this particular Disability and Rehabilitation Research Project (DRRP) priority, applicants must propose a development project that is aimed at improving the health and function outcomes of people with disabilities. In carrying out a development project under this program, a grantee must use knowledge and understanding gained from research to create models, methods, tools, applications, and devices beneficial to the target population, including design and development of prototypes and processes.

Please note that this is the Funding Opportunity for field-initiated DRRP development projects in the health and function domain. NIDILRR plans to make three field-initiated DRRP awards in the heath and function domain. The awards will include a combination of research applications and development applications, depending on the combined ranking of individual research and development applications by the peer review panel.

Deadline: April 8, 2024

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

States; public or private agencies, including for-profit agencies; public or private organizations, including for-profit organizations; IHEs; and Indian tribes and tribal organizations.



Amount Description

Award Ceiling:
Per Budget Period

Award Floor:
Per Budget Period

Funding Type





Community Outreach and Engagement
Medical - Clinical Science
Social Sciences

External Deadline

April 8, 2024