Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) National Network Collaborative Research Project

Funding Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services

The Administrator of the Administration for Community Living invites applications for new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2017 for the Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) National Network Collaborative Research Project (CFDA 93.433), authorized under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended..

The purpose of NIDILRR’s DRRPs, which are funded through the Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program, is to improve the effectiveness of services authorized under the Rehabilitation Act by developing methods, procedures, and rehabilitation technologies that advance a wide range of independent living and employment outcomes for individuals with disabilities, especially individuals with the most significant disabilities. Under this priority, NIDILRR will fund one DRRP to serve as the ADA National Network Collaborative Research Project. 

Deadlines:

  • Letter of Intent: Apr. 13, 2017
  • Application: May 9, 2017

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

$2,500,000

Amount Description

Average Projected Award Amount: $500,000 Per Budget Period 

Length of Project Period: 60-month project with five 12-month budget periods 

Funding Type

Grant

Eligibility

Faculty

Category

Community Outreach and Engagement
Curriculum Development
Medical
Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Social Sciences

External Deadline

May 9, 2017