Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Employment Among People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Funding Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services

NOTE: This is a Forecasted Opportunity.

The purpose of the RRTCs, which are funded through the Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program, is to achieve the goals of, and improve the effectiveness of, services authorized under the Rehabilitation Act through well-designed research, training, technical assistance, and dissemination activities in important topical areas as specified by NIDILRR. These activities are designed to benefit people with disabilities, family members, rehabilitation service providers, policymakers and other research stakeholders.  The purpose of this particular RRTC is to conduct research, training, technical assistance, and related activities to contribute to improved employment outcomes among people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. NIDILRR plans to make one grant under this opportunity. The grant will have a 60-month project period, with five 12-month budget periods.


Estimated Post Date: Jan 16, 2024
Estimated Application Due Date: Mar 18, 2024  

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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. Individuals, foreign entities, and sole proprietorship organizations are not eligible to compete for, or receive, awards made under this announcement.



Funding Type





Social Sciences

External Deadline

March 18, 2024