Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Community Living and Participation for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

The Administration for Community Living has announced a new Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) funding 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 (National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research). These activities are designed to benefit rehabilitation service providers, individuals with disabilities, family members, policymakers and other research stakeholders.

The purpose of this RRTC funding opportunity is to conduct research, training, and related activities to contribute to optimal community living and participation outcomes of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Date Posted: 
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Date Closing: 
Monday, June 4, 2018
Sponsor/Funding Agency: 
Administration for Community Living
Award Amount: 
$875,000
Keywords: 
Disability, Rehabilitation, Community Living
Contact Email or Phone: 
If you have difficulty accessing the full announcement electronically, please contact: Patricia Barrett Patricia.Barrett@acl.hhs.gov