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National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR)

Disability Research Funding Opportunities

June 11, 2013 — The National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) has announced a final priorities and award applications for Advanced Rehabilitation Research Training Programs (ARRTs) and Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers (RERCs).  For the ARRT Program, which provides research training and experience to individuals with “clinical or relevant experience,” NIDRR has announced award applications for the following priorities:

Research Awards Available for Disability Stats & Psychiatric Disability

May 20, 2013 — The National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) has issued a notices of final priorities [FR Doc No: 2013-11978 and 2013-11988] and applications for new awards [FR Doc No: 2013-11977 and 2013-11987] for Rehabilitation Research Training Centers (RRTC) on Disability Statistics and Community Living and Participation for People with Psychiatric Disabilities.  The final priorities note that the RRTC on Disability Statistics should aim to provide and improve access to disability data and statistics “relevant to improving the lives of people with disabilitie

NIDRR’s Long Range Plan for 2013-2017

April 2013 — The Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, Department of Education released a Notice [FR Doc No: 2013-07879] of the publication of the final Long-Range Plan for Fiscal years 2013-2017 for the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR).

NIDRR Research Agenda: Health, Community Living & Employment

January 25, 2013—The Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services of the Department of Education released three proposed priorities [FR Doc No: 2013-01418] regarding the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) research agenda. The three priorities focus on community living and participation; health and function; and the employment of individuals with disabilities. The proposal requires that research conducted within one of these priorities must focus on at least one of the four stages of research.

NIDRR To Address Cloud Computing & Technology Transfer

January 15, 2013 — Two new National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) priorities were proposed in January. The first recommends a Disability and Rehabilitation Research Project (DRRP) on the development of inclusive Cloud and Web computing infrastructure that incorporates accessibility features and allows individuals with disabilities to easily operate, interact with, and understand the software [FR Doc No: 2013-00577].

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The Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center for Wireless Technologies is sponsored by the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services under grant number 90RE5007-01-00. The opinions contained in this website are those of the Wireless RERC and do not necessarily reflect those of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services or NIDILRR.