About NIDILRR Funding and Other Grant Resources

NARIC maintains information regarding the current and previously funded projects of the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research. We do not have information on grants, grant announcements, or application packages. We also do not have access to previously submitted grant proposals or upcoming awards.

If you are a prospective grantee, fellow, or contractor, information on NIDILRR's grants and funding is available at http://1.usa.gov/1UeszIS. This site produces a list of grant opportunities that have been posted to grants.gov. The list can be sorted by any column. To view more details about a funding opportunity on the list, left click or hit the Enter key on an underlined title. Then once a specific announcement details’ page is displayed, left click or hit the Enter key on the underlined phrase at the top of the page entitled, “Go to the announcement on grants.gov”.

You may also find this guide from NIDILRR helpful: So You Want to Apply for a NIDILRR Grant? The Basics of What You Need to Know.

You can sign up for email alerts of new funding opportunities at http://www.grants.gov/search/subscribeAdvanced.do, just enter 93.433 in the CDFA box.


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Other federal grant programs are listed at www.grants.gov. Please note: Grants are generally made to institutions and organizations. Individuals looking for grants, loans, and benefit programs should visit www.benefits.gov and www.govloans.gov. Researchers and individuals may also want to access one or more of the following:

  • ScanGrants - a database of nongovernmental grant opportunities in health care.
  • The Foundation Center - a library of foundation and grant resources for institutions and individuals. Several facilities are available across the country. Their website includes several searchable databases available by subscription.
  • The United Way - county-level centers for services available to local residents.
  • NCDDR - maintains an extensive collection of foundations and grants programs.
  • How to Develop and Write a Grant Proposal - a report from the Congressional Research Service, includes writing proposals for both government and private foundation grants.
  • College-bound students with disabilities: Visit our FAQ on finding assistance to pay for your education.
  • Visit the USASpending.gov wiki to see what has been funded by NIDILRR, other ACL organizations, and the wider Federal government.