The National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) at ACL has opened a new funding opportunity under the Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program for the Spinal Cord Injury Model Systems (SCIMS) Multi-Site Collaborative Research Project.
Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects Program
The purpose of the DRRP program is to plan and conduct research, demonstration projects, training, and related activities (including international activities) to develop methods, procedures, and rehabilitation technology that maximize the full inclusion and integration into society, employment, independent living, family support, and economic and social self-sufficiency of individuals with disabilities.
Spinal Cord Injury Model Systems (SCIMS) Multi-Site Collaborative Research Project: The Spinal Cord Injury Model System (SCIMS) Centers provide comprehensive, multidisciplinary services to people with spinal cord injury as a prerequisite for conducting research that contributes to the development of and access to evidence-based rehabilitation with the ultimate goal of improving the health and function, community living and participation, and employment outcomes of people with spinal cord injury. The purpose of this SCIMS multi-site collaborative research project is to utilize the collaborative capacity of the SCIMS Centers to conduct high quality multi-site research toward improving outcomes of people with SCI.
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Please visit the link above for more details about the grant opportunity and application process. This grant opportunity closes on May 16, 2022.
To stay current on NIDILRR grant opportunities, please visit grants.gov and search: NIDILRR or 93.433.
NIDILRR, part of ACL, generates new knowledge and promotes its effective use so that people with disabilities can perform activities of their choice in the community. NIDILRR also works to expand society’s capacity to provide full opportunities and accommodations for people with disabilities.