Four Advanced Rehabilitation Research Training Program Funding Opportunities

November 22, 2019

Four new funding opportunities from the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) at ACL have been announced for the Advanced Rehabilitation Research Training (ARRT) Program.

This program is funded through the Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program to provide advanced research training and experience to individuals with doctorates (or similar advanced degrees) who have clinical or other relevant experience. ARRT projects train rehabilitation researchers, including researchers with disabilities, with particular attention to research areas that support the implementation and objectives of the Rehabilitation Act, and that improve the effectiveness of services authorized under the Rehabilitation Act. 


ARRT Employment

ARRT projects under this opportunity announcement must provide advanced research training to eligible individuals to enhance their capacity to conduct high-quality multidisciplinary disability and rehabilitation research to improve outcomes for individuals with disabilities in NIDILRR’s major domain of employment.

View more details and application instructions.

Please visit the link above for more details about the grant opportunity and application process. This grant opportunity closes on January 21, 2020.


ARRT Community Living and Participation

ARRT projects under this opportunity announcement must provide advanced research training to eligible individuals to enhance their capacity to conduct high-quality multidisciplinary disability and rehabilitation research to improve outcomes for individuals with disabilities in NIDILRR’s major domain of community living and participation.

View more details and application instructions.

Please visit the link above for more details about the grant opportunity and application process. This grant opportunity closes on January 21, 2020.


ARRT Health and Function

ARRT projects under this opportunity announcement must provide advanced research training to eligible individuals to enhance their capacity to conduct high-quality multidisciplinary disability and rehabilitation research to improve outcomes for individuals with disabilities in NIDILRR’s major domain of health and function.

View more details and application instructions.

Please visit the link above for more details about the grant opportunity and application process. This grant opportunity closes on January 21, 2020.


ARRT Policy Research Fellowships

ARRT projects under this opportunity announcement must provide advanced research training to eligible individuals to enhance their capacity to conduct high-quality multidisciplinary disability and rehabilitation research to improve outcomes for individuals with disabilities in NIDILRR’s three major domains of health and function, employment, and community living and participation. This particular funding opportunity announcement invites applications for ARRT policy fellowship grants.

View more details and application instructions.

Please visit the link above for more details about the grant opportunity and application process. This grant opportunity closes on January 21, 2020.


To stay current on NIDILRR grant opportunities, please visit www.grants.gov and search: NIDILRR or 93.433.

Within ACL, NIDILRR works to generate new knowledge and promote its effective use to improve the abilities of individuals with disabilities to perform activities of their choice in the community; and to expand society's capacity to provide full opportunities and accommodations for people with disabilities. NIDILRR conducts its work through grants that support research and development.



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