Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers (RERCs) Program: RERC on Technologies to Enhance Independence and Community Living Among People with Cognitive Disabilities
ID: 349389Type: Posted
Overview

Buyer

Administration for Community Living (HHS-ACL)

Award Range

$920K - $925K

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Science and Technology and other Research and Development

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes
Timeline
  1. 1
    Forecast Posted Not available
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    Forecast Due Not available
  3. 3
    Posted Feb 23, 2024 12:00 AM
  4. 4
    Due Apr 24, 2024 12:00 AM
Description

The Administration for Community Living is offering a grant opportunity titled "Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers (RERCs) Program: RERC on Technologies to Enhance Independence and Community Living Among People with Cognitive Disabilities". This grant aims to improve the effectiveness of services authorized under the Rehabilitation Act by conducting advanced engineering research and development of innovative technologies. The technologies developed will be designed to solve rehabilitation problems and remove environmental barriers. The grant will also support the demonstration, evaluation, and distribution of these technologies, as well as facilitate changes in the service delivery system and provide training opportunities. The specific focus of this grant is to conduct research, development, and related activities towards technologies that support the community living and participation of adults with cognitive disabilities. The grant will have a 60-month project period, with five 12-month budget periods. The estimated total program funding is $925,000, and one award is expected to be made. The application deadline is April 24, 2024, and electronically submitted applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. ET on the due date. For more information and to apply, visit the following link: https://www.acl.gov/grants/applying-grants.

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