*New! Applications for Chapter, Regional and Neighborhood Grant programs will be announced in early June. Stay tuned!
In 2013, through the Neighborhood Grants program, Autism Speaks distributed grants of up to $5,000 to 66 organizations around the country for a total of over $340,000. Click here to learn about the recipients!
Autism Speaks was thrilled in 2013 to announce a new grant program that will benefit Sprouts local communities.
Click here to read answers to Frequently Asked Questions about the Neighborhood Grants.
Neighborhood Grants informational webinars were held on Monday, August 12th and Wednesday, September 4th.
Click here to view the slides from the presentation.
The Autism Speaks Neighborhood Grant Program will be made available to organizations who serve the autism community in the following 8 states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Oklahoma, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, and Utah.
The focus of Autism Speaks Neighborhood Grant Program is three-fold:
- to promote local services that enhance the lives of those affected by autism
- to expand the capacity to effectively serve this growing community
- to increase the field of service providers in the four chapters
Autism Speaks Neighborhood Grant Program will select organizations and offers up to $5,000 in funding for organizations that serve individuals with autism.
Autism Speaks recruits members for the Autism Speaks Neighborhood Grant Program Review Committee. The committee will be composed of families affected by autism, individuals with autism, and autism professionals.
For more information about the Autism Speaks Neighborhood Grant Program, contact Serena Selkin, Assistant Director, Family Services Grants at firstname.lastname@example.org.