In 2002, NAAR budgeted an unprecedented $1 million to fund pre- and post-doctoral mentor-based fellowships to attract the best and brightest young minds to focus their talents on autism research.
Autism Research Centre (Cambridge, England)
Mentor: Simon Baron-Cohen, Ph.D.
University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)
Mentor: Deborah A. Fein, Ph.D.
New England Medical Center (Boston, MA)
Mentor: Susan Folstein, M.D.
Research Partner: The Mellanby Autism Foundation