ACL Anticipated: Field-Initiated Projects


Admin for Community Living

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Administration for Community Living Forecasted: Field Initiated Projects Program
National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, Rehabilitation Research NIDILRR
Estimated post date:  Oct. 7, 2021

ACL Forecasted: Field Initiated Projects Program: Minority-Serving Institution (MSI) - Development

The purpose of the Field Initiated (FI) Projects program is to generate new knowledge through research or 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, especially individuals with the most severe disabilities.  Another purpose of the FI Projects program is to improve the effectiveness of services authorized under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.