Tag: Grants for Autism Research

What Do Autism Speaks Grants Fund?

What Do Autism Speaks Grants Fund?

| September 18, 2013 | 1 Comment

In 2005, Autism Speaks was founded by former NBC CEO Bob Wright and his wife Suzanne after their grandson was diagnosed with the illness. Shortly after formation it received a major start-up grant of $25 million from the co-founding CEO of Home Depot Bernie Marcus. It quickly merged the efforts of the Autism Coalition for […]

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Autism Research Grants Fund the Search for a Cure to ASD

Autism Research Grants Fund the Search for a Cure to ASD

| August 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Autism effects over 2 million people in the United States alone. Worldwide, this figure is in the tens of millions. And while we do not fully understand the causes of it or how to effectively treat the condition, the valuable work of medical researchers has provided a much better understanding of the illness in recent […]

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