NFAR Community Projects 2018

  • 24 July 2017

Thank you for your interest in NFAR's Community Projects Program!  Our application period is now closed. Projects to be supported will be announced by December 1, 2017.

Each year, funds raised by the Race for Autism help to support autism programs and new initiatives in our community. Together, we have supported over 85 major initiatives, increasing the learning, social, training and employment opportunities for those with autism in San Diego.


Proposals are sought to create or expand programs that increase current level of treatment and services to those with autism in the San Diego region. Funding will be distributed based on the following criteria; Impact; Reach; Immediacy; and Relevance.

“NEW” To help applicants with the NFAR Community Projects Application process, we have put together a short POWERPOINT entitled "GRANTS RANTS".


    - Applications are due by September 30, 2017

    - Awards will be announced on December 1, 2017

    - Awards range between $2,000 and $10,000.

    - Proposed project should be a 3 - 12 month effort and start in 2018


    - Funds are to be used in the greater San Diego region.

    - Open to institutions doing research or running programs directly. 

    - Funds are to be used for programs and/or research applicable to autism and ASD

    - Funds are not to be used for general operating/OH costs

    - CVs should be condensed to no more than 3 pages long.

    - To apply for a 2018 NFAR COMMUNITY PROJECT Grant, please fill out the online APPLICATION FORM.


For questions about this application, please contact Grants Administrator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..