Autism Grant Program

An eligible applicant is a public, private, or independent Texas institution of higher education, as defined in section 61.003 of the Texas Education Code, and as of September 1, 2015, operates an autism research center or a partnership among Texas public, private, or independent institutions of higher education.

  • Parent-Directed Treatment: Provision of training services to enable parents (or other home-based caregivers) to provide evidence-based treatments to their children with autism spectrum disorder.
  • Board-Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) Training for Teachers/Paraprofessionals: Teachers/Paraprofessionals receive behavioral skills training in methodologies and strategies of applied behavior analysis under the guidance of a BCBA training professional.
  • Innovative Autism Treatment Models: Research, development, and evaluation of treatment models.

Autism Grant Program Grant Cycles

Grant Cycle 2024 - 2026

The Grant Application Deadline has been extended to February 19, 2024, 11:59 p.m. CST.


Autism Grant Program

Inquiries regarding the Autism Grant Program should be directed to AGP .

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