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National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS)

Acting Director: Ruth Brannon

Address: 
550 12th Street, SW, Room 6056
Washington
DC
20024-6122
Voice: 
(202) 245-7640
Fax: 
(202) 245-7630
Last Updated Date: 
June 30, 2011
Description: 

The National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) is part of the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS), U.S. Department of Education. NIDRR supports a comprehensive program of national and international research into all aspects of the rehabilitation of people with disabilities and their successful integration into education, work, and community life. Grants are awarded to institutions of higher education and qualified organizations; the fellowship program provides grants to individuals with advanced rehabilitation credentials. NIDRR administers the Interagency Committee on Disability Research. An online directory of projects and publications is available.