Distinguished Research Award
Awarded by Arc of the United States
To reward an individual or individuals whose research has had a significant impact on the prevention or improvement of mental retardation.
The recipient of the award will receive a plaque, US$1,000 and a trip to speak at the Research and Prevention Luncheon of The Arc's National Convention
Applicants must send the original and five copies of a nomination to The Arc.
The Arc of the United States advocates for the rights and full participation of all children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Together with our network of members and affiliation chapters, we improve systems of supports and services, connect families, inspire communities and influence public policy.