"OAR directs all its energies toward evidence-based
research for the children, adults, and families living
with autism today. No other autism organization has this
singular focus." - OAR Scientific Council Chairman, Peter Gerhardt, Ed.D.
The purpose of OAR is to fund
applied autism research and provide evidence-based information to the autism community. Your charitable donation helps OAR
in multiple ways:
$1 supports sending a Life Journey through Autism resource
guide to a parent or teacher.
$25 provides 25 copies of a Life Journey through Autism resource guide sent to a community support group or military installation.
$100 provides the Kit for Kids peer education resource to an entire elementary or middle school.
$1,000 provides a research grant for a graduate student
$2,000 supports the cost of sponsoring a speaker at a Conference-on-the-Road event.
$3,000 provides a scholarship for a student with autism to attend college.
$30,000 fully underwrites an applied research pilot study.