The Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America (CASANA) is dedicated to fostering and supporting research that will advance the understanding, treatment, and quality of life of those impacted by childhood apraxia of speech. This source of private research funding has helped fuel new research on CAS for the last 7 years.
In this 2015 Request for Applications, CASANA continues to emphasize an interest in clinical research projects aimed at the diagnosis and treatment of children with CAS. Additionally, CASANA is interested in early identification as well as approaches that include biophysical evidence alongside behavioral evidence. Finally, CASANA is interested in quality of life research on CAS. In all instances and in all potential study areas, CASANA’s primary interest is in high quality scientific research that, upon completion, will be suitable and acceptable to peer-reviewed publications.
Potential applicants may download the Request for Applications here.
Intent to Submit – received by August 15, 2015
Applications – Received no later than 5 PM EDT (USA), October 1, 2015.