Competitive grants for graduate students studying factors related to chronic disorganization
By: Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD®)
The Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD®) is calling for proposals for competitive grant funding for Masters and PhD level students who are researching topics related to chronic disorganization, such as hoarding disorder, ADHD, OCD, depression, anxiety, traumatic brain injury, and more.
· persists over long periods of time,
· frequently undermines quality of life, and
· recurs despite repeated self-help attempts
Research is needed to better understand the causes, prevalence, and impact of chronic disorganization. The deadline to apply for funding is March 6, 2020 for funding in April/May. Two grants of $1,000 each will be awarded. Recipients of these grants will produce a white paper about their research and present their results at the ICD Virtual Assembly on October 17, 2020.
The request for proposals can be downloaded from
ICD® is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to provide education, research and strategies to benefit people affected by chronic disorganization. ICD®'s international subscribership includes organizers, psychologists, social workers, educators, coaches, and other professionals who work with people struggling with prolonged and severe disorganization. ICD® was founded in 2001 as the National Study Group on Chronic Disorganization and officially became the Institute for Challenging Disorganization in 2011.
Amanda Scudder, Research Director