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NIJ Student Research Assistants Program

Award Information

Award #
Funding Category
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)
Original Solicitation

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2010, $187,598)

This is a non-competitive grant to American University to support the Research Assistants Program and provide graduate students with opportunities in the way of Research Assistantships at NIJ. Selected students will be awarded Research Assistantships by American University and work with staff at NIJ on specific research projects while they matriculate in their doctoral studies. nca/ncf

The overarching goals of the supplement is to support two Research Assistants who will work with NIJ staff on the Violence Against Indian Women (VAIW) program of research (including data collection and analysis), and the development of innovative strategies for dissemination of research results to tribal communities and federal, state and local stakeholders. The Research Assistants also will be responsible for assisting with developing articles and presentations on specific topics covered under the VAIW program. nca/ncf

Date Created: September 1, 2010