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Awards: Listing of Funded Projects

Every year, NIJ awards grants and cooperative agreements for research, development, evaluation, testing and training and technical assistance projects across the spectrum of criminal justice.
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Fiscal year 2021 Awards

NIJ grantees will be notified through the JustGrants system when they have received an award. All grants not awarded by September 30th will be made as soon as possible on a rolling basis and no later than December 31, 2021. Applicants not receiving a FY 2021 award, for which they competitively applied, will be notified as soon as possible, but no later than the calendar year-end. Please continue to visit the NIJ website for updates on NIJ grant awards. NIJ will update the list below as they are released.

Number of Awards: 7,066
Total Amount Awarded: $3,666,642,932

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2021 A Process and Impact Evaluation of Illinois' Policy to Eliminate Cash Bail and Reform Pretrial Practices NIJ Research and Evaluation on the Administration of Justice, Fiscal Year 2021 LOYOLA UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO IL 15PNIJ-21-GG-02807-RESS $632,781 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2021 Advancing Research on Rural Justice Systems NIJ Research and Evaluation on the Administration of Justice, Fiscal Year 2021 WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY WA 15PNIJ-21-GG-02805-RESS $768,881 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2021 “All reentry is local”: Evaluating a Strategy to Reenter State Prisoners through Local Correctional Systems Research and Evaluation on Promising Reentry Initiatives, Fiscal Year 2021 NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY MA 15PNIJ-21-GG-00138-NIJB $249,766 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2021 Breaking the School-to-Prison Pipeline: Implications of Removing Police from Schools for Racial and Ethnic Disparities in the Justice System Research on the Impact of Public Policy on Racial and Ethnic Disparities in the Justice System, Fiscal Year 2021 FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY FL 15PNIJ-21-GG-02818-RESS $49,837 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2021 Court Decision-Making in Domestic Violence Cases: An Analysis of the Case Processing Pipeline in South Carolina Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women, Fiscal Year 2021 UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA SC 15PNIJ-21-GG-02802-REVA $357,234 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2021 Developing a Culturally and Trauma-Informed Teen Dating Violence Algorithm: A Continuation of the VIP Study Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women, Fiscal Year 2021 UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS IL 15PNIJ-21-GG-02803-MUMU $600,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2021 Evaluating the Efficacy of the SAFeR Approach to Improving Legal Responses to IPV: A Randomized Controlled Trial Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women, Fiscal Year 2021 UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS IL 15PNIJ-21-GG-02800-REVA $1,221,556 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2021 Examining Equity in State Victim Compensation Programs: A Multilevel Analysis Research and Evaluation of Services for Victims of Crime, Fiscal Year 2021 COUNCIL OF STATE GOVERNMENTS, THE KY 15PNIJ-21-GG-00996-NONF $550,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2021 Examining the multifaceted impacts of drug decriminalization on public safety, law enforcement, and prosecutorial discretion NIJ Research and Evaluation on the Administration of Justice, Fiscal Year 2021 PORTLAND STATE UNIVERSITY OR 15PNIJ-21-GG-02804-RESS $495,596 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2021 Fatal and Non-Fatal Intimate Partner and Family Violence Against Older Women: An Exploration of Age and Police Response to Inform Research, Policy and Practice Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women, Fiscal Year 2021 AMERICAN UNIVERSITY, THE DC 15PNIJ-21-GG-02801-REVA $195,135 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2021 FIU - Forensic Technology Center of Excellence Forensic Technology Center of Excellence, Fiscal Year 2021 FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY FL 15PNIJ-21-GK-02191-RESS $300,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2021 Forensic Technology Center of Excellence, Fiscal Year 2021 Forensic Technology Center of Excellence, Fiscal Year 2021 RESEARCH TRIANGLE INSTITUTE NC 15PNIJ-21-GK-02192-MUMU $4,200,000 Open
2021 Identifying the Feasibility and Acceptability of Conducting Longitudinal Outcome Evaluation Research with Adult Survivors of Sex Trafficking and Their Perceptions of a Comprehensive Service Model Research and Evaluation of Services for Victims of Crime, Fiscal Year 2021 BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA NE 15PNIJ-21-GG-00994-NONF $600,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2021 Long-Term Evaluation of the 5-Key Reentry Model Multi-Site RCT Research and Evaluation on Promising Reentry Initiatives, Fiscal Year 2021 RESEARCH TRIANGLE INSTITUTE NC 15PNIJ-21-GG-00140-NIJB $1,199,956 Open
2021 Long-Term Follow-Up of the National Evaluation of Gang Resistance Education and Training Project Longitudinal Research on Delinquency and Crime, Fiscal Year 2021 MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY MI 15PNIJ-21-GG-00095-TITL $1,055,202 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2021 NIJ Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Winner: Team Aurors Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Team Aurors 2021-nij-rec-ch-0017 $6,000 Closed
2021 NIJ Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Winner: Team CategOracles Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Team CategOracles 2021-nij-rec-ch-0013 $6,000 Closed
2021 NIJ Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Winner: Team CresentStar Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Team CresentStar 2021-nij-rec-ch-0021 $13,000 Closed
2021 NIJ Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Winner: Team CrimeFree Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Team CrimeFree 2021-nij-rec-ch-0019 $75,000 Closed
2021 NIJ Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Winner: Team Data Robot Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Team Data Robot 2021-nij-rec-ch-0024 $2,000 Closed
2021 NIJ Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Winner: Team DEAP Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Team DEAP 2021-nij-rec-ch-0015 $18,000 Closed
2021 NIJ Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Winner: Team Duddon Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Team Duddon 2021-nij-rec-ch-0016 $1,000 Closed
2021 NIJ Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Winner: Team EarlyStopping Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Team EarlyStopping 2021-nij-rec-ch-0026 $20,500 Closed
2021 NIJ Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Winner: Team EconCGU Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Team EconCGU 2021-nij-rec-ch-0011 $19,500 Closed
2021 NIJ Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Winner: Team Hanson Recidivism Forecasting Challenge Team 2021-nij-rec-ch-0002 $15,000 Closed