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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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Find Fiscal Year 2020 Awards

The data presented on this page is updated through September 23, 2020. On October 15, 2020 the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) transitioned to the Justice Grants System (JustGrants) for all grants management activities. 

As part of accomplishing its mission, NIJ awards grants and cooperative agreements for various research, development, and evaluation projects;  and fellowship programs.

You may browse the table below and use filter options to view awards by award status, State, fiscal year, awardee name, city or perform a keyword search.

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Number of Awards: 6,039
Total Amount Awarded: $2,859,851,260

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2020 Exploring Pathways to Desistance and Adjustment in Adulthood Among Juvenile Justice-Involved Females Longitudinal Research on Delinquency and Crime, Fiscal Year 2020 University of Oregon OR 2020-JX-FX-0003 $817,514 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Finding the Missing and Unidentified: The Application of Predictive Modeling, Ground-Penetrating Radar, and Small Unmanned Aircraft-Mounted Infrared Imagery for the Detection of Unmarked Graves Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 Texas State University TX 2020-R2-CX-0043 $150,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Genetic disease to improve human identification from the skin microbiome Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 University of North Texas Health Science Center TX 2020-R2-CX-0046 $81,058 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Gun Wars and Community Terrorization: Investigating Longitudinal Gang Violence in New Jersey from a Networked Perspective Investigator-Initiated Research and Evaluation of Firearms Violence, Fiscal Year 2020 Texas A&M International University TX 2020-75-CX-0009 $435,020 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Identification and Mitigation of Robust Organizational Stressors and Mediators on Correctional Officer Health and Wellness Research and Evaluation in Safety, Health, and Wellness in Criminal Justice System, Fiscal Year 2020 NDRI-USA, Inc. NY 2020-R2-CX-0008 $644,720 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Identification of Effective Strategies to Disrupt Recruitment of Victims in Human Trafficking: Qualitative Data, Systems Modeling, Survivors and Law Enforcement Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons, Fiscal Year 2020 Regents of the University of Minnesota MN 2020-MU-MU-0040 $758,811 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Improving Outcomes for Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking Victims: A Phased Evaluation of the LOVE146 Victim Services Program Research and Evaluation of Victims of Crime, Fiscal Year 2020 University of New Hampshire NH 2020-V3-GX-0076 $455,598 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Investigating Key Risk Factors across Violent and Non-Violent Extremists in the United States Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 Research Foundation of CUNY on behalf of John Jay College NY 2020-R2-CX-0017 $74,406 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Investigating Root Causes of School Violence: A Case Control Study of School Violent Offenders, Non-School Youth Violence Offenders, and Non-Offending Youths Research and Evaluation on School Safety, Fiscal Year 2020 Research Foundation of CUNY o/b/o John Jay College NY 2020-CK-BX-0003 $797,256 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Investigating the Effectiveness of the School Security Climate on Student Connectedness and School Performance NIJ Non-solicited Applications, FY 2020 Montclair State University NJ 2017-CK-BX-4008 $567,191 Open
2020 Isotope Analysis of Modern Remains in Forensics: Optimizing Sample Preparation Methods for Accurate and Reliable Carbonate and Collagen Isotope Analysis Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 AZ Board of Regents on behalf of Arizona State University AZ 2020-R2-CX-0034 $150,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 LC-QqQ-MS screening assay for abused drug exposure based on covalent peptide/protein modification Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 The Florida International Univeristy Board of Trustees FL 2020-R2-CX-0023 $100,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Life course and intergenerational effects of criminal justice involvement: Identifying risks, the search for resilience, and the impact of rise in opioid misuse and the Covid-19 pandemic Longitudinal Research on Delinquency and Crime, Fiscal Year 2020 The University of Texas at San Antonio TX 2020-MU-MU-0017 $1,881,736 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Methods to Cost Crime Victimization: Statistical Modelling with Integrated and Survey Data to Comprehensively Measure Harm Research and Evaluation of Victims of Crime, Fiscal Year 2020 National Opinion Research Center IL 2020-V3-GX-0078 $1,225,595 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Molecularly Imprinted Polymer-Modified Microelectrode Arrays for Rapid In-Field Analysis of Trace Illicit Substances in Oral Fluid Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill NC 2020-R2-CX-0036 $150,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Multi-Modal Analysis of Body Worn Camera Recordings: Evaluating Novel Methods for Measuring Police Implementation of Procedural Justice Research and Evaluation on Policing, Fiscal Year 2020 Police Foundation VA 2020-R2-CX-0010 $836,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 National Youth Gang Survey National Youth Gang Survey, Fiscal Year 2020 RAND Corporation CA 2020-JX-FX-K007 $996,640 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Neurofeedback-Enhanced Trauma Treatment for Adolescents in Residential Treatment Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 University of Houston TX 2020-R2-CX-0045 $98,575 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 NeuroResource Facilitation for Improved Re-Entry Outcomes for Offenders with Brain Injury: A Multi-Site Randomized Controlled Trial Research and Evaluation on Promising Reentry Initiatives, Fiscal Year 2020 Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai NY 2020-75-CX-0007 $2,512,329 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Optimizing Supervision and Service Strategies to Reduce Reoffending: Accounting for Risks, Strengths, and Developmental Differences Research on Juvenile Reoffending, Fiscal Year 2020 University of Massachusetts Medical School MA 2020-JX-FX-0005 $600,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Pathways to Safety: An Examination of Federal and State-Level Barriers and Facilitators to Elder Abuse Reporting and Response Research on the Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation of Elderly Individuals, Fiscal Year 2020 Education Development Center, Inc. MA 2020-75-CX-0003 $433,368 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Phase 2: TeleMental Health Services for Reaching Rural Victims of Crime Research and Evaluation of Victims of Crime, Fiscal Year 2020 Research Triangle Institute NC 2020-V3-GX-0073 $695,719 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Piloting a Comprehensive Caregiver Intervention: A Pathway to Preventing Elder Mistreatment NIJ Non-solicited Applications, FY 2020 University of Southern California CA 2020-75-CX-0001 $479,392 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Police Investigations of Gun Offenses: Understanding and Enhancing Performance Research and Evaluation on Policing, Fiscal Year 2020 The John Finn Institute for Public Safety NY 2020-R2-CX-0011 $619,648 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Police Organizational Stress: Impacts on Long-term Health and Wellness and Opportunities for Mitigation Research and Evaluation in Safety, Health, and Wellness in Criminal Justice System, Fiscal Year 2020 University of Pennsylvania PA 2020-R2-CX-0004 $785,851 Awarded, but not yet accepted