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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 Population and Subgroup Differences in the Prevalence and Predictors of Campus Sexual Assault to Inform Preventive Interventions Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women, Fiscal Year 2020 Regents of the University of Michigan MI 2020-VA-CX-0004 $254,196 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Preventing the next sext: A behavioral economic approach to understanding nude photo sharing decisions in a high school community Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill NC 2020-R2-CX-0037 $100,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Research and Evaluation on School Safety: An Evaluation of State School Safety Centers Research and Evaluation on School Safety, Fiscal Year 2020 WestEd CA 2020-CK-BX-0002 $999,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Risk and Protective Trajectories, Community Context, and Juvenile Recidivism Research on Juvenile Reoffending, Fiscal Year 2020 Research Foundation of CUNY NY 2020-JX-FX-0004 $116,447 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Root Causes of Bias-based Harassment in Schools: Risk and Protective Factors across Multiple Levels of the Social Ecology Research and Evaluation on School Safety, Fiscal Year 2020 Trustees of Boston University MA 2020-CK-BX-0005 $1,290,546 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 SCA Follow-up Study: A Longitudinal Study of 2009 Second Chance Act Adult Demonstration Program Participants NIJ Non-solicited Applications, FY 2020 National Opinion Research Center IL 2020-MU-MU-0014 $1,699,867 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Selectively analyzing and interpreting DNA from multiple donors with a full Single-Cell strategy Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Camden NJ 2020-R2-CX-0032 $142,986 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Skeletal Blast Trauma: determining the effect of known and experimental blast events on trauma patterns, fracture behavior, and blast scene recovery approaches Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 Texas State University TX 2020-R2-CX-0041 $150,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Social Construction of Hate Crime in the U.S.: A Factorial Survey Experiment Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 University of Kentucky Research Foundation KY 2020-R2-CX-0044 $50,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Statistical evaluation of forensic sequencing profiles Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 University of Washington WA 2020-R2-CX-0040 $107,205 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Technology-Facilitated Abuse in Intimate Partner Violence (IPV): An Exploration of Costs and Consequences Research and Evaluation of Technology-Facilitated Abuse for Criminal Justice Purposes, Fiscal Year 2020 JUSTICE RESEARCH & STATISTICS ASSOCIATION, INC. DC 2020-R2-CX-0003 $640,693 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 The Only Thing Constant is Change: A Longitudinal Analysis of Race, Gender, and District-Level Effects in Federal Sentencing, 1998 - 2016 Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 University of Cincinnati OH 2020-R2-CX-0016 $74,722 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Trends and New Directions in the Law Enforcement Response to the Sex Trafficking of Minors: A Nationally Representative Study Research on Law Enforcement Responses to Sex Trafficking of Minors, Fiscal Year 2020 University of New Hampshire NH 2020-MU-CX-0041 $991,015 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Understanding the Physical and Psychological Health and Wellness Needs of Minor Sex Trafficking Victims Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons, Fiscal Year 2020 Northeastern University MA 2020-VT-BX-0111 $985,786 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Understanding the potential for Multidisciplinary Threat Assessment Teams to prevent terrorism: Conducting a formative evaluation of the MassBay Threat Assessment Team Research and Evaluation of Domestic Terrorism Prevention, Fiscal Year 2020 Children''s Hospital Corporation MA 2020-ZA-CX-0002 $488,390 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Understanding What Works in the Successful Identification, Investigation, and Prosecution of Labor Trafficking Cases in the United States Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons, Fiscal Year 2020 Research Triangle Institute NC 2020-75-CX-0010 $583,465 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Utilizing eDNA from Four Biological Taxa Associated with Geologic Evidence for Sample-to-Sample Comparisons and Study Site Separation Graduate Research Fellowship, Fiscal Year 2020 North Carolina State University NC 2020-R2-CX-0035 $150,000 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Victims of Technology-Facilitated Abuse: Prevalence, Awareness, Dynamics, Help-seeking and Reporting Research and Evaluation of Technology-Facilitated Abuse for Criminal Justice Purposes, Fiscal Year 2020 University of New Hampshire NH 2020-R2-CX-0015 $565,964 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Violence against Teachers in the 50 Largest U.S. School Districts: Predictors, Consequences, and School Responses Research and Evaluation on School Safety, Fiscal Year 2020 The University of Texas at San Antonio TX 2020-CK-BX-0004 $579,041 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Wastewater Epidemiology To Examine Stimulant Trends (weTEST) Research and Evaluation on Drugs and Crime, Fiscal Year 2020 University of Kentucky Research Foundation KY 2020-R2-CX-0013 $862,567 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2019 A Descriptive Analysis of Missing and Murdered Native Women and Children in Nebraska, Barriers to Reporting and Investigation, and Recommendations for Improving Access to Justice Tribal-Researcher Capacity Building Grants Solicitation, FY 2019 Board of Regents of the Univ. of NE dba Univ. NE at Omaha NE 2019-75-CX-0014 $169,264 Open
2019 A DNA Barcoding Strategy for Blow and Flesh Flies Encountered During Medicolegal Casework Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Harris County TX 2019-DU-BX-0022 $20,685 Open
2019 A Formative Evaluation and Evaluability Assessment of a Juvenile Corrections Executive Leadership Training Evaluation of Juvenile Corrections Executive Leadership Training, FY 2019 Development Services Group, Inc. MD 2020-MU-MU-K003 $750,000 Open
2019 A Law Enforcement Pathway to Treatment: A Multi-Site Evaluation of Self-Referral Deflection Programs Research and Evaluation on the Administration of Justice, FY 2019 RAND Corporation CA 2019-75-CX-0011 $990,808 Open
2019 A Multifactorial Approach to Estimating Geographic Origin of Hispanics Using Cranial and Dental Data Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, FY 2019 Texas State University TX 2019-R2-CX-0050 $150,000 Open