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Awards Listing

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

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Awardee Name: City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner

Number of Awards: 33
Total Amount Awarded: $21,060,404

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2019 2019 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program - Competitive Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- COMPETITIVE, FY 2019 City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2019-CD-BX-0073 $101,430 Open
2019 FY19 DNA Capacity Enhancement for Backlog Reduction Program - City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2019-DN-BX-0102 $1,180,000 Open
2019 Increase in Forensic Pathology Fellowships at the New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner. Strengthening the Medical Examiner - Coroner System Program, FY 2019 City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2019-DU-BX-0037 $200,000 Open
2018 Evaluation of Massively Parallel Sequencing Technology for Routine Forensic Casework NIJ FY18 Research and Evaluation for the Testing and Interpretation of Physical Evidence in Publicly Funded Forensic Laboratories City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2018-DU-BX-0166 $390,646 Open
2018 FY 2018 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program NIJ FY18 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula) City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2018-DN-BX-0066 $1,000,000 Open
2018 Increase in the Number of Forensic Pathology Positions at the New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner NIJ FY18 Strengthening the Medical Examiner-Coroner System Program City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2018-DU-BX-0162 $200,000 Open
2018 Solving Cases of Sudden Unexpected Natural Death in the Young through Comprehensive Postmortem Genetic Testing NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2018-DU-BX-0204 $450,243 Open
2017 Bioinformatic Analaysis of Big Proteomic Data: A New Forensic Tool to Identify Menstrual Blood & Body Fluid Mixtures NIJ FY17 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2017-NE-BX-0003 $667,774 Open
2017 FY17 DNA Backlog Reduction Program - City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NIJ FY17 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula) City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2017-DN-BX-0129 $983,299 Open
2017 Increase in the Number of Forensic Pathology and Forensic Neuro/Cardiac Pathology Fellowship Positions at the New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner NIJ FY17 Strengthening the Medical Examiner-Coroner System Program City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2017-DN-BX-0155 $200,000 Open
2016 Evaluating Massive Parallel Sequencing for Missing Persons Identification. Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2016-DN-BX-0172 $474,130 Closed
2016 FY16 DNA Backlog Reduction Program - City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2016-DN-BX-0138 $1,000,000 Closed
2015 DNA Capacity and Backlog NIJ FY 15 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2015-DN-BX-0118 $1,450,000 Closed
2015 Enhancing Molecular Autopsies through High Throughout Function Assays and Family Studies of Cardiac Arrhythmogenic Variants in Sudden Unexplained Infant Deaths NIJ FY 15 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2015-DN-BX-K017 $712,168 Open
2015 Using DNA Technology to Identify the Missing NIJ FY 15 Using DNA Technology to Identify the Missing City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2015-DN-BX-K040 $277,667 Closed
2015 Validation of Illumina's MiSeq FGx NGS Platform for Transition to Casework NIJ FY 14 Research and Development for Publicly Funded Forensic Science Laboratories to Assess the Testing and Processing of Physical Evidence City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2015-DN-BX-K005 $150,000 Closed
2014 Advancing Molecular Diagnostics in Sudden Unexplained Deaths NIJ FY 14 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2014-DN-BX-K001 $540,178 Closed
2014 FY14 DNA Backlog Reduction Program - City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NIJ FY 14 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2014-DN-BX-0076 $1,500,000 Closed
2014 Identifying Individuals through Proteomic Analysis: A New Forensic Tool to Rapidly and Efficiently Identify Large Numbers of Fragmentary Human Remains NIJ FY 14 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2014-DN-BX-K014 $588,326 Closed
2013 FY13 DNA Backlog Reduction Program - City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NIJ FY 13 DNA Backlog Reduction Program City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2013-DN-BX-0029 $1,300,000 Closed
2013 Improving the capacity, quality and timeliness of the laboratory's DNA services NIJ FY 13 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2013-CD-BX-0066 $174,816 Closed
2012 FY 2012 DNA Backlog Reduction Program - City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NIJ FY 12 DNA Backlog Reduction Program City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2012-DN-BX-0095 $1,400,000 Closed
2012 Pre-Extraction Separation of Mixed Source DNA Samples through Micromanipulation and Direct PCR Short Tandem Repeat Typing of Cells NIJ FY 12 Applied Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2012-DN-BX-K043 $179,742 Closed
2012 Use of Novel Chemistry & Microwave Instrumentation to ImproveBody Fluid Assay Sensitivity & Speed while Reducing Costs NIJ FY 12 Applied Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2012-DN-BX-K044 $403,671 Closed
2011 FY 2011 DNA Backlog Reduction Program - City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NIJ FY 11 DNA Backlog Reduction Program City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2011-DN-BX-K469 $1,500,000 Closed