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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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Awardee Name: Harris County

Number of Awards: 25
Total Amount Awarded: $9,573,070

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2016 Assessing Cognitive Bias, Method Validation, and Equipment Performance for theForensic Anthropology Laboratory Research and Evaluation for the Testing and Interpretation of Physical Evidence in Publicly Funded Forensic Laboratories Harris County, Texas TX 2016-DN-BX-K003 $114,106 Closed
2015 FY 2015 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program/Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences NIJ FY 15 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Harris County TX 2015-DN-BX-0008 $639,942 Closed
2014 Operation Cold Case NIJ FY 14 Solving Cold Cases with DNA Harris County TX 2014-DN-BX-K072 $215,035 Closed
2013 Characterization of Performance-Enhancing Peptides via Inlet Ionization on DART-TOF/MS NIJ FY 13 Applied Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Harris County, TX TX 2013-DN-BX-K020 $80,765 Closed
2013 Forensic Anthropology Fellowship Training Program NIJ FY 13 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program Harris County TX 2013-CD-BX-0071 $74,147 Closed
2013 FY 2013 DNA Backlog Reduction Program--Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences NIJ FY 13 DNA Backlog Reduction Program Harris County TX 2013-DN-BX-0101 $471,702 Closed
2013 Project to Identify Cold Case Decedents NIJ FY 13 Using DNA Technology to Identify the Missing Harris County, Texas TX 2013-DN-BX-K013 $159,658 Closed
2012 FY2012 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program - Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences NIJ FY 12 DNA Backlog Reduction Program Harris County TX 2012-DN-BX-0070 $645,592 Closed
2011 FY2011 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program - Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences NIJ FY 11 DNA Backlog Reduction Program Harris County TX 2011-DN-BX-K422 $690,850 Closed
2011 Use of pressure cycling technology to enhance DNA yield and profile success in touch samples. NIJ FY 11 Applied Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Harris County, Texas TX 2011-DN-BX-K554 $76,778 Closed
2010 2010 DNA Backlog Reduction, Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences NIJ FY 10 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program Harris County TX 2010-DN-BX-K097 $796,580 Closed
2010 Collection of DNA Samples from Buried Unidentified Decedents. NIJ FY 10 Using DNA Technology to Identify the Missing Harris County TX 2010-DN-BX-K207 $166,365 Closed
2010 Gunshot Residue in a Non-Firearm-Related Detainee Population NIJ FY 10 Fundamental Research to Improve Understanding of the Accuracy, Reliability, and Measurement Validity of Forensic Science Disciplines Harris County TX 2010-DN-BX-K222 $88,837 Closed
2010 Novel Computer-Assisted Identification Method Using Radiograph Comparison NIJ FY 10 Research and Development on Forensic Crime Scene and Medicolegal Death Investigations Harris County TX 2010-DN-BX-K194 $366,561 Closed
2009 FY 2009 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program -- Harris County Medical Examiner's Office. NIJ FY 09 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program Formula Grant Program Harris County TX 2009-DN-BX-K078 $729,354 Closed
2009 Harris County Fellowship Program NIJ FY 09 Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant Program Harris County TX 2009-CD-BX-0089 $99,686 Closed
2008 FY2008 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program - Harris Co. NIJ FY 08 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program Formula Grant Announcement Harris County TX 2008-DN-BX-K040 $803,108 Closed
2007 2007 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program NIJ FY 07 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program Formula Grant Announcement Harris County TX 2007-DN-BX-K108 $800,000 Closed
2006 FY 2006 Forensic DNA Capacity Enhancement Program - Harris County NIJ FY06 DNA Capacity Enhancement Program Solicitation Harris County TX 2006-DN-BX-K194 $437,306 Closed
2006 FY2006 Forensic Casework DNA Backlog Reduction Program - Harris County NIJ FY06 Forensic Casework DNA Backlog Reduction Program Grant Announcement Harris County TX 2006-DN-BX-K111 $508,498 Closed
2005 DNA Capacity Enhancement Program FY2005 - Harris County Medical Examiners Office DNA Capacity Enhancement Program Harris County TX 2005-DA-BX-K051 $219,322 Closed
2005 Forensic Casework Backlog Reduction Program FY2005 - Harris County Medical Examiners Office Forensic Casework Backlog Reduction Program Harris County TX 2005-DN-BX-K122 $399,379 Closed
2005 Harris County Forensic Laboratory Improvement Program Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Harris County TX 2005-DN-BX-0017 $95,000 Closed
2004 HCME DNA Capacity Enhancement Program DNA Capacity Enhancement Program Formula Grant Announcement, FY04 Harris County TX 2004-DN-BX-K199 $195,799 Closed
2004 HCME Forensic Casework DNA Backlog Reduction Program Forensic Casework DNA Backlog Reduction Program Formula Grant Announcement FY 2004 Harris County TX 2004-DN-BX-K152 $698,700 Closed