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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.


All of the fiscal 2019 solicitations have closed. All successful applicants were notified by September 30th and non-award notifications will be made by December 30, 2019. View a complete list of 2019 awards.

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Awardee Name: University of Cincinnati

Number of Awards: 14
Total Amount Awarded: $6,438,975

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2019 The Impact of Constitutional Carry Legislation on Urban Violence, Arrests, and Police-Citizen Encounters Investigator-Initiated Research and Evaluation on Firearm Violence, FY 2019 University of Cincinnati OH 2019-R2-CX-0065 $323,263 Open
2018 A Micro and Macro-Level Assessment of Juvenile Justice Placement Reform in Ohio Legacy OJJDP Research Grants University of Cincinnati OH 2015-JF-FX-0064 $247,090 Closed
2018 Cognitive Behavioral Interventions to Promote Successful Reentry: A Randomized Controlled Trial, Process Evaluation, and Cost-Benefit Analysis NIJ FY18 Research and Evaluation on Promising Reentry Initiatives University of Cincinnati OH 2019-RY-BX-0003 $2,503,344 Open
2018 Risk Assessment Implementation and Youth Outcomes: A Multi-Method Study Spanning The Juvenile Justice System Legacy OJJDP Research Grants University of Cincinnati OH 2014-MU-FX-0006 $910,045 Closed
2016 The Influence of Race/Ethnicity on Disparities in Correctional Dispositions: Examining How Risk Assessment & Neighborhood Socioeconomic Context Affects Sentencing Decisions of Adjudicated Juveniles W.E.B. DuBois Program of Research on Race and Crime University of Cincinnati OH 2016-R2-CX-0045 $134,762 Closed
2015 Individual, Institutional and Community Sources of School Violence: A Meta-Analysis NIJ FY 15 Comprehensive School Safety Initiative University of Cincinnati OH 2015-CK-BX-0001 $380,122 Closed
2014 Reducing Prison Misconduct with Evidence-Based Administrative Segregation Policies NIJ FY 14 Graduate Research Fellowship Program in the Social and Behavioral Sciences University of Cincinnati OH 2014-IJ-CX-0003 $32,000 Closed
2013 Genomewide Association of Quantitative pigmentary traits in admixed US populations NIJ FY 13 Basic Scientific Research to Support Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes University of Cincinnati OH 2013-DN-BX-K011 $663,636 Closed
2009 A comprehensive investigation of the role of individuals, the immediate social environment, and neighborhoods in trajectories of adolescent antisocial behavior NIJ FY 09 ORE Data Resources Program University of Cincinnati OH 2009-IJ-CX-0042 $37,727 Closed
2006 Maintaining Prison Order: An Evaluation of the Effects of the Detection and Processing of Inmate Misconduct Within and Across Ohio Correctional Institutions University of Cincinnati OH 2007-IJ-CX-0010 $20,000 Closed
2005 DNA-based Identification of Forensically Important Diptera Forensic DNA Research & Development Full Application University of Cincinnati OH 2005-DA-BX-K102 $574,557 Closed
2005 Situational Violent Crime Prevention at Specific Locations in Community Context: Place and Neighborhood Effects Situational Aspects of Crime Full Applications University of Cincinnati OH 2005-IJ-CX-0030 $187,167 Closed
2005 The Intersection of Genes, the Environment, and Crime and Delinquency: A Longitudinal Study of Offending Graduate Research Fellowship-Fall University of Cincinnati OH 2006-IJ-CX-0001 $20,000 Closed
2001 Role of Law Enforcement in Public School Safety Process Evaluations in Four Tribal Drug Courts University of Cincinnati OH 2001-IJ-CX-0011 $405,262 Closed