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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: Vera Institute of Justice

Number of Awards: 14
Total Amount Awarded: $7,168,371

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2018 Restoring Promise: A randomized control trial examining the impact of innovative young adult housing on reducing violence NIJ FY18 Research and Evaluation in Corrections Vera Institute of Justice NY 2018-75-CX-0021 $750,000 Open
2016 Exploring the Causes and Consequences of Restrictive Housing in America's Prisons and Jails Research and Evaluation on Institutional Corrections Vera Institute of Justice NY 2016-IJ-CX-0016 $1,410,096 Open
2015 Questioning Bias: Validating a Bias Crime Victim Assessment Tool in California and New Jersey NIJ FY 15 Research on Bias Crime Victimization Vera Institute of Justice NY 2015-R2-CX-0037 $498,893 Closed
2015 Young Adults in Jails NIJ FY 15 Building and Enhancing Criminal Justice Researcher-Practitioner Partnerships Vera Institute of Justice NY 2015-IJ-CX-0012 $500,407 Closed
2015 Young Men of Color''s Help-Seeking Following Violent Victimization NIJ FY 15 Research and Evaluation on Victims of Crime Vera Institute of Justice NY 2015-VF-GX-0112 $578,816 Closed
2014 A Sentinel Events Approach to Addressing Suicide and Self-Harm in Jail NIJ FY 14 Research on Sentinel Events and Criminal Justice System Errors Vera Institute of Justice NY 2014-IJ-CX-0030 $399,861 Closed
2012 A New Role for Technology: The Impact of Video Visitation on Corrections Staff, Prisoners, and their Families NIJ FY 12 Research and Evaluation on Justice Systems Vera Institute of Justice NY 2012-IJ-CX-0035 $355,296 Closed
2012 Examining Criminal Justice Responses to and Help-Seeking Patterns of Sexual Violence Survivors with Disabilities NIJ FY 12 Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women: Sexual Violence, Stalking, and Teen Dating Violence Vera Institute of Justice NY 2012-WG-BX-0050 $445,177 Closed
2012 The Role of Indigent Defense for Defendants with Mental Health Disorders NIJ FY 12 Social Science Research on Indigent Defense Vera Institute of Justice NY 2012-R2-CX-0009 $485,625 Closed
2011 Improving Trafficking Victim Identification: Evaluation and Dissemination of a Screening Tool NIJ FY 11 Research Solicitation on Trafficking In Persons (TIP) Vera Institute of Justice NY 2011-MU-MU-0066 $448,421 Closed
2011 Prosecution and Racial Justice in New York County NIJ FY 11 Building and Enhancing Criminal Justice Researcher-Practitioner Partnerships Vera Institute of Justice NY 2011-DJ-BX-0038 $385,715 Closed
2006 Alternative Sentencing Policies for Drug Offenders: Evaluating the Effectiveness of Kansas Senate Bill 123 NIJ FY06 ORE Crime and Justice Research Vera Institute of Justice NY 2006-IJ-CX-0032 $273,897 Closed
2005 Assessing the Extent of Human Trafficking: A Community Outreach Approach Research on Trafficking in Human Beings - FY 2005 Vera Institute of Justice NY 2005-IJ-CX-0053 $336,177 Closed
2002 Reducing Repeat Sexual Assault Victimization: Design and Tes The Impact of Economic, Political, and Social Variables Vera Institute of Justice NY 2002-WG-BX-0008 $299,990 Closed