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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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State: TX,
City: Houston

Number of Awards: 67
Total Amount Awarded: $34,049,981

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
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 FY 2019 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 Houston Forensic Science Center, Inc TX 2019-DN-BX-0036 $1,607,745 Open
2019 FY19 DNA Capacity Enhancement for Backlog Reduction Program DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 Harris County TX 2019-DN-BX-0020 $739,012 Open
2019 Postconviction Testing of DNA Evidence Postconviction Testing of DNA Evidence, FY 2019 Texas Southern University TX 2019-DY-BX-0009 $509,233 Open
2018 Establishing Sufficiency Thresholds for Assessing the Quality of Mass Spectral Data NIJ FY18 Research and Evaluation for the Testing and Interpretation of Physical Evidence in Publicly Funded Forensic Laboratories Houston Forensic Science Center, Inc. TX 2018-DU-BX-0184 $282,703 Open
2018 FY 2018 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program NIJ FY18 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula) Harris County TX 2018-DN-BX-0098 $693,518 Open
2018 FY 2018 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program NIJ FY18 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula) Houston Forensic Science Center, Inc TX 2018-DN-BX-0096 $1,530,927 Open
2017 Defining Late-Life Poly-victimization and Identifying Associated Mental and Physical Health Symptoms NIJ FY17 Research and Evaluation on the Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation of Elderly Individuals The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston TX 2017-VF-GX-0001 $271,822 Open
2017 FY 2017 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction NIJ FY17 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula) Houston Forensic Science Center, Inc TX 2017-DN-BX-0027 $867,755 Open
2017 FY2017 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program NIJ FY17 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula) Harris County TX 2017-DN-BX-0036 $612,637 Closed
2017 Laboratory Efficiency and Capacity Gains through Infrastructure Improvement NIJ FY17 Forensic DNA Laboratory Efficiency Improvement and Capacity Enhancement Program Houston Forensic Science Center, Inc. TX 2017-DN-BX-0176 $114,000 Open
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
2016 FY16 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Houston Forensic Science Center, Inc TX 2016-DN-BX-0142 $741,000 Closed
2016 FY2016 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program/Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Harris County TX 2016-DN-BX-0099 $645,456 Closed
2015 Cross-Jurisdictional Comparison of Sexual Assault Kit Backlogs and their Criminal Justice Consequences NIJ FY 15 Data Resources Program Baylor College of Medicine TX 2015-R2-CX-0040 $39,999 Closed
2015 DNA Capacity Enhancement NIJ FY 15 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Houston Forensic Science Center, Inc TX 2015-DN-BX-0072 $1,172,752 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 Burglary and Robbery Pilot Project/DNA Capacity Enhancement NIJ FY 14 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Houston Forensic Science Center, Inc TX 2014-DN-BX-0116 $1,261,144 Closed
2014 FY 2014 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program/Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences NIJ FY 14 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Harris County TX 2014-DN-BX-0124 $523,942 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 Elder Financial Exploitation Victimization: Indentifying Unique Risk Profiles and Factors to Enhance Detection, Prevention and Intervention NIJ FY 13 Research and Evaluation on the Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of Elderly Individuls and Residents of Residential Care Facilities The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston TX 2013-IJ-CX-0050 $387,736 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 FY2013 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program - City of Houston Police Department NIJ FY 13 DNA Backlog Reduction Program City of Houston Police Department TX 2013-DN-BX-0067 $1,233,415 Closed