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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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State: IL,
District: 15

Number of Awards: 11
Total Amount Awarded: $2,540,334

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2018 A Novel, Trauma-Informed Screening Approach for Teen Dating Violence Perpetration in Racially Diverse Adolescents: A Multi-Site Study NIJ FY18 W.E.B. Du Bois Program of Research on Crime Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois IL 2018-R2-CX-0022 $249,425 Open
2018 Learning from Our Casework: The Forensic Anthropology Database for Assessing Methods Accuracy (FADAMA) NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois IL 2018-DU-BX-0213 $267,117 Open
2017 Infusing Community Policing Strategies into Hot Spots Policing Practices: The Impacts on Police-Community Relations in a Mid-Sized City NIJ FY17 Understanding the Impacts of Policing Strategies and Practices (Beyond Crime Reduction) Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois IL 2017-R2-CX-0012 $316,125 Open
2017 Sex and Ancestry Estimation Methods in Modern Filipino Crania NIJ FY17 Graduate Research Fellowship Program in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois IL 2017-IJ-CX-0008 $47,451 Open
2013 Effects of a Middle School Social-Emotional Learning Program on Teen Dating Violence, Sexual Violence, and Substance Use in High School NIJ FY 13 Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women: Teen Dating Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, and Sexual Violence Board of Trustees, University of Illinois, Chicago IL 2013-VA-CX-0008 $662,993 Closed
2013 Physical Evidence, Forensic Evidence and the Prosecution of Sexual Assault NIJ FY 13 Social Science Research on Forensic Science Board of Trustees, University of Illinois, Chicago IL 2013-NE-BX-0005 $134,980 Closed
2012 Out of home placement location and juvenile delinquency: the investigation of neighborhood impact on child welfare population''s juvenile justice involvement NIJ FY 12 Ph.D. Graduate Research Fellowship Program Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, Urbana IL 2012-IJ-CX-0027 $25,000 Closed
2011 Bullying, Sexual, and Dating Violence Trajectories From Early to Late Adolescence NIJ FY 11 Research and Evaluation in Violence and Victimization Board of Trustees, University of Illinois, Chicago IL 2011-MU-FX-0022 $386,766 Closed
2011 Forensic Evidence and Criminal Justice Outcomes in a Statewide Sample of Sexual Assault Cases NIJ FY 11 Social Science Research in Forensic Science Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois IL 2011-WG-BX-0005 $97,519 Closed
2008 Fingerprint Database Project NIJ FY 08 Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant Program Mattoon Police Department IL 2008-CD-BX-0083 $32,500 Closed
2007 Enabling Initial Computer Investigation by Non-Expert Enforcement Personnel NIJ FY 07 Electronic Crime and Digital Evidence Recovery: Invited Full Proposals Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois IL 2007-DN-BX-K186 $320,458 Closed