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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: TN,
District: 5

Number of Awards: 40
Total Amount Awarded: $34,401,420

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2019 2019 MNPD DNA Capacity Enhancement for Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program Grant DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 Metropolitan Government of Nashville And Davidson County TN 2019-DN-BX-0043 $250,000 Open
2019 FFY 2019 State of Tennessee Forensic Science ImprovementApplication Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA, FY 2019 State of Tennessee TN 2019-CD-BX-0018 $387,546 Open
2019 Tennessee's DNA Capacity Building and Backlog Reduction Program - CEBR FFY 2019 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 Tennessee Bureau of Investigation TN 2019-DN-BX-0115 $1,619,724 Open
2018 FFY 2018 State of Tennessee Forensic Science Improvement Application NIJ FY18 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA State of Tennessee TN 2018-CD-BX-0010 $398,322 Open
2018 FY 2018 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program NIJ FY18 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula) Tennessee Bureau of Investigation TN 2018-DN-BX-0009 $1,851,363 Open
2017 FFY 2017 State of Tennessee Forensic Science Improvement Application (Formula) NIJ FY17 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program (Formula) State of Tennessee TN 2017-CD-BX-0005 $157,649 Open
2017 The Neuroscience of Evidentiary Rules: The Case of the Present Sense Impression NIJ FY17 Graduate Research Fellowship Program in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Vanderbilt University TN 2017-IJ-CX-0007 $49,898 Open
2016 FFY 2016 State of Tennessee Forensic Science Improvement Application Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program State of Tennessee TN 2016-CD-BX-0032 $172,359 Closed
2016 Nashville Longitudinal Study of Youth Safety and Wellbeing Comprehensive School Safety Initiative Vanderbilt University TN 2016-CK-BX-K002 $4,916,705 Open
2016 Tennessee's FFY 2016 DBRG Project DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Tennessee Bureau of Investigations TN 2016-DN-BX-0137 $1,415,098 Open
2015 FFY 2015 State of Tennessee Forensic Science Improvement Application NIJ FY 15 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program State of Tennessee TN 2015-CD-BX-0030 $155,243 Closed
2015 Tennessee's FFY 2015 DBRG Program NIJ FY 15 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Tennessee Bureau of Investigations TN 2015-DN-BX-0116 $2,162,375 Closed
2014 Rehabilitation Programs for Adult Offenders: Meta-Analysis in Support of Guidelines for Effective Practice NIJ FY 14 Research and Evaluation on Justice Systems-Related Topical Areas Vanderbilt University TN 2014-IJ-CX-0021 $456,230 Closed
2014 State of Tennessee - FFY 2014 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant - Formula and Competitive NIJ FY 14 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program State of Tennessee TN 2014-CD-BX-0058 $145,479 Closed
2014 The Effectiveness of School Resource Officers in Tennessee High Schools NIJ FY 14 Graduate Research Fellowship Program in the Social and Behavioral Sciences Vanderbilt University TN 2014-IJ-CX-0017 $32,000 Closed
2014 TN's FFY 2014 DNA Backlog Reduction Program NIJ FY 14 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Tennessee Bureau of Investigations TN 2014-DN-BX-0057 $2,419,898 Closed
2013 FY 2013 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program - State of Tennessee NIJ FY 13 DNA Backlog Reduction Program Tennessee Bureau of Investigations TN 2013-DN-BX-0113 $2,351,154 Closed
2013 State of Tennessee 2013 Coverdell Application - Formula and Competitive. NIJ FY 13 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program State of Tennessee TN 2013-CD-BX-0028 $134,373 Closed
2012 FY2012 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program - Tennessee Bureau of Investigation NIJ FY 12 DNA Backlog Reduction Program Tennessee Bureau of Investigations TN 2012-DN-BX-0106 $2,190,753 Closed
2012 The State of Tennessee's Activities under the Paul Coverdell National Forensic Science Improvement Act for Federal Fiscal Year 2012. NIJ FY 12 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program State of Tennessee TN 2012-CD-BX-0010 $146,546 Closed
2011 FY2011 DNA Backlog Reduction Program - Tennessee Bureau of Investigation NIJ FY 11 DNA Backlog Reduction Program Tennessee Bureau of Investigations TN 2011-DN-BX-K459 $2,346,924 Closed
2011 Tennessee's Activities under the Paul Coverdell National Science Forensic Sciences Improvement Act for Federal Fiscal Year 2011. NIJ FY 11 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program State of Tennessee TN 2011-CD-BX-0031 $387,481 Closed
2010 FY 2010 Convicted Offender and/or Arrestee DNA Backlog Reduction Program - Tennessee Bureau of Investigation NIJ FY 10 Convicted Offender and-or Arrestee DNA Backlog Reduction Program Tennessee Bureau of Investigations TN 2010-DN-BX-K029 $506,527 Closed
2010 FY 2010 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program - Tennessee Bureau of Investigation NIJ FY 10 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program Tennessee Bureau of Investigations TN 2010-DN-BX-K098 $2,069,661 Closed
2010 Tennessee's Activities under the Paul Coverdell National Science Forensic Sciences Improvement Act for Fiscal Year 2010. FY2010 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program State of Tennessee TN 2010-CD-BX-0014 $464,491 Closed