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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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New Grants and Payment Management Systems Coming October 2020!

On October 15, 2020 the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) will transition to the Justice Grants System (JustGrants) for all grants management activities and to the Department of Treasury's Automated Standard Application for Payments (ASAP) system for grants payments.  Learn more about this transition on Justice Grants Website.

As part of accomplishing its mission, NIJ awards grants and cooperative agreements for various research, development, and evaluation projects;  and fellowship programs.

You may browse the table below and use filter options to view awards by award status, State, fiscal year, awardee name, city or perform a keyword search.

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Number of Awards: 7,061
Total Amount Awarded: $3,311,314,995

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2019 Application of Morphologically-Directed Raman Spectroscopy (MDRS) for the Forensic Examination of Soils Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 University of New Haven CT 2019-DU-BX-0017 $686,336 Open
2019 Application of the Human Virome to Touched Objects and Hair Shafts Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Board of Regents, Univ of Nebraska, Univ of Nebraska-Lincoln NE 2019-75-CX-0017 $443,931 Open
2019 Applying a Development Evaluation Approach to Address Community Safety and Health Challenges of Reintegration Programs in the USA Research and Evaluation on Terrorism Prevention, FY 2019 President and Fellows of Harvard College MA 2019-ZA-CX-0001 $1,114,933 Open
2019 ASEBP Program in Applied Criminology and Crime Management NIJ Non-solicited Applications, FY 2019 American Society of Evidence Based Policing DC 2019-75-CX-0007 $500,000 Open
2019 Assessing Methods to Enhance and Preserve Proteinaceous Impressions from the Skin of Decedents during the Early Stages of Decomposition while Examining Environmental Variations across Seasons Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Madonna University MI 2019-R2-CX-0070 $253,010 Open
2019 ASSESSMENT OF COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE-BASED TRAINING TO IMPROVE POLICE DECISION-MAKING NIJ Non-solicited Applications, FY 2019 Michigan State University MI 2018-75-CX-4030 $846,510 Open
2019 Assessment of Sexual Assault Kit (SAK) Evidence Selection Leading to Development of SAK Evidence Machine-Learning Model (SAK-ML Model) Research and Evaluation for the Testing and Interpretation of Physical Evidence in Publicly Funded Forensic Laboratories, FY 2019 Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2019-NE-BX-0001 $250,000 Open
2019 Atypical Work Hours and Adaptation in Law Enforcement: Targets for Disease Prevention Research and Evaluation in Safety, Health, and Wellness in the Criminal Justice System, FY 2019 The Research Foundation for SUNY on behalf of U. at Buffalo NY 2019-R2-CX-0021 $834,177 Open
2019 Automatic Acquisition and Identification of Footwear Class Characteristics Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Iowa State University of Science and Technology IA 2019-MU-MU-0096 $380,405 Open
2019 Baltimore Police Department Crime Lab DNA Backlog Reduction FY19 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 City of Baltimore MD 2019-DN-BX-0088 $252,000 Open
2019 Bio-inspired Material-integrated Beads for Differential Extraction of Sperm in Forensic Applications Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University CA 2019-NE-BX-0003 $499,545 Open
2019 Blunt Force Trauma to the Ribs: Creating Predictive Models Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, FY 2019 Board of Regents, NSHE, obo University of Nevada, Reno NV 2019-R2-CX-0047 $100,000 Open
2019 Boston Police Department FY19 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 City of Boston MA 2019-DN-BX-0112 $248,500 Open
2019 Bronx Coverdell Digital Forensic Science Laboratory Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- COMPETITIVE, FY 2019 Office of the Bronx County District Attorney NY 2019-CD-BX-0075 $160,100 Open
2019 Broward County Forensic Pathology Fellow Funding Strengthening the Medical Examiner - Coroner System Program, FY 2019 Broward County, Florida FL 2019-AR-BX-0007 $100,000 Open
2019 BSO FY 2019 DNA Capacity Enhancement for Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 Broward Sheriff's Office FL 2019-DN-BX-0066 $509,412 Open
2019 Campus Sexual Assault Responses (CSAR): Informing Trauma-Informed Policies, Protocols, and Training Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women: Sexual Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, Stalking, and Teen Dating Violence, FY 2019 National Opinion Research Center IL 2019-VA-CX-K001 $999,999 Open
2019 Case Backlog Reduction Project DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 City and County of Honolulu HI 2019-DN-BX-0118 $538,658 Open
2019 CCMEO FY19 DNA Backlog Formula DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 Cuyahoga County Coroner's Office OH 2019-DN-BX-0046 $339,459 Open
2019 City of Albuquerque - Police Department Capacity Enhancement for Backlog Reduction Program DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 City of Albuquerque NM 2019-DN-BX-0072 $611,967 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2019 CIty of Oakland FY 2019 DNA Capacity Enhancement for Backlog Reduction Program DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 City of Oakland - Oakland Police Department CA 2019-DN-BX-0124 $325,750 Open
2019 CMPD FY19 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 Charlotte, City of NC 2019-DN-BX-0099 $333,612 Open
2019 Combining LC-MS/MS Product-Ion Scan Technology with GC-MS Analysis to Identify Drugs and Poisons in Postmortem Fluidsand Tissues Research and Evaluation for the Testing and Interpretation of Physical Evidence in Publicly Funded Forensic Laboratories, FY 2019 Miami-Dade County FL 2019-DU-BX-0002 $372,438 Open
2019 Completion of the SONIC-DE 2.0 System for Implementation in Forensic Laboratories Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 The Rector & Visitors of the University of VIrginia VA 2019-NE-BX-0004 $175,791 Open
2019 Confidence, Latency, and Accuracy in Eyewitness Identification Made from Show-Ups: Evidence from the Lab, the Field, and Current Law Enforcement Practices Research and Evaluation on the Administration of Justice, FY 2019 Police Foundation DC 2019-75-CX-0009 $662,407 Open