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Awards: Listing of Funded Projects

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;  and fellowship programs.

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Number of Awards: 6,072
Total Amount Awarded: $2,877,809,704

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2020 Victims of Technology-Facilitated Abuse: Prevalence, Awareness, Dynamics, Help-seeking and Reporting Research and Evaluation of Technology-Facilitated Abuse for Criminal Justice Purposes, Fiscal Year 2020 UNIVERSITY SYSTEM OF NEW HAMPSHIRE NH 2020-R2-CX-0015 $565,964 Open
2020 Violence against Teachers in the 50 Largest U.S. School Districts: Predictors, Consequences, and School Responses Research and Evaluation on School Safety, Fiscal Year 2020 The University of Texas at San Antonio TX 2020-CK-BX-0004 $579,041 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2020 Wastewater Epidemiology To Examine Stimulant Trends (weTEST) Research and Evaluation on Drugs and Crime, Fiscal Year 2020 University of Kentucky Research Foundation KY 2020-R2-CX-0013 $862,567 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2019 A Descriptive Analysis of Missing and Murdered Native Women and Children in Nebraska, Barriers to Reporting and Investigation, and Recommendations for Improving Access to Justice Tribal-Researcher Capacity Building Grants Solicitation, FY 2019 Board of Regents of the Univ. of NE dba Univ. NE at Omaha NE 2019-75-CX-0014 $169,264 Open
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 A Formative Evaluation and Evaluability Assessment of a Juvenile Corrections Executive Leadership Training Evaluation of Juvenile Corrections Executive Leadership Training, FY 2019 Development Services Group, Inc. MD 2020-MU-MU-K003 $750,000 Open
2019 A Law Enforcement Pathway to Treatment: A Multi-Site Evaluation of Self-Referral Deflection Programs Research and Evaluation on the Administration of Justice, FY 2019 RAND Corporation CA 2019-75-CX-0011 $990,808 Open
2019 A Multifactorial Approach to Estimating Geographic Origin of Hispanics Using Cranial and Dental Data Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, FY 2019 Texas State University TX 2019-R2-CX-0050 $150,000 Open
2019 A Randomized Controlled Trial of ACTV versus T4C for Community Reentry: Differential Efficacy and Mechanisms of Change Research and Evaluation on Promising Reentry Initiatives, FY 2019 Iowa State University of Science and Technology IA 2019-R2-CX-0013 $641,386 Open
2019 A Randomized Controlled Trial of the Scenarios and Solutions Gang Prevention Program Research and Evaluation on Gangs and Gang Violence, FY 2019 The Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles CA 2019-R2-CX-0014 $550,610 Open
2019 A Study of Trauma and Resiliency Among Forensic Examiners Investigating Child Pornography Research and Evaluation in Safety, Health, and Wellness in the Criminal Justice System, FY 2019 University of New Hampshire NH 2019-R2-CX-0034 $886,821 Open
2019 Accounting for Covariates in Forensic Error Rate Assessment and Evidence Interpretation Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 George Mason University VA 2019-DU-BX-0011 $495,056 Closed
2019 Adaptation of the DNAse I procedure to the Biomek® NXP robotic platform for more efficient and automated sexual assault sample processing Research and Evaluation for the Testing and Interpretation of Physical Evidence in Publicly Funded Forensic Laboratories, FY 2019 Virginia Department of Forensic Science VA 2019-NE-BX-0002 $250,636 Open
2019 Advancing Visual Analytics and Computational Science to Combat Human Trafficking Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, FY 2019 Georgia Tech Research Corporation GA 2019-R2-CX-0042 $86,428 Closed
2019 Adverse Childhood Experiences and Adolescent Gang Membership: Utilizing Latent Class Analysis to Understand the Relationship Graduate Research Fellowship Program in the Social and Behavioral Sciences, FY 2019 Temple University - Of The Commonwealth System of PA 2019-R2-CX-0009 $50,000 Open
2019 AI Enabled Community Supervision for Criminal Justice Services Artificial Intelligence Research and Development to Support Community Supervision, FY 2019 Purdue University IN 2019-75-CX-K001 $1,999,778 Open
2019 AI R&D to Support Community Supervision: Integrated Dynamic Risk Assessment for Community Supervision Artificial Intelligence Research and Development to Support Community Supervision, FY 2019 Research Triangle Institute NC 2019-75-CX-0012 $1,197,273 Open
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