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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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Subtopic: Human trafficking

Number of Awards: 68
Total Amount Awarded: $28,904,102

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
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 No Award
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 Evaluability Assessment of a Metropolitan Network Service Delivery Model to Connect Trafficked Persons with a Full Range of Victim Services Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons, FY 2019 National Opinion Research Center IL 2019-VT-BX-0036 $294,221 Open
2019 Evaluation of Services for Victims of Crime Evaluations of Services for Victims of Crime, FY 2019 Cal State L.A. University Auxiliary Services, Inc. CA 2019-V3-GX-0006 $766,248 Open
2019 Grooming Traffickers: Investigating the Techniques and Mechanisms for Seducing and Coercing New Traffickers Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons, FY 2019 University of Massachusetts Lowell MA 2019-R2-CX-0067 $499,796 Open
2019 Improving Identification, Prevalence Estimation, and Earlier Intervention for Victims of Labor and Sex Trafficking Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons, FY 2019 University of Massachusetts Lowell MA 2019-VT-BX-0037 $499,483 Open
2019 Northwest Indian Community Development Center- Tribal Law and Policy Institute Research Partnership Tribal-Researcher Capacity Building Grants Solicitation, FY 2019 Tribal Law and Policy Institute CA 2019-75-CX-0016 $105,000 Open
2019 Partnering to Enhance Services for Survivors: An Evaluability Assessment and Formative Evaluation of Safe Horizon's Anti-Trafficking Program Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons, FY 2019 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill NC 2019-VT-BX-0039 $390,522 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2019 Trends in Arrests and Investigative Techniques of Technology-Facilitated Child Sexual Exploitation Crimes: The 4th National Juvenile Online Victimization Study National Survey of Internet- and Technology-Facilitated Child Exploitation, FY 2019 University of New Hampshire NH 2020-MU-CX-K002 $994,844 Open
2019 Understanding the Trafficking of Children for the Purpose of Labor in the United States Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons, FY 2019 Northeastern University MA 2019-VT-BX-0038 $664,690 Open
2018 An Object-Centric Approach for Image Analysis to Combat Human Trafficking NIJ FY18 Artificial Intelligence Technology Applied Research and Development for Law Enforcement Applications The George Washington University DC 2018-75-CX-0038 $1,005,852 Open
2018 Combating Human Trafficking Using Structural Information in Online Review Sites NIJ FY18 Artificial Intelligence Technology Applied Research and Development for Law Enforcement Applications Georgia Tech Applied Research Corporation GA 2018-75-CX-0031 $361,069 Open
2018 Crime in Public Space and Online Domains: Commercial Sex and Sex Trafficking in Massage Businesses NIJ FY18 Graduate Research Fellowship in Social and Behavioral Sciences Northeastern University MA 2018-R2-CX-0005 $32,000 Open
2018 ETA: Evaluation of Technology-based Advocacy Services NIJ FY18 Programs and Services for Victims of Crime: Phased Evaluation Research The University of Texas at Austin TX 2018-ZD-CX-0004 $485,244 Open
2018 Evaluation of Safe Harbor Laws and Their Impact on the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children Legacy OJJDP Research Grants DEVELOPMENT SERVICES GROUP, INC. MD 2014-JF-FX-0002 $499,977 Closed
2018 Identify, Respond, Prevent: Addressing Human Trafficking among Juvenile Justice- and Child Welfare-Involved Youth NIJ FY18 Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons Research Triangle Institute NC 2018-MU-MU-0033 $689,381 Open
2018 Legal Responses to Human Trafficking:Evaluability Assessments and Future Evaluation Designs NIJ FY18 Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons Center for Court Innovation/Fund for the City of New York NY 2018-VT-BX-0002 $428,073 Open
2018 Pathfinder: Evaluating Services to Native American Victims of Sex Trafficking NIJ FY18 Tribal-Researcher Capacity Building Grants ICF Incorporated, LLC VA 2018-VT-BX-0001 $103,662 Open
2018 Using Artificial Intelligence Technologies to Expose Darknet Opioid Traffickers NIJ FY18 Artificial Intelligence Technology Applied Research and Development for Law Enforcement Applications West Virginia University Research Corporation WV 2018-75-CX-0032 $985,950 Open
2017 An Exploratory Study of Labor Trafficking Among U.S. Citizen Victims NIJ FY17 Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons Research Foundation of CUNY o/b/o John Jay College NY 2017-VT-BX-0002 $873,508 Open
2017 Evaluation of the Enhanced Collaborative Model to Combat Human Trafficking NIJ FY17 Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons Urban Institute DC 2017-VF-GX-0004 $679,988 Open
2017 Indicators of Sex Trafficking in Online Escort Ads NIJ FY17 Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons Justice Research and Statistics Association DC 2017-MU-CX-0005 $597,532 Open
2016 Estimating the Prevalence of Trafficking Among Homeless and Runaway Youth Age 14-25 in Metro Atlanta Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons Georgia State University Research Foundation, Inc. GA 2016-MU-MU-0002 $499,905 Open
2016 Measuring Outcomes in Services to Domestic Victims of Human Trafficking: Instrument Development and Testing Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons Research Triangle Institute NC 2016-VT-BX-0001 $464,515 Open
2016 Prosecuting Trafficking in Persons Cases: An Analysis of Local Strategies and Approaches Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons Justice Research and Statistics Association, Inc. DC 2016-IJ-CX-0005 $460,000 Closed