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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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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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Subtopic: Impression and pattern

Number of Awards: 223
Total Amount Awarded: $98,185,230

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
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 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 Development of Dual-Resolution 3D Imaging Device and Software Tools for Shoe and Tire Impression Evidence Collection, Visualization, and Recognition Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Purdue University IN 2019-R2-CX-0069 $823,804 Open
2019 Expanding the Scope and Efficiency of 3D Surface Topography Analysis in Firearm Forensics Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Cadre Research Labs, LLC IL 2019-DU-BX-0012 $194,505 Open
2019 Fluid Dynamic Studies of Bloody Fingermarks Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Iowa State University of Science and Technology IA 2019-75-CX-0018 $159,122 Open
2019 Forensic Evidence from Chemical Imaging of Triacylglycerols in Latent Fingerprints Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Iowa State University of Science and Technology IA 2019-DU-BX-0134 $516,836 Open
2019 FY19 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA, FY 2019 Georgia Criminal Justice Coordinating Council GA 2019-CD-BX-0052 $602,182 Open
2019 Interpretation and Processing of User Generated Audio Recordings Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Montana State University MT 2019-DU-BX-0019 $216,518 Open
2019 Latent Fingerprint Image Enhancement & Matching Using Deep Generative Adversarial Networks Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, FY 2019 West Virginia University WV 2019-R2-CX-0041 $99,618 Open
2019 Pinellas County Sheriff's Office FY 2019 Coverdell Forensic Sciences Improvement Grant (ME and PCSO FSD) Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- COMPETITIVE, FY 2019 Pinellas County FL 2019-CD-BX-0056 $189,565 Open
2019 Reduction of Backlogged Cases and Improve the Timeliness of Forensic Results for Submitting Agencies in the State of Wyoming Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- COMPETITIVE, FY 2019 Wyoming Office of the Attorney General WY 2019-CD-BX-0078 $130,000 Open
2019 The Viability of Virtual Peer Review and Microscopic Verification Versus Traditional On-site Review Research and Evaluation for the Testing and Interpretation of Physical Evidence in Publicly Funded Forensic Laboratories, FY 2019 Washington State Patrol WA 2019-DU-BX-0001 $611,226 Open
2018 2018 Georgia Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Program NIJ FY18 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA Georgia Criminal Justice Coordinating Council GA 2018-CD-BX-0047 $618,562 Open
2018 2018 State of North Carolina Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant Application NIJ FY18 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA North Carolina Department of Public Safety NC 2018-CD-BX-0025 $609,312 Open
2018 Black Box Evaluation of Bloodstain Pattern Analysis Conclusions NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Noblis, Inc. VA 2018-DU-BX-0214 $1,086,976 Open
2018 Coping with Close Non-Matches in Latent Print Comparison (re-)Training NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes RTI International NC 2018-DU-BX-0227 $616,407 Open
2018 Development of a probabilistic multiclass model selection algorithm for high-dimension and complex data encountered in forensic pattern and trace evidence. NIJ FY18 Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics South Dakota State University SD 2018-R2-CX-0010 $149,942 Open
2018 Evaluation of 3D Virtual Comparison Microscopy for Firearm Forensics within the Crime Lab NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Cadre Research Labs, LLC IL 2018-DU-BX-0216 $198,000 Open
2018 FY 2018 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant Program NIJ FY18 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA Guam Bureau of Statistics and Plans GU 2018-CD-BX-0007 $271,960 Open
2018 FY18 DNA Efficiency Improvement and Capacity Enhancement Project (Purpose Area 5) NIJ FY18 Forensic DNA Laboratory Efficiency Improvement and Capacity Enhancement Program Louisiana State Police Crime Laboratory LA 2018-DN-BX-0169 $721,888 Open
2018 HPD - Digital Information Management System NIJ FY18 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- COMPETITIVE City of Henderson NV 2018-CD-BX-0073 $54,167 Open
2018 Initiative To Develop and Test Guidelines for Juvenile Drug Courts Legacy OJJDP Research Grants American Institutes for Research DC 2014-DC-BX-K001 $5,988,057 Open
2018 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program NIJ FY18 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA Office of The Attorney General SD 2018-CD-BX-0036 $51,580 Open
2018 Physical Characteristics of Spatter Stains on Textiles: Influence of Impact Surface Texture, Blood Drop Volume and Blood Drop Velocity NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes North Carolina State University NC 2018-R2-CX-0033 $272,463 Open
2018 Physics and Statistical Models for Physical Match Analysis Utilizing 3D Microscopy of Fracture Surfaces NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Iowa State University of Science and Technology IA 2018-R2-CX-0034 $681,664 Open