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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: Evidence analysis and processing

Number of Awards: 2,353
Total Amount Awarded: $815,330,012

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2019 2019 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant Program Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA, FY 2019 State of Texas TX 2019-CD-BX-0017 $1,643,023 Open
2019 2019 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Program for Louisiana Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA, FY 2019 Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement LA 2019-CD-BX-0014 $272,275 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Coverdell 2019 Vermont Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA, FY 2019 Vermont Department of Public Safety VT 2019-CD-BX-0004 $272,275 Open
2019 Dense DNA Data for Enhanced Missing Persons Identification Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 University of North Texas Health Science Center TX 2019-DU-BX-0046 $743,927 Open
2019 Design and Testing of a Computational Aid for Fire Debris Data Interpretation Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 The University of Central Florida Board of Trustees FL 2019-DU-BX-0016 $321,025 Open
2019 Detecting and Processing Clandestine Human Remains with Unmanned Aerial Systems and Multispectral Remote Sensing Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Texas State University TX 2019-DU-BX-0027 $286,468 Open
2019 Determining Time Since Deposition of Epithelial Cell Samples Using Intrinsic Fluorescence Signatures Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Virginia Commonwealth University VA 2019-DU-BX-0041 $469,468 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2019 Developing, Visualization, and Reporting a Combined 2D+3D Automated Dental Biometrics Identification System for Forensic Odontology Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, FY 2019 Tufts University MA 2019-R2-CX-0036 $100,000 Open
2019 Development of a 2bRAD-seq Paternity Testing Pipeline for Complex and Mixed DNA Samples Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, FY 2019 The University of Texas at Austin TX 2019-R2-CX-0049 $150,000 Open
2019 Development of a Baseline Survey of Random Presence of Glass and Paint for the Interpretation of Evidence in the U.S. Courts Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 West Virginia University Research Corporation WV 2019-DU-BX-0015 $326,820 Open
2019 Development of a Probability Model to Predict Head Injury Risk in Pediatric Falls Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 University of Louisville Research Foundation, Inc. KY 2019-DU-BX-0029 $636,419 Open
2019 Development of an Interactive Database of Contemporary Material Properties for Computer Fire Modeling Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Underwriters Laboratories Inc. IL 2019-DU-BX-0018 $583,545 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 Development of Microscopical Methods for the Systematic Analysis of Chemically Reacted, Improvised Low Explosives and Related Residues Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 McCrone Research Institute IL 2019-DU-BX-0047 $157,863 Open
2019 Electrochemical Aptamer-Based Sensor for Rapid Identification of Marijuana from Hemp Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, FY 2019 Florida International University Board of Trustees FL 2019-R2-CX-0045 $50,000 Open
2019 Electrochemical Aptamer-Based Sensor for Rapid Opioid Detection in Seized Substances Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Florida International University FL 2019-DU-BX-0024 $365,101 Open