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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: Anthropology/odontology

Number of Awards: 124
Total Amount Awarded: $51,553,232

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2019 2019 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program - Competitive Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- COMPETITIVE, FY 2019 City of New York, Office of Chief Medical Examiner NY 2019-CD-BX-0073 $101,430 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 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 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 Detection and Diagnosis of Mobility Impairment via Cortical and Trabecular Bone Properties to Aid in the Identification of Human Remains in a Medicolegal Context Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, FY 2019 Texas State University TX 2019-R2-CX-0052 $150,000 Open
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 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2019 Elimination of the Legacy Casework Backlog at the Pima County Office of the Medical Examiner (PCOME) Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- COMPETITIVE, FY 2019 Pima County Government AZ 2019-CD-BX-0063 $175,359 Open
2019 Estimating the postmortem interval of human skeletal remains using rapid, inexpensive microbiome tools Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Colorado State University CO 2019-DU-BX-0010 $390,748 Open
2019 Human Identification from Computed Tomography Derived 3D Models using Part-to-Part Comparison Analysis Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 University of South Florida FL 2019-DU-BX-0031 $536,181 Open
2019 Identification of Blunt Force Traumatic Fractures in Burned Bone Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 University of Tennessee TN 2019-75-CX-0019 $212,738 Open
2019 Monroe County New York Office of the Medical Examiner Backlog Reduction and Accreditation Project Strengthening the Medical Examiner - Coroner System Program, FY 2019 Monroe County NY 2019-AR-BX-0003 $183,108 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2019 Optimizing the Analysis of DNA From Burned Bone Using Ancient DNA Techniques Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 AZ Board of Regents on behalf of Arizona State University AZ 2019-DU-BX-0044 $783,744 Open
2019 Skeletal Trauma in Forensic Anthropology: Improving the Accuracy of Trauma Analysis and Expert Testimony Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 The Ohio State University OH 2019-DU-BX-0040 $782,183 Open
2019 Subadult Ancestry Estimation Using Craniometrics, Macromorphoscopics, Odontometrics, and Dental Morphology Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Board of Regents, NSHE, obo University of Nevada, Reno NV 2019-DU-BX-0039 $785,847 Open
2018 Automation-Supported Curation of Large Forensic Image Databases NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes University of Tennessee TN 2018-DU-BX-0181 $354,751 Open
2018 Bone Mineral Density and Adult Age Estimation in Forensic Anthropology NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes The University of South Florida Board of Trustees FL 2018-DU-BX-0197 $130,242 Open
2018 Elimination of Unidentified DNA Backlog and Creation of Post-Doctoral Anthropology Training Position at the Pima County Office of the Medical Examiner NIJ FY18 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- COMPETITIVE Pima County Government AZ 2018-CD-BX-0066 $250,000 Open
2018 Investigation of subadult dental age-at-death estimation using transition analysis and machine learning methods NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Texas State University TX 2018-DU-BX-0182 $898,550 Open
2018 Learning from Our Casework: The Forensic Anthropology Database for Assessing Methods Accuracy (FADAMA) NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois IL 2018-DU-BX-0213 $267,117 Open
2018 Longitudinal Effects of Prolonged Opioid Use on Cortical Bone Remodeling in a Rabbit Model NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes The University of Akron OH 2018-DU-BX-0188 $323,392 Open
2018 OSTEOID, A New Forensic Tool: Developing a Practical Online Resource for Species Identification of Skeletal Remains NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Des Moines University IA 2018-DU-BX-0229 $185,453 Open
2018 The Impact of Drugs on Human Decomposition and the Postmortem Interval: Insect, Scavenger and Microbial Evidence NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes University of Tennessee TN 2018-DU-BX-0180 $726,629 Open
2017 A Dental Anthropological Databank for Use in the Statistical Estimation of Ancestry and Sex in Forensic Anthropology NIJ FY17 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Board of Regents, NSHE, obo University of Nevada, Reno NV 2017-DN-BX-0143 $422,514 Open
2017 Improving Estimates of the Postmortem Interval with Metagenomics and Metabolomics NIJ FY17 Non-solicited Applications Colorado State University CO 2016-DN-BX-4194 $684,273 Open
2017 Increasing identifications of deceased border crossers: investigating spatial and skeletal attributes of migrant deaths NIJ FY17 Graduate Research Fellowship Program in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Michigan State University MI 2017-IJ-CX-0002 $36,148 Closed