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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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New Grants and Payment Management Systems Coming October 2020!

On October 15, 2020 the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) will transition to the Justice Grants System (JustGrants) for all grants management activities and to the Department of Treasury's Automated Standard Application for Payments (ASAP) system for grants payments.  Learn more about this transition on Justice Grants Website.

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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State: NE

Number of Awards: 64
Total Amount Awarded: $15,679,957

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
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 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 Development of a Human Virome Based Microarray as a Forensic Tool Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, FY 2019 Board of Regents, Univ of Nebraska, Univ of Nebraska-Lincoln NE 2019-R2-CX-0048 $146,805 Open
2019 Douglas County, Nebraska Sexual Assault Kit Research Project Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women: Sexual Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, Stalking, and Teen Dating Violence, FY 2019 Board of Regents of the Univ. of NE dba Univ. NE at Omaha NE 2019-MU-MU-0095 $657,908 Open
2019 Expanding the Knowledge Base about Child Advocacy Centers Evaluations of Services for Victims of Crime, FY 2019 Board of Regents, Univ. of NE dba Univ. of NE at Omaha NE 2019-V3-GX-0007 $566,261 Open
2019 Nebraska State Patrol FY19 Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Program Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA, FY 2019 State of Nebraska NE 2019-CD-BX-0035 $272,275 Open
2019 Nebraska State Patrol FY19 DNA Backlog Reduction DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 State of Nebraska NE 2019-DN-BX-0026 $543,362 Open
2018 Douglas County (NE) Forensic Services Laboratory Improvement Program NIJ FY18 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- COMPETITIVE Douglas County, Nebraska NE 2018-CD-BX-0071 $137,016 Open
2018 FY 2018 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program NIJ FY18 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula) State of Nebraska NE 2018-DN-BX-0142 $458,866 Open
2018 FY18 Nebraska State Patrol Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- Formula NIJ FY18 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA State of Nebraska NE 2018-CD-BX-0034 $271,960 Open
2017 FY 2017 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program - Formula NIJ FY17 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula) State of Nebraska NE 2017-DN-BX-0034 $453,115 Open
2017 FY 2017 Forensic DNA Laboratory Efficiency Improvement and capacity Enhancement Program NIJ FY17 Forensic DNA Laboratory Efficiency Improvement and Capacity Enhancement Program State of Nebraska NE 2017-DN-BX-0177 $749,748 Open
2017 FY17 Nebraska State Patrol Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program - Formula NIJ FY17 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program (Formula) State of Nebraska NE 2017-CD-BX-0020 $108,332 Open
2017 Physiological and Psychological Responses to Critical Incidents among Correctional Officers NIJ FY17 Research and Evaluation in Safety, Health and Wellness in the Criminal Justice System Board of Regents of U of Nebraska dba U of NE at Omaha NE 2017-R2-CX-0032 $787,907 Open
2017 The Human Virome as Trace Evidence in Forensic Investigation NIJ FY17 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Board of Regents, Univ of Nebraska, Univ of Nebraska-Lincoln NE 2017-IJ-CX-0025 $698,382 Open
2016 FY2016 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program - Nebraska State Patrol Crime Lab Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program State of Nebraska NE 2016-CD-BX-0033 $71,530 Closed
2016 Nebraska State Patrol FY16 DNA Backlog Program DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Nebraska State Patrol NE 2016-DN-BX-0117 $465,957 Closed
2016 Regulation of Synthetically Engineered Organisms as Sources of Bio-Hacking and Bio-Terrorism NIJ FY 16 Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Board of Regents, Univ of Nebraska, Univ of Nebraska-Lincoln NE 2016-R2-CX-0023 $50,000 Open
2016 The Influence of Subjective and Objective Rural School Security on Law Enforcement Engagement Models: A Mixed Methods Study Comprehensive School Safety Initiative Board of Regents, Univ of Nebraska, Univ of Nebraska-Lincoln NE 2016-CK-BX-0019 $645,952 Closed
2015 FY2015 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grans Program NIJ FY 15 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program City of Omaha NE 2015-CD-BX-0005 $165,981 Closed
2015 Nebraska State Patrol - Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant Program - FY15 NIJ FY 15 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program State of Nebraska NE 2015-CD-BX-0035 $63,705 Closed
2015 State of Nebraska - DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program NIJ FY 15 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program State of Nebraska NE 2015-DN-BX-0102 $276,018 Closed
2014 City of Omaha, Nebraska - Omaha Police DepartmentFY2014 NIJ Solving Cold Cases With DNAOmaha Cold Case Squad Intensive Case Review and DNA Analysis Program NIJ FY 14 Solving Cold Cases with DNA Ciy of Omaha, Nebraska NE 2014-DN-BX-K085 $269,846 Closed
2014 Nebraska State Patrol - Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program NIJ FY 14 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program Nebraska State Patrol NE 2014-CD-BX-0052 $63,029 Closed
2014 NIJ FY14 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program - Nebraska State Patrol NIJ FY 14 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Nebraska State Patrol NE 2014-DN-BX-0093 $280,370 Closed