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Awards: Listing of Funded Projects

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;  and fellowship programs.

You may browse the table below and use filter options to view awards by award status, State, fiscal year, awardee name, city or perform a keyword search.

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State: NE

Number of Awards: 57
Total Amount Awarded: $12,547,831

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2020 Automatic Acquisition and Identification of Footwear Class Characteristics NIJ Non-solicited Applications, FY 2020 BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA NE 2019-MU-MU-4096 $380,405 Open
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 Regulation of Synthetically Engineered Organisms as Sources of Bio-Hacking and Bio-Terrorism GRF-STEM Continuations, FY 2019 Board of Regents, Univ of Nebraska, Univ of Nebraska-Lincoln NE 2016-R2-CX-0023 $50,000 Open
2018 Regulation of Synthetically Engineered Organisms as Sources of Bio-Hacking and Bio-Terrorism NIJ FY18 Continuations Board of Regents, Univ of Nebraska, Univ of Nebraska-Lincoln NE 2016-R2-CX-0023 $50,000 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 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 Therapeutic Jurisprudence and Probationer Decision Making: A Social Cognitive Model NIJ FY 14 Research on Offender Decision Making and Desistance from Crime Board of Regents, Univ of Nebraska, Univ of Nebraska-Lincoln NE 2014-MU-CX-0006 $641,614 Closed
2013 FY2013 Forensic DNA Backlog Reducation Program - Nebraska State Patrol NIJ FY 13 DNA Backlog Reduction Program Nebraska State Patrol NE 2013-DN-BX-0016 $325,649 Closed
2013 FY2013 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program NIJ FY 13 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program Nebraska State Patrol NE 2013-CD-BX-0023 $58,186 Closed
2012 FY2012 Forensic DNA Backlog Reduction Program - Nebraska State Patrol NIJ FY 12 DNA Backlog Reduction Program Nebraska State Patrol NE 2012-DN-BX-0003 $324,535 Closed
2012 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program - Nebraska State Patrol NIJ FY 12 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program Nebraska State Patrol NE 2012-CD-BX-0057 $63,517 Closed
2011 "FY2011 DNA Backlog Reduction Program" - Nebraska State Patrol NIJ FY 11 DNA Backlog Reduction Program Nebraska State Patrol NE 2011-DN-BX-K496 $353,073 Closed
2011 City of Omaha - Omaha Police DepartmentPaul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants ProgramOmaha Crime Lab Enhancement Program NIJ FY 11 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program City of Omaha NE 2011-CD-BX-0086 $83,141 Closed
2011 Evaluation of location-based services for police: GPS-enabled cell phones and laptops for applications of law enforcement patrol NIJ FY 11 Office of Science and Technology Continuations Board of Regents, University of Nebraska - Lincoln NE 2010-DE-BX-K001 $200,000 Closed