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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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State: TN

Number of Awards: 79
Total Amount Awarded: $45,008,495

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2019 2019 MNPD DNA Capacity Enhancement for Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program Grant DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 Metropolitan Government of Nashville And Davidson County TN 2019-DN-BX-0043 $250,000 Open
2019 FFY 2019 State of Tennessee Forensic Science ImprovementApplication Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA, FY 2019 State of Tennessee TN 2019-CD-BX-0018 $387,546 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 Implementing NAGPRA: Connecting Medical Examiner and Coroner Offices to Tribal Partners Tribal-Researcher Capacity Building Grants Solicitation, FY 2019 University of Tennessee TN 2019-75-CX-0015 $114,540 Open
2019 Maximizing the Potential of the Pathology Fellowship Program at the West Tennessee Regional Forensic Center Strengthening the Medical Examiner - Coroner System Program, FY 2019 The University of Tennessee Health Science Center TN 2019-AR-BX-0005 $100,000 Open
2019 Tennessee's DNA Capacity Building and Backlog Reduction Program - CEBR FFY 2019 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 Tennessee Bureau of Investigation TN 2019-DN-BX-0115 $1,619,724 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 FFY 2018 State of Tennessee Forensic Science Improvement Application NIJ FY18 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA State of Tennessee TN 2018-CD-BX-0010 $398,322 Open
2018 FY 2018 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program NIJ FY18 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula) Tennessee Bureau of Investigation TN 2018-DN-BX-0009 $1,851,363 Open
2018 Maximizing the potential of the Pathology Fellowship program at the West Tennessee Regional Forensic Center NIJ FY18 Strengthening the Medical Examiner-Coroner System Program The University of Tennessee Health Science Center TN 2018-DU-BX-0152 $100,000 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 FFY 2017 State of Tennessee Forensic Science Improvement Application (Formula) NIJ FY17 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program (Formula) State of Tennessee TN 2017-CD-BX-0005 $157,649 Open
2017 Postmortem Interval Estimation from Bone Marrow Lipids NIJ FY17 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Lincoln Memorial University TN 2017-DN-BX-0146 $377,535 Open
2017 Soil fungal and nematode community changes as a methodology for determining long-term postmortem interval after cadaver mass loss NIJ FY17 Graduate Research Fellowship Program in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics The University of Tennessee TN 2017-R2-CX-0008 $50,000 Open
2017 The Neuroscience of Evidentiary Rules: The Case of the Present Sense Impression NIJ FY17 Graduate Research Fellowship Program in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Vanderbilt University TN 2017-IJ-CX-0007 $49,898 Open
2016 Establishing a Rank Order for Skeletal Element Sampling: Examining Differential DNA Yield Rates Among and Between Buried Human Skeletal Elements as Compared to Surface Recovered Skeletal Elements Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes The University of Tennessee TN 2016-DN-BX-0178 $270,616 Closed
2016 FFY 2016 State of Tennessee Forensic Science Improvement Application Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program State of Tennessee TN 2016-CD-BX-0032 $172,359 Closed
2016 ICPUTRD: Image Cloud Platform for Use in Tagging and Research on Decomposition Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes The University of Tennessee TN 2016-DN-BX-0179 $327,372 Closed
2016 Implications of Three-Dimensional Laser Scanned Images for the Criminal Justice System Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes The University of Tennessee TN 2016-DN-BX-0177 $160,300 Open
2016 Nashville Longitudinal Study of Youth Safety and Wellbeing Comprehensive School Safety Initiative Vanderbilt University TN 2016-CK-BX-K002 $4,916,705 Open
2016 Tennessee's FFY 2016 DBRG Project DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Tennessee Bureau of Investigations TN 2016-DN-BX-0137 $1,415,098 Open
2015 Combined Temperature and Humidity Control to Tune Latent Fingermark Development by Superglue Fuming NIJ FY 15 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes The University of Tennessee TN 2015-IJ-CX-K015 $264,842 Closed
2015 Expanding on Total Body Score with Use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) NIJ FY 15 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes The University of Tennessee TN 2015-DN-BX-K019 $250,024 Closed
2015 FFY 2015 State of Tennessee Forensic Science Improvement Application NIJ FY 15 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program State of Tennessee TN 2015-CD-BX-0030 $155,243 Closed
2015 Tennessee's FFY 2015 DBRG Program NIJ FY 15 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Tennessee Bureau of Investigations TN 2015-DN-BX-0116 $2,162,375 Closed