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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: UT

Number of Awards: 57
Total Amount Awarded: $16,487,777

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2019 Assessment of Sexual Assault Kit (SAK) Evidence Selection Leading to Development of SAK Evidence Machine-Learning Model (SAK-ML Model) Research and Evaluation for the Testing and Interpretation of Physical Evidence in Publicly Funded Forensic Laboratories, FY 2019 Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2019-NE-BX-0001 $250,000 Open
2019 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant FY19 - Utah Department of Public Safety Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA, FY 2019 Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2019-CD-BX-0045 $272,275 Open
2018 FY 2018 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program NIJ FY18 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula) Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2018-DN-BX-0010 $631,912 Open
2018 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant FY18 - Utah Department of Public Safety NIJ FY18 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2018-CD-BX-0046 $271,960 Open
2017 FY 2017 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program-Utah Department of Public Safety NIJ FY17 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula) Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2017-DN-BX-0064 $691,354 Open
2017 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant FY 2017 - Utah Department of Public Safety NIJ FY17 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program (Formula) Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2017-CD-BX-0026 $108,332 Open
2016 A Comprehensive Test of the Methods and Models Used to Assign Geographic Origin to Human Skeletal Remains With Stable Isotope Data Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes IsoForensics, Inc. UT 2016-DN-BX-0157 $268,648 Closed
2016 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant FY 2016- Utah Department of Public Safety Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2016-CD-BX-0047 $78,235 Closed
2016 Skull fracture patterns from head impact in infants Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes University of Utah UT 2016-DN-BX-0160 $590,938 Open
2016 West Valley City Police Department Forensic Unit Firearms Examinations Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program West Valley City UT 2016-CD-BX-0066 $171,177 Closed
2015 FY2015 DNA Capacity Enhancment and Backlog Reduction Program - Utah Department of Public Safety NIJ FY 15 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2015-DN-BX-0024 $366,258 Closed
2015 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant FY 2015- Utah Department of Public Safety NIJ FY 15 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2015-CD-BX-0024 $69,326 Closed
2015 Prediction of Drug Interactions with Methadone, Buprenorphine and Oxycodone from in vitro Inhibition of Metabolism: A Continuation NIJ FY 15 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes University of Utah UT 2015-IJ-CX-K009 $1,276,160 Closed
2014 Data mining PCC annual reports NIJ FY 14 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes University of Utah UT 2014-R2-CX-K012 $176,030 Closed
2014 Factors Promoting Risk or Resilience Among Polyvictimized Youth in the Juvenile Justice System NIJ FY 14 Research and Evaluation on Children Exposed to Violence University of Utah UT 2014-R2-CX-0020 $816,031 Closed
2014 Fingernails as Recorders of Region-of-Origin and Travel History NIJ FY 14 Graduate Research Fellowship Program in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics University of Utah UT 2014-DN-BX-0003 $35,000 Closed
2014 FY2014 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program-Utah Department of Public Safety NIJ FY 14 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2014-DN-BX-0013 $342,222 Closed
2014 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grant FY 2014- Utah Department of Public Safety NIJ FY 14 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2014-CD-BX-0038 $64,966 Closed
2014 Salt Lake City Police Department Solving Homicide and Forcible Rape Cold Cases with DNA Project NIJ FY 14 Solving Cold Cases with DNA Salt Lake City Corporation UT 2014-DN-BX-K075 $270,000 Closed
2013 FY 2013 DNA Backlog Reduction Program-Utah Department of Public Safety NIJ FY 13 DNA Backlog Reduction Program Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2013-DN-BX-0115 $374,634 Closed
2013 Isotope Analyses of Hair as a Trace Evidence Tool to Reconstruct Human Movements: Establishing the Effects of the "Human Ecosystem" On Strontium and Oxygen Isotope Ratios NIJ FY 13 Basic Scientific Research to Support Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes IsoForensics, Inc. UT 2013-DN-BX-K009 $367,399 Closed
2013 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program FY 2013 - Utah Department of Public Safety NIJ FY 13 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2013-CD-BX-0032 $59,427 Closed
2012 FY 2012 DNA Backlog Reduction Program-Utah Department of Public Safety NIJ FY 12 DNA Backlog Reduction Program Utah Department of Public Safety UT 2012-DN-BX-0110 $372,125 Closed
2012 FY12 Solving Cold Cases With DNA-Unified Police of Greater Salt Lake NIJ FY 12 Solving Cold Cases with DNA Unified Police of Greater Salt Lake UT 2012-DN-BX-K029 $303,645 Closed
2012 Genome-Wide Forensic DNA Analysis NIJ FY 12 Applied Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes University of Utah UT 2012-DN-BX-K037 $541,266 Closed