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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: VA

Number of Awards: 257
Total Amount Awarded: $130,864,414

Funded Awards
FY Sort ascending Title Original Solicitation Recipient State Award Number Amount Status
2019 Accounting for Covariates in Forensic Error Rate Assessment and Evidence Interpretation Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 George Mason University VA 2019-DU-BX-0011 $495,056 Open
2019 Adaptation of the DNAse I procedure to the Biomek® NXP robotic platform for more efficient and automated sexual assault sample processing Research and Evaluation for the Testing and Interpretation of Physical Evidence in Publicly Funded Forensic Laboratories, FY 2019 Virginia Department of Forensic Science VA 2019-NE-BX-0002 $250,636 Open
2019 Completion of the SONIC-DE 2.0 System for Implementation in Forensic Laboratories Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 The Rector & Visitors of the University of VIrginia VA 2019-NE-BX-0004 $175,791 Open
2019 Determining Time Since Deposition of Epithelial Cell Samples Using Intrinsic Fluorescence Signatures Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Virginia Commonwealth University VA 2019-DU-BX-0041 $469,468 Open
2019 Improving Results from Touch DNA Evidence with Optimized Direct PCR Methods Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Bode Cellmark Forensics, Inc. dba Bode Technology VA 2019-DU-BX-0009 $453,146 Open
2019 Improving the Forensic Documentation of Injuries through Alternate Light: A Researcher-Practitioner Partnership Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women: Sexual Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, Stalking, and Teen Dating Violence, FY 2019 George Mason University VA 2019-NE-BX-0008 $398,719 Open
2019 Improving the Investigation, Clearance Rates, and Victim Restoration of Robberies: A Randomized Controlled Experiment Research and Evaluation on Policing, FY 2019 George Mason University VA 2019-R2-CX-0024 $548,246 Open
2019 NIJ FY19 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA, FY 2019 Department of Criminal Justice Services VA 2019-CD-BX-0049 $487,591 Open
2019 Strengthening the Medical Examiner System in Virginia Strengthening the Medical Examiner - Coroner System Program, FY 2019 Virginia Department of Health, Office Chief Medical Examiner VA 2019-DU-BX-0034 $100,000 Open
2019 The Effects of Synthetic Cathinone Chirality on Pharmacodynamics and Pharmacokinetics and Its Implications for Forensic Toxicology Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, FY 2019 Virginia Commonwealth University VA 2019-R2-CX-0046 $149,960 Open
2019 Through the Looking Glass Part II: Abuse of the Evolving Electronic Cigarette and the Impact of Vaping Ethanol in the Evaluation of Impairment Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Virginia Commonwealth University VA 2019-MU-MU-0007 $1,241,355 Awarded, but not yet accepted
2019 Towards Commercialization: Preliminary developmental validation of a high resolution melt curve mixture prediction assay and SVM tool Research and Evaluation for the Testing and Interpretation of Physical Evidence in Publicly Funded Forensic Laboratories, FY 2019 Virginia Commonwealth University VA 2019-DU-BX-0003 $399,699 Open
2019 Verification and evaluation of a miRNA panel for body fluid identification using DNA extracts Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes, FY 2019 Virginia Commonwealth University VA 2019-NE-BX-0005 $169,628 Open
2019 Virginia DFS CEBR Project 2019 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula), FY 2019 Virginia Department of Forensic Science VA 2019-DN-BX-0044 $1,656,427 Open
2018 A FOUNDATIONAL STUDY OF FIRE DEBRIS INTERPRETATION USING QUANTITATIVE MEASURES OF CHROMATOGRAPHIC FEATURES WITH THE APPLICATION OF ACE-V METHODOLOGY NIJ FY18 Research and Evaluation for the Testing and Interpretation of Physical Evidence in Publicly Funded Forensic Laboratories Department of Forensic Science VA 2018-DU-BX-0174 $176,490 Open
2018 A Paradigm Shift in Forensic Toxicology Screening: The Development and Validation of Two Automated Sample Preparation Techniques for the Comprehensive Screening of Biological Matrices Using High Resol NIJ FY18 Research and Evaluation for the Testing and Interpretation of Physical Evidence in Publicly Funded Forensic Laboratories Department of Forensic Science VA 2018-DU-BX-0168 $448,063 Open
2018 A Study on the Impact of Body-Worn Cameras on Inmate Misconduct in the Loudoun County, VA Adult Detention Center NIJ FY18 Research and Evaluation in Corrections The CNA Corporation VA 2018-75-CX-0019 $714,164 Open
2018 Applying Artificial Intelligence to Person-Based Policing Practices NIJ FY18 Understanding the Impacts of Policing Strategies and Practices Old Dominion University Research Foundation VA 2018-75-CX-0002 $563,411 Open
2018 Black Box Evaluation of Bloodstain Pattern Analysis Conclusions NIJ FY18 Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes Noblis, Inc. VA 2018-DU-BX-0214 $1,086,976 Open
2018 Criminal Justice Requirements Resources Consortium NIJ FY18 Criminal Justice Requirements and Resources Consortium The International Association of Chiefs of Police VA 2018-75-CX-K007 $300,000 Open
2018 DNA Analysis and the Postmortem Submersion Interval from the Microbiome of Waterlogged Skeletal Remains NIJ FY18 Graduate Research Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Virginia Commonwealth University VA 2018-R2-CX-0016 $49,981 Open
2018 ENHANCING FOUNDATIONAL VALIDITY OF FORENSIC FINDINGS IN MEDICO-LEGAL STRANGULATION EXAMINATIONS NIJ FY18 Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women: Sexual Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, Stalking, and Teen Dating Violence The Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia VA 2018-VA-CX-0004 $726,344 Open
2018 FY 2018 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction Program NIJ FY18 DNA Capacity Enhancement and Backlog Reduction (CEBR) Program (Formula) Virginia Department of Forensic Science VA 2018-DN-BX-0041 $1,297,996 Open
2018 Long-Term Study on the Impacts of Training and Peer Support on Relationship Quality and Mentee Outcomes Legacy OJJDP Research Grants James Madison University VA 2013-JU-FX-0002 $299,221 Closed
2018 NIJ FY18 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA NIJ FY18 Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Grants Program- FORMULA Department of Criminal Justice Services VA 2018-CD-BX-0037 $502,354 Open